Millsite Reservoir & State Park

Fishing report

  • Rating: Slow
  • Conditions: On July 12, Tom Ogden fly fished from a kick boat for five hours and caught three cutthroats and two rainbows. All fish ranged from 14-16 inches. Tom used a fast sinking line and a size 8 bead head green meanie pattern, size 4 bead head olive leech, and a size 6 bead head crystal bugger. Tom had only five other hits and all occurred before 11 a.m. Tom did not see any other boaters or shoreline anglers catch fish.


  • Location: Emery County
  • Directions: Located off Utah State Road 10 at Ferron, four miles west on Ferron Canyon Road.
  • Type: State park
  • Size: 440 acres
  • Elevation: 6,100 feet
  • Hours: 6 am to 10 pm (summer)
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  • Regulations: To see what statewide or special regulations apply to this waterbody, please read the current Fishing Guidebook.
  • Site amenities: Campsites, RV facilities, showers, boating, nearby golf course and mountain biking
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  • Site description: Millsite State Park offers a boat ramp, tent and RV camping, day-use area, restrooms, showers, and sewage disposal. Reservations may be made online at or by calling (801) 322-3770 within the Salt Lake City area or toll-free at (800) 322-3770.

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