Idaho Fishing Report
If you’re planning a fishing trip to Idaho, you have some
excellent choices for lakes and streams throughout the state including American Falls Reservoir, Anderson Ranch Reservoir, Arrowrock Reservoir, Bear Lake, Blackfoot Reservoir, Brownlee Reservoir, C J Strike Reservoir, Cascade Reservoir, Coeur D'Alene Lake, Deadwood Reservoir, Dworshak Reservoir, Hayden Lake, Hells Canyon Reservoir, Henry's Lake, Island Park Reservoir, Lake Pend Oreille, Lake Walcott, Lucky Peak Reservoir, Magic Reservoir, Mormon Reservoir, Mud Lake, Palisades Reservoir, Payette Lake, Priest Lake, Redfish Lake, Ririe Reservoir, Salmon Falls Creek Reservoir, Spirit Lake and others. Many
of the lakes in Idaho have camping facilities as well as other
accommodations nearby. Idaho is well known for excellent Bass,
Salmon and Trout fishing. Additionally, in waters around the state
you’ll find populations of Walleye, Crappie, Catfish, Tiger Musky, Northern Pike and sunfish including Green Sunfish, Pumpkinseed Sunfish, Warmouth, Yellow Perch
which are plentiful in some waters.
Fishing is regulated in Idaho by the Fish & Game Department.
You can check their website for current fishing reports. Other
fishing reports are offered by independent services which collect
information from fishermen. Some reports are divided by regions
(southern, northern, eastern and western), some are listed by fish
species while others are listed simply lake-by-lake.
Reading Idaho Fishing Reports
Often archived Idaho fishing reports from prior years can help
you identify seasonal patterns for a specific lake. Review the
prior reports to find consistent information for summer months
of June, July and August. The information will be different than
that for the fall months of September and October. Winter months
of November, December, January and February will show reports unique
to this time of year, possibly including ice fishing reports. Pay
special attention to the spring (March, April and May) fishing
reports from prior years as they should provide information to
help you predict the approximate time for the spawn.
If you are considering a visit to Idaho for a fishing trip and
are unfamiliar with the area, some of the major cities in Idaho
include Lewiston, Sandpoint, Elk City, Gibbonsville, Boise, Nampa,
Idaho Falls, Pocatello, Rexburg, Twin Falls and others scattered
across ID, some with fishing opportunities nearby. To enhance your
fishing experience, you may want to hire a local guide. Click here
for a list of Idaho
Idaho Fishing Reports
The fishing report resources listed below offer independent information
about fishing conditions at various lakes, rivers and streams in
Idaho. Use this information knowing that weather and other factors
may have caused fishing conditions to change since the reports
Fish-n-Hunt - Idaho Fishing Report
Best of luck to you on all your fishing trips in Idaho. Use the
navigation on the left to find fishing reports for other states.
Idaho Fishing Reports For Lakes, Rivers and Streams