New Showcase Reviews

  1. HookedAZ
    4/5,
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    Fishing is excellent for stocked (12”+) rainbow trout and bass! Lake was stocked last week. The lake is full for the first time in several years. Fishing pier and platforms are accessible! Large catfish were found in the shallow southern... View Full Review
  2. HookedAZ
    4/5,
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    Fishing is excellent. Store and boat rentals are open! Tiger Trout were stocked in late April, rainbow trout are stocked every week. The biggest reported Tiger Trout so far has been 14 inches. Green sunfish are easily caught on worms. A 2.5lb... View Full Review
  3. HookedAZ
    4/5,
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    Fishing is currently excellent for rainbow and tiger trout. Tiger Trout were stocked in late April, rainbow trout are stocked every week. Try Kastmasters, small Rapalas, Panther Martins or flys for tigers. Try green PowerBait with garlic,... View Full Review
  4. HookedAZ
    4/5,
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    Fishing is fair for large wild brown trout. Recent survey showed few rainbow trout, but some large brown trout. Catchable rainbow trout were stocked earlier this month, improving fishing. All roads are open. Remember Chevelon Lake is a hike in... View Full Review
  5. HookedAZ
    4/5,
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    Fishing is good. Last stocked in late April. The lake is full and has a new boat ramp. Accessible on Forest Road 86. Try PowerBait for rainbow trout. Recent survey found 16-inch holdover rainbow trout and many large >3 lb largemouth bass.... View Full Review
  6. HookedAZ
    5/5,
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    Fishing is excellent. This lake will be stocked this week. Many people are reporting catching limits on PowerBait. Roads are open. View Full Review
  7. HookedAZ
    5/5,
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    Jim Goughnour of Rim Country Custom Rods reported trout fishing any Rim Country stream or lake is excellent. From the novice to expert, trout anglers are enjoying the outdoors and catching the quality trout offered in Rim Country. Dry flies,... View Full Review
  8. HookedAZ
    5/5,
    "On Thursday afternoon, the river was flowing at 45"
  9. HookedAZ
    5/5,
    "Lake elevation is 1,996 feet (41-percent full)."
    Lake elevation is 1,996 feet (41-percent full). View Full Review
  10. HookedAZ
    5/5,
    "Lake elevation is 1,906 feet (92-percent full)."
    Majority of bass are in post spawn, as is the case at all central Arizona lakes. Bring a variety of baits. Spinners have been successful with smallmouth bass. Crankbaits and jigs also have been effective. Try reaction baits in the morning and... View Full Review
  11. HookedAZ
    5/5,
    "Lake level is 1,657 feet (95-percent full.)"
    ngler Report: “The bass bite is on! I love encouraging others to get outdoors. I caught these four bass off my kayak in a little over a week … drop-shotting plastics. Many bass are in a post-spawn mode and with some windy weather this weekend,... View Full Review
  12. HookedAZ
    4/5,
    "The lake is 1,525 feet (92-percent full)"
    Many bass are in a post-spawn mode. Fishing should pick up with this stretch of warm, calm weather and top-water action should pick up once again. Try frogs, Pop-R’s, and Ricos. Crappie fishing has slowed. As the sun rises, try Texas-rigged... View Full Review
  13. HookedAZ
    4/5,
    "“Bill P.: Caught this guy (catfish) this morning a"
  14. HookedAZ
    5/5,
    "Lake elevation is 1,793 feet, feet, 93 % full"
    Water temperature has been 67-70 degrees. Majority of bass are in post-spawn. The top-water bite had been poor last weekend, but with calm, warm weather this week, top-water action could pick up. Try fishing shallow early in the morning (2-5... View Full Review
  15. HookedAZ
    4/5,
    "(Lake elevation 1,698 feet, 96 % full)"
    May 5 report from Barry Worman, moderator of the Arizona Striper Fishing Facebook page. “Escaping the heat early and fill the cooler with striper” Well I know this triple-digit weather can take the wind out of an anglers’ sails but there are... View Full Review
  16. HookedAZ
    4/5,
    "(2,126 feet, 71-percent full)"
    . Water temperatures high-60s to low-70s during afternoons. May 18 report from Jim Goughnour of Rim Country Custom Rods: Fishing conditions are improving as the water is starting to flow out of Roosevelt Lake. Water is slowly being released for... View Full Review