Top Trout Fishing in USA

2014 Edition

Well, it's that time again... time to take stock of the HookandBullet.com annual list of Top Trout Fishing in the USA. We determine top trout spots based on input from our readers, how frequently a trout fishing body of water is visited, how often a page link is shared, and the number of reviews submitted. We put all this fancy data into our "Data Crunching Machine" and out spits the list of Top Spots. All that must sound pretty impressive, but the math is not all that complex. And its meaningful. So go on, and bookmark this list, and check out the Top Trout Fishing spots in the US states you live in or plan to visit.

Alagnak River

Naknek, AK

Copper River

Kokhanok, AK

Kanektok River

Bethel, AK

Kenai River

Kenai, AK

Russian River

Sterling, AK

Little Colorado River

Grand Canyon Village, AZ

Little Red River

Augusta, AR

White River

Pea Ridge, AR

Fall River

Burney, CA

Hat Creek

Burney, CA

Hot Creek

Mammoth Lakes, CA

McCloud River

Shasta Lake, CA

Owens River

Lone Pine, CA

Sacramento River

Pittsburg, CA

Upper Truckee River

South Lake Tahoe, CA

Big Thompson River

La Salle, CO

East Fork San Juan River

Pagosa Springs, CO

Fryingpan River

Basalt, CO

Gunnison River

Grand Junction, CO

South Platte River

Perry Park, CO

West Fork Animas River

Telluride, CO

Farmington River

Blue Hills, CT

Housatonic River

Stratford, CT

West Branch Farmington River

Canton Valley, CT

Chattahoochee River

Bainbridge, GA

Dukes Creek

Cleveland, GA

Toccoa River

McCaysville, GA

Silver Creek

Ketchum, ID

Waterloo Creek

Waukon, IA

Cumberland River

Ledbetter, KY

Grand Lake Stream

Calais, ME

Kennebago River

Phillips, ME

Kennebec River

Phippsburg, ME

Nesowadnehunk Stream

Millinocket, ME

Rapid River

Mexico, ME

Savage River

Westernport, MD

Deerfield River

Turners Falls, MA

Au Sable River

Au Sable, MI

Little Manistee River

Manistee, MI

Manistee River

Manistee, MI

Pere Marquette River

Ludington, MI

South Fork Root River

Houston, MN

Trout Run

Chatfield, MN

Big Hole River

Whitehall, MT

Bighorn River

Hardin, MT

Bitterroot River

Orchard Homes, MT

Blackfoot River

East Missoula, MT

Gallatin River

Manhattan, MT

Madison River

Three Forks, MT

Rock Creek

Kalispell, MT

Beaver Kill

Hancock, NY

Neversink River

Port Jervis, NY

North Branch Callicoon Creek

Livingston Manor, NY

Willowemoc Creek

Livingston Manor, NY

Davidson River

Brevard, NC

Nantahala River

Bryson City, NC

Deschutes River

The Dalles, OR

Metolius River

Madras, OR

North Fork Crooked River

Prineville, OR

North Umpqua River

Roseburg, OR

Cedar Run

Mill Hall, PA

Juniata River

Duncannon, PA

Kettle Creek

Renovo, PA

Lackawanna River

West Pittston, PA

Letort Spring Run

Schlusser, PA

Penns Creek

Selinsgrove, PA

Slate Run

Renovo, PA

Spring Creek

Ancient Oaks, PA

Spruce Creek

Tyrone, PA

Clinch River

Kingston, TN

Hiwassee River

Graysville, TN

Middle Prong Little River

Gatlinburg, TN

South Fork Holston River

Mount Carmel, TN

Tellico River

Vonore, TN

Watauga River

Spurgeon, TN

Green River

Moab, UT

Batten Kill

North Bennington, VT

White River

White River Junction, VT

Whitetop Laurel Creek

Damascus, VA

Stillaguamish River

Stanwood, WA

Yakima River

West Pasco, WA

Cranberry River

Craigsville, WV

Seneca Creek

Petersburg, WV

Bois Brule River

Lake Nebagamon, WI

Wolf River

Stanley, WI

Gibbon River

Moose Wilson Road, WY

Henrys Fork

Green River, WY

Lamar River

Cody, WY