El Dorado Park Lakes in Long Beach offer seasonally excellent fishing for trout, bass, catfish and more. Read our guide to this great family spot near LA.
Lake Hemet offers excellent trout fishing in the Southern California mountains. Bass, catfish, bluegill, carp and even crayfish round out the catches. Here are our local tips.
Be sure to bring along your fishing rod if you’re heading to Kennedy Meadows to camp or hike. We show you where and how to catch trout in the South Fork Kern River.
The Kern River is a favorite trout stream in the southern Sierras. We show you all the best spots and techniques for trout, along with tips for hard-fighting smallmouth bass.
Quail Lake doesn’t always get much attention, but this reservoir in the arid hills of Southern California can have great fishing at times, especially for stripers and catfish. We share some tips that work here.