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Angler Report: Lake Mead

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Lake Mead Ray P.: 15.5-pound carp from south cove Nov. 16.   More reports Angler Reports are intended to be direct from anglers and are generally posted unedited. However, AZGFD reserves the right to not publish photos and reports for any reason, including inappropriate...

Arizona boaters: prepare to clean, drain and dry

PHOENIX —The Arizona Game and Fish Department reminds boaters to “clean, drain and dry” – and especially decontaminate — their watercraft and equipment before exiting listed waters containing aquatic invasive species (AIS). This reminder is particularly important for out-of-town visitors who moor their boats at AIS-affected waters and are preparing...

Angler Reports: Kaibab Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Kaibab Lake   Jim G. of Flagstaff: Still getting 2-plus pound trout out of Kaibab lake. Caught on classic crappie jig. Wendy S.: 16-inch trout taken Nov. 13  at Kaibab Lake, 1 1/2 lbs. Total of five nice ones in 3 hrs. More reports...

Arizona fishing report: The Reel Deal

Rainbow trout are scheduled to return to CFP waters this week. Time to get friends and family and catch trout at a lake or pond near you. See the stocking schedule. With a cold front scheduled to hit the high country around Wednesday of next week, this is the time...

Angler Report: Chaparral Lake (Scottsdale)

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Chaparral Lake (Scottsdale) Jared S.: Kayla W. caught this beautiful specimen out of Chaparral Lake in Scottsdale and was released in great shape to go terrorize some more shad. It was caught on a 3-inch white grub tail with a 1/8-ounce white jighead. The...

Angler Report: Mohave Valley-born, Texas Rangers-affiliate pitcher lands 17-pound striper while kayaking Colorado River

Josh Advovate, a Mohave Valley-born, Texas Rangers-affiliate pitcher, landed this 17-pound striper. Advocate currently pitches for the Class-A Advanced Down East Wood Ducks in the Carolina League and in 2019 pitched 75 innings with a 2.64 ERA and 77 strikeouts.

Angler Report: Roosevelt Lake channel catfish

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Roosevelt Lake Jason D.: Brody caught this channel cat, on a live minnow, fishing upper end of the Salt River above Roosevelt Lake. More reports Angler Reports are intended to be direct from anglers and are generally posted unedited. However, AZGFD reserves the right...