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Upper Otay Lake

Status:  Log in or Register... 06.10.13
Water Tmp:  01.25.15
Level:  05.27.15
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Conditions reports for this lake are available when logged in. Last Conditions Report for Upper Otay Lake: 12.15.13
Upper Otay Lake on FishExplorer has 13 historic conditions reports, 14 historic water temperature updates, 12 historic status updates, 12 historic water level updates, available to subscribers.
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Fish Species in Upper Otay Lake:
Bluegill, Brown Bullhead, Largemouth Bass, (Log in for full fish species list)
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Lakes & Rivers Nearby:
Lower Otay Reservoir
Upper Otay Lake
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
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Uppter Otay Reservoir is only 20 acres at its fullest with a dam built in the early 1900's. The body of water eventually became an experimental fish project, planting Florida-strain Largemouth Bass. After the population grew officials used these fish to plant in other California lakes. There are no accommodations at this lake, but with the history of this fishery's huge bass, it is well worth the ... Log in for additional details...

Getting there:

From Interstate 805 take Telegraph Canyon Road Exit east past Wueste Road to Reservoir entrance on the left From 94, take Otay Lakes Rd. South to entrance just before Wueste Rd.

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Upper Otay Master Angler Awards
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Upper Otay Lake Stocking 2018 to 2020
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Lake Class: 1