Lake Cuyamaca near Julian, California
Cuyamaca Lake is a 110 acre trout lake that lies among the scenic Cuyamaca Mountains, 4,620 feet above sea level. Cuyamaca Lake does not have any restrictions about the time of year you can fish here (sunrise to sunset year round) but it does have restrictions about how fast you can go in your boat (10mph but you can bring any size motor), about when you can use canoes and kayaks here (summer only), and you can’t bring a raft but float-tubes are fine. If you are ok with these regs you will find very nice trout that are stocked year round, fair panfish, and decent bass that want to eat you’re spinners, soft plastics, live bait, jigs, and spoons. On top of that there is a lake store for tackle and supplies, a nearby State Park, and lots of hiking trails. Good luck fishing!
Lake Cuyamaca Fishing near Julian, California
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Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 32.989491 -116.586960
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Description for Lake Cuyamaca, San Diego County, California
Lake Cuyamaca is a reservoir located just 6.2 miles from Julian, in San Diego County, in the state of California, United States, near Cuyamaca (historical), CA. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including bream/bluegill, crappie, largemouth bass, panfish, rainbow trout and 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 Cuyamaca. Alternate names for this reservoir include La Laguna Que Se Seca, Cuyamaca Lake and Cuyamaca Reservoir.
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
chart to determine when the fish will be most active.
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