Shallows productive at Tahoe

Lake Tahoe

by Nor Cal Fish Reports

Big winds have kept boats off the water, but when there is a break there are browns and macks in the shallows. Mike Nielsen (530) 721-0593

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Nor Cal Fish Reports Reports
for Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

Los Vaqueros Reservoir: Big trout, small striper at LV
Lake Amador: Amador gets one more trout plant
Anderson Reservoir: Anderson bass, crappie on bite
Bass Lake: Better trout bite at Bass Lake
Lake Berryessa: Berryessa bass back off
Boca Reservoir: Boca shoreline fair
Bridgeport Lake: Good trout at Bridgeport
Calero Lake: Crappie, bass at Calero
Caples Lake: Caples campgrounds open
Lake Chabot: Water clearing at Chabot
Chesbro Reservoir: Crappie meh at Chesbro
Clear Lake: Big cats, bed bass at Clear Lake
Collins Lake: Collins Lake kicking out trophies
Contra Loma Reservoir: Contra Loma trout wake up
Convict Lake: Spotty bite at Convict
Coyote Lake: Bass biting at Coyote
Crowley Lake: Crowley slows a bit
Lake Davis: Anglers begging at Davis
Del Valle Lake: Catfish starting to prowl at Del Valle
Donner Lake: Fair action at Donner
Frenchman Lake: Frenchman trout say oui
Indian Creek Reservoir: Indian Creek shore prospects bright
Jackson Meadows Reservoir: Jackson Meadow worth a try
June Lake: Small trout, slow bite at June
Gull Lake: Gull action sporadic
Silver Lake: Lack of planters hurting Silver Lake
Kirman Lake: No good news from Kirman
Lafayette Reservoir: Lafayette trout, bass active
Lexington Reservoir: Lexington bass hit-or-miss
Lopez Lake : Lopez gets a trout plant
Mammoth Lakes : Big fish planted in Lakes Basin
Lake Mendocino: Mendo bass bite slows
Lake Oroville: Oroville bass bite slows
Pardee Reservoir: Pardee koke bite sporadic
Prosser Reservoir: Some smallies at Prosser puddle
Quarry Lakes: Water clearing, trout planted at Quarry Lakes
San Luis Reservoir: Stripers lurking deep at San Luis
San Pablo Reservoir: San Pablo bite just OK
Santa Margarita Lake: Live bait the key at Santa Margarita
Shadow Cliffs Reservoir: Shadow Cliffs trout ready and waiting
Shasta Lake: Shasta bass splashing surface
Shaver Lake: Fishing better than weather at Shaver
Siskiyou Lake: Siskiyou trout, smallies netted
Stampede Reservoir: Launching harder than fishing at Stampede

Nor Cal Fish Reports Reports
for Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Lake Almanor: Almanor bass, trout biting
Lake Amador: Trout bite steady at Amador
Anderson Reservoir: Anderson bass willing
Antelope Lake: Antelope trout slow, bass fair
Bass Lake: Tagged trout hiding at Bass Lake
Bear Lake: Bear River Lake well-stocked
Lake Berryessa: Berryessa koke bite starting
Boca Reservoir: Boca less than 20 pct. full
Bucks Lake: Koke bite starting at Bucks
Bullards Bar Reservoir: Quality bass bite at Bullards Bar
Calero Lake: Calero on the slow side
Lake Camanche: Camanche bass, trout slow
Caples Lake: Caples Lake near full
Lake Chabot: Lake Chabot bass bite takes off
Chesbro Reservoir: PM bite for bass, crappie at Chesbro
Clear Lake: Big fish coming from Clear Lake beds
Collins Lake: Great trout bite at Collins Lake
Contra Loma Reservoir: Challenging conditions at Contra Loma
Coyote Lake: Crappie worth pursuing at Coyote
Crowley Lake: Solid AM bite at Crowley
Lake Davis: Davis trout bite fair
Del Valle Lake: Del Valle bite slows
Donner Lake: Donner lacking trout
Don Pedro Reservoir: Bait anglers score Don Pedro trout
Gold Lake: Wind plagues Gold Lake Basin
June Lake: Bait is the ticket at June Lake
Gull Lake: Gusts halt trout bite at Gull
Kirman Lake: Low water hurting Kirman
Lexington Reservoir: Lexington bass decent
Lewiston Lake: Lewiston clearing, fishing better
Lopez Lake : Cats, crappie biting at Lopez
Los Vaqueros Reservoir: LV trout don't mind wind
Mammoth Lakes Basin: Trolling worth a try in Lakes Basin
Lake Mendocino: Mendo dropping quickly
Lake Oroville: Topwater bite going at Oroville
Pardee Reservoir: Pardee koke bite on
Prosser Reservoir: Prosser smallie bite good
Pyramid Lake: Pyramid trout bite waning
Quarry Lakes: Birds getting trout at Quarry Lakes
San Luis Reservoir: Little change at San Luis
San Pablo Reservoir: San Pablo trout bite slow
Santa Margarita Lake: Take your pick at Santa Margarita
Shadow Cliffs Reservoir: Good bass, slow trout at Shadow Cliffs
Shasta Lake: Anglers find suspended bass at Shasta
Siskiyou Lake: Siskiyou smallie, trout bite improves
Lake Sonoma: Sonoma bass near weed lines
Stampede Reservoir: Precarious launching at Stampede
Trinity Lake: Bass bite after water drops
Uvas Reservoir: Hit Uvas late and early for crappie
American River: Lousy shad action on American
Deer Creek: Low and slow on Deer Creek
Feather River: Shad blowing through Feather
Napa River: Action stalls on Napa
Russian River: Little action on Russian
Sacramento River: Stripers return to Colusa
Sacramento River: Shad, trout biting in Butte County
Truckee River: Truckee trout active
West Walker River (Section 2): Runoff muddies West Walker
Yuba River: Upper Yuba trout bite excellent
Yuba River: Shad in thick in lower Yuba
Feather River: Trout biting on Middle Fork Feather
Feather River: Big trout stirring on North Fork Feather
Sacramento Delta: Stripers holding near Antioch
: Benicia shoreline fruitful
Discovery Bay: Bass off beds in Disco Bay
Sacramento Delta: Franks Tract bass bite continues
Sacramento Delta: Smallmouth, shad in Freeport
Sacramento Delta: Pittsburg anglers get small stripers
Sacramento Delta: Too windy for Rio Vista bass
Sacramento Delta: Crappie, panfish in Stockton sloughs
Sacramento Delta: Big bass in Tracy
: Capitola anglers hampered by wind
: Crescent City wind a problem
: Small salmon swarm in Eureka
: Forth Bragg salmon scattered
: South Bay a wind tunnel
: Stripers willing when calm in San Pablo Bay
: Sturgeon hiding at Mothball Fleet