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The Best Places to Fish on Trinity Lake

June 17, 2020 11:19 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Looking for a great spot to fish this summer in the Lewiston, CA region? There are a few lakes nearby that we frequently recommend, one of which is Trinity Lake. Trinity Lake is located right in the middle of Trinity County. We’re big fans of fishing here because it doesn’t tend to get quite as crowded as some of the other lakes in the area, particularly Shasta Lake. While there will always be water skiing, fishing and other activity on the lake, it’s not to the same degree as other area lakes, likely because Trinity is a little farther off... View Article

Get to Know Trinity Lake

November 8, 2019 11:57 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Trinity Lake near Lewiston, CA is actually a reservoir: the third largest in California. This manmade lake’s shoreline spans 145 miles within the Trinity Forest. It attracts hunters, fishers, skiers and houseboaters year-round. If you can’t get enough of nature or just want a serene getaway, consider visiting Trinity Lake. Here are some of our favorite Trinity Lake facts: Central Valley Project: Trinity Lake gathers and distributes water for the Central Valley Project, which is used for irrigation and hydroelectricity. Clair Engle: The lake was briefly named after local senator Clair Engle after his death in 1964, but the name... View Article

Fun Winter Activities at Trinity Lake

November 1, 2019 8:38 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

If you think lakes are only good for summer fun, think again. Trinity Lake in Lewiston, CA and the surrounding communities offer fun activities year-round. Winter holds many delights in store for those visiting Trinity Lake in the “off” season. To plan your next visit, consider the following Trinity Lake Events in Lewiston, CA, and mark your calendar for winter fun! Lewiston Bridge Lighting and Fireworks: Take some time out from your holiday shopping to celebrate the season at this event near Trinity Lake in Lewiston, CA on November 30. Enjoy craft vendors, holiday treats and seasonal tunes from 3... View Article

What to Know About California Water Levels

January 17, 2018 6:35 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Water levels in California’s scenic waterways affect a wide range of things, ranging from the state’s political landscape to the number of fish swimming through rivers and lakes. Depending on the amount of water in California’s alpine lakes, fishing experiences can be drastically different. Knowing how water levels affect the way that fish interact with their environment can help you determine the best locations to look for your desired catch, in addition to assisting you in determining the most effective types of bait and tackle in Lewiston, CA. California’s decades-long drought has undoubtedly taken its toll on waterways; however, in... View Article