Fishing report for week of 10/13 | NevadaAppeal.com

Fishing report for week of 10/13

Don Quilici

ALPINE LAKE: No report.

BLUE LAKES (UPPER AND LOWER):

Upper Blue Lake: Was producing very well from shore with Power Bait.

Lower Blue Lake: Was reported as being quiet.

BOCA RESERVOIR: No report.

BRIDGEPORT RESERVOIR: No report.

CAPLES LAKE: No report.

CARSON-ICEBERG WILDERNESS AREA: No report.

CARSON RIVERS (EAST AND WEST) IN CALIF.:

East Carson River: Not much action.

West Carson River: Not much action.

CONVICT LAKE AND CONVICT CREEK:

Convict Lake: Largest fish were a 5.25 pound and a 4.86 pound rainbow, both from the south shore with a nightcrawler. A 4.81 rainbow from the south shore with a blue/silver Thomas Buoyant lure. A 4.13 rainbow from the south shore with rainbow Power Bait.

Convict Creek: Biggest fish of the week were a 3.37 pound DF&G rainbow on a Rapala lure and a 2.92 and a 2.59, both on nightcrawlers.

CRATER LAKE: No report.

CROWLEY LAKE: No report.

DAVIS LAKE: No report.

DESOLATION WILDERNESS AREA: No report.

EAGLE LAKE: No report.

EMIGRANT LAKE: No report.

FRENCHMAN RESERVOIR: Anglers were catching some limits at places like Crystal Point, the dam and Lunker Point. A Reno shore angler caught a 3.77 pound, 20 inch rainbow at the dam with a Rapala lure. Hundreds of trout were rising just about dark at the dam.

FROG LAKE: No report.

GREEN CREEK-DYNAMO POND: No report.

HEENAN LAKE: A fly fisherman reported excellent results on Friday from shore with a black Woolly Bugger fly. His biggest cutthroat was 22 inches.

HOBART RESERVOIR: Closed.

HOOVER WILDERNESS AREA: No report.

INDIAN CREEK RESERVOIR: Was rated as excellent for both shore anglers using Power Bait and fly fishermen in float tubes using nymphs.

A local high school student caught a 3-pound, 14-ounce rainbow from a float tube with a dry fly.

Summit Lake, above Indian Creek, was producing lots of fish on both Saturday and Sunday for fly fishermen with nymphs.

JUNE LAKE LOOP (GRANT-GULL-JUNE-SILVER LAKES-RUSH CREEK):

Grant Lake: No report.

Gull Lake: No report.

June Lake: No report.

Silver Lake: No report.

Rush Creek: No report.

KINNEY RESERVOIR: No report.

KIRMAN (CARMEN) LAKE: No report.

LOBDELL LAKE: No report.

LUNDY LAKE: No report.

MAMMOTH LAKES AREA: No report.

George Lake:

Mamie Lake:

Mary Lake:

Twin Lakes:

Mammoth Creek:

MARKLEEVILLE CREEK: No report.

MOKELUMNE WILDERNESS AREA: No report.

NORTH POND: No report.

OWENS RIVER: No report.

Benton Crossing (Up):

Benton Crossing (Down):

PLEASANT VALLEY CREEK: No report.

POORE-SECRET-ROOSEVELT-LANE LAKES: No report.

PYRAMID LAKE: No report.

RAYMOND LAKE: No report.

RED LAKE: Was reported as good for the weekend. Best results were at the dam for bait fishermen using Power Bait or worms. Many limits of 12-14 inch brookies.

SACRAMENTO RIVER: No report.

SCOTT LAKE: No report.

SILVER LAKE: No report.

SILVER CREEK: No report.

SOUTH-NORTH-INTAKE 2-BISHOP CREEK (WEST OF BISHOP):

South Lake: No report.

North Lake: No report.

Intake No. 2: No report.

Sabrina Lake: No report.

Bishop Creek: No report.

STAMPEDE RESERVOIR: No report.

LAKE TAHOE – North Shore: Easy limits of average sized Mackinaw trout, up to 6 pounds. Fishing in 250-450 feet of water, very early in the morning, in front of Kings Beach. Trolling with Herring Dodger flasher blades with pearl-colored Apex lures, live minnows or three-inch, blue-colored, rubber minnows.

TAMARACK-SUNSET LAKES: No report.

TOPAZ LAKE: Closed.

UPPER TWIN LAKE-LOWER TWIN LAKE-ROBINSON CREEK: Last week produced some of the best fishing of the year at Lower Twin with lots of 3-6 pound trout. Most of the trout were Alpers rainbows. There will be another large Alpers plant on Oct. 15. Vic Burgard of Gardnerville caught a 6-pound, 13-ounce rainbow and Bob Martin also of Gardnerville took home a 6-pound, 5-ounce rainbow.

VIRGINIA LAKES AND VIRGINIA CREEK:

Virginia Lakes: No report.

Virginia Creek: No report.

WALKER LAKE: Last Thursday, Bud Higgins of Douglas County and Don Quilici of Carson City caught and released 13 cutthroat trout. The largest was Quilici’s 5+ pound, 26-inch Cutt. They were trolling with downriggers in front of “the cliffs” at a depth of 40-50 feet with large, silver Flatfish lures.

On Saturday, Brad Amason of Hawthorne caught a 7.5 pounder with a TOR-P-DO lure in deep water in front of “the cliffs.”

WALKER RIVERS (EAST-WEST-LITTLE):

East Walker River: No report.

West Walker River: No report.

Little Walker River: No report.

WILDHORSE RESERVOIR: Has been excellent. Catching mostly rainbows but a few German browns are starting to show up. According to Dennis Dunn of the Wild Horse Resort, “The fish are not big, if they are not over 4 pounds.”

The successful anglers were using nightcrawlers with marshmallows. Dunn was not sure why that combination works but it was working.

A lot of deer hunters were still in the area.

WINNEMUCCA LAKE: No report.

WOODS LAKE: No report.

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK: No report.