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Fisheries - Angling Records

Below is the list of State Inland Water Record fish.

 

 
 
bass, largemouth
21 lbs 12 oz
 
 
Castaic Lake at the main boat ramp (Los Angeles)
March 5, 1991
Michael Arujo (Santa Monica)
 
bass, smallmouth
9 lbs 13 oz
24.75
18.5
Pardee Reservoir (Amador)
July 3, 2007
Harold Hardin (Stockton)
 
bass, spotted
10 lbs 4 oz
 
 
Pine Flat Lake (Fresno)
May 3, 2001
Brian Shishido (Lindsay)
 
bass, striped
67 lbs 8 oz
 
 
O'Neill Forebay (Merced)
May 7, 1992
Hank Ferguson (Soquel)
 
bass, white
5 lbs 5 oz
 
 
Ferguson Lake (Riverside)
May 8, 1972
Milton Mize (Chula Vista)
 
bluegill
3 lbs 14 oz
14.3
18.5
Rancho Murieta Reservoir (Sacramento)
June 22, 2008
Michael Holoubek (Elk Grove)
 
catfish, blue
113 lbs 5 oz
57
39
San Vicente Reservoir (San Diego)
July 24, 2008
Steve Oudomsouk (San Diego)
 
catfish, bullhead, brown
4 lbs 8 oz
 
 
Trinity Lake (Trinity)
October 7, 1993
Gary Dittenbir (Lewiston)
 
catfish, channel
53 lbs 8 oz
46.5
36
San Joaquin River (Stanislaus)
September 22, 2008
Randall Gilgert Jr. (Turlock)
 
catfish, flathead
72 lbs 14 oz
53.5
36
Colorado River (Riverside)
April 22, 2003
Billy Joe Potter (Blythe)
 
catfish, white
22 lbs 0 oz
 
 
Land Park pond (Sacramento)
March 21, 1994
James Robinson (Sacramento)
 
crappie, black
4 lbs 1 oz
 
 
New Hogan Lake (Calaveras)
March 29, 1975
Wilma Honey (Lodi)
 
crappie, white
4 lbs 8 oz
 
 
Clear Lake (Lake)
April 26, 1971
Carol Carlton (Lakeport)
 
croaker, corvina, orangemouth
37 lbs 0 oz
 
 
Salton Sea (Imperial)
July 15, 1988
Dick Van Dam (Chino)
 
croaker, sargo
4 lbs 1 oz
 
 
Salton Sea (Imperial)
1972
Mike Leonte (Thermal)
 
grayling, Arctic
1 lbs 12 oz
 
 
Lobdell Lake (Mono)
August 27, 1974
Don Acton (Bishop)
 
minnow, carp
52 lbs 0 oz
 
 
Lake Nacimiento (San Luis Obispo)
April 1968
Lee Bryant (Fresno)
 
perch, Sacramento
3 lbs 10 oz
 
 
Crowley Lake (Mono)
May 22, 1979
Jack Johnson (Carson)
 
pumpkinseed
1 lbs 0 oz
 
 
Mountain Meadows Reservoir (Lassen)
August 4, 1998
Dave Smith (Richmond)
 
salmon, Chinook
88 lbs 0 oz
 
 
Sacramento River (Shasta)
November 21, 1979
O. Lindberg (Red Bluff)
 
salmon, Chinook, Inland
20 lbs 15 oz
35.25
22.75
Trinity Lake (Trinity)
July 16, 2013
Sally Nachreiner (Redding)
 
salmon, coho
22 lbs 0 oz
38.5
 
Paper Mill Creek (Marin)
January 3, 1959
Milton Hain (Fairfax)
 
salmon, coho, Inland
8 lbs 1 oz
26.5
16
Lake Oroville (Butte)
March 3, 2012
Hoshua Giordano (Oroville)
 
salmon, kokanee
5 lbs 2 oz
24.75
15.75
Lake Tahoe (Placer)
July 20, 2013
William Brush (Nevada City)
 
salmon, pink
8 lbs 11 oz
 
 
Sacramento River (Shasta)
September 22, 2001
Mike Daily (Red Bluff)
 
shad, American
7 lbs 5 oz
 
 
West Branch of the Feather River (Butte)
May 9, 1985
Craig Stillwell
 
sturgeon, white
468 lbs 0 oz
 
 
San Pablo Bay (Contra Costa)
July 9, 1983
Joey Pallotta (Crockett)
 
sunfish, redear
5 lbs 3 oz
 
 
Folsom South Canal (Sacramento)
June 27, 1994
Anthony White (Citrus Heights)
 
sunfish, warmouth
0 lbs 15 oz
9
8.75
Hensley Lake (Madera)
May 21, 2004
Russell Jacobs (Fresno)
 
tilapia
6 lbs 0 oz
20
16
Palo Verde Lagoon (Imperial)
April 5, 2007
Gary Horton (Palo Verde)
 
trout, brook
9 lbs 12 oz
 
 
Silver Lake (Mono)
September 9, 1932
Texas Haynes
 
trout, brown
26 lbs 8 oz
 
 
Twin Lakes (Mono)
April 30, 1987
Danny Stearman (Bakersfield)
 
trout, bull
9 lbs 11 oz
 
 
Lake McCloud (Shasta)
May 1968
James McCloud
 
trout, cutthroat, wild
31 lbs 8 oz
 
 
Lake Tahoe (Placer)
1911
William Pomin
 
trout, golden
9 lbs 8 oz
 
 
Virginia Lake (Fresno)
August 18, 1952
O. Benefield (Compton)
 
trout, lake
37 lbs 6 oz
 
 
Lake Tahoe (Placer)
June 21, 1974
Robert Aronsen (South Lake Tahoe)
 
trout, rainbow
27 lbs 0 oz
37.5
26
Lake Natoma (Sacramento)
October 2, 2005
Frank Palmer (Orangevale)
 
trout, rainbow, domestic
28 lbs 5 oz
33.5
26.5
Private lake (Butte)
January 3, 2006
James Harrold (Cohasset)
 
trout, steelhead rainbow
27 lbs 4 oz
 
 
Smith River (Del Norte)
December 22, 1976
Robert Halley (Crescent City)
 
whitefish, mountain
3 lbs 1 oz
20
10.75
Lake Tahoe (Placer)
January 24, 2004
Gregg Harris (Truckee)