Lower Rush Creek Fishing

Located between Grant Lake and Mono Lake, there are many shore spots available, and an equally ample amount of dirt roads to navigate around. Please remember your mountain manners and do not leave trash or your poop next to the water. Properly bury your personal defecation, or pack it out with you. So many leave their toilet paper, poop and bait trash everywhere. Please help keep this area clean.


Lower Rush Creek is located between Grant Lake and Mono Lake

Fish Tips

Not frequently used but worth checking out

Fish There

Rainbow Trout, Lahontan Cutthroat Trout, Brown Trout, Brookies


Fishing License is Required (purchase online or in town). General limit is 5 per day and never more than 10 in possession. Fishing season is the Last Saturday in April through November 15 every year. Fishing times are an hour before sunrise and an hour after sunset, night fishing is not permitted.

Purchase your license online – https://www.ca.wildlifelicense.com/InternetSales/

Regulations are here – https://www.wildlife.ca.gov/Regulations

Other helpful info – https://www.monocounty.org/things-to-do/fishing/fishing-rules-regulations/

Fishing Location


  • June Lake Loop has year round activities

  • The busiest tourism season is Summer (June/July/Aug)

  • The water is better up here, drink it from the tap

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  • Elevation – 7,654 feet (2,333 meters)

  • Population – 629 (feels more like 400 year round)

  • Zip Code – 93529


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#1 – Pick up trash, even if it is not yours

#2 – Pick up your dog’s poop, it doesn’t magically disappear in the snow

#3 – Be friendly and patient, things move a bit slower up here

#4 – Don’t feed the wildlife

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