Lake Oroville Salmon and Bass Fishing
Beautiful Lake Oroville has excellent fishing for bass and landlocked king salmon. It is a great place for families to get away and spend some quality time together.
King salmon in Lake Oroville have been re-stocked, and grow quickly with the abundant food available. Reaching 4 pounds and larger, they are strong fighters and delicious eating. You won’t soon forget hooking one of these salmon! There is also an opportunity to catch 20+ bass for a bonus.
Lake Oroville bass species include smallmouth, largemouth, and spotted bass. Spotted bass are very prolific, and 20-40 fish days are common.
Daily limits are 5 salmon and 5 bass per person.
Cost: All guided fishing trips are full day trips and cost $225 per person. This includes all rods, tackle, safety equipment, fish cleaning and a knowledgeable professional fishing guide.
What to bring:
- Current California (CA) fishing license
- 2nd rod stamp (optional)
- Ice chest for your lunch, drinks and fish
- Layers of clothing – it’s cool in the morning and warm in the afternoon
- PFA – Positive Fishing Attitude
Lake Oroville – At a Glance
20-40 bass days are common
Lots of action
Fishing is best early May to early June
Easy fishing for entire family, including kids
Excellent trip for all fishermen from beginners to experts
Large Groups, corporate accounts, private parties, and exclusive boats are available
Half-day trips are available – call for availability and details
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