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Landlocked Kings Hitting Hard

Written By: Danny Lloyd,
April 16, 2014

The rise in water at Folsom Lake has made fishing very good and much more accessible. Since the level of the lake has come up so much this month the 5 mph rule has been abolished and fisherman are able to move around the lake much easier...

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Landlocked Kings In Top 10 feet

Written By: Danny Lloyd,
April 2, 2014

The rise in water at Folsom Lake has made fishing very good and much more accessible. Since the level of the lake has come up so much this month, the 5 mph rule has been abolished and fisherman are able to move around the lake much easier...

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Big Plant Of Eagle Lake Trout Boosts Folsom Lake Fishery Big Plant Of Eagle Lake Trout Boosts Folsom Lake Fishery

Written By: Dan Bacher,
March 24, 2014

Folsom. the Capital City’s backyard “fishing hole,” is a lake dear to my angling heart, since I have fished the reservoir since I was 10 years old.

It was where I caught my first bluegill and largemouth bass when I was a child – and I...

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Landlocked Kings Hitting Hard

Written By: Danny Lloyd,

The rise in water at Folsom Lake has made fishing very good and much more accessible. Since the level of the lake has come up so much this month the 5 mph rule has been abolished and fisherman are able to move around the lake much easier allowing for some better...

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Landlocked Kings In Top 10 feet

Written By: Danny Lloyd,

The rise in water at Folsom Lake has made fishing very good and much more accessible. Since the level of the lake has come up so much this month, the 5 mph rule has been abolished and fisherman are able to move around the lake much easier allowing for some better...

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Big Bass On The Prowl

Written By: Danny Lloyd,

The long time overdue rain has finally hit Folsom and surrounding areas managed to bring the lake level up over 10 feet in a matter of days. Fishing will continue to improve over the next few weeks into the spring months.

Trout and landlocked salmon fishing has been...

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Pretty good week at Folsom Lake

Written By: Fishin’ James Guide Service,
March 23, 2014

Fished Folsom Lake 4 times this week and was happy with the results.  Fishing is not as good as it was back in January when we were fishing in a small aquarium but cannot complain with the quality of fish.  Pretty much all week, the fish bit in the same pattern.  Early in the morning,...

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Consistant Rainbow Trout bite at Folsom Lake

Written By: Fishin’ James Guide Service,
February 3, 2014

Friday I took 4 businessmen who only had a couple hrs before meetings to get out to Folsom Lake and get some relaxin in before work.  We managed 8 Trout in the box in 3 hours before we had to get back to the ramp.  Saturday I took 2 clients and we managed 11 Trout in the box by 1pm. ...

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Fun day at Folsom

Written By: Big John’s Guide Service,
January 21, 2013

Today I took Adam and his dad Mike Englebright from Loomis out on the lake. We had a blast out there. Adam got a 17" King Salmon That weighed in at 2 Lbs and dad had one other on and lost it. But they where able to get seven Trout to the boat before we called it a day. We where using...

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Folsom Lake Kings

Written By: Forum Member: Chil-Laxin,
March 11, 2013

Met up with a couple buddies Bill and Randy. We were at brown's way too early. O dark thirty. We bs'ed for a few and got on the water @ 0645. Headed up the fork and it was windy and chilly. We picked up first 17" king @ 0745. Bite went soft till' about 1100 and all hell broke loose!...

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Tips & Tactics for Folsom Lake
Low Water, Big Opportunities Low Water, Big Opportunities

Written By: Cal Kellogg

It’s raining hard today, so I feel a little strange sitting here at my keyboard writing an article about low water fishing opportunities....

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Your Guide To Grubbing Your Guide To Grubbing

Written By: FishSniffer Staff

Have you noticed that often the best looking, sexiest baits aren’t the best fish producers? I’ve seen it time and time again, when a...

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Finessing Them With The Shakey Head Finessing Them With The Shakey Head

Written By: Mark Fong

Each year new baits and techniques make their way into the Bass Fishing World. Recently anglers have seen the flow of innovation travel...

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Weather Report for Folsom Lake

Todays date: Sunday April 20, 2014

Folsom Lake Fish Species
  • Trout
  • Trout
  • Bass
  • Bass
  • Landlocked Salmon
  • Landlocked Salmon
  • Catfish
  • Catfish
Whats Biting?

Trout

Bass

Landlocked Salmon

Catfish



Water Level for Folsom Lake

Sorry. We don't have any water level information for Folsom Lake. Our information comes from the USGS.

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anglingwes
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anglingwes

on: May 25, 2013
Species: Bass

At a pond near Folsom punching the thick stuff shallow.

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