Hetch Hetchy Reservoir - Yosemite, CA

Lake Information

Fish Species: Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout

Latest Photos

I cherish the rainbows here. They’re much better sport than the browns. Simply hanging on for the ride, this wild rainbow launched 4’ out of the water and I’ll never forget the tail slaps. While fighting these fish, you forget to breathe.
Photo Credit: Phil Akers
Get some!
Photo Credit: Phil Akers
This brown trout has chomped on a few roach.

Latest Fish Reports

Date Report Author
11-20-2023 Hetch Hetchy Brown Trout
Our young friend , Zehra, caught this beautiful... more »
Ebbetts Pass Sporting Goods
11-14-2022 Congressman Valadao Joins Conway to Introduce Yosemite National Park Equal Access and Fairness Act
Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) joined Congresswoman Connie... more »
David G. Valadao
7-18-2019 Study: Value of Yosemite’s Hetch Hetchy Valley Restoration Could Reach $100 Billion or More
The recreational value of restoring Yosemite’s Hetch Hetchy... more »
Maven's Notebook
12-15-2017 Hetch Hetchy
According to visitation statistics from the National Park... more »
Phil "Flip" Akers

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