Chesterfield Reservoir

Flows into the Portneuf River

  • Recommended Fishing Water

Chesterfield Reservoir in Caribou County is 1,245.9 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
2022/11/14 Rainbow Trout 960 Adults
2022/09/27 Rainbow Trout 17,752 Greater than 6 inches
2022/04/19 Rainbow Trout 9,600 Greater than 6 inches
2022/04/19 Rainbow-Hayspur Triploid All-Female 9,600 Greater than 6 inches
2021/11/01 Rainbow Trout 1,611 Greater than 6 inches
2021/10/05 Rainbow Trout 19,276 Greater than 6 inches
2021/04/13 Rainbow Trout 19,511 Greater than 6 inches
2020/09/29 Cutthroat Trout 12,032 Less than 6 inches
2020/09/24 Rainbow Trout 16,278 Greater than 6 inches
2020/04/22 Rainbow Trout 16,202 Greater than 6 inches
2019/10/10 Rainbow Trout 16,242 Greater than 6 inches
2019/06/24 Rainbow Trout 27,819 Greater than 6 inches
2019/04/23 Rainbow Trout 16,198 Greater than 6 inches
2018/11/15 Rainbow Trout 1,408 Greater than 6 inches
2018/10/29 Rainbow Trout 1,785 Greater than 6 inches
2018/10/16 Rainbow Trout 13,040 Greater than 6 inches
2018/09/05 Rainbow x Cutthroat - Triploid 2,225 Less than 6 inches
2018/04/26 Rainbow Trout 16,200 Greater than 6 inches
2017/10/04 Rainbow Trout 15,834 Greater than 6 inches
2017/04/04 Rainbow Trout 16,201 Greater than 6 inches
2016/10/05 Rainbow Trout 16,232 Greater than 6 inches
2016/06/17 Rainbow Trout 7,278 Less than 6 inches
2016/05/24 Rainbow Trout 460 Greater than 6 inches
2016/04/06 Rainbow Trout 16,202 Greater than 6 inches
2015/10/22 Rainbow Trout 16,170 Greater than 6 inches
2015/04/23 Rainbow Trout 7,889 Greater than 6 inches
2015/04/22 Rainbow Trout 8,347 Greater than 6 inches
2014/10/24 Rainbow Trout 9,938 Greater than 6 inches
2014/10/16 Rainbow Trout 17,640 Greater than 6 inches
2014/06/24 Rainbow Trout 400 Greater than 6 inches
2014/04/24 Rainbow Trout 14,400 Greater than 6 inches
2014/04/22 Rainbow Trout 14,112 Greater than 6 inches
2013/10/21 Rainbow Trout 11,875 Greater than 6 inches
2013/10/06 Rainbow Trout 15,400 Greater than 6 inches
2013/05/08 Rainbow Trout 13,680 Greater than 6 inches
2013/05/07 Rainbow Trout 14,896 Greater than 6 inches
2012/10/23 Rainbow Trout 9,800 Greater than 6 inches
2012/10/22 Rainbow Trout 14,000 Greater than 6 inches
2012/10/18 Rainbow Trout 11,685 Greater than 6 inches
2012/05/23 Rainbow Trout 18,900 Greater than 6 inches
2011/10/20 Rainbow Trout 13,230 Greater than 6 inches
2011/10/17 Rainbow Trout 15,120 Greater than 6 inches
2011/05/18 Rainbow Trout 15,006 Greater than 6 inches
2011/05/17 Rainbow Trout 16,900 Greater than 6 inches
2010/10/07 Rainbow Trout 7,491 Greater than 6 inches
2010/10/06 Rainbow Trout 8,602 Greater than 6 inches
2010/10/05 Rainbow Trout 9,673 Greater than 6 inches
2010/05/27 Rainbow Trout 30,240 Greater than 6 inches
2009/10/05 Rainbow Trout 27,545 Greater than 6 inches
2009/05/15 Rainbow Trout 10,000 Greater than 6 inches
2009/05/14 Rainbow Trout 17,640 Greater than 6 inches
