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San Jose Fishing



Top San Jose Fishing Spots

  1. Soquel Hole
    12/31/2012 1:02:37 AM - Soquel Hole 36.52.00 / 121.57.00 Popular King Salmon and Silver Salmon hole for trolling and drifting. 


  2. Shipwreck of destroyer USS Thompson (DD-305) in San Francisco Bay
    4/23/2011 12:47:53 AM -

    37.553413000 -122.157656000

  3. Sand Dab Hole
    12/31/2012 12:58:05 AM - Sand Dab Hole 37.23.20 / 122.28.45


  4. 601 South Rock
    12/31/2012 12:19:04 AM - 601 South Rock 36.55.00 / 122.01.00


  5. JAMES ROLF
    4/17/2012 10:53:57 AM - Attributes RECRD 50127 VESSLTERMS JAMES ROLF FEATURE_TYPE Not Charted LATDEC 37.474939 LONDEC -122.484422 GP_QUALITY Poor DEPTH 0 SOUNDING_TYPE YEARSUNK HISTORY SURVEY REQUIRE


  6. Adams Reef
    5/19/2018 10:29:13 AM -


  7. Three Trees
    10/31/2018 10:51:32 PM -


  8. Lake del Valle
    5/19/2011 8:36:49 PM - Lake del Valle 37.6152, -121.7455


  9. Three Trees
    5/19/2018 10:29:09 AM -


  10. Manresa State Beach
    5/4/2013 12:16:40 AM -



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San Jose Fishing Forecast

Target Species of Fish

Based on historical data for fishing San Jose, you should target one of the following species for this time of year:
  1. Cabezon

  2. Cabezon

    There is a 28.57% catch rate for Cabezon, based on 16 Cabezon counted.

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    Cabezon

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  3. Common Carp

  4. Common Carp

    There is a 14.29% catch rate for Common Carp, based on 8 Common Carp counted.

    San Jose Common Carp Counts Chart
    Common

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  5. Rainbow Trout

  6. Rainbow Trout

    There is a 14.29% catch rate for Rainbow Trout, based on 8 Rainbow Trout counted.

    San Jose Rainbow Trout Counts Chart
    Rainbow

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  7. Largemouth Bass

  8. Largemouth Bass

    There is a 10.71% catch rate for Largemouth Bass, based on 6 Largemouth Bass counted.

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    Largemouth

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  9. Halibut

  10. Halibut

    There is a 3.57% catch rate for Halibut, based on 2 Halibut counted.

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    Halibut

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  11. Pacific Herring

  12. Pacific Herring

    There is a 3.57% catch rate for Pacific Herring, based on 2 Pacific Herring counted.

    San Jose Pacific Herring Counts Chart
    Pacific

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  13. Starry Flounder

  14. Starry Flounder

    There is a 3.57% catch rate for Starry Flounder, based on 2 Starry Flounder counted.

    San Jose Starry Flounder Counts Chart
    Starry

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  15. Striped Bass

  16. Striped Bass

    There is a 3.57% catch rate for Striped Bass, based on 2 Striped Bass counted.

    San Jose Striped Bass Counts Chart
    Striped

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  17. Black Crappie

  18. Black Crappie

    There is a 1.79% catch rate for Black Crappie, based on 1 Black Crappie counted.

    San Jose Black Crappie Counts Chart
    Black

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  19. Bluegill

  20. Bluegill

    There is a 1.79% catch rate for Bluegill, based on 1 Bluegill counted.

    San Jose Bluegill Counts Chart
    Bluegill

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Recommendations above based on 18 species of fish and 56 fish counted for February around San Jose.

To date, there are 58 species of fish and a total of 4376 fish counted for San Jose and within a 30 mile (48 km) radius since 1/1/1854 (169 years).

Last Update: 2/1/2023 3:04:46 AM

*** PLEASE NOTE ***
Please check local, state/province, and federal laws before fishing for any species found on this site. All data is based on historical data found for this area, and in some cases as far back as the year 1600.

View full San Jose Fishing Forecast to see all species and best lures and colors to use.

Latest San Jose Fishing Reports

  • December 28
    12/28/2022 11:27:48 AM - Our fishing season will open up again April 1st for salmon then on May 1st for all other fish types. We are especially excited that this coming season we will be able to fish


  • October 6
    10/6/2022 7:27:51 PM - Still getting our lingcod at Jurassic Park. The post October 6 appeared first on Monterey Bay and Santa Cruz Fishing Charters.


  • October 5
    10/5/2022 9:56:42 PM - Tuna update – The bluefin have moved offshore again meaning they are too far out for any local boats to fish. Hopefully in a week or two the Bluefin will wander closer to San


  • October 3
    10/4/2022 2:07:22 PM - Another great day at Jurassic Park. The post October 3 appeared first on Monterey Bay and Santa Cruz Fishing Charters.


  • October 2
    10/2/2022 7:56:47 PM - Jurassic trip today and it was a good one! The post October 2 appeared first on Monterey Bay and Santa Cruz Fishing Charters.


  • October 1
    10/1/2022 5:26:44 PM - Local potluck today and the fishing was slow. Probably our slowest day this year! A low system is in the area so the fish tend to slow down when there’s a low atmospheric sys


  • September 27
    9/27/2022 10:56:56 AM - Fishing report update for tuna – Bluefin have been around for a few days now with fish in the 100 pound class. Fish are as close as 10 miles to Santa Cruz! Looks like they’ll


  • September 17
    9/18/2022 11:15:12 AM - Ran up the coast for our Jurassic Park trip (deep reef not fishable with the high winds) and found some nice fish. Ended up with three nice lingcod and a lot of olive canary


  • September 16 – Afternoon trip
    9/18/2022 11:13:56 AM - Another fun local potluck trip. Wind came up pretty strong and the water was a wee bit bumpy but the fish didn’t mind. We nailed the big canary blue black brown olive and red


  • September 16 – Morning trip
    9/18/2022 11:12:38 AM - Nice weather for our local “lingcod only” trip. Was able to boat a big lingcod and some rockcod. Not stellar but lots of fun. The post September 16 – Morning trip appeared fi


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Top San Jose Bait & Tackle Stores

  1. Coyote Discount Bait & Tackle
    A local tackle shop with deep roots in the fishing community for over 40 years. Swing by and test our knowledge!

  2. Fisherman's Warehouse
    In 1982 we started as one small store, Delta Bait & Tackle, in Manteca, California. Since then, we’ve changed our name and grown into the largest tackle outfitter in Northern California. At Fisherman’s Warehouse you’ll find our staff are experien

  3. Sportsmen's Supply


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Top San Jose Fishing Charters & Guides

  1. Fish On Sportfishing


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