Species Weather Hydrology

Lake McClure is a popular fishing destination in California, USA. The lake is home to a variety of fish species, including bass, catfish, trout, and salmon. Nearby activities include hiking, camping, and boating. Fishing tips include using lures that resemble the natural prey of the fish and fishing in deeper waters during the summer months. The best time of year to visit is in the spring and fall when the temperatures average around 70 degrees Fahrenheit.

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Regional Streamflow


Cubic Feet Per Second


Cubic Feet Per Second


Cubic Feet Per Second


Cubic Feet Per Second

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Nearby Camping & Amenities

Camping Area Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Kirkwood Lake 12 7,674 ft
Topaz Lake 70 5,007 ft
Caples Lake 34 7,897 ft
Markleeville 10 5,557 ft
Centerville Flat 20 5,852 ft
Upper Blue Lake 32 8,172 ft
Grover Hot Springs State Park 76 5,879 ft
Upper Blue Lake Dam 25 8,162 ft
Middle Creek/Expansion 35 8,106 ft
Silver Fork 35 5,531 ft

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Heenan Lake Wildlife Area

Heenan Lake Wildlife Area is located in Alpine County, California, and is a popular attraction for those interested in bird watching and fishing. The area is home to a variety of bird species, including sandhill cranes, bald eagles, and great blue herons. Visitors can also fish for rainbow and brown trout in the lake, which is stocked regularly by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. One of the main points of interest at Heenan Lake Wildlife Area is the sandhill crane migration in the fall. Thousands of these birds pass through the area on their journey south for the ...