2008/10/02 Rainbow Trout 8,684 Greater than 6 inches
2008/10/01 Rainbow Trout 9,562 Greater than 6 inches
2008/09/30 Rainbow Trout 8,917 Greater than 6 inches
2008/05/27 Rainbow Trout 9,240 Greater than 6 inches
2008/05/22 Rainbow Trout 21,420 Greater than 6 inches
2007/10/09 Rainbow Trout 27,074 Greater than 6 inches
2007/05/15 Rainbow Trout 8,960 Greater than 6 inches
2007/05/14 Rainbow Trout 18,200 Greater than 6 inches
2006/09/11 Rainbow Trout 135,557 Less than 6 inches
2006/09/08 Rainbow Trout 11,400 Greater than 6 inches
2006/06/23 Rainbow Trout 1,530 Greater than 6 inches
2006/05/18 Rainbow Trout 25,595 Greater than 6 inches
2005/10/26 Rainbow Trout 4,499 Greater than 6 inches
2005/09/16 Rainbow Trout 1,050 Greater than 6 inches
2005/09/14 Rainbow Trout 3,622 Greater than 6 inches
2005/07/05 Rainbow Trout 10,170 Greater than 6 inches
2005/06/22 Rainbow Trout 4,119 Greater than 6 inches
2005/06/21 Rainbow Trout 3,492 Greater than 6 inches
2005/06/06 Rainbow Trout 7,700 Greater than 6 inches
2005/06/03 Rainbow Trout 10,538 Greater than 6 inches
2002/10/28 Cutthroat Trout 39,973 Less than 6 inches
2002/05/06 Rainbow Trout 10,260 Greater than 6 inches
2001/05/15 Rainbow Trout 17,160 Greater than 6 inches
2001/04/30 Rainbow Trout 16,100 Greater than 6 inches
2000/05/25 Rainbow Trout 19,600 Greater than 6 inches
2000/05/11 Rainbow Trout 16,800 Greater than 6 inches
2000/05/10 Rainbow Trout 18,200 Greater than 6 inches
2000/05/03 Rainbow Trout 18,000 Greater than 6 inches
1999/10/22 Rainbow Trout 1,031 Greater than 6 inches
1999/10/04 Rainbow Trout 1,997 Greater than 6 inches
1999/09/13 Cutthroat Trout 904 Greater than 6 inches
1999/05/12 Rainbow Trout 15,950 Greater than 6 inches
1999/05/10 Rainbow Trout 16,800 Greater than 6 inches
1998/09/21 Rainbow Trout 14,400 Greater than 6 inches
1998/09/10 Rainbow Trout 14,700 Greater than 6 inches
1998/06/16 Brown Trout 5,200 Less than 6 inches
1998/04/30 Rainbow Trout 31,536 Greater than 6 inches
1997/10/01 Rainbow Trout 21,285 Less than 6 inches
1997/09/29 Rainbow Trout 17,820 Less than 6 inches
1997/09/17 Rainbow Trout 17,820 Less than 6 inches
1997/06/25 Rainbow Trout 16,025 Less than 6 inches
1997/06/24 Rainbow Trout 24,000 Less than 6 inches
1997/05/12 Rainbow Trout 5,250 Greater than 6 inches
1997/05/07 Rainbow Trout 16,400 Greater than 6 inches
1997/05/06 Rainbow Trout 4,360 Greater than 6 inches
1997/05/05 Rainbow Trout 4,825 Greater than 6 inches
1997/05/01 Rainbow Trout 9,760 Greater than 6 inches
1997/04/30 Rainbow Trout 5,065 Greater than 6 inches
1996/09/26 Cutbow - Cutthroat x Rainbow Trout 20,000 Less than 6 inches
1996/09/26 Rainbow Trout 40,000 Less than 6 inches
1996/09/25 Cutbow - Cutthroat x Rainbow Trout 42,000 Less than 6 inches
1996/05/15 Rainbow Trout 20,000 Greater than 6 inches
1996/05/07 Brown Trout 5,000 Less than 6 inches
1996/04/30 Cutbow - Cutthroat x Rainbow Trout 20,098 Less than 6 inches
