Current Fishing Conditions: April 20th, 2014

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General Conditions

Lake Elevation:  1704.8   
   

Surface Water Temp: 67.8 degrees

Fish Plants: Trout plants are finished for the season.     

Lake Hours: 6:00am-6:15pm
                                                                                                
Weather: The Forecasts show temperatures in the mid 50’s to mid 80’s.

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BASS

The bass bite remains consistent! Anglers are catching bass between 3-8 pounds. The bass are in the 15-30 ft range. Drop shotting purple, pink and green colored plastics works best for catching bass. Senko’s and night crawlers are also working great! If the algae remains at the surface of the water, try using plastics that are a different shade of green than the algae.

STRIPER

Anglers are catching many stripers between 5-6 pounds! Trolling with flies works best for catching striper. When shad and trout are breaking the surface, it’s best to use lures that mimic them for top water boils. Derek Quinonez, Daniel Quinonez and Kenny Baldwin caught a total of 18 striper trolling flies! Kevin Deemer caught his limit of ten striper also trolling flies!

CATFISH

There were few reports of catfish caught this week between 4-5 pounds. Stink bait and cut bait work best for catfish.

PANFISH

There were few panfish caught this week a pound and under. Night crawlers and mealworms work best for catching panfish.

TROUT

Anglers are catching trout between 4-6 pounds! Powerbait, night crawlers and mini jigs work best for trout.

LAKE RECORDS

Lake Record Striper
April 25, 2012: Nhan Doan of LA caught a 34.77 pound striper. Location not specified.

Lake Record Largemouth Bass
March 16, 2007: Mike Long of Poway, 16.43 lb bass. He was fishing the west dam with a 6" "Real Trout" Rago swimbait.

Lake Record Pan fish
February 21, 2012: Jeff Burke of Moreno Valley caught a 4.48 pound redear fishing a cove with a nightcrawler.

Lake Record Catfish
March 2, 2012: Richard Skilliter of Anaheim caught a 56.8 pound catfish fishing with shrimp.

Lake Record Trout
March 14, 2009: Andrew Avalos of Hemet caught a 15.45 pound trout. He was fishing with Powerbait near the east dam.

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