California Fishing Destinations

East Walker River

Apache Trout Cutthroat Trout

The East Walker River in California is a popular fishing area known for its excellent trout fishing. The river is home to a variety of fish species, including brown, rainbow, and cutthroat trout. Anglers can also enjoy nearby activities such as hiking, camping, and birding. Fishing tips for the East Walker River include using small nymphs and dry flies, and fishing in the early morning or late afternoon. The best time of year to visit is typically in the spring or fall when temperatures average around 60-70°F. Get driving directions.

EAST WALKER RIVER
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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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Cutthroat trout are the most widely distributed of all the western trouts of North America.