About Us |  Contact Us | Outdoor News |  Advertising  | 
Angler Guide Recreational Marketing

Arizona Fishing Report

Lakes & Reservoirs
Rivers


Lake Pleasant Sponsored by
Date 21-Jan-17
Water Condition
Water Temperature  


Conditions : LAKE PLEASANT: (Lake elevation 1,686 feet, 82 % full).

Shad can be found in the back of Castle Creek or Coles Bay. Angler will need to keep finding different spots when netting shad. The ideal depth for shad has been 7-15 feet of depth near the shoe. Some great striper trips can be during or just after rain.

An angler reported on the Arizona Striper fishing Facebook page fishing Thursday morning fish in no wind, a little rain and spotting just a few shad in humbug caught five decent stripers on swimbaits, dropshots with shad, and another trolling an unspecified bait.

Catfishing can be decent using dead shad fished on the bottom with hot dogs, chicken liver, or anchovies. Some anglers will chum a cove overnight with corn and return to fish the same cove with corn – this can be an effective tactic for catching carp and catfish.

This month, fishing in general has been decent for striped bass in northern coves, in 55-80 feet of water, using live shad. Humbug has been particularly good for stripers with anchovies in 60 feet of water depth. Jigging spoons in deep water and using Alabama rigs has been producing decent fish as well. With cooler water temperatures, the best bite might be from noon to sunset -- try Alabama rigs, Skinny Dipper paddle tails, or jig 1- to 1.5-ounce spoons. Live shad and anchovies are effective as well. Try the mouths of Humbug, Castle Creek or Coles Bay.

Reported by: Arizona F&G


Hatches: Patterns Lures & Spinners

Bookmark Fishing Report Submit Report To Digg Add Angler Guide Fishing Report to Google Share Fishing Report with Face Book Share Fishing Report with LinkedIn

About: - 10,000 acres Elevation 1,665 30 miles north of Phoenix
  • White Bass
  • Striped Bass
  • Large Mouth Bass
  • Bluegill
  • White Crappie
  • Black Crappie
  • Bigmouth Buffalo Fish

Misc Info: -



Campgrounds
Fishing Guides
Fly & Tackle Shops
Lodging
Marinas
Realtors & Real Estate
RV Parks & Resorts
Tourist Attractions

Arizona Rivers & Lakes
Fishing Articles
Regional Calendar

Other State Fishing Reports


Recreational Real Estate

Cabins for Sale
Farms & Ranches
Lakefront Properties
Mountain Homes & Properties
Riverfront Homes & Properties
Other Recreational Properties

Recreational Vehicles & Boats

RV's for Sale
Boats

Outdoor News  |  Recreational Classifieds  |  Advertising  |  Sun & Moon Data

© 1999 - 2015 Angler Guide, All Rights Reserved.