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.

Collins Lake Derby winners and many others!!

[ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”1843″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_slideshow” gallery_width=”690″ gallery_height=”388″ cycle_effect=”fade” cycle_interval=”6″ show_thumbnail_link=”0″ thumbnail_link_text=”[Show picture list]” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]Lots of Big fish were caught this week.  We still are planting every week, so no change in that.  We did have two fundraiser derbies this weekend so lets start with the Saturday Derby! The CIFFI Derby had a great turn out!  The largest Fish was caught by a team member from the Hot Rods, his name is Richard Garcia  who caught a 6.26 lb trout.  The Blind Boge average weight was 6.26 lbs.

 In the Adult division 1st place was Dave Soucy with a total weight 9.50 lbs of all his fish together.  2nd place winner was Jim Moorhead with 9.30 lbs of all his fish together.  3rd place winner they had a 3 way tie,  Terry Tillis with a 8.80 lb, Trever Hill with a 8.80 lb,Todd Whichard with a 8.80 lb. For 6th place was Kevin Wilson with a 8.60 lb total. 7th place winner was Jimmie Trejo with a 7.70 lb total. 8th place winner was a tie Witt Finger with a 6.80 lb total and Tony Cabral with 6.80 lb total too.  10th place was a tie too with Dick Mooers with a 6.60 lb and Richard Adams with a 6.60 lb total too.  Good job to Don and his team with putting on a great derby. Everyone  had alot of fun!!

For the MHS fundraiser Derby the weather was great and there was 1st, 2nd, 3rd place for kids and adults.  1st place winner for the kids division was Jade and 1st place winner in the adults division was 

Milan Rapo caught a nice 5.5 lb trout using rattle trap lures trolling by 5 mile markers. Don, Ben, Darold caught a 5 lb trout using Kastmaster lure by the bridge.  Joe Obrien, Bob and Jon caught 6 trout total using Rapala trolling by the dam.  Ivy Green caught a 2 1/4 lb crappie and 5 trout trolling with Rapalas.  Ron Coulter caught a 5 1/2 lb trout with 3 others using gold lures trolling by the dam.  Pheng Thao of Oroville caught a 4 lb. trout using powerbait down by the dam.  Niayli and Brett Blackwell of Oroville caught 7 trout total using green powerbait down by the beach.  Camden Nichols of Roseville caught a limit of trout using powerbait on the beach.  Dave Mcvicker of Rosevilee caught a 6 lb. trout on the beach with green powerbait.  David Gifford, Alfonso Luman and Ryan Matzke caught 4 3/4 lb trout down by the dam using phoby lure.  Lance McGrath and Steve Diner caught their fish trolling with cripple lures and dodgers all over the lake.  Bella Jones of Vacaville caught 2 crappie and 2 trout using worms on the otherside of lake.  Hudson, Justin and David of Richmond caught 4 fish on the opposite side of lake.  Doug & Rachel Witler of Rough and Ready caught a nice 6 1/2 lb catfish using worms near the powerlines.  Glenn Roze of Livermore caught a limit of trout using worms all over the lake.  Brianna, Kendra & Gavin Roberson caught 3 trout by the docks using triple teasers.  

Joe Russo caught a nice 5 lb. 11 oz trout using powerbait down by the dam.  Mark Black & John Walthall caught a limit of trout trolling with Rapalas in the middle of lake.  Ryder, Tommy, Mason, Bradley & Hailey caught a total of 8 trout using powerbait with lures by the docks.  Wyatt, Steven, Conner, Lorenzo Xavier from Sacramento caught 2 limits of trout using powerbaits by the bridge.  Steve Creed of Bend Oregon caught 5 5/8lb trout by the dam using mini rattletrap.  The Schmidt and Hemmert family of Yuba City caught 6 trout using Rapalas down by the dam.  Tom Pontes, Tom Jr., and Pop caught a total of 14 trout down by the powerlines with orange powerbait.  Carol Cabral of Dobbins caugh a limit of trout using a power eggs off the beach.  

The last 2 days we had Justin, Ashley, Kailey, Jack, Khloe Sannars of Gridley caught 7 trout using powerbait on the beach.  Gail Adams of Yuba City caught a nice 4 1/4 lb bass using a broken back Rapala across the lake.   Eric Murphy of Rocklin caught a nice trout down by the dam using a needlefish lure.  Rich & Linda Cassata our loyal customers caught 3 nice trout using powerbait down by the dock.  Jesse & Martha Castellanos of Granite Bay caught a nice 6 1/4 lb trout trolling by the dam using a needlefish down about 15 feet.  David Whalen and Randy from Bay Area caught 6 bass using plastic worms across the lake.  Ed Ellsworth and Frank Dion caught 9 trout using worms by the group area down by the dam. 

SO….  their is a lot of fish being caught!! No need to come early because the trout are being caught later in the day!!

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