Williams/Flagstaff Fishing Report – Kaibab Lake and Lower Lake Mary are hot!!!!
Lower Lake Mary – Folks are catching limits of large trout on Lower Lake Mary using worms, powerbait, or small lures. We are hearing reports of fish up to 21 inches out of the lake with lots of fish over 13 inches.
Kaibab Lake – Kaibab got a load of 9,000 bonus Rainbow Trout from Colorado on Saturday along with 6,000 Rainbows from our hatcheries in the last 2 weeks. Fishing is better than excellent according to one angler I talked to this week. Folks were catching fish on green garlic powerbait and salmon egg powerbait. Worms, flies and roostertails were also working great. Everyone is catching there limit!!!
Ashurst Lake– Ashurst got a load of 9,000 bonus Rainbow Trout from Colorado last Wednesday along with 6,000 Rainbows from our hatcheries in the last 2 weeks. Fishing was red hot over the weekend with lots of limits being caught. Yesterday we talked to a couple of anglers who had caught 3 big fat Rainbow Trout and a 13 inch Brown Trout in the hour they had been there using small lures and powerbait.
Frances Short Pond and City Reservoir both were stocked with their first loads of Channel Catfish last Wednesday. I went fishing on Frances Short on Thursday morning and caught 4 cats in about 2 hours using hotdogs. A couple of other folks were catching them on powerbait. I heard a report of one catfish over 6 lbs being caught.