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Statewide reports: June 7, 2018

Our Summer Fishing Forecast is out and it’ll show you what could be hot — or not — for all the major waters across the state! Top spots this summer could be Big Lake, Show Low Lake, Woods Canyon Lake, Ashurst Lake and Frances Short Pond in the high country,...

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...

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...

Statewide Report: June 1, 2018

Arizona’s Free Fishing Day is this Saturday, June 2! That day will be celebrated as part of National Fishing and Boating Week, which runs June 2-10. During that Saturday only, no fishing licenses are required for persons fishing any public waters in Arizona. We’ve got some free family fishing events happening...

Stocking Reports from 05/25/2018 to 06/01/2018

Date Stocked Water Name Species 5/25/2018 Silver Creek Apache Trout 5/25/2018 Mormon Lodge Pond Rainbow Trout 5/25/2018 Woods Canyon Lake Rainbow Trout 5/28/2018 West Fork Little Colorado R.-Sheeps Crossing Apache Trout 5/28/2018 West Fork Little Colorado R.-Greer Apache Trout 5/28/2018 Silver Creek Apache Trout 5/29/2018 Riverview Lake Bluegill 5/29/2018 Frances...