Is there good catfishing at American Falls Reservoir?

I've heard about people catching some big catfish in American Falls Reservoir. Where might I go for some good catfishing?


The report of catching catfish in American Falls Reservoir is a little surprising.  We stock channel catfish in the McTucker ponds which flooded last spring and were directly connected to the reservoir.  I am sure some of the catfish moved into the reservoir then.  However, I do not have any specific information on where to catch them in the reservoir.  We do regularly stock channel catfish in Alexander Reservoir near Soda Springs Idaho.  Anglers have good success fishing in the upper 1/3 of Alexander Reservoir for catfish. 

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Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 4:34 PM MDT