California Fishing Destinations

Lake Temescal

Apache Trout Bluegill Kelp Bass and 2 more species

Lake Temescal is located in Oakland, California and is known for its clear waters and abundance of fish. The lake is stocked with rainbow trout, largemouth bass, and bluegill. Nearby activities include hiking, picnicking, and swimming. Fishing tips include using live bait or lures, fishing near structures or drop-offs, and fishing early in the morning or late in the evening. The best time of year to visit is in the spring or fall when the temperatures are mild, averaging around 65-75 degrees Fahrenheit. Get driving directions.

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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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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.