Utah Bass Fishing
All about fishing for smallmouth and largemouth bass in Utah lakes.
Bass Fishing Lakes In Utah
There are some excellent bass waters in Utah. Major lakes including Deer Creek Reservoir, Flaming Gorge Reservoir, Jordanelle Reservoir, Lake Powell, Pineview Reservoir, Piute Reservoir, Sevier Bridge Reservoir, Starvation Lake and Utah Lake all have healthy populations of bass. Other smaller lakes, ponds and rivers also hold bass.
World record: 22 lbs 4 oz
UT State Record: 10 lbs 2 oz
World record: 11 lbs 15 oz
UT State Record: 7 lbs 6 oz
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Bass are one of the most sought after of all the game fish. Its appeal spans cultures, age groups and genders to tap on the heart strings of anglers everywhere. Join us in our endeavor to offer information about bass fishing on your favorite bass lake in Utah.
Catch big bass!
The Utah state record largemouth bass came out of Lake Powell and Midview Reservoir (Lake Borham) produced the UT state record smallmouth bass.
Bass fishing information, by state.
Learn the lifecycle of a bass
The more you know about the seasonal migration of bass, the more likely you are to be looking in the right area next time you visit Utah bass fishing lakes. Bass become active in spring and begin the spawning process in shallow water. As summer arrives they move to deeper, cooler water. In fall they migrate into the shallows again and feed heavily preparing for their move to deeper water to wait out winter. Visit the bass fishing page for more in-depth information about bass activities.
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