California Fishing Report, Tackle, and License Info

Largemouth Bass,  Bream, Bluegill,  Rainbow Trout,  Smallmouth Bass,  Catfish,  Crappie,  Brown Trout,  Striped Bass,  Bullhead,   and 100 more
Bodies of Water:
Lakes: 2,570   Rivers/Streams: 9,668   Reservoirs: 1,277   Others: 1,723   All: 15,238

Fishing Hot Spots in California

  "fourfathom bank a.k.a the north bar has good halibut fishing in the summer..." Four Fathom Bank

  "A nice little spot with some stocked trout. Inline spinners and 3/8th oz..." Long Canyon Forebay

  "Fishing early morning literally at my campsite right by ice house..." South Fork Silver Creek

  "Just past the Sunset bridge on the Dutch Brothers side... parked at the..." Antelope Creek

Fishing Spots in California

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Fishing in the state of California, there are plenty of bodies of water to choose from. In fact, there are 15,238 bodies of water where fishing could be possible, such as San Luis Reservoir, Legg Lake and Bon Tempe Lake. Fish for Sturgeon, Cutthroat Trout or Largemouth Bass or one of the other 30 fish found in this state; and if you need gear get your fly fishing gear, baitcasting setup, trolling equipment, or spincasting gear out and find your new honey hole.