The Santa Ana River Lakes are located off of the 91 frwy in the city of Anahiem. From the 91 exit Tustin Ave and go North. Take the first right at La Palma. The entrance is about 1/2 mile.

This is a privately stocked fishing lake available to the public for a $22 fee. Hours are 6AM to 4PM for day fishing and 5PM to 11PM for night fishing. 24-hour fishing (5PM to 4PM, Fri., and Sat.) is also available. There is a lake store for tackle and supplies. (714) 632-7830 recording, (714) 632-7851 voice. For more information, visit the Santa Ana River Lakes website

Rental boats are available. No private boats allowed.

Trout are stocked in the winter and Catfish in the summer. There are also some Bass and Carp in here. No fishing license is required. Rainbow trout record over 27-pounds.

The best baits for this lake

Strike King Bladed jigs 1/2 oz / Blue Glimmer Thunder Cricket

Bladed Jigs

LUNKERCANDY Crankbaits Cell Mate Sugar Daddy 6


Bobby Garland Jigs Bobby Garland Overbite Sickle Jig

Fishing Jigs

XCalibur Jerkbaits Black Silver Suspending Jerkbait


Z-Man Fishing Products Minnows & swimbaits Pearl Blue Glimmer Z-Man MinnowZ

Minnows & Swimbaits

Raptor Lures Swimbaits Gizzard Shad Candy Shad