Anglers are catching bass in the 25-50 ft range. They’re bringing in smaller bass between 2-3 pounds. Dropshotting creature baits works best for catching bass. Shad like lures also work great.
The striper bite picked up this week! Anglers are catching striper between 5-10 pounds! The best time to fish for striper is the week of a trout stock. Trolling Swim baits in the morning work best. When shad and trout are breaking the surface, it’s best to use lures that mimic them for top water boils.
There were no reports of catfish this week. Stink bait and cut bait work best for catfish.
Anglers are catching few panfish a pound and under. Night crawlers and mealworms work best.
Anglers are catching many trout between 4-6pounds! Powerbait, kasmasters and mini jigs work best for trout. Scott Stigar of Morongo Valley caught a nice 7.12 pound trout off shoreline! Mike Morton and daughter Haley Morton (age 11) of Hemet caught two nice trout using mini jigs off shoreline. Their trout weighed 6.71 pounds and 8.6 pounds!