"The Berry"

Strawberry Reservoir Fishing & Recreation

Strawberry Reservoir is 80 miles from Salt Lake City in a gorgeous mountainous valley of the Uinta National Forest.

7,612 Feet
Strawberry or as the locals like to call it “The Berry”, is Utah’s number one trout fishing location boasting clear waters and trophy sized trout. Here at Strawberry you will find Cutthroat Trout, Rainbow Trout, and Kokanee Salmon fishing. Strawberry Reservoir is enjoyed all year long for great swimming, boating, hiking, hunting, snowmobiling, and of course fishing.

Boat Ramps

There are four marinas that provide access to Strawberry Reservoir.

  • Aspen
  • Soldier Creek Marina 
  • Strawberry Bay Marina - has a restaurant and lodge 
  • Renegade
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Planning your trip to Strawberry Reservoir

There are four marinas with paved boat ramps, two campgrounds, pavilions, marina stores, and more to make a perfect day on the water.

Heber is the nearest city to Strawberry Reservoir. In Heber you can find plenty of dining, lodging, and entertainment opportunities. 


  • Strawberry Bay Campground 
  • Soldier Creek Recreation

Camping / lodging

The two campgrounds at Strawberry are full service with toilets, fire pits, and more. Nearby, Heber offers hotels, motels, vacation rentals, bed and breakfasts, RV accommodations, and more camping options.


There is a restaurant and lodge at the Strawberry Bay Marina. Heber Valley is close and has a wide variety of food, drink, grocery, and supplies. Two Heber favorites are Dairy Keen and Back 40.


Strawberry Reservoir has pleasant summer temperatures rarely reaching over 90 degrees. The water can be a bit chilly as it only gets as warm as 75 degrees. Spring and Fall are very pleasant but can be a little chilly, perfect for great fishing. Winter Strawberry Reservoir will ice over and snowmobilers can be found out getting premier access to the fishing.


Leashed pets are permitted at Strawberry. Dogs are allowed in the water at Strawberry. Be sure to clean up after your pets.

Fishing Areas

  • Strawberry Basin 
  • Meadow Basin
  • The Narrows
  • Soldier Creek Basin 

Lakes & Rivers

Colorado River

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Flaming Gorge

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Green River

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Lake Powell

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Provo River

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Strawberry Reservoir

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