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Fishing in Lake Merced

2.9 (7)
259 Logged catches

About Lake Merced

Can you fish in Lake Merced? Lake Merced is a lake near Daly City. The most popular species caught here are Largemouth bass, River blackfish, and Rainbow trout. 259 catches are logged on Fishbrain. Please use your best judgement when determining where you can fish, and make sure you follow local regulations.


Lake Merced has the following amenities based off of 7 reviews left by our users.

Picnic area
Family friendly
Boat ramps
Piers & docks
Peace & quiet
Wheelchair accessible
Put & take
Fly fishing
Bank fishing

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Fishing regulations at Lake Merced, CA

Fishing regulations in California can change throughout the year. Make sure to check this page before fishing for the most up to date rules and regulations for the current season. Local regulations govern when you can fish, the max size of the fish you can keep, how many fish you can keep, and more.

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Regulations for

37°43′4.8″N 122°29′34.8″W

Baits and catches from Lake Merced

Top gear anglers are using

According to our data, anglers at Lake Merced are mostly reeling in Largemouth bass using the following fishing gear.

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