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Gooseberry Reservoir

Latest fishing report

Gooseberry Reservoir was stocked on Oct. 9 with 1,500 fingerling Arctic grayling and more than 1,200 rainbow trout averaging over 11 inches long this summer. Try using worms, PowerBait, spinners or dark soft hackle flies for catching trout. Anglers have also had success catching cutthroat trout using Mepps spinners. Gooseberry Reservoir may soon freeze over, so use caution. (Last update 11-15-18)

Details

  • Location: Near Scofield in the Manti-La Sal National Forest
  • Directions: Head south on UT-96 for about 3 miles, follow the road as it becomes UT-264 for another 6.5 miles, turn right at 225 Forest RD, take a slight left at Quakie Mountain RD and drive about 7 miles
  • Type: Fishing
  • Size: 57.3 acres
  • Elevation: 8,428 feet
  • Hours:
  • Likely catch: Rainbow Trout
  • Possible catch: Cutthroat Trout
  • Regulations: To see what statewide or special regulations apply to this waterbody, please read the current Fishing Guidebook.
  • Site amenities: Forest Service Campground, vault toilets, fire pits, tables and drinking water
  • Handicap access: