Happy Father’s Day!

Lake Camanche was 93% full and slowly dropping with an elevation of 231.64′ at the time of this report. Camanche’s release was approx. 506 C.F.S. into the Mokelumne River while receiving approx. 354 C.F.S from Lake Pardee. Pardee was at 96% full again at the time of this report.

Anglers are reporting warm water temperatures between 76 & 78 degrees in the shallow pools.

Right: Keith Winstead reeled in this 7.5 lb. largemouth on Friday 6/15.  No other details were given.

3 photos above: Tom Valente, aka @tvalente74 on Instagram posted on Saturday 6/16 and wrote, “tvalente74Gotta say thanks to @stray_rats_swimbait_co Rumble Rat and @spiraliterods for making it possible to land two 5+ today @lakecamanche@the_b.a.b.c_fishing_is_life #ratfish #swimbait#babc” 

Two above & two below: Ernie Williams, aka @bassbait_photos posted these great shots just in time for the Father’s Day edition of the fishing report. He wrote, “bassbait_photos, Beautiful day in the water, with Grampa and son. Had a good 45+ fish day. Water clarity of 14’ and water temp of 78*. All on soft plastics”

Right: RJ Schulze, aka @rschulzefihing posted on Friday 6-15 and commented, “Out fishing @lakecamanche today forgot the darn camera so here’s a selfie! Haha Had a good day out on the water today! Crankbaits, spinnerbaits, and dropshotting. #bassin #camanche #phenixrods #roboworm #sunline #luckycraft #ownerhooks #misslebaits #motherlode


Stop in at north shore Northern Bites Cafe! 

Boat Ramp Service 209-763-5124 Thursday – Monday

” Solo trip on Tuesday as my Clients Cancelled last min. 13 Grabs / Kept these 5″

Friday’s Trip. Ricky and myself landed these 10 by 12:00am We lost only 4 this day.

Two above & two below: Our very own Trout Whisperer, Robbie Dunham posted these photos and wrote:

“Lake Camanche 6/13/18, Quick Early Limits on Wednesday trip. These 10 were caught by 8:00 am Didn’t lose a Fish. 10 Grabs / 10 Fish… Morgan & James
One of them is Visiting from Illinois. Didn’t even know what a downrigger was. They had a Blast. Got off the water before it got Warmer!! 2 trips down, 2 more to GO!!!!”

“Thursday Trip. This day the fish didn’t want to stay on. We had 15 Grabs by 12:00. Lost 8 fish. Landed these 7… Al & Peter”

Military Discount All active, reserve, retired, and veteran military personnel receives a 20% discount on Day Use Entry, Boat Rentals (excluding rental of the Party Barges) camping, RV sites, and cottages.  Military identification required. (Discount may not be combined with other offers)

Left & right: Part-time Camanche resident and longtime Camanche angler, Larry Valdez JR.  hauled in this 5.7 lb. monster on Friday 6/8.

Thank you to all that choose Lake Camanche and to those that share your photos!