The mountain-fed waters of the Provo and Weber rivers and several smaller streams near Park City are prime trout habitat.
Park City Fly Shop. See Chris Kunkel, the owner of this shop, for good advice, guide service, and a modest selection of fly-fishing necessities. 2065 Sidewinder Dr., Park City, UT, 84060. 435/645–8382 or 800/324–6778. www.parkcityflyshop.com.
Trout Bum 2. This full-service fly shop can outfit you with everything you need, then guide you to where the fish are. Check the website for fishing reports of the areas rivers and streams. 4343 N. Hwy. 224, Suite 101, Park City, UT, 84098. 435/658–1166 or 877/878–2862. www.troutbum2.com.
Jans Mountain Outfitters. The entire upstairs of this store is dedicated soley to fly-fishing, and knowledgable staff will help you find the best equipment and gear for your time on the river. Specializing in trout fishing, guides lead fly-fishing excursions year-round in nearby rivers, rent equipment, and provide insight and advice to the local area. Jans is the only outfitter in town with access to private waters. Guides also give free casting lessons at the Deer Valley ponds on Monday at 5 pm from Memorial Day to Labor Day. 1600 Park Ave., Park City, UT, 84060. 435/649–4949. www.jans.com.