Location and Directions:
11401 Apple Valley Rd
Apple Valley, CA 92307
Jess Ranch Trout Farm is located in the high desert, near the city of Apple Valley. From Los Angeles take I-10 East towards San Bernardino. Merge onto I-15 North and exit on Bear Valley Rd. toward Lucerne Valley. Turn right on Bear Valley and then right on Apple Valley Rd.
This is a private trout, bass, and catfish farm. There are several lakes and ponds here, which are fed by the Mojave river. General admission for picnicing and bird watching is $3 per person, children under 12 are free. 760-240-1107.
Other lakes and creeks in the area:
Mojave Narrows Park Lake
No boats are allowed. Float tubes are allowed on the bass lake - $20 / 4-hours. Advanced reservations are required.