Category: Angler Reports

Get the latest angler reports. If you have a report send your report and pictures of your fishing trip to Bfishing@azgfd.gov.

Angler Report: Canyon Lake bass

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Canyon Lake   Eric M.: We caught these last week at Canyon Lake. One weighed 6.5 pounds.  This was Sept. 7 around 4 p.m. We caught them on crankbaits casting to the shore with a steady retrieve in 10-25 feet of water. We were fishing close...

Angler Report: City Reservoir

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov City Reservoir (Williams) Kayla: My little family recently spent the day fishing at City Reservoir in Williams, AZ. We caught several small stocker trout, and we practiced catch and release. I also caught a nice catfish that we kept, this is the biggest fish I have every caught. He...

Angler Report: Entanto Lake carp

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Encanto Lake (Phoenix) Stuart B.: Caught this 42-inch (34-pound, 10 ounce) grass carp caught from Encanto Park Lake by Stuart Black. The catch was on the morning of Sept. 9 (last weekend). I was fishing with members of Arizona Carp Anglers and friends of...

Angler Report: Lake Mead

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Lake Mead Don M.: Golden Valley resident Laura Borden caught this channel cat; the largest catfish she has EVER caught,  while fishing off the dock at Temple Bar at Lake Mead. The cat hit on a piece of anchovy and weighed 8.57 pounds.   See...

Angler Report: Pena Blanca Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Pena Blanca Lake   Daniel M.: A friend and I fished Pena Blanca 6:30-3:30 on Saturday. Beautiful weather and plenty of bass. All were 2 pounds and smaller but caught 23 between the two of us. We moved a few large fish, but they...

Angler Report: Dogtown Reservoir

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Dogtown Reservoir   Michael W.: A multi-species fishing day At Dogtown Lake! In 5 hours, I caught and released 17 rainbow trout ranging from 12 to 16 inches… 22 crappie and 8 bass… All fish caught on 1.25-inch split-tail grubs. Weather conditions: Clear and...

Angler Report: Gila River

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Gila River Maureen K.: A few weekends ago we went to a new spot off the Gila River in Florence that I found on Google maps. We caught this catfish (likely a channel cat). It weighed in at 7 pounds, 2 ounces. See more...