Electric Lake

Fishing report

  • Rating: Fair
  • Conditions: Officer T.J. Robertson reported fair fishing for trout with worms, silver spoons, or gold and silver Jake's lures. At the north end, anglers were doing well with spinners where the creek flowed into the lake. On May 24, two anglers posted a report on, saying they caught a total of four kokanee, five cutthroats and one tiger. The biggest cutthroat was 13 inches. The biggest kokanee was 11 inches. They used Rocky Mountain tackle tipped with squid. The anglers saw big schools of kokanee stacked in the dam bay at 80–100 feet down. They caught their fish at depths ranging from five to 30 feet.


  • Location: Emery County
  • Directions: Drive south on Highway 10 from Price to Huntington, turn onto Highway 31 and drive about 26 miles
  • Type: Fishing
  • Size: 425 acres
  • Elevation: 8,575 feet
  • Hours: No restrictions
  • Likely catch: Cutthroat trout
  • Possible catch: Tiger trout, Kokanee salmon, Rainbow trout
  • Regulations: To see what statewide or special regulations apply to this waterbody, please read the current Fishing Guidebook.
  • Site amenities: A high-water boat ramp
  • Handicap access: None
  • Site description: Electric Lake is home to good populations of Yellowstone cutthroat trout.

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