Guide To Fishing At San Vicente Reservoir In Southern CA
AKA: San Vicente Lake
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, blue catfish, black crappie, white crappie, rainbow trout, bluegill and redear sunfish at San Vicente Reservoir in California.
Big, Florida strain largemouth bass, and lots of them, swim in the waters of San Vicente Reservoir, a 1,700 acre lake, located in the southwest corner of the state in San Diego County. In addition to great bass fishing, there is good fishing for crappie, catfish, stocked rainbow trout and sunfish.
This lake is ideally fished from a boat. Although there are fifteen miles of shoreline, fishing from the bank is pretty limited. Boating access for everything from kayaks and canoes, to power boats and pontoons, is via Lake San Vicente Boat Launch Facility on the southwest corner of the lake.
Primary fish species residing in San Vicente Reservoir
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
San Vicente Reservoir Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: NEARBY
Convenience Store: NEARBY
Bait & Tackle: NEARBY
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
San Vicente Boat Launching Facility
Located in the southwest corner of the lake, just west of the San Vincent Dam, this is a six-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.
Click here for a California fishing license.
Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Lake Jennings Campground - 619 390-1623
Oakoasis County Preserve Campsite - 619 561-0580
Rancho Los Coches RV Park - 619 443-2025
San Vicente Reservoir CA Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
San Vicente Reservoir
Lake San Vicente Boat Launch Facility
12375 Moreno Avenue
Lakeside, CA 92040
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San Vicente Reservoir in Southern California.
General Fishing Info
Fishing for Florida strain largemouth bass in southwest CA.