Santa Barbara County (CA) Fishing Reports, Fishing Times, Licenses, and Campgrounds

Fish Species in Santa Barbara County Area

Bream/Bluegill,  Brown Trout,  Crappie,  Largemouth Bass,  Rainbow Trout,  Smallmouth Bass,  Carp,  Catfish,  Striped Bass,   and 2 more

Santa Barbara County Area Fishing by Water Type

Lakes: 3   Rivers/Streams: 120   Reservoirs: 18   Others: 74   All: 215

Santa Barbara County Fishing Reports

  "The boyfriends wouldnt take us so we set out early and had four rods in..." Lake Cachuma

Santa Barbara County (CA) Fishing Spots

Santa Barbara County (CA) Tackle Shops

Angel's Bait & Tackle

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Santa Barbara County (CA) Fishing Charters

Nearest Campgrounds

Fremont Campground

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Paradise Campground

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Los Prietos Campground

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Sage Hill Campground

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Local Hotel Rooms

Santa Barbara 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 Santa Barbara County (CA) Fishing

Whether you’re fishing for Northern Pike, Bream/Bluegill or Striped Bass, or one of the other fish found near Santa Barbara 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 Santa Barbara 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.