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  Lake Lopez

Location and Directions:

6800 Lopez Drive
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
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     Lake Lopez is located in San Luis Obispo County, approx. 10 miles northeast of the town of Arroyo Grande. From Hwy. 101 at Arroyo Grande, exit Grand Ave and go East. Turns into Branch St. Veer Right on Huasna Rd., turns into Lopez Dr. Follow to the lake.

General Info:

Lopez Lake Map
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    The lake consists of 950 surface acres and 22 miles of shoreline. It is open year-round. Full hook-up RV and tent camping is allowed. Water-skiing and swimming are allowed in designated areas. There is a lake store for supplies. For more information contact: (805) 489-2095, Camping Reservations (805) 489-8019, Mustang Water Slides & Hot Spas (805) 489-8898.

Other lakes in the area:
Santa Margarita Res.
Lake Nacimento
San Antonio Res.

Boating Info:

    There is a public launch ramp and a full service marina with fishing boats, pontoons, canoes, kayaks and jet-skis for rent. Float-tubing is permitted. Marina (805) 489-1006.

FNN member TORTUGA805 with a big Lopez catfish.

Fishing Info:

    Rainbow trout are stocked during the winter months. There are also largemouth bass, catfish, crappie, red-ear sunfish and bluegill here. Minimum bass size is 12 inches.

Comments and Tips:

FN Angler Scott with a nice stringer of Lake Lopez Crappie

    This is a very good bass lake. Although most are small (under 4 pounds) they are plentiful. The numerous coves, points and underwater structure make excellent habitat for these fish.

    If you know something about this area or have some photos that you'd like to share, please E-mail and I'll post it here!

John Struckman with some nice trout caught at Lake Lopez.
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