Lake Poway Fishing Report

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Lake Poway Fishing Report

by Lake Poway Staff

Week ending: 7 February 2021 Water Temperature: 55

For more information please contact the Ranger at 858-668-4772

Lake Poway Hours: 6:00 AM-5:15 PM.

Saturday, February 6th was the 26th Annual Youth Fishing Derby here at Lake Poway.  The lake was freshly stocked on Wednesday Feb 3rd for the event.  The trout fishing was great off the shoreline with many kids catching their derby limits. 

The lake will be stocked again this following Thursday, February 11th with 1,500 lbs. of Rainbow Trout.  The best baits for trout this season have been mini jigs (natural colored or yellow / orange), and power bait.

Boating Closed - Due to damage sustained during a recent windstorm, the boat dock has remained temporarily closed and boats are not available for rent. Please check back for updated information.

When you stop by concessions to buy your permit keep a 6 ft. distance when in line and adhere to the maximum occupancy for the store.  Ask about the best spots and baits. They have up to the minute information. 

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