Fishing Spots

Find fishing locations near you! Some locations offer camping and equipment rental. A fishing license is usually required for ages 16 and up. Most regional parks also offer lake fishing.

Pier Fishing
Pier fishing is available without a fishing license in Huntington Beach, Long Beach, Newport Beach, San Pedro and Seal Beach.

Department of Fish and Game
Information includes maps to local lakes, events, stocking guides and regulations. Free fishing days are offered twice a year, plus a Fishing in the City program. Find a California fishing location near you by visiting


Dana Wharf
Kids fish for free with an adult purchase from Kids Fishing Clinic
34675 Golden Lantern
Dana Point, CA 92629
(888) 224-0603

Huckleberry Pond
Designed for kids!
4060 E. La Palma Avenue
Anaheim, CA 92807
(714) 694-7210

Laguna Niguel Regional Park
Kids can fish without a license.
28241 La Paz Rd
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
(949) 923-2240

Santa Fe Dam Recreational Area
15501 E. Arrow Highway
Baldwin Park, CA 91706
(626) 334-1065

Santa Ana River Lakes
No fishing license required.
4060 E La Palma Ave
Anaheim, CA 92807
(714) 694-7210



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