Cub River (Cub Creek)

Bear River Drainage

  • Recommended Fishing Water

Cub River (Cub Creek) in Franklin County is 51.4 miles in length.

Facilities

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

Recommended Game Fish

Species Observed in Surveys

Fish Stocking Records

Date Species Quantity General Size
8/26/2019 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
7/29/2019 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
7/1/2019 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
6/4/2019 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
5/10/2019 Rainbow Trout 506 Greater than 6 inches
8/28/2018 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
8/9/2018 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
7/18/2018 Rainbow Trout 1,100 Greater than 6 inches
7/6/2018 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
6/7/2018 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
5/24/2018 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
8/23/2017 Rainbow Trout 568 Greater than 6 inches
8/15/2017 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
6/27/2017 Rainbow Trout 1,750 Greater than 6 inches
8/22/2016 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
8/9/2016 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
6/27/2016 Rainbow Trout 1,250 Greater than 6 inches
6/21/2016 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
5/12/2016 Rainbow Trout 497 Greater than 6 inches
8/25/2015 Rainbow Trout 504 Greater than 6 inches
8/4/2015 Rainbow Trout 504 Greater than 6 inches
7/13/2015 Rainbow Trout 501 Greater than 6 inches
6/29/2015 Rainbow Trout 743 Greater than 6 inches
6/10/2015 Rainbow Trout 700 Greater than 6 inches
5/18/2015 Rainbow Trout 702 Greater than 6 inches
8/25/2014 Rainbow Trout 504 Greater than 6 inches
8/6/2014 Rainbow Trout 504 Greater than 6 inches
7/21/2014 Rainbow Trout 504 Greater than 6 inches
7/2/2014 Rainbow Trout 756 Greater than 6 inches
6/10/2014 Rainbow Trout 502 Greater than 6 inches
5/23/2014 Rainbow Trout 508 Greater than 6 inches
8/13/2013 Rainbow Trout 1,008 Greater than 6 inches
7/3/2013 Rainbow Trout 1,247 Greater than 6 inches
6/7/2013 Rainbow Trout 499 Greater than 6 inches
5/24/2013 Rainbow Trout 493 Greater than 6 inches
8/23/2012 Rainbow Trout 696 Greater than 6 inches
8/9/2012 Rainbow Trout 525 Greater than 6 inches
7/18/2012 Rainbow Trout 495 Greater than 6 inches
7/2/2012 Rainbow Trout 1,247 Greater than 6 inches
5/25/2012 Rainbow Trout 503 Greater than 6 inches
9/2/2011 Rainbow Trout 525 Greater than 6 inches
8/12/2011 Rainbow Trout 664 Greater than 6 inches
7/22/2011 Rainbow Trout 495 Greater than 6 inches
7/1/2011 Rainbow Trout 1,245 Greater than 6 inches
8/26/2010 Rainbow Trout 495 Greater than 6 inches
8/10/2010 Rainbow Trout 512 Greater than 6 inches
7/22/2010 Rainbow Trout 496 Greater than 6 inches
6/23/2010 Rainbow Trout 1,254 Greater than 6 inches
5/25/2010 Rainbow Trout 510 Greater than 6 inches
9/2/2009 Rainbow Trout 510 Greater than 6 inches
8/10/2009 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
7/22/2009 Rainbow Trout 512 Greater than 6 inches
6/30/2009 Rainbow Trout 753 Greater than 6 inches
6/17/2009 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
5/19/2009 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
8/8/2008 Rainbow Trout 1,250 Greater than 6 inches
6/25/2008 Rainbow Trout 1,500 Greater than 6 inches
5/22/2008 Rainbow Trout 507 Greater than 6 inches
8/18/2007 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
8/2/2007 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
7/19/2007 Rainbow Trout 498 Greater than 6 inches
6/26/2007 Rainbow Trout 752 Greater than 6 inches
6/13/2007 Rainbow Trout 502 Greater than 6 inches
5/16/2007 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
8/16/2006 Rainbow Trout 551 Greater than 6 inches
8/7/2006 Rainbow Trout 508 Greater than 6 inches
7/20/2006 Rainbow Trout 798 Greater than 6 inches
6/27/2006 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
6/19/2006 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
5/25/2006 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
8/31/2005 Rainbow Trout 521 Greater than 6 inches
