Rexburg City Ponds (Rexburg Nature Park Ponds)

Henry's Fork Drainage

  • Recommended Fishing Water
  • Family Fishing Water

Rexburg City Ponds (Rexburg Nature Park Ponds) in Madison County is 6.5 acres.

These ponds are within Rexburg's 15-acre Nature Park. Situated above the South Teton River near Henrys Fork, the park has walking paths, a skate park, and picnic and play areas in a tranquil environment away from traffic for enjoyable fishing.

Facilities

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

Directions

Rexburg Nature Park is between the fairgrounds and golf course adjacent to the Rexburg Airstrip. From US Hwy 20 at State Hwy 33/W Main St go east toward Rexburg about 0.6 mile. Turn north on N 5th W, jog left around the fairgrounds and turn into the park at Nature Park Drive.

Recommended Game Fish

Fish Stocking Records

Date Species Quantity General Size
9/18/2018 Rainbow Trout 1,200 Greater than 6 inches
5/23/2018 Rainbow Trout 602 Greater than 6 inches
5/10/2018 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
4/10/2018 Rainbow Trout 1,200 Greater than 6 inches
9/26/2017 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
9/15/2017 Rainbow Trout 450 Greater than 6 inches
6/9/2017 Rainbow Trout 451 Greater than 6 inches
5/8/2017 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
4/27/2017 Rainbow Trout 1,201 Greater than 6 inches
9/22/2016 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
9/7/2016 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
6/7/2016 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
5/16/2016 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
5/3/2016 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
9/21/2015 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
9/9/2015 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
6/9/2015 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
5/22/2015 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
5/12/2015 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
9/17/2014 Rainbow Trout 1,200 Greater than 6 inches
6/27/2014 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
6/6/2014 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
5/15/2014 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
5/7/2014 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
10/7/2013 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
9/19/2013 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
6/26/2013 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
6/6/2013 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
5/28/2013 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
5/1/2013 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
9/25/2012 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
9/11/2012 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
6/20/2012 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
6/6/2012 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
5/15/2012 Rainbow Trout 396 Greater than 6 inches
5/10/2012 Rainbow Trout 396 Greater than 6 inches
5/8/2012 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
9/27/2011 Rainbow Trout 1,024 Greater than 6 inches
9/7/2011 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
6/24/2011 Rainbow Trout 605 Greater than 6 inches
6/9/2011 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
5/24/2011 Rainbow Trout 300 Greater than 6 inches
5/16/2011 Rainbow Trout 300 Greater than 6 inches
4/27/2011 Rainbow Trout 600 Greater than 6 inches
9/13/2010 Rainbow Trout 735 Greater than 6 inches
9/1/2010 Rainbow Trout 455 Greater than 6 inches
6/8/2010 Rainbow Trout 540 Greater than 6 inches
6/3/2010 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
5/17/2010 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
5/10/2010 Rainbow Trout 416 Greater than 6 inches
4/13/2010 Rainbow Trout 800 Greater than 6 inches
11/19/2009 Rainbow Trout 1,470 Greater than 6 inches
5/18/2009 Rainbow Trout 935 Greater than 6 inches
4/15/2009 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
6/4/2008 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
5/19/2008 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
5/5/2008 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
9/20/2007 Rainbow Trout 404 Greater than 6 inches
9/5/2007 Rainbow Trout 401 Greater than 6 inches
8/28/2007 Rainbow Trout 402 Greater than 6 inches
6/14/2007 Rainbow Trout 398 Greater than 6 inches
6/6/2007 Rainbow Trout 388 Greater than 6 inches
5/21/2007 Rainbow Trout 408 Greater than 6 inches
5/10/2007 Rainbow Trout 414 Greater than 6 inches
10/3/2006 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
8/30/2006 Rainbow Trout 413 Greater than 6 inches
6/22/2006 Rainbow Trout 406 Greater than 6 inches
6/7/2006 Rainbow Trout 404 Greater than 6 inches
5/10/2006 Rainbow Trout 399 Greater than 6 inches
9/21/2005 Rainbow Trout 392 Greater than 6 inches
9/8/2005 Rainbow Trout 394 Greater than 6 inches
8/30/2005 Rainbow Trout 406 Greater than 6 inches
6/21/2005 Rainbow Trout 432 Greater than 6 inches
6/8/2005 Rainbow Trout 602 Greater than 6 inches
9/21/2004 Rainbow Trout 413 Greater than 6 inches
9/1/2004 Rainbow Trout 387 Greater than 6 inches
8/26/2004 Rainbow Trout 796 Greater than 6 inches
