Big Bear Lake Fishing near Big Bear Lake, California

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Details for Big Bear Lake

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Bodies of Water near Big Bear Lake

Big Bear Dam

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Kidd Cove

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Kidd Creek

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Fisher Cove

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North Creek

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Description for Big Bear Lake, San Bernardino County, California

Big Bear Lake is a reservoir located just 3.7 miles from Big Bear Lake, in San Bernardino County, in the state of California, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including bullhead, carp, rainbow trout, crappie, catfish, largemouth bass, bream/bluegill and american shad here. Whether you’re spinning, fly fishing or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Big Bear Lake. Alternate names for this reservoir include Bear Valley Reservoir and Bear Lake.

Join us as we discuss the California Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active.

Fishing Reports near Big Bear Lake

  "Big Big Big Catfish in Lake Mathews!!!! countless numbers of 4 to 6 pound Striped Bass. Largemouth..." Lake Mathews

  "Striped bass mass by intake with plastic swim bait. Killing them from midnight to 2 in the morning!..." Silverwood Lake

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

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Fishing Times for Big Bear Lake near Big Bear Lake, CA

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