Lake Skinner Fishing Report

Lake Skinner - Temecula, CA (Riverside County)

by Lake Skinner Marina Staff
(951) 926-8515

Striped Bass: Anchovies, Sardines or cut bait down by the buoy line and inlet area will work best for these beauties, nightcralwers are also working well this past week.

Bluegill: On the slower side this past week. Far & few between but still some anglers have gotten lucky. Mini jigs tipped with a mealworm or crickets are still the most productive way.

Catfish: Catfish have been slow, however Catfish stocking should start soon. Use chicken liver, anchovies, mackerel & nightcrawlers on the bottom thought the lake by Ramp 2.

Largemouth Bass: Slow this past week for largemouth. Jerk baits are still very effective currently for active fish.

Trout: Last trout plant was March 23rd, 2021. Until next season…

Carp: No action to be reported.

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