San Vicente Reservoir is San Diego’s largest freshwater body of water. It is currently closed for the San Vicente Dam Raise Project which added an additional 117 vertical feet to the existing dam, which was originally 220 feet tall.
It is scheduled to reopen on Thursday, September 22nd, 2016. For more information, see this article.
Fishing at San Vicente is not allowed until the lake reopens officially. Those caught fishing are being charged with misdemeanors.
Water Level Trend
The following chart shows water levels (percent full) at San Vicente Reservoir over the previous 12 months.
San Vicente Reservoir Fishing Records
|Blue Catfish||113.40||2008||Steve Oudomsouk|
|Largemouth Bass||18.75||1981||James Steurgeon|
Recent and Future Fish Plants