Friends of Castaic Lake
Our next meeting is July 21, 2015 at the BISC.
- 6:30 PM: Kayak, Fishing, and Landscaping Meetings
- 7:00 PM: FOCL Monthly Meeting
Who are the Friends of Castaic Lake
The Friends of Castaic Lake (FOCL) are a group of dedicated volunteers who continue to make a positive impact on the Castaic Lake Recreation Area. Formed in 1983 as a nonprofit group with the mission to support and enhance the operation of the County of Los Angeles' largest regional park, the FOCL conduct fundraisers and special events to support park programs and projects.
The Friends of Castaic Lake have helped fund and volunteer for many special events, including:
- "Fishin' and Fun for Kids" day
- C.A.S.T. - Casting a Special Thrill" event for disabled children
- the December "Winter Magic - Lighted Boat Parade".
The Friends meet at the BISC Building, on the 3rd Tuesday of every month (Except December). If you are interested in getting involved, attend a meeting, or for more information, please contact the park office at (661) 257-4050.
|Friends of Castaic Lake Board Members||Fishing Club Links|
Moonlight Fishing: Next Event July 25.
First "Night Float Tube Fishing" event, August 15.
Join us for Summer Programs: Swimming, Paddleboarding,
Kayaking, Moonlight Fishing, and Float Tubing. (See our Flyer)
Friends members (Tom and Mike) installing Weather Station Equipment at the Lifeguard Station.
Float Tube Derby - April 04, 2015
A total of 24 tubers showed up for the first of three 2015 Friends of Castaic Lake float tube bass tournaments on Castaic's famed lower lagoon. Water is at a premium in drought parched California, but luckily the lagoon had risen several feet in recent weeks and was nearing capacity at the day drew closer!
<Read Story, and see pictures>
Float Tube Derby - Sept 27, 2014
The 3rd and final event of the 2014 Friends of Castaic Lake Float tube bass tournament series took place on September 27th on Castaic's famed lower lagoon. <Read Story, and see pictures>
Float Tube Derby - June 07, 2014
The second event of the 2014 Friends of Castaic Lake Float tube bass tournament series took place on June 7th on Castaic's famed lower lagoon. <Read Story, and see pictures>
Float Tube Derby - April 05, 2014
The first event of the 2014 Friends of Castaic Lake Float tube bass tournament series took place on April 5th on Castaic's famed lower lagoon. Low water and post frontal conditions made ...<Read Story and see pictures>
Float Tube Derby - September 28, 2013
The 3rd event of the 2013 Friends of Castaic Lake Float tube Bass Derby series got underway on September 28th, 2013. The day started out cool and clear as most tubers expected a tought bite, which is exactly what they found. All went well ... <Read Story>
Float Tube Derby - June 1, 2013
The 2nd event of the 2013 Friends of Castaic Lake Float tube Bass Derby got underway on June 1st, 2013. The day started out warm and smoky as the Powerhouse Fire in the hills above the Upper Lake was well into it's second day. <Read Story>
Float Tube Derby - April 13, 2013
The first round of the three-round Friends of Castaic Lake Float Tube Tournament went off this past Saturday, April 13th at historic Castaic Lake in Castaic, California. <Read Story>
Float Tube Derby - June 2, 2012
A group of 24 tubers gathered on this day at Castaic's famed lower lake to compete in the 2nd of two Friends of Castaic Lake float tube derbies. Weather was cool in the morning and warmed to 80 degrees by the 1pm weigh in time. Go to Photo Gallery for Full Story and Pictures