Lake Camanche was at 83% full and at an elevation of 225.89′ at the time of this report. Lake Camanche has continued to receive approx. 2,528 C.F.S. from Pardee while Camanche releasing approx. 1,227 C.F.S. At the time of this report it looks like Pardee Lake was spilling at 101% full.

Even with the colder releases from Pardee, the lake is still warming as Anglers have reported the water temperatures to be between 63-65 degrees.

This week’s trout plant came on Thursday 4/12/18.  Mt. Lassen released all 1,200 lbs. of trout dropping them at the north shore boat ramp. An additional 3,000 lbs. will be planted before the end of next weekend for a total of 61,200 lbs. planted since October.

Right: 15 yr old, Reid Ross shared this monster with us on Sunday 4/8 using a Rapala lure.

Left: Jesse Martinez sent this shot to us via Facebook on 3/30 and wrote, “Landed 3.5lb spotted bass with Kody and his dad on Thursday.”

Right: Paul Costa showed off his haul on 4/5 and commented, “Purple robo worm In the morning they were 61 and as the day went on warmed up to 65.3.”

Left: Tswj F Vang posted this 8.5 lb. monster to Lake Camanche Fishing page on 4/6.

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He did release her back to the lake.

Right: Sheryl & Pat Naves posted this to FB on 4/6 and wrote, “Got a few nice ones, right before the storm.” When asked bait Sheryl replied, “shad colored worms. Caught and released 5 fish in about an hour. Love fishing Camanche.”

Both left & right: Robbie Dunham and his wife, Kim tried out Lake Camanche’s Monument RV Campground with their new trailer during the storms last week. Robbie fished the pond for the very first time and of course, our trout whisper did alright!

Left: Tom Boyd posted this photo to FB on 4/7 left this report from 4/4, “Great day on Wednesday, good bite, 50 fish day multiple doubles and a 6 pound kicker stomping the banks at north shore with Mikee O’Meara, lots of flurrys of fish and a couple spots they were flat stacked into. All caught on soft plastics”

Right: Yuriy Zaker, fishing in the FPSIE-Foundation For Pool & Spa Industry Education derby shared this picture of his 8.4 lb. trout stringer.

Left: These cuties Dominic and Brooklyn Wagner of Concord also with the FPSIE Group derby on 4/7/19. Dominic took first in his age group.

Right: Jackson Trotter, 14 of Antioch,  and another FPSIE Group derby entry showed off his stringer, taking 1st in his division.

Left: Brent Agee of Roseville and another FPSIE Group angler displaying his stringer. Largest trout weighed in at 5.36 lbs.

Right: Rick Novotny aka, @rickscustombaits wrote, “Not a giant but a solid fish! #lakecamanche#nitroboats #imalures#bassaholic #basspro #dobynsrods#gloomis #bassfishing”

Left: James Collings aka, jamescollin91 commented, “First day at @lakecamanchehas been awesome so far! Got this 4.1# largemouth this morning!
#lateralvision#simmsfishing #fishworks#fishcat #deluxe #shimano #lakecamanche#bassfishing #freshwaterfishing

Right:  Instagramer propointlures, Posted, “Shaun @shaun_is_fishing fished with Clif @kings4bass at #norcal#lakecamanche they hammer them on the#propointlures #jrbug #bassfishing”

Left & right: Mike Leong aka, mleong876  Commented, “Turned a Crappy weather day into a Crappie fun fishing day!”

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