Lake Henshaw near Julian, California
The fishing in Lake Henshaw is really good thanks to the nice, stocked rainbow trout, lots of good bass, crappies that average 1lbs, and fair bluegill that inhabit the lake. On top of that there is a ban in place preventing swimming/skiing on the lake which makes the lake an even better place to fish. The only down side is all the fees $5 per person, $2 per pet, and kids under 12 are free. If you like renting boats, renting a cabin, or buying fishing tackle from the concession that lake has that to. Keep in mind that you can't go faster than 10mph when you are out boating. Good luck fishing!
Lake Henshaw Fishing near Julian, California
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Details for Lake Henshaw
Species Caught Here: None
Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 33.241707 -116.763077
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Description for Lake Henshaw, San Diego County, California
Lake Henshaw is a reservoir located just 14.6 miles from Julian, in San Diego County, in the state of California, United States, near Morettis Junction, CA. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including catfish, crappie, bream, bluegill, largemouth bass, blue catfish and rainbow trout here. Whether you’re spinning, baitcasting or fly fishing your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Lake Henshaw. Alternate names for this reservoir include Henshaw 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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