Category: Central Waters

Fishing Report: Bartlett Lake

Lake elevation: 1,752, 44 % Water temperature: 77-79 degrees Work on the dam has begun, thus the lower lake elevation. Gary Senft reported: “Fishing is hotter than a firecracker.” He said there has been a bit of a top-water bite around 5-6 a.m. and anglers can use walking baits, small...

Angler Report: Bartlett Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Bartlett Lake Christian M.: My wife Amy and I went up to Bartlett to test the effectiveness of recent repairs we did to our boat and while we were there decided to drop a couple lines in the water. Boy were we glad we...

Fishing Report: Central region

See the full Daily Water Report from SRP. June 5 report from Scooter Griffith of The Arizona Fishing Guides LAKE PLEASANT –  (Water level 1,688, 85 %). The lake has been fishing great in the mornings and at night for stripers.  In the mornings, look for birds and schooling fish...

Fishing Report: Lake Pleasant

Report by Mike Strole “The Fish Whisperer” of AZ Great Adventure Fishing:  May 31 My client Earl Jensen and his grandson caught 17 striper (a number of 2-pound plus fish and a 3 and a 4) from 7-11 a.m. and they broke off several fish over 5 pounds. These fish were caught...