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Guide to fishing for largemouth bass, spotted bass, channel catfish, black crappie, white crappie, rainbow trout, bluegill and striped bass at New Hogan Lake in California.

New Hogan Lake, CA

Big striped bass and chunky largemouth get most of the attention from anglers at New Hogan Lake, a 4,400 acre lake, located in central CA, 30 miles northeast of Stockton. This family vacation reservoir has fifty miles of rocky shoreline and lots of room for beach and boating activities.

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Nestled in the scenic foothills of the Sierra Nevada, New Hogan Lake in California is a hidden gem for fishing enthusiasts. The lake's cool and clear waters make it an ideal spot for various fish species, attracting anglers from near and far. Some of the popular fish species found in New Hogan Lake include largemouth and smallmouth bass, catfish, crappie, bluegill, and rainbow trout. Whether you're an experienced angler looking for a challenge or a novice seeking a relaxing fishing experience, the lake's diverse fish population ensures an exciting day on the water.

Aside from fishing, boating, and camping, New Hogan Lake presents additional recreational activities for visitors to enjoy. The lake's calm waters are perfect for swimming, providing a refreshing respite on hot summer days. Hiking trails around the lake offer opportunities for exploration and birdwatching, allowing nature enthusiasts to immerse themselves in the local flora and fauna. Wildlife sightings, including deer, squirrels, and various bird species, are common in the area, adding to the charm of this serene natural oasis.

New Hogan Lake in California offers a delightful escape for fishing, boating, and camping enthusiasts. With its diverse fish species, ample boating options, and scenic camping facilities, the lake provides a haven for outdoor lovers seeking a retreat amidst the breathtaking Sierra Nevada foothills. Whether you're casting your fishing line, cruising on the water, or unwinding in a campsite, New Hogan Lake promises an unforgettable experience in a peaceful and picturesque setting.

Access for fishing from the bank is available at campgrounds and via primitive roads and trails around the lake, primarily along the west side. Boating access is via Hogan Reservoir Boat Ramp in the Acorn Recreation Area, off New Hogan Parkway.

Primary fish species residing in New Hogan Lake

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Largemouth bass Spotted bass Channel catfish Black crappie White Crappie Rainbow Trout Bluegill Striped bass

New Hogan Lake Amenities

Marina: NO
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: NO
Lodging: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
Restaurant: YES

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New Hogan Lake offers ample opportunities for boating, making it a favorite spot for water recreation. Boaters can explore the lake's winding coves and open waters, enjoying water skiing, wakeboarding, or simply cruising to admire the picturesque surroundings. The lake boasts multiple boat ramps and marinas, accommodating a variety of watercraft, from speedboats to kayaks. Whether you prefer a leisurely boat ride or a thrilling water adventure, New Hogan Lake has something to offer for every boating enthusiast.

Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings

Hogan Reservoir Boat Ramp
Located mid lake, on the north side of the lake, off New Hogan Parkway, this is a three-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and plenty of paved parking.

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For those seeking a peaceful getaway immersed in nature, New Hogan Lake provides excellent camping facilities. The lake features several campgrounds, each offering well-maintained sites for both tent and RV camping. Campers can enjoy beautiful lake views, scenic trails, and amenities such as picnic tables, fire rings, restrooms, and showers. Whether you choose to camp near the shoreline or beneath the shade of oak trees, New Hogan Lake promises a tranquil camping experience, surrounded by the natural beauty of the Sierra Nevada foothills.

Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

US Army Corps of Engineers Campground - 209 772-1343

Acorn Campground - 209 772-1343

Oak Knoll Campground - 209 772-1343

New Hogan Lake CA Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

New Hogan Lake
US Army Corps of Engineers
2713 Hogan Dam Rd
Valley Springs, CA 95252
209 772-1343


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New Hogan Lake in Central California.

Fishing for striped bass and largemouth in central CA.

New Hogan Lake, in California.