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Silverwood Lake Fishing Guide

Silverwood Lake is a large reservoir in San Bernardino County, California, located on the West Fork Mojave River, a tributary of the Mojave River in the San Bernardino Mountains.

Silverwood Lake is known for producing some very larg and decent population of Largemouth bass, Striped Bass, Catfish and Crappie.

Silverwood Lake stockes Rainbow Trout during the winter and spring months by the DFG.

Silverwood Lake is at 3,356 feet in elevation, 3 miles in length with a surface area of 1.525 mi, has 13 miles of shoreline and has a maximum depth of 166 feet.

Silverwood Lake General Info:

  • Hours: Silverwood Lake is open from 6am to 9pm during the summer and 7am to 7pm during the winter.
  • Fees: Entrance fee is $8 per vehicle.
  • Pets: Pets are allowed
  • Silverwood Lake Website
  • Boating is permitted. There is a four-lane launch ramp located at the marina. Launch fee is $8.

Silverwood Lake Fishing Information

Fishing is permitted from the marina dock for a $3 fee. (Children, Seniors - $2) There is a fish cleaning facility located near the launch ramp. Be sure to visit the CDFW web site for complete regulations before heading out.

Silverwood Lake Fishing Limits

Striped Bass:
Limit: 10, Size: None

LargemouthBass:
Limit: 2, Size: 15 inches

Crappie:
Limit: 25, Size: None

Trout:
Limit: 5, Size: None

Catfish:
Limit: 10, Size: None

Bluegill:
Limit: None, Size: None

Carp:
Limit: None, Size: None

 

Highly Recommended Bait, Tackle & Gear 

Rainbow Trout Fish

Rainbow Trout

Largemounth-bass-fish

Largemouth Bass

Sunfish

Sunfish

Channel-Catfish

Channel Catfish Preferred Bait

Directions to Silverwood Lake

Silverwood Lake Address:

14651 Cedar Circle
Hesperia, CA 92345-9799

Silverwood Lake Directions:

Silverwood Lake is located in the San Bernadino Mountains in Southern California near the city of Hesperia, CA. From I-10 take Int. 15 North to hwy. 138. Go South 11 miles to the lake.