Collins Lake - Browns Valley, CA

Lake Information

Fish Species: Channel Catfish, Rainbow Trout, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Bluegill, White Crappie



Latest Photos

6 lbs. 4 oz.
David Proctor of Elk Grove caught a 6 1/4 pound trout and finished off with a limit from the beach on chartreuse powerbait.
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Collins Lake Staff
David Proctor
12-18-2020
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Collins Lake Staff
12-18-2020
5 lbs. 11 oz.
Sid Cates landed this 5.7lb trout near rental dock which he hooked using a white fly.
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Collins Lake Staff
Sid Cates
12-18-2020
8 lbs. 8 oz.
Bailey Franks shirt says "I'm a keeper". She certainly is beaming along with her 8.5lb Trout from 11/4.
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Collins Lake Staff
Bailey Franks
12-18-2020

Collins Lake Whoppers

Species Weight Date Report
Channel Catfish 14 lbs. 9-13-2016 View Report
Channel Catfish 10 lbs. 8-05-2016 View Report
Channel Catfish 9 lbs. 13 oz. 8-05-2016 View Report
Rainbow Trout 9 lbs. 2 oz. 1-23-2020 View Report
Channel Catfish 9 lbs. 8-05-2016 View Report
Rainbow Trout 9 lbs. 5-16-2020 View Report
Rainbow Trout 8 lbs. 8 oz. 11-03-2020 View Report
Rainbow Trout 8 lbs. 8 oz. 12-18-2020 View Report
Rainbow Trout 8 lbs. 1-23-2020 View Report
Channel Catfish 8 lbs. 8-13-2016 View Report

Latest Fish Plants

Plant DateSpeciesSourceTotal Pounds
2-21-2021Rainbow TroutCDFW 
2-07-2021Rainbow TroutCDFW 
12-06-2020Rainbow TroutCDFW1000
11-24-2020Rainbow TroutCollins Lake Staff1000
11-19-2020Rainbow TroutCDFW800


Latest Fish Reports

Date Report Author
2-13-2021 Collins Lake Fishing Report
We’re well into 2021 and still looking for... more »
Collins Lake Staff
12-18-2020 Clear Calm Days Make For Great Winter Fishing!
Collins Lake will be closed on Christmas Day After... more »
Collins Lake Staff
11-3-2020 Collins Lake Fishing Report
After a very hot summer it took some... more »
Collins Lake Staff
5-16-2020 Collins Lake Fishing Report
Brady Blankenship, from Yuba City caught this rainbow... more »
Collins Lake Staff
2-25-2020 Collins Lake Fishing Report by James “Big Ed” Everhart
Conditions Water Temp: 49-51 Water Clarity: Clear 12’+ Air Temp: 42-64 Wind:... more »
RB Bass

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