EBMUD has increased the outflow from Pardee up to 3,749 C.F.S. bringing up Lake Camanche’s elevation to 222.02′ and 77% full as of this report. Lake Camanche was releasing 2,800 C.F.S. Lake Pardee was reported to be 95% full, again at the time of this report.

Thursday 3/7  Mt. Lassen Trout surprised us with 500 lbs. of lightning trout along with 400 lbs. of rainbows to the south pond. 900 lbs. was also delivered to the north shore at the boat ramp. Sometime before next weekend, Lake Camanche should receive a huge 3,600 lbs. plant with 1,200 lbs going to the pond, south lake and north lake at the boat ramp.

Cover, & 3 photos above: Ty & Beau Courtroul cleaned up at the south pond on Thursday 3/7/19. They were using their own custom TMB lures. Pictured on right call Beau at 209-918-4373 for more information.

Right: Joefish Guide Service posted this shot on 2/28 and wrote, “The ones they kept! Up to 5.9#

#TeamOutdoors #bassproshops #velocityfishinginternational


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)

All three photos above were posted to Instagram by Mike Leong, aka @mleong876 on 3/5 commenting, “Eddie and I had a blast today fishing @lakecamanche 2 retired Union Carpenters just having fun. #okumarods #abugarciareels #retiredlife temp was 53 degrees” He also wrote, “Throwing one of my Fire Tiger Crank-baits.”

Right: Mario Castillo, @_mariocastillo_ on Instagram struck lightning on 3/7 at the south pond. He posted, “Limit of lightning trout” and reported using, ” jigs and powerbait.”

Right: I thought this was an interesting shot posted by Mike L. aka, angler_warfare

#fooledemfriday #Anglerwarfare #Gslide #Gillglide #bassfishing

Left & right: Kevin Jenkins post on FB’s Gold Country Fishing Report on 3/7  “Great day at Camanche!  Bait- Jigging a Berkley Atomic Tube. Green and brown.” He was back again on Friday 3/8 and posted, “Another great day at Camanche!”

Register at: https://www.lakecamancheresort.com/?s=fitkid

Only one week left to register for the FitKid Mud Run & Obstacle Course!
Saturday, March 16th First heat 10:00 AM Rain or Shine. Ages 3-12
Click on the link: https://www.lakecamancheresort.com/…/fit-kid-mud-run-obstac…/
Only $30 per child for the most fun your child can have while challenging themselves. More than one child/friend? $25.00 per child.
All receive a FitKid T-shirt and finishing metal.
South Shore Cottonwood Day Use, Lake Camanche 11700 Wade Lane, Valley Springs

Plus!!! Watch Lake Camanche’s Facebook page after 1 pm for the clues to the St. Patty’s Day Treasure Hunt! Prizes totaling over $200.00 in value. 

Right:  Posted by jcha_outdoors93When it comes to chasing big rainbows or lightning trout at @lakecamanche@combatjigs 2.25” hellfire mininigs will always be my go to jig to catch them on. #combatjigs#lakecamanche #thetugisthedrug#fishingislife

Only 7 weeks left for great savings on the Lake Camanche RV Punch Cards!

Full Hook-up RV sites through April 30th, get 6 nights for $190.00 only $31.66 per night regularly $52.00 per night. 

Call 866-763-5121 Ext. 10 for details.

Right: John Vang posted to FB, ” lol I mean I watched people limit all lightning trouts. Prob close to 100 lightning’s taken. There’s a few left in there.


You owe it to yourself to stop in at the Northern Bites Cafe!

Open Thursday – Monday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Saturday 3/16 St. Patty’s Treasure Hunt!

Like & follow Lake Camanche’s Facebook page after 1 pm for the clues to the St. Patty’s Day Treasure Hunt!

Prizes totaling over $200.00 in value.

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