Kern County (CA) Fishing Reports, Fishing Times, Licenses, and Campgrounds

Fish Species in Kern County Area

Bream/Bluegill,  Largemouth Bass,  Rainbow Trout,  Crappie,  Catfish,  Smallmouth Bass,  Brown Trout,  Carp,  Blue Catfish,   and 5 more

Kern County Area Fishing by Water Type

Lakes: 7   Rivers/Streams: 164   Reservoirs: 15   Others: 15   All: 201

Kern County Fishing Reports

  "Previous writer indicated Golden Trout in the lower Kern River. Not..." Kern River

  "Lucas Creek runs from Breckenridge mt westerly down to the Kern..." Lucas Creek

  "If you like fishing big lakes you are not going to find many that are..." Isabella Lake

  "Like many creeks and rivers over recent years, Cache Creek has suffered..." Cache Creek

Kern County (CA) Fishing Spots

Kern County (CA) Tackle Shops

Bob's Kern River Bait


Lakeport Tackle


Custom Fishing Rods


Bob's Bait Bucket


Kern County (CA) Fishing Guides

Kern County (CA) Fishing Charters

Local Hotel Rooms

Kern County (CA) Fishing Licenses

For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit California Fish & Wildlife. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the Fishing Spot is open to the public, and respect all signs indicating private property or restricting access.

More About Kern County (CA) Fishing

Whether you’re fishing for Catfish, Smallmouth Bass or Northern Pike, or one of the other fish found near Kern County, we can tell you where to find them, how to bring them in, and who's having success. So find your new favorite fishing spot near Kern County, and grab your favorite fishing gear. All that, including links to your local fish and wildlife websites, record catches for a location, photos, GPS coordinates for where the fish can be found, and so much more. So what are you waiting for? Pick a nearby city and get started.