Category: Flagstaff Waters

Angler Report: Kinnikinick Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Kinnikinick Lake Jerome V.: Lil brown trout on chicken liver. Pole #1 (trout) was worm and PowerBait. Pole #2 (catfish) was worm and chicken liver. Much to my surprise I caught 5 browns on liver. Go figure? Further research the next day says hatcheries feed...

Fishing Report: Ashurst Lake

Just got back from creeling Ashurst. Folks were catching fish on garlic PowerBait (chartreuse, yellow and white) on both sides of the lake, but the folks on the point opposite of the boat ramp were catching more than the folks around the boat ramp. There was an exception with the...

Fishing Report: Ashurst Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Ashurst Lake One of our Wildlife Specialists fished Ashurst Friday.  He was using Joe’s Flies fishing from a boat and caught 10 rainbows and one brown in about 2 hours. All of the fish were 14-16 inches long and fat. The Coconino National Forest...

Angler Report: Frances Short Pond

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Frances Short Pond Incredible Day Of Fishing At Francis Short Pond! This was our first time fishing here.  I caught & released 19 beautiful Rainbow Trout… Ranging from 14 to 23 inches.  My friend caught & released 12 Rainbow Trout… Ranging from 13 to...

Angler Report: Lower Lake Mary

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Lower Lake Mary Steve S, along with his son Jed, son-in-law Riley, and four grandkids, caught these 11 rainbows in less than 2 hours on Saturday after Thanksgiving Day.  Biggest was 17”, then 16.5”, 16”, 15.5”… nothing smaller than 13”. Biting on worms on...