Bear Lake is home to a trophy cutthroat trout fishery where the Idaho State record cutthroat of 19 lbs. was caught. Lake trout also inhabit the lake and may grow to 30 lbs. Trolling and jigging from boats can be done throughout the year (winter and spring months being the most productive).
Elephant Butte Reservoir Fish:
Elephant Butte Reservoir boat ramps:
The following boat ramps provide access to Elephant Butte Reservoir.