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Lakes- Shasta Cascades

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Lake Location Nearest hwy/
surface acres
Camp. open/
elev
Comments
Lake Almanor Susanville 89
28,000
May Stocked rainbow trout & warm water species.
Antelope Lake Quincy 89
930
May
5000'
Stocked rainbow trout & warm water species.
Baum Lake Burney 299
89
  Brown, brook and rainbow trout.
Big Sage Reservoir Alturas 395
5400
May
4900'
Stocked rainbow trout & warm water species.
Black Butte Lake Orland I-5 All yr
500'
Warm water species.
Blue Lake Alturas 395
160
June
6000'
Stocked rainbow trout.
Lake Britton Burney 89/299
900
All yr
2760'
Stocked rainbow trout & warm water species.
Bucks Lake Quincy 70/89
1800
May
5100
Stocked rainbow trout.
Butt Valley Reservoir Prattville 89/70 May Stocked rainbow trout.
Cave & Lily Lakes Alturas 395 July
6600'
Stocked rainbow trout.
Copco Lake/Iron Gate Reservoir Yreka I-5
1000
2400' Stocked rainbow trout & warm water species.
Crater Lake Susanville 44
27
June
6500'
Stocked rainbow trout.
Lake Davis Portola 70
4000
May
5700'
Stocked rainbow trout.
Eagle Lake Susanville 36
27,000
May
5100'
Stocked Eagle Lake trout.
East Park Reservoir Willows I-5 6000' Warm water species.
Frenchman Lake Portola 70/89
1580
May
5500'
Stocked rainbow trout.
Gold Lake Graeagle 49/70 June
6400'
Stocked rainbow trout.
Indian Tom Lake, etc. Dorris 97 May Stocked rainbow trout & warm water species.
Iron Canyon Reservoir Redding 299/I-5
500
2,700' Stocked rainbow trout.
Kangaroo Lake Weed I-5 June
6500'
Stocked rainbow trout
Letts Lake Willows I-5
35
April
4500'
Stocked rainbow trout & warm water species.
Lewiston Lake Redding 299
750
All yr
1900'
Stocked rainbow trout.
Little Grass Valley Reservoir La Porte 162
1600
May
5000'
Stocked rainbow trout.
Lake McCloud Mt. Shasta 89/I-5
520
April
3000'
Native trout.
Medicine Lake Mt. Shasta 89/I-5
640
May
6700'
Stocked rainbow trout.
Lake Oroville Oroville 162
15,000
All yr
900'
Native trout & warm water species.
Plaskett Lake Mendocino Nat'l Forest 162 May
6000'
Native trout.
Round Valley Reservoir Quincy 89 4500' Native trout.
Ruth Lake Mad River 36
1200
May
2600'
Stocked rainbow trout & warm water species.
Silver Lake-Plumas Quincy 89/70
5,800' Various trout species plus kokanee salmon.
Shasta Lake Mt.  Shasta I-5
30,000
All yr Native trout & warm water species.
Lake Siskiyou Mt. Shasta I-5
435
All yr
3180'
Stocked rainbow trout & warm water species.
Sly Creek La Porte 162
562
April
3,500'
Trout.
Stony Gorge Reservoir Sacramento Valley I-5
1,275
800' Warm water species.
Trinity Lake Redding 3/299
16,400
April
2370'
Stocked rainbow trout & warm water species.
West Valley Reservoir Alturas 395
970
4770' Stocked rainbow trout.
Whiskeytown Lake Redding 299
3250
All yr
1200'
Stocked rainbow trout & warm water species.