Fishing in Mammoth Lakes

Fishing in Mammoth Lakes

With access to an abundance of high alpine lakes, reservoirs, streams and creeks, Mammoth Lakes offers some of the best trout fishing in the world. Monster rainbows, wise old browns, feisty brookies and elusive native golden trout—whether you prefer bait-setting from a folding chair on a sunny beach with a view, trolling from a boat, nymphing from a float-tube in the middle of a quiet pond or casting barbless midges from a grassy bank on a quiet oxbow, you’ll find plenty of places to try your hand at outsmarting a fish—or several!

This season, fishing regulations in California have been adjusted. Find out more about how these new regulations affect your favorite places to fish in the Mammoth Lakes area.

Fishing

Videos

Lake Fishing Tips in the Eastern Sierra
Beginner’s Guide to Fly Fishing in the Eastern Sierra
Your Ultimate Guide to Winter Fishing in the Eastern Sierra
VIDEO: Fall Fishing Tips by Pro Guide Doug Rodricks
Your Guide to Backcountry Fishing near Mammoth Lakes
Your Guide to Fishing with Kids near Mammoth Lakes
Lake Fishing Tips in the Eastern Sierra
Beginner’s Guide to Fly Fishing in the Eastern Sierra
Your Ultimate Guide to Winter Fishing in the Eastern Sierra
VIDEO: Fall Fishing Tips by Pro Guide Doug Rodricks
Your Guide to Backcountry Fishing near Mammoth Lakes
Your Guide to Fishing with Kids near Mammoth Lakes

Fishing

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Fishing Blogs

Where to

Fish & get gear

Disabled Sports Eastern Sierra (DSES)

1 Minaret Road
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

760-934-0791

Disabled Sports Eastern Sierra is a volunteer-based nonprofit dedicated to changing the lives of children and adults with disabilities by offering year-round outdoor activities, creating inspiring challenges, providing expert instruction and adaptive equipment, and rallying the community to accommodate people with disabilities. We have adaptive equipment to fulfill everyone’s winter… Learn More

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FishMammoth.com

Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

760-582-2195

We provide guided fishing for many locations in the Mammoth Lakes area year-round. So whether you’re up here in the summer or here skiing in the winter, there are always fishing opportunities to be had. You’ll be provided with a rod, reel and line, and all required tackle for the duration… Learn More

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Sierra Drifters Guide Service

1645 Crowley Lake Drive
Crowley Lake, CA 93546

760-935-4250

Long-standing Eastern Sierra fly fishing guide service with over 20 years of experience. We offer year-round fly fishing adventures out of Mammoth Lakes, Bishop, Bridgeport, and June Lake. We have daily programs for beginners as well as experienced anglers and provide top-of-the-line equipment for your day of fishing. All you… Learn More

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Twin Lakes General Store

518 Twin Lakes Loop Road
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

760-934-7295

Twin Lakes General Store invites you to visit and use our facilities. We have the best showers on the mountain for only $6 per person. There’s no time limit and we offer a very clean environment. We also have rental rowboats, canoes and kayaks for $20 an hour. We sell… Learn More

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Mammoth Flyfishing Adventures

Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

Whether you are a beginner to the art of casting a fly rod and catching fish on the fly or a seasoned veteran, I have the ability to make your fly-fishing adventure successful. Learn More

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The Troutfitter

2987 Main Street
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

800-637-6912

The Troutfitter in Mammoth Lakes is the largest fishing store and guide service in Mono County. It has nearly 4,000 sq ft of fishing gear for the spin and fly fisherman. We also offer free maps and advice for all local fishing spots from Bishop to Bridgeport. Our rental gear includes… Learn More

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Wild Fly Anglers

PO Box 540
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

Wild Fly Anglers offers year-round fly fishing guide service for the Mammoth Lakes area. Based out of Crowley Lake California and providing trips in the Eastern Sierras and beyond. My priority is to provide clients with the best instruction, gear, and fishing that is available. Whether it be your first… Learn More

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Kittredge Sports

3218 Main Street
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

760-934-7566

Kittredge Sports has all your year-round outdoor needs! We have summer backpacks, sleeping bags and pads, fishing gear and camping gear rentals and sales. For winter activities, we offer ski and snowboard rentals and sales as well as a repair shop. We sell top-of-the-line clothing and accessories. Learn More

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Rick’s Sport Center

3241 Main Street
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

760-934-3416

Rick’s Sport Center has been a destination for trout fishermen for almost 30 years. The store is family-owned and staffed by knowledgeable and passionate trout fishermen. Rick’s Sport Center carries all the leading brands of trout-fishing equipment and bait and is a full-service bait and tackle center. We are a… Learn More

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Pokonobe Resort and General Store

Lake Mary
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

Pokonobe is a private venue located on the shores of Lake Mary. In addition to event space, there is also a full-service marina with boat rentals, as well as a General Store with fishing supplies, snacks, beverages and souvenirs. Pokonobe is open in the summer months only. Learn More

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