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Rockport Reservoir

Rockport Reservoir
Rockport Reservoir


Current Conditions:

Last checked for updates: 1/24/2017

Current Conditions

Ice Thickness:  The ice is 6-7 inches around most of the reservoir and 8-10 inches by the dam. The edges of the ice around the lake are getting soft, be careful getting on and off the ice. The top layer of ice is a bit slushy. Please use caution when going out onto the ice!
Fishing Report: Fishing is good right now, not fantastic. People are catching some really nice 18 in rainbows. Perch are making a come back, they are suspended in about 20 ft of water. The rainbow are suspended in 10-15 ft. Jigs with a night crawler are working well. Fishing report can change daily so please visit the Utah DWR website for the most up-to-date conditions.
Day-Use: All Day Use areas in the park are open. Water has been turned off at Highland day-use and the fish cleaning station has been winterized.
Launch Ramp: Closed, the launch ramp is blocked by ice.
Campground: We have winterized the park on October 31st. The water has been turned off at Riverside, Cedar Point, and Juniper campgrounds. The other campgrounds are still open and available for walk up only (no reservations). The dump station is open year round.
Surface: Open
Water Level: 54%
Road Conditions: Clear
Last Updated: January 16th, 2017


Rockport Reservoir (also called Wanship Reservoir) is a large lake located on the Weber River midway between Kamas and Coalville. The reservoir shoreline is owned entirely by the state of Utah. Public access is unrestricted, but fees are charged to use park facilities.

Rockport is a popular ice fishing destination, especially for Perch enthusiasts anxious to catch lots of tasty Yellow Perch through the ice.

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