Bonneville Cutthroat Trout

Oncorhynchus clarkii utah

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Basic Information

Order

Salmoniformes

Family

Salmonidae

Size

Bonneville Cutthroat Trout are generally up to 16 inches in length.

Weight

Bonneville Cutthroat Trout (Oncorhynchus clarkii utah) facts, description, range, pictures and fly fishing tips to help you catch and identify the fish.

Range

Eastern Idaho, Nevada, Wyoming and Utah

What does the Bonneville Cutthroat Trout look like?

Bonneville Trout have a silver/gray coloration with sparse large round spotting and the distinctive crimson jaw.

How to catch Bonneville Cutthroat Trout

Head to the Strawberry Reservoir in Utah for a decent chance at landing the elusive Bonneville Cutthroat Trout.

Bonneville Cutthroat Trout Facts

Bonneville Cuttthroat Trout are the state fish of Utah and was an important food source to both Native Americans and early Mormon settlers. Bonneville Cutthroat are known to be an easy catch for anglers due to their lack of wariness.

Bonneville Cutthroat Trout Distribution



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