Oneida Narrows Reservoir

Flows into the Bear River

  • Recommended Fishing Water

Oneida Narrows Reservoir in Franklin County is 420.7 acres.

Facilities

Motor Restriction
No
Boat Ramp
Yes
Dock
Yes
Toilet
Yes
Campground
Yes
ADA Access
Handicap Accessible

Recommended Game Fish

Fish Stocking Records

Date Species Quantity General Size
2023/07/11 Channel Catfish 4,998 Catchable (6+ inches)
2023/05/19 Walleye 420,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
2022/07/12 Channel Catfish 5,004 Catchable (6+ inches)
2021/07/08 Channel Catfish 4,998 Catchable (6+ inches)
2021/06/11 Walleye 490,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
2020/07/16 Channel Catfish 5,015 Catchable (6+ inches)
2019/07/24 Channel Catfish 4,969 Catchable (6+ inches)
2019/06/07 Walleye 495,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
2018/07/11 Channel Catfish 5,005 Catchable (6+ inches)
2018/06/19 Walleye 472,500 Fry (0-3 inches)
2017/06/02 Walleye 393,750 Fry (0-3 inches)
2017/05/10 Rainbow - Troutlodge Triploid 999 Catchable (6+ inches)
2016/04/06 Walleye 1,158,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
2011/06/07 Walleye 450,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
2010/05/23 Walleye 500,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
2008/06/04 Walleye 500,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
2007/05/26 Walleye 175,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
2005/06/07 Walleye 500,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
2001/05/23 Walleye 500,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
2000/05/08 Walleye 500,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1999/05/02 Walleye 500,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1998/04/30 Walleye 250,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1998/04/15 Walleye 250,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1997/04/28 Walleye 250,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1997/04/13 Walleye 250,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1996/04/30 Walleye 500,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1996/04/12 Walleye 500,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1995/04/30 Walleye 500,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1994/04/07 Walleye 400,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1993/04/16 Walleye 400,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1992/04/22 Sauger 315,840 Fry (0-3 inches)
1992/04/07 Walleye 400,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1991/04/30 Sauger 100,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1991/04/10 Walleye 200,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1988/04/07 Walleye 1,006,500 Fry (0-3 inches)
1986/06/05 Spottail Shiner 18,000 Fingerling (3-6 inches)
1985/04/12 Walleye 2,000,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1984/04/13 Walleye 3,008,520 Fry (0-3 inches)
1983/04/08 Walleye 1,500,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1979/04/10 Walleye 700,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1978/05/05 Walleye 250,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1977/04/13 Walleye 1,000,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
1976/04/13 Walleye 525,000 Fry (0-3 inches)
Source: IDFG Fish Stocking Database.

Licenses and Tags

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Fishing Rules, 2022 - 2024

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

Oneida Reservoir
  • Walleye limit is 6
  • Bass limit is 6, any size
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 are required
  • Use of a sliding swivel device to secure a weight, and a lighter test line to secure weight to sliding swivel device is 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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