New Melones Reservoir - Angels Camp, CA

Photo Credit: ┬ęChad Woods (June 15, 2018)
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Lake Information

Fish Species: Channel Catfish, Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, Largemouth Bass, Kokanee Salmon, Black Crappie, Smallmouth Bass, Bluegill, Sacramento Pikeminnow



Latest Photos

Little dude Bodie Rocca Jardine of Douglas Flats had a great day fishing with his family over at Tuttletown. (Mentioning Catfish...watch for details of our annual catfish contest coming up soon)
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Glory Hole Sports
8-24-2020
6 lbs. 3 oz.
Austin Tarap of Murphys was fishing below the Camp 9 bridge hiking his way along the Stanislaus River landing this healthy brown trout weighing 6.2 lbs. He was fishing with a CD11 Rapala.
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Glory Hole Sports
Austin Tarap
8-24-2020
7 lbs. 4 oz.
Hunter Stepps of Angels Camp was fishing Angels Cove using chicken livers landing this 7lb. 4oz. Cat.
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Glory Hole Sports Staff
Hunter Stepps
8-10-2020
9 lbs. 12 oz.
Danny Richardson of Copperopolis tangled with this 9 lb. 12 0z. Cat using live minnows. Danny was fishing ease of Hwy 49 bridge.
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Glory Hole Sports Staff
Danny Richardson
8-10-2020

New Melones Reservoir Whoppers

Species Weight Date Report
Rainbow Trout 14 lbs. 6 oz. 7-16-2019 View Report
Channel Catfish 12 lbs. 16 oz. 7-16-2019 View Report
Largemouth Bass 12 lbs. 10 oz. 12-10-2018 View Report
Channel Catfish 12 lbs. 10 oz. 3-04-2019 View Report
Sacramento Pikeminnow 11 lbs. 12 oz. 7-22-2020 View Report
Channel Catfish 11 lbs. 10 oz. 4-18-2019 View Report
Largemouth Bass 11 lbs. 6 oz. 6-05-2019 View Report
Channel Catfish 10 lbs. 14 oz. 5-07-2019 View Report
Largemouth Bass 10 lbs. 8 oz. 5-07-2019 View Report
Largemouth Bass 10 lbs. 8 oz. 3-23-2020 View Report

Latest Fish Plants

Plant DateSpeciesSourceTotal Pounds
3-15-2020Rainbow TroutCDFW 
10-23-2016Rainbow TroutCDFW 
10-23-2016Rainbow TroutCDFW 
3-06-2016Rainbow TroutCDFW 


Latest Fish Reports

Date Report Author
9-3-2020 Annual Catfish Contest
Annual Catfish Contest is Here Sign up begin September... more »
Glory Hole Sports Staff
8-24-2020 New Melones Fishing Report
New Melones Reservoirs' current elevation is 1012.40 and... more »
Glory Hole Sports
8-10-2020 New Melones Fishing Report
New Melones Reservoirs' current elevation is 1015.22 and... more »
Glory Hole Sports
8-7-2020 King Richard at it Again
There's probably less than 5 anglers that can... more »
Glory Hole Sports Staff
8-3-2020 New Melones Fishing Report by Christian Ostrander
Was able to get out on Melones earlier... more »
RB Bass

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