: STRAWBERRY RESERVOIR: The annual Cutthroat Trout Viewing Day will be held at the Strawberry Reservoir Visitor Center on May 28 from 9 a.m. to noon. The Strawberry Bay Marina will be hosting another tagged fish contest in 2016, and the contest kickoff will also be held May 28. Kokanee salmon are starting to bite, so try using bright-colored lures to catch them at depths of 10 to 30 feet. The docks are in at both the marina side and the Soldier Creek side. Water temperatures are averaging around 45°F. For the most recent updates, call Strawberry Bay Marina at 435-548-2261. The reservoir is currently 75 percent full.
Reported by: Utah D.W.R
Lures & Spinners
Cutthroat and Rainbow Trout
Strawberry Reservoir is at 7,600 feet with a 17,200-acre surface area. Managed
recreation season is May through October. High use on holidays and weekends. Ice
fishing very popular during the winter months. Available fish species include
rainbow trout and cutthroat trout. An interpretative trail exists at the
fish-stripping station. Reservations are accepted at certain campsites. Fees
charged. Stream fishing above and below
the reservoir. More information
on Strawberry Reservoir
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Regulations for the reservoir include an aggregate limit of four trout or kokanee salmon. No more than two of which may be cutthroat trout under 15 inches and no more than one may be a cutthroat over 22 inches long. All cutthroat between 15 and 22 inches must be immediately released (any trout with cutthroat markings is considered a cutthroat).