Directions: Deer Creek Reservoir is located in Wasatch County, Utah. From Heber take US 189 southwest about 4 miles. This is the road across from the Arby's in Heber. From I-15 take the 800 N exit in Orem to the Provo Canyon proceed up about 11 miles. All watercraft exiting Deer Creek are legally required to decontaminate. For more info on Quagga Mussels and decontamination click here.
Fish Species: Rainbow Trout, Perch, Largemouth Bass, Walleye, Brown Trout, Smallmouth Bass, White Bass, Black Bullhead Catfish.
Fishing Regulations: Updated for the 2021 fishing season. No limit on white bass or black bullhead catfish. Anglers must not release any white bass or black bullhead catfish they catch. All white bass or black bullhead catfish must be immediately killed. Anglers may use corn as bait. Closed to the use of underwater spearfishing to take largemouth and smallmouth bass from April 1 through the fourth Saturday of June.
Quagga Muscles were discovered in 2014. Utah code on decontamination.
Nearby Areas to Fish: Provo River, Vivian Park Pond, Strawberry Reservoir, Utah Lake, Jordanelle Reservoir, Timber Lakes. Tibble Fork Reservoir, American Fork River, Silver Lake Flat Reservoir, Silver Lake, Highland Glen Park Pond, Manilla Creek Park Pond.