1995/10/20 Rainbow Trout 12,500 Less than 6 inches
1995/09/28 Rainbow Trout 38,800 Less than 6 inches
1995/09/25 Rainbow Trout 16,200 Less than 6 inches
1995/09/12 Cutbow - Cutthroat x Rainbow Trout 39,900 Less than 6 inches
1995/06/23 Brown Trout 5,000 Less than 6 inches
1995/05/15 Rainbow Trout 20,000 Greater than 6 inches
1995/05/12 Brown Trout 5,280 Less than 6 inches
1995/05/08 Cutbow - Cutthroat x Rainbow Trout 20,951 Greater than 6 inches
1994/09/30 Rainbow Trout 45,194 Less than 6 inches
1994/09/29 Rainbow Trout 89,800 Less than 6 inches
1994/05/06 Rainbow Trout 14,455 Greater than 6 inches
1994/05/05 Rainbow Trout 25,550 Greater than 6 inches
1993/10/18 Brown Trout 1,020 Less than 6 inches
1993/09/20 Rainbow Trout 129,850 Less than 6 inches
1993/05/04 Rainbow Trout 19,205 Greater than 6 inches
1993/05/03 Rainbow Trout 20,790 Greater than 6 inches
1992/10/02 Brown Trout 4,596 Less than 6 inches
1992/09/29 Rainbow Trout 134,995 Less than 6 inches
1992/05/11 Kokanee 30,962 Less than 6 inches
1992/03/25 Rainbow Trout 20,000 Less than 6 inches
1991/11/20 Lahontan Cutthroat Trout 20,475 Less than 6 inches
1991/10/16 Cutbow - Cutthroat x Rainbow Trout 162,250 Less than 6 inches
1991/10/10 Cutbow - Cutthroat x Rainbow Trout 62,700 Less than 6 inches
1991/05/16 Kokanee 40,105 Less than 6 inches
1991/03/18 Rainbow Trout 10,010 Greater than 6 inches
1990/10/30 Lahontan Cutthroat Trout 20,230 Less than 6 inches
1990/10/26 Cutbow - Cutthroat x Rainbow Trout 200,000 Less than 6 inches
1990/04/26 Kokanee 40,255 Less than 6 inches
1990/03/01 Rainbow Trout 1,000 Adults
1990/03/01 Rainbow Trout 10,030 Greater than 6 inches
1989/11/30 Cutbow - Cutthroat x Rainbow Trout 7,020 Less than 6 inches
1989/11/08 Cutbow - Cutthroat x Rainbow Trout 24,500 Less than 6 inches
1989/11/03 Lahontan Cutthroat Trout 20,097 Less than 6 inches
1989/10/19 Cutbow - Cutthroat x Rainbow Trout 35,525 Less than 6 inches
1989/10/12 Brown Trout 1,200 Greater than 6 inches
1989/10/10 Cutbow - Cutthroat x Rainbow Trout 118,800 Less than 6 inches
1989/07/10 Rainbow Trout 11,100 Greater than 6 inches
1989/05/30 Kokanee 50,220 Less than 6 inches
1989/02/10 Rainbow Trout 2,860 Greater than 6 inches
1989/02/09 Rainbow Trout 6,250 Greater than 6 inches
1988/06/06 Rainbow Trout 10,080 Greater than 6 inches
1988/05/31 Fall Chinook 5,100 Less than 6 inches
1988/04/11 Rainbow Trout 51,350 Less than 6 inches
1987/10/20 Rainbow Trout 2,475 Greater than 6 inches
1987/10/19 Rainbow Trout 4,400 Greater than 6 inches
1987/06/02 Fall Chinook 30,500 Less than 6 inches
1987/04/21 Rainbow Trout 10,200 Greater than 6 inches
1986/07/08 Rainbow Trout 5,280 Greater than 6 inches
1986/07/01 Rainbow Trout 4,680 Greater than 6 inches
1986/06/09 Rainbow Trout 10,035 Greater than 6 inches
1986/05/05 Fall Chinook 25,025 Less than 6 inches
1985/10/10 Rainbow Trout 8,100 Greater than 6 inches
1985/09/10 Rainbow Trout 3,015 Greater than 6 inches
