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Bucks Lake

Status:  Log in or Register... 11.03.11
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Level:  03.24.15
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Conditions reports for this lake are available when logged in. Last Conditions Report for Bucks Lake: 09.28.12
Bucks Lake on FishExplorer has 1 historic conditions reports, 1 historic status updates, 4 historic water level updates, available to subscribers.
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Fish Species in Bucks Lake:
Brook Trout, Brown Trout, Kokanee, plus 2 more... (Log in for full fish species list)
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Bucks Lake
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
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General Details:

Bucks is renowned for its excellent Kokanee fishery, where one can expect to catch large numbers of these salmon. Cabins are available for stay at the lake, a great idea in the colder months. The trout in this lake have grown to record size.Trolling large flies is a popular method of catching lunkers.... Log in for additional details...

Getting there:

From downtown Quincy, take the Bucks Lake Rd. for 17 miles. From Oroville, you have the choice of two alternate routes. You can either take Hwy 70 east through the Feather River Canyon to Quincy and then follow the Bucks Lake Rd. to the lake. Or, from Oroville, take Oroville Dam Blvd., turn right on Olive/ Hwy 162 and follow it to the lake. This route is only open during the summer months after the road is plowed. Call ahead for road status.

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Bucks Lake Stocking 2021 to 2023
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