Guide To Fishing At Lake Pillsbury In Northern CA
AKA: Pillsbury Reservoir
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, rainbow trout, steelhead, bluegill and green sunfish at Lake Pillsbury in California.
Bass, trout and bluegill all bite well at Lake Pillsbury, a 2,300 acre reservoir in the northwest part of the state, 20 miles east of Redwood Valley. Fishing from the bank is popular with many areas to do so along thirty plus miles of shoreline. Boating access options include Lake Pillsbury Resort, mid lake on the west side of the lake, Fuller Grove Campground in the northwest corner of the lake, and a few primitive spots depending on lake levels and weather. Rental boats are available at the lodge.
Primary fish species residing in Lake Pillsbury
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Lake Pillsbury Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Fuller Grove Campground Boat Ramp
Located in the northwest corner of the lake, off 18 N 74 Road, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Lake Pillsbury Resort Campground - 707 743-9935
Fuller Grove Campground - 916 386-5164
Pogie Point Campground - 916 386-5164
Navy Camp Campground - 916 386-5164
Sunset Campground - 916 386-5164
Lake Pillsbury CA Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Lake Pillsbury Resort
2756 Kapronos Rd
Potter Valley, CA 95469
Fishing lakes in each state.
Lake Pillsbury in Northern California.
General Fishing Info
Fishing for bass and trout in northwest CA.