Moose Pond

Fishing report

  • Rating: Fair
  • Conditions: The pond has over a foot of ice. Anglers report fair to good fishing, mostly for stocked rainbows. Try tipping a small jig with meal worms or artificial bait. The bites have been light so set the hook. Remember, you are only in three to six feet of water.


  • Location: Daggett County
  • Directions: Alongside Highway 44, south of Manila, at roughly mile marker 9.5.
  • Type: Fishing
  • Size: Pond
  • Elevation: 8,115 feet
  • Hours: 24/7
  • Likely catch: Rainbow Trout
  • Possible catch:
  • Regulations: To see what statewide or special regulations apply to this waterbody, please read the current Fishing Guidebook.
  • Site amenities: Scenic Byway pullout provides parking, toilets, trail to water and intrepretive signs
  • Handicap access: Trail down almost to the water
  • Site description: Small pond stocked with catchable rainbow trout located along Hwy 44. Area surrounded by lodgepole pine and a few aspen. Good area to see deer, elk, small mammals and birds. Wayside interpretive site on the Flaming Gorge-Uintas National Scenic Byway with the theme: "Wildlife Through the Ages."

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