Rock Creek Lake is a favorite fishing spot for visitors and locals alike. The launch ramp at Rock Creek Lake can handle small trailers and car top boats. There is a 5 mph speed limit on Rock Creek Lake.
At a Glance
Major reconstruction activities will be taking place on Rock Creek Road for the duration of the 2014 and 2015 seasons. While the road will remain open to traffic throughout the project, visitors may experience delays of up to 30 minutes. Additionally, at certain times, the road may need to be closed for longer periods of time, Monday through Friday.
Rentals & Guides:
No boat rentals available at this site.
No fee for boat launching or day use parking.
Speed limit on Rock Creek Lake is 5 mph. No fish cleaning in the lake.
Bishop, 36 miles or Mammoth Lakes, 28 miles.
Drinking water nearby
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Directions: From Mammoth Lakes drive south on US 395 for approximately 13 miles. Take the Tom's Place turnoff and proceed west up the canyon for about ten miles. From Bishop: Travel north on US 395 for about 30 miles, turn left at the Tom's Place turnoff then proceed west up the canyon for about ten miles.
Lake and Pond Fishing
Fishing in Rock Creek Lake is a fun activty for just you or the whole family. It's easily accessable and has a boat launch right at the lake. Trout species include Brook, Brown and Rainbow Trout. To get to Rock Creek Lake take Rock Ck. Rd. off of highway 395. It is about 20 miles north of the town of Bishop. Drive up Rock Creek Rd. about 10 miles and you will be at the lake.