1985/09/09 Rainbow Trout 2,010 Greater than 6 inches
1985/08/13 Rainbow Trout 5,320 Greater than 6 inches
1985/07/16 Rainbow Trout 10,050 Greater than 6 inches
1985/06/13 Fall Chinook 22,905 Less than 6 inches
1984/09/18 Fall Chinook 19,950 Less than 6 inches
1984/07/20 Rainbow Trout 2,340 Greater than 6 inches
1984/07/19 Rainbow Trout 2,860 Greater than 6 inches
1984/06/14 Rainbow Trout 6,000 Greater than 6 inches
1984/06/13 Fall Chinook 4,200 Less than 6 inches
1984/06/13 Rainbow Trout 4,200 Greater than 6 inches
1984/05/25 Fall Chinook 4,600 Less than 6 inches
1983/09/30 Fall Chinook 4,005 Less than 6 inches
1983/08/08 Rainbow Trout 5,040 Less than 6 inches
1983/06/21 Rainbow Trout 5,040 Greater than 6 inches
1983/06/20 Rainbow Trout 5,040 Greater than 6 inches
1982/07/01 Fall Chinook 15,450 Less than 6 inches
1982/04/28 Rainbow Trout 15,080 Greater than 6 inches
1981/09/01 Rainbow Trout 5,400 Greater than 6 inches
1981/07/08 Rainbow Trout 2,040 Greater than 6 inches
1981/07/07 Rainbow Trout 1,870 Greater than 6 inches
1981/06/09 Rainbow Trout 5,590 Greater than 6 inches
1981/04/23 Rainbow Trout 14,700 Greater than 6 inches
1981/04/21 Brown Trout 102,600 Less than 6 inches
1980/06/24 Rainbow Trout 5,700 Less than 6 inches
1980/06/04 Rainbow Trout 2,200 Greater than 6 inches
1980/05/21 Rainbow Trout 7,167 Less than 6 inches
1980/05/14 Rainbow Trout 2,600 Greater than 6 inches
1980/04/28 Brown Trout 40,322 Less than 6 inches
1980/04/04 Rainbow Trout 1,450 Greater than 6 inches
1979/07/30 Rainbow Trout 3,290 Greater than 6 inches
1979/07/17 Rainbow Trout 3,080 Greater than 6 inches
1979/07/12 Cutthroat Trout 99,000 Less than 6 inches
1979/06/11 Rainbow Trout 3,900 Greater than 6 inches
1979/06/04 Brown Trout 40,500 Less than 6 inches
1978/08/23 Rainbow Trout 2,760 Greater than 6 inches
1978/05/18 Rainbow Trout 7,175 Greater than 6 inches
1978/05/17 Rainbow Trout 8,138 Greater than 6 inches
1978/05/05 Cutthroat Trout 308,000 Less than 6 inches
1977/10/24 Rainbow Trout 3,700 Greater than 6 inches
1977/10/21 Rainbow Trout 4,295 Greater than 6 inches
1977/10/18 Rainbow Trout 4,162 Greater than 6 inches
1977/10/17 Rainbow Trout 25,410 Less than 6 inches
1977/08/11 Cutthroat Trout 1 Adults
1977/08/11 Rainbow Trout 201 Adults
1977/05/13 Rainbow Trout 3,150 Greater than 6 inches
1977/05/12 Rainbow Trout 3,600 Greater than 6 inches
1977/05/11 Rainbow Trout 3,300 Greater than 6 inches
1976/08/19 Rainbow Trout 9,450 Greater than 6 inches
1976/06/16 Rainbow Trout 3,120 Greater than 6 inches
1976/06/15 Rainbow Trout 3,250 Greater than 6 inches
1976/06/14 Rainbow Trout 3,798 Greater than 6 inches
1975/09/15 Rainbow Trout 2,900 Greater than 6 inches
1975/09/10 Rainbow Trout 2,835 Greater than 6 inches
1975/09/09 Rainbow Trout 2,903 Greater than 6 inches
1975/09/08 Rainbow Trout 2,835 Greater than 6 inches
1975/05/22 Rainbow Trout 5,400 Greater than 6 inches
1975/05/21 Rainbow Trout 5,040 Greater than 6 inches
