The Fishing Report
Our stocking program this season is well on its way, we stocked 1,200lbs last week with another 1,200lbs coming later this week. We are currently 16ft from full and water clarity isn’t that bad for the amount of rain we have gotten, still no debris floating yet. Bass are still shallow with crawlers, jigs, and plastics all doing well. Reports state that Trout are shallow. Green PowerBait, Crappie jigs, and lures are still the top choice of anglers. Don’t forget to check us out on Facebook for more catches and details!
Right now Bass and Trout fishing are great. Bass are shallow and hungry, fisherman are even catching them on Trout lures. Trout are still shallow and close to shore. Worms seem to be working best. Watching shore fisherman, they can be seen successfully using power bait and Kastmasters as well. We have a 1,200 lb. load of Trout coming at the end of the week. Don’t forget to check us out on Facebook for more catches and details!
We are currently 18ft from full. We have gotten a fair amount of rain lately so the water is slightly murky but not bad and no debris in the water either. We stocked 3,100lbs on Friday the 28th and fishing has been great so far. Trout are shallow and hugging the shoreline. Shore anglers have stated that worms and power bait are working well. Boaters should baitfish the shoreline and hit the coves. Bass are still on the top water. Don’t forget to check us out on Facebook for more catches and details!
Well its finally here again folks, Trout season! We are starting off the season with a load of over 3,000lbs at the end of this week. We are currently 20ft from full with more weather in the forecast. Bass and Catfishing is still going strong. Bass are still on the surface, and people seem to be knocking them out. A 16lb Catfish was brought through the lodge Sunday morning, unfortunately we didn’t get the gentleman’s name or what bait he was using in the breakfast rush. Don’t forget to check us out on Facebook for more catches and details!
We will start stocking Trout again at the end of the month. We will add to the website and post on Facebook when we know which week it will be. So stay posted!
Our annual Moonlighter was a success with a total 16 teams. Steven Bottiller and Dennis Torres took 1st place, with John Mayes and Russ Graves in 2nd, and George and Jordan Padilla in 3rd. Big fish weighed 7.6lbs. Night fishing is still great for Bass and Catfish. Though there have been some smaller catfish in the 3lb range being caught in the day time.
We are currently 10ft from full and still doing good on water this year. Bass and Catfishing at night has really picked up here at Amador. We have gotten reports of some big bites from Catfish in the Jackson creek area. Many Boaters are fishing the rocky points toward the back of the lake for Bass. Still lots of crappie and blue gill along the shore below the Clubhouse and on the Dock. Good luck to all the teams entered into our Moonlighter Tournament this Saturday! Don’t forget to check us out on Facebook for more catches and details!
Our Catfish Derby had a great turn out this past week with the winner Joe Faria having big fish weighing 20.12lbs! Paul Saar took second place with largest stringer with 8 fish weighing 18.5lbs, and third place went to Roger Shannon with his stringer of 2 weighing 10.6lbs. A lot of the Catfish caught in the derby were brought in from the Carson Arm area by the back of the campground. Many people are saying there are lots of Blue Gill and Bass down by the big dock. Don’t forget about our annual Moonlighter Tournament coming up this month on the 20th, registration deadline is on the 17th.Don’t forget to check us out on Facebook for more catches and details!
We stocked another 500lb load of Catfish this Tuesday the 2nd for our Catfish Derby. Most of which were 5lbs and up! Good luck to all the fisherman in the derby and have fun. In other fishing news, Bass is still going strong of the rocky points. Reports from fisherman doing good with senkos in about 10-15ft. Crappie and Blue Gill are still being caught around tress in the water, the Big Dock, and in coves with Crappie jigs and red worms. Don’t forget to check us out on Facebook for more catches and details!
Bass fishing is great right now with lots of fisherman having successful trips. Reports of them being caught anywhere from 10ft- 17ft in depth on the rocky points, with Senkos working very well. We have our Catfish Derby coming up next Wednesday August 3rd during prime catfishing time. The big dock is still a good area to fish for Crappie and Bluegill as well as any trees in the water.