Trout Fishing Remains Decent

Castaic Lake - Castaic, CA


by Castaic Lake Staff
7-21-2020
805-521-1231
Website

The trout fishing has remained decent with a lot of limits to report on. Most catches have been off Powerbait or garlic scented nightcrawler. A spoon or fly on the troll has been producing as well.

The stripers are starting to boil more frequently but still have been more active in the later afternoon. Most fish are chasing shad, and anglers matching the hatch have been having the best of luck.

Largemouth and smallmouth fishing has been steady with good numbers being reported back. Most have been caught on the food old drop-sot with a shad colored plastic. They have also been boils throughout the day and a few anglers are managing a few on the top water and reaction baits.

The bluegill and crappie are still biting good for most. Wax worms and meal worms have been doing the trick. Catfish are still being caught using garlic scented nightcrawlers and mackerel.



< Previous Report Next Report >




< Previous Report Next Report >


More Reports

7-13-2020
Since re-opening back up it has been super busy throughout the week. We had a brand-new building installed over the period we were shut and started off the summer fresh. We had a 10,000 lb. trout stocking about 2 weeks ago and anglers have been having no problem locating some fish. There has been many reports of limits of rainbow being caught of powerbaits and garlic scented worms. Some of the best action has been over by the west launch...... Read More

6-29-2020
The rental shop os finally back open as of the last couple weeks. We want to try and stay open, so we are asking customers to have a mask when entering out shop and social distancing of at least 6-12 feet. A few days back we also has a huge trout stocking supposedly around 10,000 pounds. Trout fishing has bene good and most catches have been off a nightcrawler or garlic power baits. The largemouth have started change shad around...... Read More