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Welcome to FishingNotes.com New Hogan Lake fishing report page. Here you will find all the information you need to make the best decisions for today's fishing. Current weather including air temperature, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction are continuously updated throughout the day. New Hogan Lake water temperature is one of the vital statistics included on this page. We also include the moon phase as full and new moons are generally better fishing times. Help in choosing what time to hit the water with daily sunrise and sunset times plus moon rise and moon set times. We would love to hear how your fishing trip went, feel free to share your days success on the community report page. Good luck and we hope you catch a full bag today!
State:
California
Latitude:
38.1677020000000000000
Maximum Depth (ft):
180
County:
Calaveras
Longitude:
-120.7707760000000000000
Normal Elevation (ft):
580
Inpoundment Type:
Reservoir
Water Clarity:
6-10 ft
Boat Access:
Paved Ramps
Surface Area (acres):
4400
Water Temp Factors:
Boat Limits:
No Restrictions
Lake Management:
Army Corps
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Register

Guest
2012-08-29
Species: Largemouth Bass
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
In 1982 the Dept. of Fish and Game placed Striped Bass into New Hogan and ruined almost all fishing. Prior to this New Hogan was one of the best all around fishing in the state. Old time resident, Mr. Stoker
Guest
2012-07-22
Species: Catfish
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
chicken liver
New Hogan Lake Largemouth Bass Rating:
3.5
New Hogan Lake Largemouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- i've been fishing for 7 years at hogan lake and have never catch a large mouth bass. Bass suck at hogan.
Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
At 56 degree water temperature largemouth bass fishing is in pre-spawn now. It's time to get fishing. Female bass are going to be moving up to the spawning beds. Male largemouth bass will be starting to build the spawning nests in protected coves. Bass prefer to spawn in weedy and woody cover deep in coves that will be protected from the wind and other elements. This is the best time to catch the lake record bass. The female bass will be feeding until they reach the beds and start the spawn. The smaller male bass will be attacking lures also. It is on like donkey kong!!! Hit the water NOW, we can?t believe you are reading this and not fishing right now. GET OUT!!
New Hogan Lake Smallmouth Bass Rating:
3.5
New Hogan Lake Smallmouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With the water temperature at 56 degrees smallmouth bass fishing is ready to heat up for spring. The bass will be starting to move into their spawning area. Smallmouth bass will generally spawn on rock and gravel bottoms that are protected from the elements. It's time to get fishing and look for staging bass in deeper water.
New Hogan Lake Crappie Rating:
3.5
New Hogan Lake Crappie Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- The lake is dead there is no crappie. All these yeras fishing at hogan lake i have never catch a crappie.Very very very saddddd.
Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Crappie should be getting ready to spawn. Stay out in deeper water and look for schools. Schooling shad will be harder to find with this water temperature so when you find it, stay on it. Crappie schools will be breaking up quite a bit getting ready for the spawn. Also try fishing shallower with small crank baits and spinners on the warm banks with direct sunlight. This is a great time to be on the water.
New Hogan Lake Walleye Rating:
2.5
New Hogan Lake Walleye Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Walleye Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
New Hogan Lake Catfish Rating:
4
New Hogan Lake Catfish Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- catfish is very good when the sun goes down. Bait is sardine and enchovies...very good.
Catfish Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The catfish family comprises of blue catfish, flathead catfish and channel catfish. Since catfish are warm water fish, they arenít going to be very active in this water temperature. They will still be feeding, but catfish will only be found very deep and feeding very slowly. Your best bet is give some of the more active fish species in your lake a shot until the cats are active again.
New Hogan Lake Spotted Bass Rating:
4
New Hogan Lake Spotted Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Spotted bass fishing is ready to heat up for spring. The bass will be starting to move into their spawning area. Spotted bass will generally spawn on rock and gravel bottoms that are protected from the elements. It?s time to get fishing and look for staging bass in deeper water.
New Hogan Lake White Bass Rating:
3.5
New Hogan Lake White Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- striper boils can be found in parts of the lake and can go crazy at times using castmasters and crank baits, u can easily catch a limit in less than half an hour. youtube striper boils at Hogan and see for yourselves.

White Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
New Hogan Lake Striped Bass Rating:
4
New Hogan Lake Striped Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- cast out to about 30 yard on about half of a sardine(the small one) or enchovies and wait..when you hit the striper bass will be about 20-26 inches and weight about 5-6lbs. very goooooood
Striped Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
New Hogan Lake Trout Rating:
3
New Hogan Lake Trout Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- I have never caught a trout at hogan. I believe the stripers ate them up a long time ago. However, the calaveras river below the dam is loaded with them, and I have always done real good here.
Trout Tips for Current Conditions (automated):

Current Lunar Fishing Tip:

New Moon fishing can be at its best. The gravitational pull on the earth is at its peak when the moon and sun are rising and setting at the same time of day. This combination can generate extraordinary fishing opportunities especially if combined with perfect weather variances. The new moon may have the fish extremely aggressive and actively hunting for food. Try fishing a little faster today and with several different baits and techniques. When fish are more aggressive, its always fun to fish a little more aggressive. Watch the peak fishing times and make sure you are on the water during that part of the day to take full advantage of today?s solar/lunar peaks. Have a great day!

Sunrise:

06:53 PST

Sunset:

19:21 PST

Moon Phase:


% Illuminated
Days to Full