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Crowley Lake

Mammoth Lakes, CA
+1 760-920-9378
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Great fishing lake but terrible hospitality.

My fiends and I dropped by one day recently after a nice day fishing at Convict Lake. We were... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2013
Robert T
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Santa Fe
Nice lake but better for fishing

It's not one of those beautiful viewable lakes that you can gaze at for hours. It definitely is a... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2013
Nancy R
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Burbank
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This man-made lake is well-stocked with several types of trout for prime fishing.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average24%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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Mammoth Lakes, CA
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Reviewed 2 October 2013

My fiends and I dropped by one day recently after a nice day fishing at Convict Lake. We were discouraged from coming by two rangers? Employees? We weren't sure but they didn't willingly give us any information that was helpful about current fishing conditions. It...More

1  Thank Robert T
Reviewed 4 September 2013

It's not one of those beautiful viewable lakes that you can gaze at for hours. It definitely is a fishing lake though. A place where you go and sit out there for hours.

Thank Nancy R
Reviewed 26 August 2013

Although this is an open high desert lake, it has a few kayaking amenities. There is a huge arm near the dam that has several sand beach landings, places to hike and calm water. We saw several species of wildlife including one we'd never seen...More

1  Thank foodiefool_10
Reviewed 12 July 2012

It is a nice big lake. You can watch it from the car. There is a turnout point where you can read info about it, and it has a marina for boats. I did not like it because it did not have shade at all,...More

Thank iloredana
Reviewed 1 March 2012

I love the Sierras! I cant describe the beauty or the landscape. This is our planet in the raw.

1  Thank Charles K
Reviewed 29 November 2011

Big lake, have gone fishing there a couple of times, but have never caught anything. I like other lakes better. Convict Lake has one of the most awesome views ever! The fishing is great and it is never too growded.

1  Thank Starlet S
Reviewed 15 July 2011

I have been coming to Crowley for several years and some years are better than others. This year, I am on my second trip in two months and have not been disappointed. McGee, Hank's Point, Whiskey Creek, and Hilton have been good this year. To...More

1  Thank congole
Reviewed 14 June 2011

The lake is large and is known for it's trout. Unfortunately, we have never had good luck here but many do. The rent boats and equipment and have a cafe and store. You can also camp here as well.

Thank Stacey M
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