The 10 Best Fishing Spots In Idaho Only Locals Know About

Idaho is an angler’s dream come true. With 26,000 miles of streams and rivers, and upwards of 3,000 natural lakes, Idaho is home to a variety of fish species. Many of these species are unique to Idaho. Starting in spring and going through fall, many locals pack up their poles and fly rods and wander out to take full advantage of the many fishing opportunities our state has granted us. If you’re looking for your next fishing spot, it won’t be too hard to find. There are simply so many places to choose from, and this guarantees a unique fishing experience every time you cast the line.

Compiled in this list are ten highly treasured fishing spots. However, for many Idahoans the best fishing spot is the one that only they know about. The real fun comes from going out and finding your own!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

What’s your favorite fishing spot in Idaho? Let us know!

Also, be sure to check out the best Idaho lakes here and here!