Pack up your rod and reel, stock your tackle box, and head out to fish the best lakes, reservoirs,streams, rivers, and saltwater areas in the Golden State. Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned veteran, you'll find the perfect destination selected by expert angler Tom Stienstra.
• Helpful tips on how to find and catch top California sport fish, such as trout, bass, salmon, and steelhead, and how to catch them
• Lists of Best Fishing Spots, such as Best Places to Teach Kids to Fish and Best Hike-In Fisheries
• Site descriptions, information on fees and regulations, driving directions, and advice on where to camp or lodge