LOWER DESOLATION LAKE

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FISHING CALIFORNIA

Lower Desolation Lake


April 14, 2024

Lower Desolation Lake is located in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California and provides an excellent fishing experience for a variety of fish species including Rainbow, Brook, and Brown Trout. Nearby activities include hiking, camping, and exploring the surrounding wilderness. Fishing tips include using nymphs, streamers, and dry flies for optimal success. The best time of year to visit is during the summer months from June to September, with average temperatures ranging from 60°F to 80°F.



Fish Species
Image Alt Apache Trout
Image Alt Brown Trout

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Area Boat Ramps

LAKE EDISON BOATING SITE
Upper San Joaquin Watershed, California
GULL MEADOWS CAR TOP BOAT LAUNCH
Mono Lake Watershed, California
SUNNYSLOPE ROAD 30796, SANGER
Upper King Watershed, California
MAMMOTH POOL RD, CALIFORNIA
Upper San Joaquin Watershed, California
HUNTINGTON BOAT RAMP & LAUNCHING SITE
Upper San Joaquin Watershed, California
FLORENCE LAKE CAMPGROUND
Upper San Joaquin Watershed, California
FLORENCE LAKE BOATING SITE
Upper San Joaquin Watershed, California
HUME LAKE BOAT LAUNCH (EAST DAM)
Upper King Watershed, California
NAVY BEACH PADDLE BOAT LAUNCH
Mono Lake Watershed, California
SANDY COVE ROAD FRESNO COUNTY
Upper King Watershed, California

Rafting & Kayaking

MILL CREEK
West Walker Watershed, California
HEADWATERS TO WILDERNESS BOUNDARY
Upper Stanislaus Watershed, California
ROUGH CREEK
East Walker Watershed, California
WILDERNESS BOUNDARY TO CONFLUENCE WITH MIDDLE FORK STANISLAUS
Upper Stanislaus Watershed, California
LEAVITT MEADOWS CAMPGROUND TO HTNF BOUNDARY
West Walker Watershed, Nevada
CENTERVILLE FLAT TO HANGMAN'S BRIDGE
Upper Carson Watershed, California
HOOVER WILDERNESS BOUNDARY TO LEAVITT MEADOWS CAMPGROUND
West Walker Watershed, California
HEADWATERS TO CONFLUENCE WITH EAST CARSONRIVER
Upper Carson Watershed, California
HEADWATER DEADMAN CREEK TO CONFLUENCE WITH MIDDLE FORK STANISLAUS RIVER
Upper Stanislaus Watershed, California
SOURCE SEC 24, T6N, R21E TO CENTERVILLE FLAT
Upper Carson Watershed, California

Parks & Recreation

                                                       

Wilderness Boundary Peak

Granite Mountain Wilderness

Devils Postpile National Monument

Owens River Headwaters Wilderness

Bodie State Historic Park

Piper Mountain Wilderness

Mammoth Creek Community Park

Mono Lake Tufa State Reserve

Hoover Wilderness

Trails End Park

                                                                                                                       
                                               
HOT CREEK GEOLOGIC SITE
BIG PINE AREA
DEVILS POSTPILE FORMATION
The Devils Postpile Formation is a unique geological point of interest located within the Devils Postpile National Monument in California. This natural wonder is a columnar basalt formation, which was ...
VISITOR CONTACT / RANGER STATION
SIERRA VIEW OBSERVATION SITE
OH! RIDGE OVERLOOK OBSERVATION SITE
VERMILLION VIEW OBSERVATION SITE
BLUE CANYON VISTA OBSERVATION SITE
MAMMOTH LAKES WELCOME CENTER
The Mammoth Lakes Welcome Center is a popular point of interest for visitors to California's national parks. Located in the town of Mammoth Lakes, it serves as a gateway to ...
MINARET VISTA OBSERVATION SITE

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