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

Fish Species in Placer County Area

Bream/Bluegill,  Largemouth Bass,  Rainbow Trout,  Brown Trout,  Crappie,  Smallmouth Bass,  Catfish,  Brook Trout,  Striped Bass,   and 13 more

Placer County Area Fishing by Water Type

Lakes: 40   Rivers/Streams: 129   Reservoirs: 34   Others: 45   All: 248

Placer County Fishing Reports

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

  "Went with the wife and kid today. Water very low. I was using a white..." Camp Far West Reservoir

  "Went here with my gf at sunset. Found a tree with grapes in it..yummy...." Lake Theodore

  "Caught 4 smallmouth bass only 6-7 inches.....threw em back. Fished the..." Middle Fork American River

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Placer 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 Placer County (CA) Fishing

Whether you’re fishing for Catfish, Warmouth or Flathead Catfish, or one of the other fish found near Placer 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 Placer 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.