8/17/2005 Rainbow Trout 502 Greater than 6 inches
7/29/2005 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
7/11/2005 Rainbow Trout 499 Greater than 6 inches
6/30/2005 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
6/6/2005 Rainbow Trout 502 Greater than 6 inches
5/24/2005 Rainbow Trout 501 Greater than 6 inches
8/31/2004 Rainbow Trout 501 Greater than 6 inches
7/27/2004 Rainbow Trout 749 Greater than 6 inches
7/22/2004 Rainbow Trout 501 Greater than 6 inches
7/12/2004 Rainbow Trout 501 Greater than 6 inches
6/28/2004 Rainbow Trout 751 Greater than 6 inches
6/15/2004 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
5/24/2004 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
9/2/2003 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
8/4/2003 Rainbow Trout 999 Greater than 6 inches
7/16/2003 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
7/2/2003 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
6/4/2003 Rainbow Trout 501 Greater than 6 inches
5/23/2003 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
9/17/2002 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
9/6/2002 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
8/19/2002 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
8/1/2002 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
7/15/2002 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
6/28/2002 Rainbow Trout 880 Greater than 6 inches
6/3/2002 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
5/22/2002 Rainbow Trout 998 Greater than 6 inches
8/20/2001 Rainbow Trout 214 Greater than 6 inches
8/8/2001 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
7/19/2001 Rainbow Trout 502 Greater than 6 inches
7/3/2001 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
6/20/2001 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
5/25/2001 Rainbow Trout 1,036 Greater than 6 inches
8/25/2000 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
7/27/2000 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
7/18/2000 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
6/24/2000 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
6/11/2000 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
5/22/2000 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
8/16/1999 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
8/6/1999 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
7/20/1999 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
7/7/1999 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
6/15/1999 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
5/25/1999 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
9/3/1998 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
7/30/1998 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
6/25/1998 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
5/18/1998 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
8/5/1997 Rainbow Trout 530 Greater than 6 inches
7/24/1997 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
6/30/1997 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
8/22/1996 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
8/5/1996 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
7/23/1996 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
7/1/1996 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
6/13/1996 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
5/20/1996 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
6/27/1995 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
6/8/1995 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
5/17/1995 Rainbow Trout 1,500 Greater than 6 inches
6/28/1994 Rainbow Trout 1,500 Greater than 6 inches
5/18/1994 Rainbow Trout 1,500 Greater than 6 inches
7/28/1993 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
7/8/1993 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
6/14/1993 Rainbow Trout 1,505 Greater than 6 inches
6/30/1992 Rainbow Trout 1,485 Greater than 6 inches
5/22/1992 Rainbow Trout 1,530 Greater than 6 inches
8/27/1991 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
7/22/1991 Rainbow Trout 755 Greater than 6 inches
6/27/1991 Rainbow Trout 1,500 Greater than 6 inches
