Category: White Mountains Waters

Angler Report: Big Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Big Lake T. Olson: The wife and I spent the last 3 hours Saturday afternoon fishing at Big Lake. Caught lots of 10″ – 12″ Rainbows. My last fish of the day was this 17-inch cutthroat trout. We fished with rooster tails in different...

Angler Report: Big Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Big Lake Jen B.: Gave Big Lake a try Sun 10/8 afternoon. Gusty wind made south boat ramp best choice. Cutthroat are moving into the shallows and eating leaches & streamers. Caught a mixed bag of rainbows and cutts. Also fished Sunrise Lake Sat.,...

Angler Report: Reservation Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Reservation Lake Cody T.: Caught this brown trout from Reservation Lake Sept. 22 on an olive green bunny leech fly around 4 p.m. near the dam. Fishing here is pretty good. We caught a ton on a silver spinners and olive colored flies. We weren’t...

Angler Report: Luna Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Luna Lake Dave M.: I know someone who caught 17  trout yesterday out of Luna, and I heard that the algae bloom is not that bad. Fishing is rated as “good” if you know what you are doing. Also, came out of Luna yesterday...

Angler Report: Girl lands first fish at Bear Canyon Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Chevelon Canyon Lake   Shane V.:  Best day was Sat., Aug 12 at Bear Canyon.  This was my daughters first catch ever, it was awesome!  The kids even pulled enough crawfish out of there to have a little crawfish boil that evening...

Angler Report: Woods Canyon Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Woods Canyon Lake   Shane S.: Caught several little rainbows early morning 7 am to 8am trolling Mepps chartreuse/bright orange colors about 2 mph east side of lake. Trolling action died down immediately after that so I switched to drift fishing slightly off the...

Angler Report: Big Lake

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Big Lake Fished Saturday at Big Lake and had a bunch of success trolling z-rays and inline spinners at a very high rate of speed. When we slowed the boat down, we had no bites. Every fish caught  (14 rainbows) was on...