Day trip at Vail Lake

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  1. Local Spotty

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    Hey guys. I am going out to Vail Lake this weekend and I was wondering if anyone has fished there recently. What are the usual catches in there? What spots are best?
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    Alright sorry. I have not seen that one yet
     
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    Let us know if you actually fish. Unless things have changed recently, the lake is closed to fishing. Staying at the campground is not an entry into the lake. In fact, unless they have repaired the road, the lake is not even accessible from the campground. But you do have my interest up. Let us know.
     
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    Yep, love to hear they opened back up but doubt that’s the case. Although I have heard rumors...
     
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    I searched if the lake is open to fishing and fish and game said that it is open year round for fishin. And I couldn't find any other things that said you can't fish. So I think Vail is open again. Time to get out the float tubes!
     
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    Looking at the website it's under new management, but I find nothing that says the lake is open. To early to call and talk to a person, but if someone does want to call the number is 951-303-0173
     
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    Do you mind posting the website?
     
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    My son stayed at the camp ground near the end of the summer and there was no lake access or fishing allowed. I highly suggest who make a phone call before making the trip.
     
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    Oh. sorry for getting your hopes up
     
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    Just because it says open doesn’t mean it has access. That seems to be the issue.
     
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    Last I heard the KOA/RCWD was trying to secure LSA permits to fix the washed out road.
     
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    If it was open Fishbreath would be up there and just embarrass you with his fishing skills anyway.
     
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