Location

CA
United States
33° 35' 10.7124" N, 117° 3' 16.272" W

Fishing Reports

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The catfish bite has been good to excellent in all of the coves again through the past week. The cats are showing on cut baits (mostly chicken liver and anchovies) and nightcrawlers in five to 15 feet of water. Ralph Watson, Winchester, had a 10-pound catfish on anchovies at Ramp No. 2, while Christopher Smith, Murrieta, landed an 8.8-pound cat in the East Bay, also on anchovies. The striped bass bite improved over the past week with fair action and morning boils at the dam and inlet areas. Swimbaits, ripbaits, and topwater have been the best bets, but some fish also showing on chicken liver in deeper water. The largemouth bass bite has been fair to good in the mornings on frogs and surface baits early and then plastics, nightcrawlers, with some cranked fish. The bluegill bite slowed with just fair action this past week on meal worms, wax worms, and live crickets. Most are showing on bobber-suspended baits in six to 10 feet of water. Carp good, but getting little pressure. Information: store 951-926-1505, marina 951-926-8515, entrance kiosk 951-926-1541.

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Water Temp: 76°F

Catfish: HIGH -Recent stocking of cats has been making some happy anglers over catfish alley of chicken liver and anchovies 

Largemouth: HIGH -Hitting on nightcrawlers, spoons, and shad over the East End

Striper: MEDIUM -There are early morning boils over at the dam and inlet area. The bait of choice is shad colored swimbait, with chicken liver another option. 

Bluegill: SLOW -Have been slow this week, but still bitting on meal worms, wax worms and live crickets. 

Carp: Lots of them and hitting on just about anything.

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     SKINNER: The catfish bite has been good to excellent in all of the coves again through the past week. The cats are showing on cut baits and nightcrawlers in five to 10 feet of water, and there was a recent stock of cats at the launch ramp. Top fish this week was 10.9-pounder caught by James Swan, Escondido, on anchovies at Ramp No. 2. Bluegill have been fair to good across from the marina or East Bay. Most are showing on bobber-suspended baits in six to 10 feet of water. Robert Cassidy, Temecula, landed a 1.5-pound bluegill, while Gary Wright, Temecula, had a 1.4-pounder. The striped bass bite slowed more this past week with only a few fish showing in deep water at the inlet on chicken liver, anchovies. The largemouth bass bite has been fair to good in the mornings on frogs and surface baits early and then plastics, nightcrawlers, with some cranked fish. Carp good, but getting little pressure. Information: store 951-926-1505, marina 951-926-8515, entrance kiosk 951-926-1541.

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