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June 16, 2021 Anglers were out there catching some real big ones this week. The warmer weather is making the fish go down deeper, but fishing all around the lake was successful.  Power bait with garlic in various colors seemed to be best this week. Thomas Buoyant lures and the new Gorditos Custom Baits, which […]


FISH REPORT JUNE 2, 2021   We have had beautiful weather this week and the bite has been great.  We stocked the lake with 700 pounds of lunkers for the Memorial Day weekend and for the Hangman’s Tagged Fish Derby.  Unfortunately, no tagged fish were caught, but quite a few anglers qualified with a 14 […]


FISH REPORT MAY 26, 2021 Anglers who were brave enough to take on SNOW and strong winds early in the week were bringing in their limits on night crawlers and Berkley garlic power bait. The weather was wonderful later in the week and lunkers were pulled out with mini jigs and salmon peach and yellow […]


MAY 19, 2021 As typical in the spring, in the Eastern Sierra, Mother Nature rolled in thunderstorms and crazy winds this week. The wind is blowing as I type this! Despite all of this, the fishing has been quite fine at the lake.  Both the creek and the lake have been stocked! The Resort will […]

Fish Report May 12, 2021

Anglers have had another successful week at the lake. The weather cooperated and fish were caught all around the lake from the shore, as well as, from our boats. Night crawlers, garlic power bait, salmon peach and yellow power bait were hot tickets. Green and black Marvel Flies also did the job. Craig and his […]

Fish Report May 5, 2021

Our second week of the new season started out with more windy conditions, but turned out to be quite productive. The biggest lunkers pulled out were just over 9 lbs. Mike snagged a 7 ¼ pounder using a Marvel Fly. Guy caught a 6 ¼ lbs. big one with a night crawler on South Shore. […]


Convict Lake had quite a wild Opening Day this year. Winds gusts up to 60mph kept our rental boats off the lake, but many die hard anglers braved the conditions and came out strong. The largest fish caught by Brandon Maher was a whopping 10.5 lbs! Followed was two just over 8 lbs caught by […]

**UPDATE JANUARY 25, 2021**

The California Stay at Home Order issued on December 7, 2020 has been lifted as of January 25, 2021. We will be officially re-opening of January 29, 2021 for cabin rentals. Please feel free to contact our reservation department at 760-934-3800 ext. 1