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Fishing At Lake Almanor In Northern CA

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Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, channel catfish, rainbow trout, brown trout, Sacramento perch and chinook salmon at Lake Almanor in California.

Mountains, pine trees, clean air, scenic views and great fishing all come together for your enjoyment at Lake Almanor. This is a 28,000 acre lake, located in the northeastern part of the state in Plumas County. With plenty of camping and RV parking, plus all the amenities you might need, this is a vacation paradise for those who love the great outdoors, water sport activities and fishing. Lake Almanor has a healthy population of multiple species of fish, including bass, catfish, trout and salmon. Roadways circling the lake make access to shoreline fishing accessible at many locations. There are public boat ramps, boat rentals and marinas to assist with all your boating and fishing needs. Local fishing guides are available to help you locate quality fishing spots on Lake Almanor.

Primary fish species residing in Lake Almanor.

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Largemouth bass Smallmouth bass Channel catfish Rainbow trout Brown trout Chinook salmon

Lake Almanor Amenities

Marina: YES
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: NEARBY
Restaurant: YES

Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

North Shore Campground - 530 258-3376

Last Chance Campground - 916 386-5164

Almanor South Campground - 530 258-2141

Forest Park RV Spaces - 530 284-7405

Lake Almanor CA Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

Lake Almanor
Lake Cove Resort & Marina
3584 CA-147
Westwood, CA 96137
530 284-7697

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Lake Almanor in Northern California.

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