Tag Archives: Fishing

Boy Scouts fishing
By Madison Austin
Mar 20, 2018

Hooked on fishing – How to give Scouts the best fishing experience

In Utah, there are so many beautiful places, near and far, to take Scouts fishing. Whether you want to try a simple pond or explore a wild river, the options are almost endless. In this article, I explore what I learned at the University of Scouting this year about the many ways to get Scouts actively involved […]

By Madison Austin
Jul 31, 2017

The August Activities at Wasatch Mountain State Park You Don’t Want to Miss

There is a lot going on at Wasatch Mountain State Park this August, so get out and enjoy your park!  Here’s the schedule:  Saturday, August 5, at 7 pm: Night Animals Program Sunday, August 6, 10am-12pm: Historic Huber Grove Tour: Saturday, August 12, 8am-5pm: Military Appreciation Day Saturday, August 12, 9am-1pm: Trail Work Day Saturday, […]

By Ken Cluff
Jun 11, 2015

Leave No Trace Fishing

The fish in Utah are finally fully awake! It’s been a long winter and the days are getting longer, the snow has melted from the lower lakes and streams and the ice is thawing from the higher elevations. Insects are hatching and the fish are biting. I spent a few days on the water last […]

By Boys Life
Apr 20, 2014

How to Catch Trout and Smallmouth Bass

Boys’ Life asked pro angler Tom Redington how he lands prizewinning fish — and how you can, too. Here are his hints for catching various species of fish. “Tactic: Shallow Cranking “Tackle needed: 2-inch or smaller crankbait that runs 4 feet or shallower, in natural minnow or crawfish colors “Where: Clear rocky streams and rivers […]

By Salt Lake Tribune
Apr 17, 2014

Amazing Fishing at Frandsen Scout Ranch on Scofield Reservoir

Frandsen Scout Ranch at Scofield Reservoir, known for it frontier theme and aquatics adventures, can boast about its excellent fishing too. According to Brent Prettyman: “No Utah fishery has turned out more record fish in the past five years. Scofield has become the tiger trout (hybrid between a brook and a brown trout) capital of the West — with […]