Dixon Lake - Escondido, CA

Lake Information

Fish Species: Channel Catfish, Rainbow Trout, Largemouth Bass, Black Crappie, White Crappie



Latest Photos

Caught on 4lb line and a 2lb leader with hatchery brown PowerBait. Fought for over 30mins to get it in.
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Dixon Lake Staff
1-6-2019
29 lbs. 2 oz.
Weighing in at a whopping 29.13 pounds this Catfish catch beat the previous record of 28.75 pounds.
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Dixon Lake Staff
Jason Pizzarusso
1-6-2019
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Dixon Lake Staff
Cameron
1-4-2019
1 lbs.
Photo Credit: Courtesy of Dixon Lake Staff
Cameron
1-4-2019

Dixon Lake Whoppers

Species Weight Date Report
Channel Catfish 34 lbs. 12-03-2018 View Report
Channel Catfish 29 lbs. 2 oz. 1-06-2019 View Report
Channel Catfish 21 lbs. 8 oz. 12-28-2018 View Report
Rainbow Trout 16 lbs. 13 oz. 1-15-2017 View Report
Rainbow Trout 12 lbs. 12 oz. 4-23-2016 View Report
Rainbow Trout 10 lbs. 2 oz. 12-28-2018 View Report
Rainbow Trout 1 lbs. 10 oz. 12-09-2018 View Report
Bluegill 1 lbs. 1-04-2019 View Report

Latest Fish Plants

Plant DateSpeciesSourceTotal Pounds
1-03-2019Rainbow TroutDixon Lake1500
8-24-2018Channel CatfishCity of Escondido1000
8-03-2018Channel CatfishCDFW1000
7-20-2018Channel Catfish 1000
7-20-2018Channel Catfish 1000


Latest Fish Reports

Date Report Author
1-6-2019 NEW Lake Record - 29.13lbs. Catfish C&R
Jason Pizzarusso (and his son Jakob) brought in... more »
Dixon Lake Staff
1-4-2019 1 pound Bluegill
Cameron with a 1lb Bluegill caught near the... more »
Dixon Lake Staff
12-28-2018 Dixon Lake Fishing Report
Fishing permits, boat rentals, bait, and tackle are... more »
Dixon Lake Staff
12-12-2018 Dixon Lake Fish Report 12-12-2018
Park hours: 6:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. (Fishing/Picnic... more »
Dixon Lake Staff
12-9-2018 Rainbows Are Biting
Danielle Alberts with a 1lb 10oz Trout early... more »
Dixon Lake Staff

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