California Fishing Destinations

Bigelow Lake

Apache Trout Black Crappie Blue Catfish and 4 more species

Bigelow Lake is a popular fishing destination in California, USA. It offers a variety of fish species, including bluegill, catfish, crappie, largemouth bass, and rainbow trout. Visitors can enjoy nearby activities such as hiking, camping, and boating. Fishing tips include using worms or small lures for catching bluegill and crappie, and using live bait or plastic worms for catching bass. The best time of year to visit is between April and October, with average temperatures ranging from 70°F to 90°F. Overall, Bigelow Lake is a great spot for fishing enthusiasts and outdoor enthusiasts alike. Get driving directions.

BIGELOW LAKE
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Fish Species

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The apache trout is considered to be critically endangered by the IUCN.

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Crappies are members of the sunfish and the black bass family.

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This is the largest catfish of the family Ictaluridae, reported to grow to 120 lb. (54 kg).

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Today the bluegill is one of the most popular panfish species in North America.

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The kelp bass, a member of a large group of seabasses, which inhabit the eastern Pacific, is a robust fish ...

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The rainbow trout is an extremely valuable species in any and all of its forms.