Castaic Lake Fish Report for 8-12-2022
Anglers reported another good week of topwater fishing
Castaic Lake - Castaic, CA (Los Angeles County)
by Chad Burton and Chris Borden
Castaic Lake held at 34 percent of capacity with water temperatures in the low eighties. Anglers reported another good week of topwater fishing, but it has been hit or miss. Some mornings it’s wide open and on other days anglers reported striking out. Green Pumpkin Senkos, drops shot, and Ned rigs all worked for bites along bluff walls and near the cobbled rock piles. Striper anglers soaked cut baits in 25 to 75 feet of water along the fore bay buoy line for some decent action. The striper also chased shad in shallow water. Lucky anglers were able to fire off some topwater lures at the boils for a lot of smaller striper with a few bigger models mixed in. Catfish anglers soaked chicken liver, mackerel, and dip bait in deeper coves around the lake.
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Cope's Tackle and Rod Shop Reportsfor Friday, July 22nd, 2022
California Aqueduct: Hot weather kept many aqueduct anglers’ home
Castaic Lake: Fishing was excellent last week
Pyramid Lake, CA: Large and smallmouth have been chasing topwater
Lake Isabella: Bass action continues to be excellent
Kern River: The river flows have been in the low 100’s
Lake Kaweah: The lake fell to 27 percent of capacity
Lake Success: Bass action has been excellent
River Walk Lakes: The Bass action has been hit or miss here
Ming Lake: Not much has changed here, the bass bite has been fair to good
Buena Vista Lakes: High heat and summer boat traffic have the bass holding tight to cover
Hart Park Lake: The bluegill are still biting
Truxtun Lake: High heat put a damper on the bite
Lake Nacimiento: The lake level remained steady at 23 percent of capacity
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