Fishing has slowed after the full moon at lke Mead

Lake Mead - Boulder City, NV

by Nevada Department of Wildlife

Late night fishing activity has been light following the full moon. Striped bass are more active in the afternoons. Anglers have found success jigging spoons and working top-water plugs. Two large stripers recently came in from the Boulder Basin, one weighing in at 22 pounds and the other at 15.5 pounds. Anglers are still finding action for largemouth and smallmouth bass as well. Success has come to those anglers working the backs of coves in water to 15 feet deep. Surface action has been good.

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