Enhanced Fish Stocking of Lakes in the Urban Bay Area

To enhance anglers abilities to enjoy lakes close to home, the Fishing in the City program provides supplemental stocking of 1 pound rainbow trout and 1 to 2 pound catfish at lakes around the Bay Area.

The following lakes may receive fish fall through spring. Call (707) 944-5581 or go to Fish Planting Schedule for the latest CDFW fish stocking information. Many lakes are also stocked by the local park districts.

  • Alameda County
    • Horseshoe Lake
    • Lakeshore Park Pond
    • Shadow Cliff Lake
    • Temescal Lake
    • Lake Elizabeth
  • Contra Costa County
    • Contra Loma Res.
    • Heather Farms Pond
    • Hidden Valley Pond
    • Lafayette Reservoir
  • Marin County
    • Bon Tempe Reservoir
    • Scottsdale Pond
  • San Francisco County
    • Merced Lake North
  • Santa Clara County
    • Campbell Perc Pond
    • Cunningham Lake
    • Sandy wool Lake
    • Spring Valley Lake
  • Solano County
    • Lake Chabot
  • Sonoma County
    • Lake Ralphine

For more information about the Fishing in the City program in the San Francisco and South Bay areas, contact Ethan Rotman: Ethan.Rotman@wildlife.ca.gov • (415) 892-0460

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