Holmes Creek Reservoir

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This pond is located in Layton has several species of fish. The 35 acre pond is one of the larger community waters. There is no swimming, floating or boating allowed on the reservoir. Access around the reservoir is good, however, it does require some walking. The vegetation around the reservoir can be quite dense, which makes fishing difficult — especially in the spring.

Latest fishing report

Few anglers are fishing the reservoir, but those that do report good fishing for catching trout. Try fishing with a worm under a bobber or on the bottom, with PowerBait on the bottom or with a lure. Anglers fishing from non-motorized watercraft also report good fishing. Please pack out your garbage and pick up any trash you see. The pond is private property, so make sure you obtain a free Walk-in Access authorization number before fishing. (Last updated 11-25-2016)


  • Location: Davis County
  • Directions: In Layton, turn west off US-89 onto Gentile Street (just north of 1200 North)
  • Type: Community Fishing
  • Size: 35 acres
  • Elevation: 4,757 feet
  • Hours: No restrictions
  • Likely catch: Bluegill, Bullhead Catfish, Common Carp, Channel Catfish, Black Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Rainbow Trout
  • Possible catch: Walleye
  • Regulations: To see what statewide or special regulations apply to this waterbody, please read the current Fishing Guidebook.
  • Site amenities: None
  • Handicap access: None

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