Lafayette Reservoir

Current Temperature:
57°

Est Water Temperature:
62° (What's This)

Barometric Pressure:
29.91 (Normal)

Wind Speed:
South-West at 06 Knots (7 MPH)

Forecast   |   Trends

Lafayette Reservoir
National Pro Reports

Sooner Lake, OK
2014-04-14
The fish are finally waking up at Sooner. Water temps in the main lake are 58 degrees and 72 in the discharge canal. Most fish are being taken shallow on live Shad fished on a free line. It\'s the mos... [more]

-Steve Carroll

Lake Guntersville, AL
2014-04-14
13 April 2014 Lake Guntersville %u2013 Really nice family joined me yesterday on Guntersville and after a slow first hour or so the guy%u2019s started putting them in the boat. Everyone caught fish ... [more]

-Jake (Mid South Bass Guide)

Old Hickory Lake, TN
2014-04-08
This report is for the week of 03/30/2014- 04/07/2014

We have again had an awesome week here on Old Hickory Lake this week as we ran 4 trips and are still catching big fish! This week alone... [more]

-Ian Huey

Lake Sidney Lanier, GA
2014-04-06
Striper fishing is good and should be improving as the warming water temperatures gets the fish up and moving. The boys will be looking for girl friends and the girls will be looking to pack on the we... [more]

-Ken West and Mike Maddalena

California Reports

Lafayette Reservoir General Information
Welcome to FishingNotes.com Lafayette Reservoir 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. Vital fishing information for Lafayette Reservoir, including mean water temperature and moon phase. 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

County:
Contra Costa

Inpoundment Type:
Reservior

Surface Area (acres):
0

Lake Management:
Municipal Park

Latitude:
37.879645

Longitude:
-122.145628

Water Clarity:


Water Temp Factors:


Maximum Depth (ft):


Normal Elevation (ft):
0

Boat Access:
No Access

Boat Limits:


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Lafayette Reservoir Community Fishing Reports


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Lafayette Reservoir Largemouth Bass Fishing

[ Largemouth Bass Info ]
Lafayette Reservoir Largemouth Bass Rating:
   3.5/5
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Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Largemouth bass fishing is in full spawn now the water temperature has climbed up to 62 degrees. The large female bass will be on the beds and holding tight. Spawning bass won't be feeding aggressively at this water temperature but they will be catchable. In addition, all bass don't spawn at the exact same time or water temperature. If you aren't a site fisherman, you should be able to find some larger females and male largemouth on the standard spring patterns. Female bass will really start to slow down on feeding so fishing is going to be slower for a few weeks until they move into active patterns again.
Lafayette Reservoir Smallmouth Bass Fishing

[ Smallmouth Bass Info ]
Lafayette Reservoir Smallmouth Bass Rating:
   2.7/5
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Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The smallmouth bass spawn is in full swing now. Fishing will become slower but won't turn off completely. If you are fishing for female bass go with plastics and really slow your presentation and stay around the spawning beds. You should be able to find some larger females and male bass on the standard spring patterns. Female bass will really start to slow down on feeding and the fishing is going to be slower for a few weeks until they move into active patterns again. Hit the water NOW, we can?t believe you are reading this and not fishing right now. GET OUT!!
Lafayette Reservoir Crappie Fishing

[ Crappie Info ]
Lafayette Reservoir Crappie Rating:
   3.8/5
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Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The crappie spawn should be really heating up now. Crappie prefers to spawn on gravel bottom typically with brush and/or emergent vegetation for cover. If the lake is void of gravel bottoms, find the rocks or rip rap. Crappie will use the larger structure rocks for cover. Cast some small grub baits in the shallows looking for the spawning crappie. Good luck today!
Lafayette Reservoir Walleye Fishing

[ Walleye Info ]
Lafayette Reservoir Walleye Rating:
   2.4/5
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Lafayette Reservoir Catfish Fishing

[ Catfish Info ]
Lafayette Reservoir Catfish Rating:
   3.6/5
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Catfish Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The water temperature is climbing and the catfish will start becoming more active now. The catfish spawn is right around the corner and generally all catfish species will be looking to spawn. Blue catfish, flathead and channel catfish spawn in much the same areas. Mostly spawning in deep tree lay downs that have lots of shade, holes in the bank, sunken barrels and tires. With baitfish becoming active, it?s time to catch some small sunfish, bluegill, shad and frogs and getting the line in the water.
Lafayette Reservoir Spotted Bass Fishing

[ Spotted Bass Info ]
Lafayette Reservoir Spotted Bass Rating:
   3/5
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Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The spotted bass spawn is in full swing now. Fishing will become slower but won't turn off completely. If you are fishing for female bass go with plastics and really slow your presentation and stay around the spawning beds. You should be able to find some larger females and male bass on the standard spring patterns. Female bass will really start to slow down on feeding and the fishing is going to be slower for a few weeks until they move into active patterns again.
Lafayette Reservoir White Bass Fishing

[ White Bass Info ]
Lafayette Reservoir White Bass Rating:
   3/5
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Lafayette Reservoir Striped Bass Fishing

[ Striped Bass Info ]
Lafayette Reservoir Striped Bass Rating:
   3.7/5
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Lafayette Reservoir Trout Fishing

[ Trout Info ]
Lafayette Reservoir Trout Rating:
   3.6/5
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- As the wind blows upon the lake (this is where it first hits the water)and (furthest from the tower) that you'll find the trout hunting for freshly blown in food (bugs,berrys etc.) and they are just off shore. Blown up Worm off the bottom or Worm 2 feet below a Bobber. Both work Will.
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Lafayette Reservoir Solar and Lunar Conditions
Current Lunar Fishing Tip:
The full moon has just past. The gravitational pull is starting to decrease with the moon and sun being on opposite sides of the planet. 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. It's always fun trying something new at the peak times to change things up a bit and test out the Lunar Theory each time you hit the water in close to full and full moon situations. Good luck you there.
Sunrise:
06:33 PST

Moon Phase:

% Illuminated
Days to Full

Sunset:
19:42 PST







Lafayette Reservoir Links
State Department of Wildlife and Parks
http://www.dfg.ca.gov/fishing  

State Parks
http://www.parks.ca.gov/