FISHING NEEDLES CA - COLORADO RIVER
Fishing is one of the big attractions on the Colorado river near Needles, Ca. Fishing is very good on the river and in some backwater areas. There are a variety of species, from Striped Bass, Large and Small Mouth Bass, Bluegill, Channel and Flathead Catfish, Crappie, Carp and during the cooler months, you might be lucky enough to catch a Rainbow Trout! Fishing with your family is a great way to have fun and connect with the people who matter most. Don't forget how good eating your catch will be.
Contact the manager of the particular publicly owned riverfront area you plan to visit for permission or a reservation. Some portions of public lands are fragile riparian wildlife preserves which should not be disturbed. The courteous river boater should use riverbanks specifically designated for recreational purposes.
You can pick up your license and the proper stamps, regulations and information at the following addresses in the local area:
- Needles Marina, 100 Marina Dr. Needles, CA. 760-326-2197
- Park Moabi Rangers Office, Park Moabi Rd 760-326-3831
Local area has many launch sites. Below is a list of just a few.
- Needles Marina 760-326-2197
- Jack Smith Park 760-326-2819
- Park Moabi 760-326-3831
- Rainbo Beach 760-326-3101
- Topock Marina 928-768-2325
If you need a place to store your fishing boat try All Seasons Storage in Needles. www.allseasonstorage.net