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

Fish Species in Orange County Area

Largemouth Bass,  Bream/Bluegill,  Crappie,  Smallmouth Bass,  Perch,  Catfish,  Bullhead,  Rainbow Trout,  Carp,   and 18 more

Orange County Area Fishing by Water Type

Lakes: 486   Rivers/Streams: 352   Reservoirs: 164   Others: 140   All: 1,142

Orange County Fishing Reports

  "Irvine Lake has some big fish swimming around in it. Just look at the lake..." Irvine Lake

Orange County (CA) Fishing Spots

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Orange 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 Orange County (CA) Fishing

Whether you’re fishing for Sturgeon, Crappie or Bullhead, or one of the other fish found near Orange 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 Orange 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.