Category: North Central

Angler Report: Mingus Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Mingus Lake Michael W.: June 13, 2018 Fishing At Mingus Lake Remains HOT!! In 6 hours, I caught & released 93 Rainbow Trout… Ranging from 7 to 11 inches. All fish caught at a depth of 18″ to surface, on crappie tubes, split-tail grubs,...

Fishing Report: North Central region

WILLIAMS LAKES:  KAIBAB LAKE —  Last night folks were catching trout on worms fished under a bobber.  Folks using spinners were also catching fish. Catfish were being caught on hot dogs.  The crappie and bluegill are also hitting on the upper end of the lake. Stocked with catfish last week....

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...

Angler Report: Ashurst Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Ashurst Lake Riley D. and his two boys, Wyatt and Micah, caught these nice trout at Ashurst Lake on Sunday.  Big ones measured 18”, 17”, 16” and several others 14-15”.  The hot bait was rainbow PowerBait w/ garlic scent. See more reports

Angler Report: Lynx Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Lynx Lake Michael W.: May 23, 2018 Non-Stop Action For Brown & Rainbow Trout At Lynx Lake!  In 5 hours 40 minutes, I caught & released 84 brown & rainbow trout… Biggest brown trout was 13 1/2 inches and biggest rainbow trout was 16 inches.  All...

Fishing Report: North Central

High winds over the past week made angling difficult.  Even with the high winds Saturday, fishing on Ashurst was good using garlic or cheese PowerBait.  Folks were also catching fish on Kaibab Saturday.   WILLIAMS LAKES:  KAIBAB LAKE —  Last Saturday, Folks were catching trout on garlic PowerBait fished on...

Angler Report: Whitehorse Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Whitehorse Lake   Garrett O.: We spent 4 1/2 hours at Whitehorse last week we caught 22 crappie and 2 bass. White, pink  and white tube jigs under a small bobber worked best. Just 4- 7-inch crappie but my daughter had a blast. See...