Lake Oroville

Maps and Info
Lake Oroville
Articles & Reports
Spotted Bass Are Small But Abundant

Written By: Dan Bacher,
August 4, 2014

(Oroville) Spotted bass are showing in big numbers for anglers fishing the dropping waters of Lake Oroville, but most are fish in the 13 to 14 inch class and smaller.

“Your best bet is to fish top water lures such as Ricos and Zara Spooks...

read more ››

Channel Catfish On Summer Prowl

Written By: Dan Bacher,
July 20, 2014

If you want to hook channel cats, it’s time to hit the warm waters of Lake Oroville.

“Boater are hooking catfish up to 8 pounds while fishing mackerel and stinkbaits in the Stringtown area,” said Jamie Sorensen of Oroville Outdoors. “The...

read more ››

Landlocked Salmon Bite Shifts Into High Gear

Written By: Dan Bacher,
June 2, 2014

As the thermocline forms at Lake Oroville, anglers are hooking increasing numbers of robust landlocked Chinook salmon.

Paul Kneeland, Fish Sniffer Publisher, and Cal Kellogg, Fish Sniffer Editor, made a short 3-hour morning trip with Rick...

read more ››

Spotted Bass Are Small But Abundant

Written By: Dan Bacher,

(Oroville) Spotted bass are showing in big numbers for anglers fishing the dropping waters of Lake Oroville, but most are fish in the 13 to 14 inch class and smaller.

“Your best bet is to fish top water lures such as Ricos and Zara Spooks early and late in the day,”...

read more ››

Channel Catfish On Summer Prowl

Written By: Dan Bacher,

If you want to hook channel cats, it’s time to hit the warm waters of Lake Oroville.

“Boater are hooking catfish up to 8 pounds while fishing mackerel and stinkbaits in the Stringtown area,” said Jamie Sorensen of Oroville Outdoors. “The dam and boat ramp areas are...

read more ››

Landlocked Salmon Bite Shifts Into High Gear

Written By: Dan Bacher,

As the thermocline forms at Lake Oroville, anglers are hooking increasing numbers of robust landlocked Chinook salmon.

Paul Kneeland, Fish Sniffer Publisher, and Cal Kellogg, Fish Sniffer Editor, made a short 3-hour morning trip with Rick Kennedy of Tight Lines Guide...

read more ››

SLAMON FISHING CONTINUES

Written By: H2F Guide Service,
September 30, 2013

 

Salmon are eating eggs as well as hitting the plugs on the FEATHER /SACRAMENTO Rivers. The river flows are down but with the colder temperatures the water is staying cooler and this is enticing the salmon to continue to move thru the system.

 We are also looking forward to the cooler...

read more ››

Slow but steady day on Oroville

Written By: Forum Member: Grits,
August 14, 2013

Traded a day of fishing for a day of painting with the wife. So we headed to the lake and started fishing @ 7:45 and finished up @ 1. Nice day on the water not a lot of boats and light wind. we ended up with 7 fish and lost 2 or 3. We did catch a nice Brown by Bidwell point. Fish...

read more ››

Guides and Services
Elite Sportsmen Guide Service Elite Sportsmen Guide Service

Elite Sportsmen Guide Service is the premier hunting and fishing guide service company in Northern CA. We offer fully guided trips...

read more ››
Kevin Brock Professional Northern California Fishing Guide Kevin Brock Professional Northern...

Kevin Brock is a year-round professional fishing guide, specializing in guided trips on top West Coast Rivers and fishing in Alaska....

read more ››
C & C Marine C & C Marine

Full Service Ranger Evinrude Mercury Dealer
Two Locations
747 S 9th Street 
Modesto, CA 95351
Phone: (209) 526-4120

7812 Auburn Blvd.
...

read more ››

Bob’s Marine Bob’s Marine

Bob's Marine has been in business as a full sales, service and accessory dealer for 25 years in the same location. We have two full...

read more ››

Winkle Family Automotive & Marine Winkle Family Automotive & Marine...

Winkel Family Automotive, formerly Saturn of Reno, is located in Reno, Nevada which also serves the Truckee, Sparks, Carson City,...

read more ››

Coming Soon

Snag Proof Snag Proof

Since 1961 Snag Proof has been committed to "weedless fishing". We’ve produced some the most innovative and productive fishing...

read more ››

LUHR-JENSEN LUHR-JENSEN


Eight decades ago, the Luhr-Jensen company was born in an unused chicken coop in rural Hood River, Oregon. It was the height of the...

read more ››

Tips & Tactics for Lake Oroville
Pitching For Bass Pitching For Bass

Written By: Larry Nixon

If a bass could build its ideal habitat, the specs would be something like this: shallow water, in or near heavy cover with quick access...

read more ››

Heavy Metal For Trout And Landlocked Kings! Heavy Metal For Trout And Landlocked Kings!

Written By: Cal Kellogg

Take a look at the tackle assortment of a trout and landlocked king salmon troller and you’ll see a lot of spoons, such as Sep’s Pro...

read more ››

Color: Do Bass Have A Favorite? Color: Do Bass Have A Favorite?

Written By: FishSniffer Staff

If you're like me, your tackle box is a color kaleidoscope. With my endless assortment of soft plastics sporting colors never seen in...

read more ››

Weather Report for Lake Oroville

Todays date: Thursday August 21, 2014

Lake Oroville Species
  • Bass
  • Bass
  • Catfish
  • Catfish
  • Landlocked Salmon
  • Landlocked Salmon
Whats Biting?

Bass

Catfish

Landlocked Salmon



Water Level for Lake Oroville

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

Recent Reader's Photo
JWILSON7556
Caught by:

JWILSON7556

on:
Species: Landlocked Salmon

Houseboat trip at Lake Oroville.

Video of Lake Oroville

Presented by Angler West TV

Lake Oroville Kings!

Presented by Angler West TV

SnagProof Frog Field Test



FishSniffer Links


Newspaper Subscriptions


Website Advertising


Newspaper Print Advertising

Company Information


Reports & Blogs Entry Forms


The contents of this site are for the general information, convenience and entertainment of the public. Neither Fish Sniffer nor any of its principals, staff or representatives shall be liable for any consequential or incidental damages, or inconvenience incurred or experienced, related to these contents, and do not warrant their accuracy or reliability.