Collins Lake Status

Last Updated: January 26th, 2021 8:23pm

Campground: Open
Day Use: Open
Boat Launch: Open

What to expect

  • Masks are required in the store (Thanks for helping us stay open!)
  • Maximum of 2 vehicles per campsite (first one is included in price)
  • Maximum of 6 people per campsite, including children
  • All campsite occupants must be from the same household
  • No sharing space among different household groups, even if registered in different campsites

Please review the details in this PDF before you arrive.

Easter week showers with a boat load of fish!


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 So here is the list of awesome fishermen and women and lets not forget the kids who survived the elements!  

Jonah Cruz & Camden Goetle of Roseville caught some nice trout using green powerbait trolling by the bridge. Dylan & Justin of Grass Valley caught a limit of trout using green powerbait shore fishing.  Chris, Dan, Larry & Steve had their own limit tournament and they were all winners! All four of them limited out using lures & or powerbiat by the beach.  Tommy,Tonja & Elizah of Tracy caught 5 nice trout using the Bong lure down by the dam.  Tommy caught a 7 3/4 lb trout and then there was a 3 3/4lb & 2 lb trout too.  Natalie Smith won 3rd in the youth tournament with a 1 1/2 lb trout using bubblegum power eggs.  Ethan, Emma,Miles & Oliva Hansard of Orangeville & Brownsville caught a limit of trout using pink powerbait.  Brandon, Jett & Trigg  Caught a 6 lb 8 oz by the beach trolling using rapalla lures.  Bird Dog of Meridian caught a nice big 7 1/2 lb trout using powerbait across the lake.  Lorenzo Cisneros & Connor Gladden caught 8 trout using yellow powerbait from the shore down by the dam.  Tyler Palacio of Colfax caught a 1 lb trout on orange PB.  Noah Konz of Clippermills a nice beauty a 4 lb. trout using Kastmaster lure on the beach.  Katy & Sunnar of Yuba City caught a 2 limits of trout using white & orange powerbait.  Jaycob of Roseville caught a 2 1/2lb trout using power worms down by the beach.  Matthew & Dillon of Rocklin caught some nice trout using Rapallas #5 fire tigers.  Angulo Family  caught 4 trout & one crappie by the beach using moose tail pink powerbaitRoman & Tony of Sacramento caught some trout and crappie trolling on the otherside of lake with kastmaster lures.   Noah, Jacob & Tyler caught 9 trout using  loose woblers & rapala lures in the east cove of lake.  Jette, Wyatt & Trigg of Yuba City caught a nice 7 lb. 4 oz. using Kastmasterby the beach.  Josh of Gridley caught a nice 7 lb. trout using garlic powerbait on the shoreline. 

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