6/12/1991 Rainbow Trout 770 Greater than 6 inches
8/3/1990 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
7/18/1990 Rainbow Trout 875 Greater than 6 inches
6/27/1990 Rainbow Trout 625 Greater than 6 inches
6/19/1990 Rainbow Trout 755 Greater than 6 inches
6/5/1990 Rainbow Trout 750 Greater than 6 inches
5/18/1990 Cutthroat Trout 4,680 Less than 6 inches
10/6/1989 Cutthroat Trout 3,000 Less than 6 inches
8/30/1989 Rainbow Trout 500 Greater than 6 inches
6/30/1989 Rainbow Trout 2,002 Greater than 6 inches
5/22/1989 Rainbow Trout 2,002 Greater than 6 inches
8/5/1988 Rainbow Trout 1,080 Greater than 6 inches
6/27/1988 Rainbow Trout 2,025 Greater than 6 inches
6/16/1988 Rainbow Trout 2,025 Greater than 6 inches
8/14/1987 Rainbow Trout 1,080 Greater than 6 inches
7/5/1987 Rainbow Trout 1,080 Greater than 6 inches
6/17/1987 Rainbow Trout 2,040 Greater than 6 inches
8/15/1986 Rainbow Trout 1,001 Greater than 6 inches
7/15/1986 Rainbow Trout 1,014 Greater than 6 inches
6/19/1986 Rainbow Trout 2,009 Greater than 6 inches
8/19/1985 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
7/24/1985 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
6/18/1985 Rainbow Trout 2,010 Greater than 6 inches
7/20/1984 Rainbow Trout 998 Greater than 6 inches
6/21/1984 Rainbow Trout 2,014 Greater than 6 inches
7/19/1983 Rainbow Trout 1,017 Greater than 6 inches
6/29/1983 Rainbow Trout 2,070 Greater than 6 inches
8/12/1982 Rainbow Trout 1,250 Greater than 6 inches
7/15/1982 Rainbow Trout 1,040 Greater than 6 inches
6/29/1982 Rainbow Trout 2,080 Greater than 6 inches
7/14/1981 Rainbow Trout 1,650 Greater than 6 inches
6/15/1981 Rainbow Trout 1,650 Greater than 6 inches
7/17/1980 Rainbow Trout 1,700 Greater than 6 inches
6/23/1980 Rainbow Trout 1,675 Greater than 6 inches
8/27/1979 Rainbow Trout 1,488 Greater than 6 inches
6/25/1979 Rainbow Trout 1,500 Greater than 6 inches
8/3/1978 Rainbow Trout 1,281 Less than 6 inches
6/22/1978 Rainbow Trout 1,760 Greater than 6 inches
8/1/1977 Rainbow Trout 1,560 Greater than 6 inches
6/20/1977 Rainbow Trout 1,502 Greater than 6 inches
7/12/1976 Rainbow Trout 3,010 Greater than 6 inches
6/21/1976 Rainbow Trout 2,067 Greater than 6 inches
7/30/1975 Rainbow Trout 546 Greater than 6 inches
7/29/1975 Rainbow Trout 2,800 Greater than 6 inches
6/23/1975 Rainbow Trout 1,650 Greater than 6 inches
6/26/1974 Rainbow Trout 1,520 Greater than 6 inches
5/16/1974 Rainbow Trout 1,476 Greater than 6 inches
9/10/1973 Rainbow Trout 650 Greater than 6 inches
8/22/1973 Rainbow Trout 1,200 Greater than 6 inches
6/22/1973 Rainbow Trout 2,970 Greater than 6 inches
6/6/1973 Rainbow Trout 2,100 Greater than 6 inches
5/14/1973 Rainbow Trout 1,110 Greater than 6 inches
9/19/1972 Rainbow Trout 960 Greater than 6 inches
9/5/1972 Rainbow Trout 2,000 Greater than 6 inches
8/22/1972 Rainbow Trout 1,500 Greater than 6 inches
8/8/1972 Rainbow Trout 3,400 Greater than 6 inches
6/27/1972 Rainbow Trout 2,160 Greater than 6 inches
9/30/1971 Rainbow Trout 800 Greater than 6 inches
9/14/1971 Rainbow Trout 1,600 Greater than 6 inches
8/24/1971 Rainbow Trout 1,440 Greater than 6 inches
7/19/1971 Rainbow Trout 1,280 Greater than 6 inches
6/17/1971 Rainbow Trout 960 Greater than 6 inches
5/12/1971 Rainbow Trout 3,900 Greater than 6 inches
9/22/1970 Rainbow Trout 1,299 Greater than 6 inches
8/21/1970 Rainbow Trout 1,850 Greater than 6 inches
8/3/1970 Rainbow Trout 900 Greater than 6 inches
7/17/1970 Rainbow Trout 2,900 Greater than 6 inches
6/23/1970 Rainbow Trout 1,450 Greater than 6 inches
5/21/1970 Rainbow Trout 1,600 Greater than 6 inches
9/10/1969 Rainbow Trout 1,400 Greater than 6 inches
8/6/1969 Rainbow Trout 1,300 Greater than 6 inches
7/9/1969 Rainbow Trout 3,000 Greater than 6 inches
5/27/1969 Rainbow Trout 3,300 Greater than 6 inches
9/20/1968 Rainbow Trout 920 Greater than 6 inches
8/8/1968 Rainbow Trout 1,250 Greater than 6 inches
7/23/1968 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Greater than 6 inches
7/3/1968 Rainbow Trout 800 Greater than 6 inches
5/22/1968 Rainbow Trout 1,750 Greater 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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