Lake Berryessa near Winters, California
Had some good luck here fishing for bass with a night crawler rigging trolling off the bottom of the lake, and with minnow jigs. Word is that spinners work well here as well. Some 5lb bass to be found in this lake along the Markley Cove section. Jigs worked best for reeling in the crappie.
Lake Berryessa Fishing near Winters, California
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Details for Lake Berryessa
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Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 38.513519 -122.103859
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Description for Lake Berryessa, Napa County, California
Lake Berryessa is a reservoir located just 7.2 miles from Winters, in Napa County, in the state of California, United States, near Redbud Park (historical), CA. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including smallmouth bass, rainbow trout, brown trout, largemouth bass and flathead catfish 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 Lake Berryessa. Alternate names for this reservoir include Monticello Reservoir and Las Putas.
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 stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times
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