Paris Creek

Tributary of the Bear Lake Outlet

    Paris Creek in Bear Lake County is 16.3 miles in length.

    Species Observed in Surveys

    Fish Stocking Records

    Date Species Quantity General Size
    6/26/2019 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    6/5/2019 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    6/26/2018 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    5/25/2018 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    6/26/2017 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    6/8/2017 Rainbow Trout 256 Greater than 6 inches
    6/28/2016 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    5/24/2016 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    7/1/2015 Rainbow Trout 251 Greater than 6 inches
    5/14/2015 Rainbow Trout 252 Greater than 6 inches
    7/1/2014 Rainbow Trout 252 Greater than 6 inches
    5/22/2014 Rainbow Trout 249 Greater than 6 inches
    7/1/2013 Rainbow Trout 249 Greater than 6 inches
    5/21/2013 Rainbow Trout 247 Greater than 6 inches
    6/25/2012 Rainbow Trout 255 Greater than 6 inches
    5/21/2012 Rainbow Trout 255 Greater than 6 inches
    6/30/2011 Rainbow Trout 495 Greater than 6 inches
    6/15/2010 Rainbow Trout 495 Greater than 6 inches
    6/30/2009 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    6/4/2009 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    6/19/2008 Rainbow Trout 650 Greater than 6 inches
    6/27/2007 Rainbow Trout 248 Greater than 6 inches
    5/25/2007 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
    6/26/2006 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    5/23/2006 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
    9/1/2005 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    6/28/2005 Rainbow Trout 249 Greater than 6 inches
    5/20/2005 Rainbow Trout 398 Greater than 6 inches
    6/30/2004 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    5/26/2004 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    7/1/2003 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    5/22/2003 Rainbow Trout 244 Greater than 6 inches
    7/2/2002 Rainbow Trout 110 Greater than 6 inches
    6/5/2002 Rainbow Trout 249 Greater than 6 inches
    5/21/2002 Rainbow Trout 249 Greater than 6 inches
    6/26/2000 Rainbow Trout 75 Greater than 6 inches
    6/14/2000 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    5/25/2000 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    7/2/1999 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    6/22/1999 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    5/26/1999 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    8/5/1998 Rainbow Trout 375 Greater than 6 inches
    7/2/1998 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    5/19/1998 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    8/6/1997 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    7/24/1997 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    6/30/1997 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    7/10/1996 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    8/2/1995 Rainbow Trout 200 Greater than 6 inches
    5/23/1995 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
    8/9/1994 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
    5/25/1994 Rainbow Trout 100 Greater than 6 inches
    6/18/1993 Rainbow Trout 501 Greater than 6 inches
    8/6/1991 Rainbow Trout 100 Greater than 6 inches
    6/4/1991 Rainbow Trout 505 Greater than 6 inches
    8/1/1990 Rainbow Trout 200 Greater than 6 inches
    6/6/1990 Rainbow Trout 525 Greater than 6 inches
    7/5/1989 Rainbow Trout 252 Greater than 6 inches
    6/28/1988 Rainbow Trout 560 Greater than 6 inches
    7/16/1987 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
    7/9/1986 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
    6/17/1985 Rainbow Trout 510 Greater than 6 inches
    7/12/1984 Rainbow Trout 508 Greater than 6 inches
    7/19/1983 Rainbow Trout 504 Greater than 6 inches
    7/13/1982 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
    8/30/1972 Brook Trout 4,750 Less than 6 inches
    8/22/1972 Rainbow Trout 150 Greater than 6 inches
    8/18/1972 Brook Trout 11,875 Less than 6 inches
    8/2/1972 Rainbow Trout 340 Greater than 6 inches
    6/19/1972 Rainbow Trout 180 Greater than 6 inches
    5/19/1972 Rainbow Trout 330 Greater than 6 inches
    8/10/1971 Rainbow Trout 900 Greater than 6 inches
    6/15/1971 Rainbow Trout 320 Greater than 6 inches
    5/14/1971 Rainbow Trout 702 Greater than 6 inches
    6/26/1970 Rainbow Trout 290 Greater than 6 inches
    5/8/1970 Rainbow Trout 1,750 Greater than 6 inches
    10/2/1969 Rainbow Trout 270 Greater than 6 inches
    7/7/1969 Rainbow Trout 300 Greater than 6 inches
    5/23/1969 Rainbow Trout 660 Greater than 6 inches
    9/13/1968 Rainbow Trout 460 Greater than 6 inches
    8/26/1968 Rainbow Trout 460 Greater than 6 inches
    7/15/1968 Rainbow Trout 240 Greater than 6 inches
    6/18/1968 Rainbow Trout 210 Greater than 6 inches
    5/17/1968 Rainbow Trout 1,015 Less than 6 inches
    Source: IDFG Fish Stocking Database.

    Licenses and Tags

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    Fishing Rules

    All Waters Open All Year

    Except as modified in Special Rules
    Fishing is not allowed within the posted upstream and downstream boundary of any fish weir or trap.

    Daily Bag Limits

    The following daily bag limits apply to all waters within each region except as modified in the Special Rules. The possession limit is 3-times the daily bag limit after the second day of the season.

    Special Rules

    Bear River tributaries all tributaries including the Cub River and Thomas Fork Bear River
    • Trout limit is 6, no harvest of Cutthroat Trout
    Southeast Region Bag Limits
    Bass (Largemouth and Smallmouth)
    • Bass limit is 6, both species combined
    • None under 14 inches
    Brook Trout
    • Brook Trout limit is 25
    • Harvest allowed during any open season unless otherwise noted under Special Rules - if gear or bait restrictions are listed, they must be followed when fishing for Brook Trout
    Cisco (Bear Lake only)
    • Cisco limit is 30
    Kokanee
    • Kokanee limit is 6
    Sturgeon
    • Sturgeon limit is 0, catch-and-release
    • Sturgeon must not be removed from the water and must be released upon landing
    • Barbless hooks and sliding sinkers are required, see fishing regulations for details
    Tiger Muskie
    • Tiger Muskie limit is 2, none under 40 inches
    Trout includes Brown Trout, Lake Trout, Cutthroat Trout, Rainbow Trout, and trout hybrids (e.g. Tiger Trout)
    • Trout limit is 6, all species combined
    • In rivers and streams, only 2 of the 6 trout may be Cutthroat Trout
    • Does not include Bull Trout and Brook Trout which are listed separately
    Whitefish
    • Whitefish limit is 25
    • Harvest allowed during any open season unless otherwise noted under Special Rules - if gear or bait restrictions are listed, they must be followed when fishing for whitefish
    Protected Nongame Fish includes Northern Leatherside Chub, Bear Lake Sculpin, and Bluehead Sucker (also known as Green Sucker)
    • May not be harvested or possessed
    All Other Fish Species includes bullfrogs and crayfish
    • No bag, size or possession limit
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