Shadow Cliffs Regional Park Report

Shadow Cliffs Reservoir - Pleasanton, CA (Alameda County)

by East Bay Regional Park District

Concession and Marina are closed for the season.

All personal watercraft must be off the lake ½ hour before sunset.


The water temperature has been reaching about 65⁰ F. The weather has been a mix of warm days and rainy days with the temperatures in the high 50’s and 70’s. Water clarity is very good.

Please note boaters must be 100 feet away from the swim ropes, fish tube and the docks.

We encourage all anglers to please stop by our kiosk on the way out to report catches, stories, comments, and/or concerns.


The best bait to use has been mackerel, chicken livers, anchovies and sardines.


Boaters are catching limits of trout early in the morning and they are using worms and power-bait. Anglers report that the Stanley dock and the 2nd dock are good places to reel in trout.


Bass are biting on senko’s and plastic worms, but remember to release your bass back into the lake to keep the population up.


On 10-24-16, Tony of Livermore caught an 8lb. trout while fishing off of the Stanley Shoreline using a kastmaster.

On 10-24-16, three trout were caught off of the Stanley dock on power-bait.

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