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Rockport Reservoir

Rockport Reservoir
Rockport Reservoir


Current Conditions:

Last checked for updates: 3/22/2019

Current Conditions

Fishing Report: Anglers are catching 12- to 22-inch trout about five feet down, and they’re catching 8- to 10-inch perch off the bottom in 45 to 50 feet of water. Try using a white/pink mini forage minnow tipped with a wax worm or perch meat, a white paddle bug with a neon-green head, or a white tube with an orange tail tipped with a wax worm. Try using a white paddle bug (tipped with shrimp), glow chartreuse and white/orange small tungsten jigs, glow perch talkers, white tube jigs tipped with mealworm, ice flies, gizzy bugs (white with red specks), chartreuse plastics or an ivory paddle bug tipped with cut perch eyes or wax worms.
Ice Conditions: 16-18 inches however the edges are very soft the first 2-8 feet is very thin and/or standing water.
Water Level: 47%
Ice is Never 100% Safe! — Do not judge ice safety on thickness alone. Ice does not form or maintain a uniform thickness. Snow, wind, slush, temperature, and other factors can cause ice thickness and strength to vary greatly, even within inches. Recreate on ice at your own risk and verify ice thickness as you head out. Click here to learn more ice safety tips.
Park Fees: The gate staff is no longer staffed. Please use the self pay envelopes for park entrance and camping fees.
Day-Use: Pinery day use is closed for the season. Highland day use is open.
Launch Ramp: We have pulled out docks for this boating season.
Campground: Juniper is closed for the season.
Crandall is also closed for the season.
Riverside campground is now closed for the season.
Twin Coves and Cottonwood Campgrounds are open and first come first serve. Please pay by envelope at the entrance and display the tag on your dashboard.
Fire Restrictions- Fires are allowed in designated fire pits, all campsites have fire pits.
Last Updated: March 8, 2019

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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