- Rating: Good
- Conditions: Anglers report fair to excellent fishing for rainbows, bass and bluegill from shore and boats. Bass and bluegill have moved back into the shallows. Worms and artificial baits are working well from shore while crankbaits, brightly-colored spoons and crayfish-colored jigs are producing for shore anglers and boaters. Fish can be anywhere from the surface to depths in the 30- to 40-foot range. The hot weather has initiated a summer pattern where the trout move deeper and are mostly active in the cooler hours of early morning and evenings. The water level has come up but still remains low enough to expose rocks and sandbars.
- Location: Uintah County
- Directions: Located 15 minutes north of Vernal on Higway 191
- Type: Blue Ribbon
- Size: 823 acres
- Elevation: 5,300 feet
- Hours: Park open 6 a.m. to 10 p
- Likely catch: Rainbow Trout, Largemouth Bass, Bluegill
- Possible catch: Brown Trout
- Regulations: To see what statewide or special regulations apply to this waterbody, please read the current Fishing Guidebook.
- Site amenities: Boat ramp, campground, restrooms, fish cleaning station
- Handicap access: There are no ADA facilities
- Site description: Steinaker Reservoir is a beautiful State Park located at the foot of the Uinta Mountains. The park has camp sites, restrooms,water, boat ramp and a fish cleaning station. Steinaker has very good rainbow trout, largemouth bass and bluegill fishing. Trophy size brown trout are also caught at Steinaker every year. Steinaker is also a popular swimming, boating and ice fishing water.