7/7/2004 Rainbow Trout 422 Greater than 6 inches
6/11/2004 Rainbow Trout 425 Greater than 6 inches
6/2/2004 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
5/25/2004 Rainbow Trout 396 Greater than 6 inches
5/13/2004 Rainbow Trout 405 Greater than 6 inches
9/26/2003 Rainbow Trout 411 Greater than 6 inches
9/10/2003 Rainbow Trout 390 Greater than 6 inches
7/8/2003 Rainbow Trout 374 Greater than 6 inches
6/17/2003 Rainbow Trout 420 Greater than 6 inches
6/4/2003 Rainbow Trout 408 Greater than 6 inches
5/13/2003 Rainbow Trout 420 Greater than 6 inches
9/24/2002 Rainbow Trout 403 Greater than 6 inches
9/10/2002 Rainbow Trout 416 Greater than 6 inches
8/27/2002 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
8/15/2002 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
6/18/2002 Rainbow Trout 410 Greater than 6 inches
6/4/2002 Rainbow Trout 408 Greater than 6 inches
5/15/2002 Rainbow Trout 413 Greater than 6 inches
9/17/2001 Rainbow Trout 800 Greater than 6 inches
6/20/2001 Rainbow Trout 398 Greater than 6 inches
6/5/2001 Rainbow Trout 408 Greater than 6 inches
5/14/2001 Rainbow Trout 490 Greater than 6 inches
9/19/2000 Rainbow Trout 355 Greater than 6 inches
9/7/2000 Rainbow Trout 382 Greater than 6 inches
6/16/2000 Rainbow Trout 259 Greater than 6 inches
5/24/2000 Rainbow Trout 360 Greater than 6 inches
5/4/2000 Rainbow Trout 359 Greater than 6 inches
6/23/1999 Rainbow Trout 407 Greater than 6 inches
6/10/1999 Rainbow Trout 409 Greater than 6 inches
5/15/1999 Rainbow Trout 438 Greater than 6 inches
4/29/1999 Rainbow Trout 398 Greater than 6 inches
9/18/1998 Brook Trout 2,552 Less than 6 inches
9/10/1998 Rainbow Trout 414 Greater than 6 inches
8/20/1998 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
7/8/1998 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
6/23/1998 Rainbow Trout 399 Greater than 6 inches
6/3/1998 Rainbow Trout 406 Greater than 6 inches
5/21/1998 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
4/30/1998 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
9/15/1997 Rainbow Trout 406 Greater than 6 inches
9/5/1997 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
8/27/1997 Rainbow Trout 406 Greater than 6 inches
8/12/1997 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
7/28/1997 Rainbow Trout 401 Greater than 6 inches
7/10/1997 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
7/2/1997 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
6/5/1997 Rainbow Trout 406 Greater than 6 inches
5/27/1997 Rainbow Trout 408 Greater than 6 inches
5/12/1997 Rainbow Trout 375 Greater than 6 inches
5/2/1997 Rainbow Trout 501 Greater than 6 inches
4/14/1997 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
8/20/1996 Rainbow Trout 249 Greater than 6 inches
8/6/1996 Rainbow Trout 252 Greater than 6 inches
7/25/1996 Rainbow Trout 251 Greater than 6 inches
7/10/1996 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
6/20/1996 Rainbow Trout 250 Greater than 6 inches
6/6/1996 Rainbow Trout 246 Greater than 6 inches
5/8/1996 Rainbow Trout 1,003 Greater than 6 inches
4/27/1996 Rainbow Trout 491 Greater than 6 inches
12/28/1995 Splake 500 Less than 6 inches
8/17/1995 Rainbow Trout 300 Greater than 6 inches
7/11/1995 Rainbow Trout 713 Greater than 6 inches
6/6/1995 Rainbow Trout 626 Greater than 6 inches
5/16/1995 Rainbow Trout 871 Greater than 6 inches
9/19/1994 Rainbow Trout 400 Adults
6/9/1994 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
5/16/1994 Rainbow Trout 1,500 Greater than 6 inches
11/2/1993 Rainbow Trout 50 Adults
10/18/1993 Rainbow Trout 357 Adults
6/10/1993 Rainbow Trout 348 Greater than 6 inches
5/24/1993 Rainbow Trout 255 Greater than 6 inches
10/23/1992 Rainbow Trout 182 Adults
6/12/1992 Rainbow Trout 300 Greater than 6 inches
5/15/1992 Rainbow Trout 199 Greater than 6 inches
10/7/1990 Bluegill 50 Unknown size
10/7/1990 Largemouth Bass 11 Unknown size
9/11/1990 Bluegill 285 Unknown size
10/13/1989 Bluegill 70 Less than 6 inches
10/13/1989 Largemouth Bass 50 Less than 6 inches
Source: IDFG Fish Stocking Database.

Licenses and Tags

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The smaller pond is generally reserved for children, yet both ponds can be easily fished from their banks.

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

Henrys Fork tributaries (except Warm River, Fall River, and Thurmon Creek)
  • December 1 through Friday before Memorial Day weekend - trout limit is 0, catch-and-release
  • Saturday of Memorial Day weekend through November 30 - trout limit is 6, no harvest of Cutthroat Trout
Upper Snake Region Bag Limits
Bass (Largemouth and Smallmouth)
  • Bass limit is 6, both species combined
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
Bull Trout
  • Bull trout limit is 0, catch-and-release
Kokanee
  • Kokanee limit is 15
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
  • Trout limit is 6, all species combined
  • Does not include Bull Trout and Brook Trout which are listed separately
Whitefish
  • Whitefish limit is 25 - see Big Lost River exception
  • 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 including Northern Leatherside Chub 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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