Lake Del Valle Fishing Report

Del Valle Lake - Livermore, CA (Alameda County)

by Del Valle Marina
(510) 544-3146

The weather this week has been wonderful! With temperatures in the mid-80's with a small breeze throughout the week keeping the lake at a desirable temperature for an afternoon visit. Catfish have been biting on chicken liver and night crawlers all around the lake. Stripped Bass That have been caught are good size ranging from 20 inches and aboce and anything greater than 3 pounds. The trout fishing jas not come to an end but they are staying in depths of 35-45 feet down. Heavy weights or down riggers is the best way to reach these tasty fish. There have been a few monster trout to come out recently but for those who like the smaller pan-size trout, you are still in luck. Largemouth and Smallmouth bass have been caught all over the lake in the weeds using rubber worms and night crawlers.

By Scott Vigars
Rate of the action over the past week:
Bass: Good
Bluegill: Good
Carp: Poor
Catfish: Good
Crappie: Good
Striper: Excellent
Trout: Good

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