Lower Otay Reservoir - Rancho Del Rey, CA

Lake Information

Fish Species: Channel Catfish, Largemouth Bass, Black Crappie, Common Carp, Blue Catfish, Bluegill, White Crappie

Latest Photos

55 lbs.
Caught on 6/25 with a 1/4 jighead- 8 feet deep with garlic nightcrawlers in the Dam Arm.
Lionel Thomas
3 lbs.
Caught using meal worms.
Photo Credit: Otay Reservoir
Jim Nethers
Patrick (13 years old) caught this bass on drop shot roboworm in the Dam Arm.
1 lbs. 14 oz.
Matt from San Diego caught this bass on 2/16. He was using dropshot, ned rig and weightless in Harvey's Arm.
Photo Credit: 📷 Lower Otay Reservoir
Matt Parsons

Lower Otay Reservoir Whoppers

Species Weight Date Report
Blue Catfish 55 lbs. 6-27-2022 View Report
Blue Catfish 45 lbs. 8 oz. 1-31-2022 View Report
Blue Catfish 37 lbs. 6-21-2021 View Report
Largemouth Bass 6 lbs. 8 oz. 6-01-2021 View Report
Bluegill 3 lbs. 6-20-2022 View Report
Bluegill 2 lbs. 3 oz. 9-14-2020 View Report
Largemouth Bass 1 lbs. 14 oz. 2-21-2022 View Report

Latest Fish Reports

Date Report Author
10-24-2022 Lower Otay Photos of The Week
Michael Adamczak from Chula Vista was fishing on... more »
Lower Otay Reservoir Staff
10-10-2022 Top Water bite!
Lake Otay Marina and Boat Rentals checked in... more »
Lower Otay Reservoir Staff
8-1-2022 Lower Otay Bass
Ashley Kalleberg from San Diego caught 2 Bass... more »
Lower Otay Reservoir Staff
6-27-2022 55 Lb. Blue Cat
Summer fishing is here! The Bass are topwater... more »
Lower Otay Reservoir Staff
6-20-2022 3 lb. Bluegill
Lake Otay Marina checked in with us this... more »
Lower Otay Reservoir Staff

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