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

Fish Species in Merced County Area

Bream/Bluegill,  Catfish,  Crappie,  Rainbow Trout,  Brown Trout,  Largemouth Bass,  Northern Pike,  Striped Bass,  Steelhead Trout,   and 9 more

Merced County Area Fishing by Water Type

Lakes: 12   Rivers/Streams: 45   Reservoirs: 14   Others: 21   All: 92

Merced County Fishing Reports

  "I've been going for 22yrs straight that spot. My dad was the foreman for..." Ortigalita Creek

  "I have seen this on several occasions out there in the fog and on red..." San Luis Reservoir

  "Fished the creek for 4yrs straight 1st yr did 8.2lbs. 2nd yr did few at..." Los Banos Detention Dam

  "Trout are no longer stocked here. Largemouth bass, catfish, and crappie..." Los Banos Reservoir

Merced County (CA) Fishing Spots

Bear Creek 8.4 miles
Beutel Dam 11.2 miles
Buy N Market 11.7 miles
Canal Creek 11.4 miles
Chowchilla River 12.9 miles
Cottonwood Creek 15.8 miles
Crocker Dam 12.5 miles
Deadman Creek 1.4 miles
Dry Creek 17.7 miles
Dutchman Creek 13.6 miles
Edendale Creek 18.3 miles
El Nido Dam 16.7 miles
Fahrens Creek 14.6 miles
Flat Pond 11.1 miles
Fresno River 12 miles
Garzas Creek 13 miles
Lake Honda 10.1 miles
Los Banos Creek 14.7 miles
Lower Ruth Lake 7.9 miles
Merced River 17.7 miles
Miles Creek 9.8 miles
Miles Creek Dam 13.7 miles
Monnett Dam 13.2 miles
Olson Pond 6.6 miles
Oneill Dam 19.6 miles
O'Neill Dam 19.8 miles
Ortigalita Creek 19.2 miles
Owens Creek 1.4 miles
Parkinson Creek 16.9 miles
Puglizevich Dam 14.6 miles
Quinto Creek 17.7 miles
Romero Creek 19.1 miles
Salt Creek 18.2 miles
San Luis Creek 10.6 miles
Upper Ruth Lake 8.3 miles
Veterans Cove 19.6 miles
Well Pond 11.6 miles
Yosemite Lake 19.7 miles
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Merced County (CA) Tackle Shops

Buy N Market

Los Banos

Super Pork

Denair

Waterford Market

Waterford

Merced County (CA) Fishing Charters

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Merced 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 Merced County (CA) Fishing

Whether you’re fishing for Brown Trout, Coho Salmon or Pumpkinseed Sunfish, or one of the other fish found near Merced 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 Merced 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.