Fishing Regulations

 

 

All persons 16 or older must purchase a fishing license and have that with you when you are fishing.  We have licenses available at our general store.

Special Fishing Regulations for Convict Lake & Creek from Department of Fish & Game.

 2014-2015 Fresh Water Regs

www.dfg.ca.gov

 

(43) Convict Creek (Mono Co.).
 
(A) Convict Creek, including side channels and meanders, in the U.C. study area as posted. This area begins about 1/2 mile above the Highway 395 bridge and extends upstream about 1/2 mile.
Closed to all fishing all year.
 
(B) Convict Creek downstream of the U.C. study area.
Last Saturday in Apr. through the Friday preceding Memorial Day and Oct. 1 through Nov. 15. Minimum size limit: 18 inches total length. Only artificial lures with barbless hooks may be used.
2
Saturday preceding Memorial Day through Sept. 30.
5 per day
10 in possession
(C) Convict Creek upstream of the U.C. study area.
Last Saturday in Apr. through Nov. 15.
 
(78) Hot Creek (Mono Co.). Hot Creek from the State hatchery property line to the confluence with the Owens River.
All year. Only artificial flies with barbless hooks may be used.
0
(134) Owens River (Inyo and Mono cos.) including Pleasant Valley and Tinemaha lakes, except (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) below.
First Saturday in Mar. through Oct. 31.
5 per day
10 in possession
Nov. 1 through the Friday preceding the first Saturday in Mar.
5
(A) Upper Owens River from Benton Bridge road crossing upstream to Big Springs. Above Big Springs, see Deadman Creek 7.50(b)(54.5).
Last Saturday in Apr. through Nov. 15. Maximum size limit: 16 inches total length. Only artificial lures with barbless hooks may be used.
2
Nov. 16 through the Friday preceding the last Saturday in Apr. Only artificial lures with barbless hooks may be used.
0
(D) From Pleasant Valley Dam downstream to footbridge at lower end of Pleasant Valley Campground.
Jan. 1 through Sept. 30.
2
Oct. 1 through Dec. 31. Only artificial lures with barbless hooks may be used.
0
(E) From footbridge at lower end of Pleasant Valley Campground east (downstream) 3.3 miles along Chalk Bluffs Road to the redwood sport fishing regulations sign.
All year. Only artificial lures with barbless hooks may be used.
0
(205) Walker River, East Fork (Mono Co.) From Bridgeport Dam to Nevada State Line.
 
Last Saturday in Apr. through Nov. 15. Minimum size limit: 18 inches total length. Only artificial lures with barbless hooks may be used. NOTE: BOW AND ARROW FISHING FOR CARP ONLY IS PERMITTED DURING TROUT SEASON.
1
Nov. 16 through the Friday preceding the last Saturday in Apr. Only artificial lures with barbless hooks may be used.NOTE: BOW AND ARROW FISHING FOR CARP ONLY IS PERMITTED DURING TROUT SEASON.
0