Fishing

Dust off the old tackle box, because there is plenty of fishing for experienced anglers and beginners at Jenkinson Lake!

Here are some of the fish you will find: 

  • LAKE TROUT OR MACKINAW
    Salvelinus namaycush
  • BROWN TROUT
    Salmo trutta
  • RAINBOW TROUT
    Salmo gairdnerii
  • LARGE MOUTH BASS
    Micropterus salmoides

 

Hiking

Hiking around the lake is great fun.  There are trails throughout the park and all along the shoreline. 

Local Links

   Jenkinson Lake (Big Fish of the Month)

El Dorado Irrigation District (E.I.D.) Jenkinson Lake

Events in El Dorado County

Fair Play Wineries Association

El Dorado Winery Association

Apple Hill Growers

Highway 50 Association (Wagontrain)

El Dorado National Forest

Pollock Pines Data