Cuyamaca Reservoir Professional Review and Guide
"Near the remote town of Julian, find Cuyamaca Reservoir, one of Southern California’s premier fly fishing still waters. With trout, small- and largemouth bass, and panfish willing and able to eat your fly most of the year, Cuyamaca Reservoir offers the most consistent fishing in San Diego County. This area was badly burned in the fall 2003 Julian wildfire and is now recovering. Types of Fish: Rainbow trout, large and smallmouth bass, crappie, bluegill, catfish, and sturgeon. This fly-fishing chapter describes the "where, when, and how" for fishing in this area. It includes a full-page map and information on the known hatches, suggested equipment to use, the best flies to use, season, limits, nearby accommodations, and camping."