Current Fishing Conditions: August 18, 2014

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General Conditions

Lake Elevation:  1675.5   
   

Surface Water Temp: 79.8 degrees

Fish Plants: Trout plants are finished for the season.     

Lake Hours: 6:00 am-6:30pm
                                                                                                
Weather: The Forecasts show temperatures in the mid 60’s to high 90’s.

***We are still launching private boats, rental boats, and the shoreline is accessible***

Please come in the Marina store and tell us your fish stories!

BASS
Anglers are catching few bass between 2-5 pounds. The bass are in the 20-30 ft range. Drop shotting purple, green, and pink colored plastics works best for catching bass. Also try using bluegill pattern tackle to lure them in.  Senko’s and creature baits are also the go-to bait! Hannah Nievan, John Nievan and Cynil Nievan caught some nice bass this week!

STRIPER
There have been no reports of anglers catching striper. Try using cut bait, and bluegill look alike lures since they have been going after the little bluegills all over the lake.

CATFISH
Anglers have been catching many catfish between 4-5 pounds! Stink bait, cut bait and night crawlers work best for catfish.

PANFISH
Anglers are catching many panfish on night crawlers, mini jigs and mealworms. There were many reports of panfish being caught by the dams and the rock quarry.

TROUT-
There were no reports of trout caught this week. Typical bait for trout is Powerbait, night crawlers and mini jigs.

 

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.

Gift certificates are available in the Marina or by calling 1-800-590-LAKE. Please come in the Marina store and tell us your fish stories!