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

Fish Species in Riverside County Area

Largemouth Bass,  Rainbow Trout,  Catfish,  Bream, Bluegill,  Crappie,  Carp,  Bullhead,  Striped Bass,  Smallmouth Bass,   and 17 more

Riverside County Area Fishing by Water Type

Lakes: 9   Rivers/Streams: 122   Reservoirs: 24   Others: 30   All: 185

Riverside County Fishing Reports

  "Mostly small panfish around the shoreline..." Lake Evans

  "most action in weeks! worms got hit lost 2 got 2!..." Prado Dam

  "Picky, but if u know what ur doing you'll hit 'em!!..." Temescal Wash

  "If you like fishing for white bass there aren’t many places to fish for..." Lake Elsinore

Riverside County (CA) Fishing Spots

Riverside County (CA) Tackle Shops

Nearest Campgrounds

Cottonwood Group Campground

Twentynine Palms 

Sheep Pass Group Campground

Twentynine Palms 

Indian Cove Campground

Twentynine Palms 

Local Hotel Rooms






Riverside 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 Riverside County (CA) Fishing

Whether you’re fishing for Perch, Brown Trout or Crappie, or one of the other fish found near Riverside 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 Riverside 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.