Stripers were Boiling at Sunrise Saturday!

Lake Mead - Boulder City, NV

by Aaron Meier

 Stripers were boiling at sunrise Saturday. They are hitting on silver jerkbaits, shad patterns and trout imitations. Anchovies caught both striped bass and catfish off the Hemenway Fishing Pier on Saturday, which also happened to be World Fishing Day. Worms fished off the bottom also are working for catfish. Bluegill are lurking near the pier as well. Bass are still hitting soft plastics outside of Echo Bay and around the Boulder Islands

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The bass bite slowed just a bit this past week, with lots of fish schooled up, and chasing bait out in open water.  There is still a lot of action on drop shot plastics in 20' to 30' of water just about anywhere you want to fish. Bluegill are still biting for those targeting them, although the quality has diminished as the average fish is only about 0.33 of a pound.  Mealworms, and red worms fished under a bobber at...... Read More