New Melones Reservoir - Angels Camp, CA

Photo Credit: ©Chad 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



Latest Photos

Don, Dan, and Sandy were slaying the Trout and Crappie fishing near the spillway using a combination of lures. Uncle Larrys, worms, and Seps flasher in Watermelon color.
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Glory Hole Sports
6-22-2020
Harold Garibald was back in the action with a couple Rainbows and Kokanee . Harold was fishing near Rose Island using Needlefish in Pink @ 4
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Glory Hole Sports
6-22-2020
Richard Kewski, very familiar angler at New Melones was back on the lake and slayed a beautiful Trout and Kokanee combo. 7.5 lb. Trout and a 19" Kokanee trolling at 40 to 60 ft. deep and using a dodger with hoochie.
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Glory Hole Sports
6-22-2020
4 lbs.
Thomas Filiatreau of Angels Camp brought in a nice 4.0 lb. rainbow trout fishing between the two bridges using Pink hoochie and same colored dodger.
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Glory Hole Sports
6-22-2020

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
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
Largemouth Bass 10 lbs. 7 oz. 5-13-2019 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
6-22-2020 New Melones Fishing Report
  New Melones Reservoir lake elevation has been on... more »
Glory Hole Sports
5-25-2020 7 Lb. Largemouth
Our great friends, Kevin and his grandson caught... more »
Ebbetts Pass Sporting Goods
5-21-2020 New Melones Fishing Report by Josh Parris
Water temp 67-70 Water clarity 3-10’ As of May 9th... more »
RB Bass
5-19-2020 New Melones Fishing Report
After being closed for over a month, New... more »
Glory Hole Sports Staff
5-11-2020 Bite is On at New Melones
After a 30 day respite,the bite on New... more »
Glory Hole Sports Staff

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