1974/11/20 Rainbow Trout 7,560 Greater than 6 inches
1974/10/23 Rainbow Trout 9,360 Greater than 6 inches
1974/10/02 Rainbow Trout 2,750 Greater than 6 inches
1974/09/30 Rainbow Trout 3,500 Greater than 6 inches
1974/05/24 Rainbow Trout 6,000 Greater than 6 inches
1973/06/11 Rainbow Trout 4,440 Greater than 6 inches
1972/09/20 Rainbow Trout 2,160 Greater than 6 inches
1972/09/19 Rainbow Trout 1,980 Greater than 6 inches
1972/09/07 Rainbow Trout 2,160 Greater than 6 inches
1972/09/06 Rainbow Trout 1,935 Greater than 6 inches
1972/08/21 Rainbow Trout 3,465 Greater than 6 inches
1972/05/12 Rainbow Trout 3,520 Greater than 6 inches
1971/08/31 Rainbow Trout 4,100 Greater than 6 inches
1971/08/30 Rainbow Trout 4,800 Greater than 6 inches
1971/08/27 Rainbow Trout 4,000 Greater than 6 inches
1971/05/20 Rainbow Trout 2,860 Greater than 6 inches
1971/05/19 Rainbow Trout 2,730 Greater than 6 inches
1970/07/22 Rainbow Trout 3,150 Greater than 6 inches
1970/07/21 Rainbow Trout 3,150 Greater than 6 inches
1970/07/20 Rainbow Trout 3,225 Greater than 6 inches
1970/07/13 Rainbow Trout 3,300 Greater than 6 inches
1970/06/19 Rainbow Trout 2,940 Greater than 6 inches
1970/05/26 Rainbow Trout 4,900 Greater than 6 inches
1970/05/12 Rainbow Trout 4,800 Greater than 6 inches
1969/09/30 Rainbow Trout 85,000 Less than 6 inches
1969/08/15 Rainbow Trout 3,520 Greater than 6 inches
1969/08/07 Rainbow Trout 3,225 Greater than 6 inches
1969/07/28 Rainbow Trout 3,960 Greater than 6 inches
1969/07/23 Rainbow Trout 3,190 Greater than 6 inches
1969/06/23 Rainbow Trout 2,472 Greater than 6 inches
1969/06/13 Rainbow Trout 2,625 Greater than 6 inches
1969/06/11 Rainbow Trout 2,471 Greater than 6 inches
1969/06/10 Rainbow Trout 2,471 Greater than 6 inches
1969/05/15 Cutthroat Trout 112,660 Less than 6 inches
1968/09/17 Rainbow Trout 71,914 Less than 6 inches
1968/08/14 Rainbow Trout 2,200 Greater than 6 inches
1968/07/31 Rainbow Trout 2,100 Greater than 6 inches
1968/07/17 Rainbow Trout 2,420 Greater than 6 inches
1968/07/16 Rainbow Trout 2,420 Greater than 6 inches
1968/06/27 Rainbow Trout 2,205 Greater than 6 inches
1968/05/17 Rainbow Trout 2,688 Greater than 6 inches
1968/05/16 Rainbow Trout 2,688 Greater than 6 inches
1968/05/15 Rainbow Trout 2,688 Greater than 6 inches
1968/05/14 Rainbow Trout 5,250 Greater than 6 inches
1968/05/13 Cutthroat Trout 99,200 Less than 6 inches
1968/05/13 Rainbow Trout 2,625 Greater than 6 inches
Source: IDFG Fish Stocking Database.

Licenses and Tags

Learn more about IDFG Licenses, Tags & Permits
 

Be aware of Fish Consumption Advisories associated with this waterbody. More information ca be found here.

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

Chesterfield Reservoir
  • Trout limit is 2
Fort Hall Indian Reservation
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
Find an error? Please let us know what is wrong so we can get it fixed up! Report a Problem