Fishing Location Spotlight:Pardee ReservoirPardee Reservoir Fish SpeciesRainbow TroutBrown TroutLargemouth BassSmallmouth BassKokanee Landlocked SalmonCatfishCrappieBluegillSunfishFishing InformationPardee Reservoir is 300 feet deep. It is home to many species of fish including rainbow trout, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, kokanee landlocked salmon, brown trout, catfish, crappie, bluegill, and various types of sunfish. Crappie, bluegill and sunfish are really great for all anglers because of the quick action, but especially fun to teach kids how to hone in on their fishing skills. Pardee Reservoir has a large perimeter, which allows for a lot of shore fishing in open areas and small coves accessible by making a short hike. The fishing dock is another great location for fishermen, both young and old alike. There is also a fish cleaning station available at the top of the marina so that you can clean your fish and get them on ice for a great meal after a great day of fishing. Trophy Trout SpoonsA California fishing license is required for any anglers aged 16 or older. For children under 16, an adult with a fishing license accompanying them is required. The lake marina does have fishing licenses for sale in case you forget to get one before you head out to the lake. The cost for fishing at Lake Pardee is $7.00 for each guest over 16 years old. All of the funds collected for the fishing fees are used to plant Rainbow Trout to help keep this lake a great place to fish. Trophy Trout FlatfishOne of the best fishing techniques to catch trout at Pardee Reservoir is to jig for trout using the Trout Mini Jigs. Fishing Technique Spotlight:Jigging for Trout with Trout Mini JigsPardee Reservoir Fishing Guides and Fishing Charter BoatsThere are many different fishing guides that offer guided fishing trips at Pardee Reservoir. FishingBooker is a service of local guides that you can choose from and schedule your next guided fishing trip. Click below to learn more about the different guides that offer guided fishing trips at Pardee Reservoir, or any other area you are interested in going on a guided fishing trip or fishing charter boat. Book Your Next Fishing Charter by Clicking BelowShop for fishing tackle in ourFishing Gear and Tackle store.Cottages and Vacation Home Rentals around Pardee Reservoir near Ione, CA These two listings are an example of what is available, click either rental house below for a complete list of rental homes and cottages available. Disclosure: This post is brought to you by the Mendenhall Outdoors team. We highlight products and services that you might find interesting. We frequently receive products free of charge from manufacturers to test. This does not drive our decision as to whether or not a product is featured or recommended. If you click a link on this page, then go on to make a purchase, we might receive a commission – at no extra cost to you, and this does not impact the purchase price of any products that you may purchase.