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Huntington Lake Kayak, Canoe, SUP & Kayak Fishing Information

Huntington Lake is a popular location for sailing regattas held during the Canoeing Huntington Lakesummer months due to the frequency of gusty afternoon wind conditions. In fact,  Huntington Lake is one of the top sailing lakes in the world. If sailing isn't your idea of fun, the lake also lends itself to waterskiing, canoeing, kayaking, or any other water sport you can think of. If you are looking for a cool summer retreat during those hot summer months, come up to Huntington Lake where there is always something to do!

Huntington Lake provides excellent kayak angling opportunities for rainbow trout, kokanee salmon, brown and brook trout. The lake is planted with 52,000 rainbow trout, in the 10 to 12-inch class, along with thousands of fingerling kokanee salmon, spaced throughout the summer on a regular basis.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
High 46 46 47 51 57 66 74 73 67 59 50 26
Low 26 25 26 29 35 42 48 48 44 37 30 27

Open: Huntington Lake is open daily all year to boating, twenty-four hours a day, with running lights at night.  The lake's water level is lowered in the wintertime for spring melt-off and the remaining water is frozen over.

The boat speed limit is 50 m.p.h. from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and 5 m.p.h. from 8:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m., except within one-hundred feet of the shoreline and in the restricted 5 m.p.h. zones.Fees: There is a free public boat launch which has a fee for parking. The campgrounds charge a fee to camp and for pets.

Lake Facilities: There is a public boat launch, boat rentals, (including kayaks and canoes), marinas, water, concession stand, a grocery store, restaurants, sailing, waterskiing, swimming, fishing, power boating, hiking, bicycling and horseback riding trails.

Huntington Lake offers abundant year-round outdoor recreational activities. Hiking, cThe Best Places to Kayak in California Guide Bookamping, cycling, horseback riding, backpacking, water sports, and sailing are popular during warmer months. During the wintertime, outdoor enthusiasts head to Huntington Lake for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling.


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