The Mammoth Lakes Resort Corridor is known for its boundless recreation opportunities. Trophy Trout Fishing has to be very close to the top of the list on why our visitors can't wait to get back and enjoy the Mammoth Area. The Mammoth Lakes Area has over 400 lakes and more than 1,100 miles of streams. Come experience the wilderness and beauty of the Sierra Nevada Mountains while enjoying some of the best fishing in California.


Fishing can be done in many ways - from shore or a boat, from a dock, in lakes and rivers and streams. There are a variety of fishing techniques, in addition to gear, baits and lures. Mammoth Lakes has Sporting Good Stores and Guides that can help you with your fishing needs. With all the different possibilities, there`s something for everyone. Mono County fishing season starts the last Saturday in April and ends on November 15th of every year, however, the catch and release fisheries of the Upper Owens River above the Benton Bridge to Big Springs, the East Walker River below Bridgeport Reservoir, and Hot Creek, will remain open year round.

Sierra Drifters - Year Round Guide Service – Full Service Outfitter

Established in 1998, Sierra Drifters is the pioneering guide service to offer drift boat trips down the Lower Owens River and is the most experienced guide service to offer these trips. Sierra Drifters is the only guide service in the Eastern Sierra to offer the services of a Licensed Coast Guard Captain (Tom Loe) and a 40+ year veteran of fishing these waters. We will outfit you with all necessary fishing need only supply a current fishing license and your personal gear. We offer great year-round fly fishing catch and release adventures in the Eastern Sierra with diverse types of water and programs designed to intrigue the most traveled anglers.
Phone: (760) 935-4250

Kittredge Sports

Since 1963 Kittredge Sports has been Mammoth`s premier 4-season outdoor retailer. They have a complete line of fishing gear and sell licenses.
Location: 3218 Main St., Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
Phone: (760) 934-7566

Rick`s Sports Center

In the summer rents and sells fishing gear. Also offers guide service and fishing license sales. The staff is very knowledgeable. Stop by to see what they have as far as tips and tricks for catching the "Big One"
Location: 3241 Hwy 203/Main St., Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
Phone: (760) 934-3416