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Angler Report: Rio Vista Pond (Peoria)

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Rio Vista Pond (Peoria)   Phil B: Caught four largemouth bass and a rainbow trout late Saturday morning on a Texas-rigged Zoom Super Salt Plus U-Tail soft bait in motor oil/chartreuse. Released all fish. Hopefully the bass will have a successful spawn this spring....

Angler Reports: Parker Canyon Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Parker Canyon Lake (Tucson)   James: My 3 boys and I fished at Parker Canyon Lake Saturday, February 17, from 2 p.m. until dark. When we first got there, the shore was busy with anglers and we couldn’t find a good spot to fish....

Angler Report: Red Mountain Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Red Mountain Lake (Mesa)   Todd B: It is Todd B here from up in Wa. I just read the fishing report from the 15th. I happened to be on Red Mountain two weeks ago. Your report is correct. Those stocked largemouth bass were...

Statewide Reports: Feb. 15, 2018

A surprise stocking into Community Fishing Program waters took place about 10 days ago. We stocked some big largemouth bass weighing between 2-4 pounds into select Community waters in Phoenix and Tucson. We didn’t immediately announce the stocking in hopes that less fishing pressure will allow for a successful spring...

Stocking Reports from 02/05/2018 to 02/09/2018

Date Stocked Water Name Species 2/5/2018 Dead Horse Lake Rainbow Trout 2/6/2018 Chaparral Park Lake Largemouth bass 2/6/2018 Copper Sky Lake Largemouth bass 2/6/2018 Eldorado Park Lake Largemouth bass 2/6/2018 Encanto Park Lake Largemouth bass 2/6/2018 Greenfield Park Pond Largemouth bass 2/6/2018 Kennedy Lake Largemouth bass 2/6/2018 Kiwanis Park Lake...

Angler Report: Encanto Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Encanto Lake (Phoenix)   Ruben H.: My daughters caught this big bluegill on nightcrawlers at Encanto Park that measured 14.25 inches … they had smiles from ear to ear …. Myiah, 8 years old, and Bella, 5 years old .. we caught this fish...

Statewide Reports: Feb. 9, 2018

Top picks for this weekend are trout-stocked waters such as Dead Horse Ranch State Park lagoons, Goldwater Lake  in Prescott and Community fishing waters. Also consider Lees Ferry or any of our top-5 winter fishing holes.  Water temperatures in many desert impoundments remain in the low-50s. There is a cold...