Virginia trout anglers can check the Virginia DWR trout stocking webpage, which is already listing six sites stocked this week. Speck fishing was best at Lake Picnic. Freshwater Weekly Fishing Report Week of November 11, 2020 Alan Henry GOOD. t.src=v;s=b.getElementsByTagName(e); The recent warm-up could reverse this trend temporarily, but as we gathered the fishing intel this week it was too early to say if it’s happening or not. Freshwater Fishing Report, September 18 Update: In the rivers, bass have been a bit finicky depending on where you are and what the conditions are like. Views. Rivers are all full due to ...(read more). The fishing though over the past few days has been hard, and with the warmer than normal there are a great number of fish that are holding off the mouths waiting to move when the weather changes. Tochterman’s let us know that the wild trout have been quick to take midges, winter snow flies, nymphs, and streamers. … 'https://connect.facebook.net/en_US/fbevents.js'); They also suggested heading to the Gunpowder, where trout have been willing to eat and highly active. Black bass are slow on crankbaits and spoons. Along with the bass, crappie are in the mood to eat as much as possible right now, and The Tackle Box is reporting that anglers accessing St. Mary’s Lake via hiking (the road in is still closed) are enjoying steady bites. Well it can't get any better, we have been spoilt for choice this year and the fishing is still fantastic. Just a quick up date on the fishery. Largemouth are grooving on the changing weather, and reports from the reservoirs and lakes around the dial are of a solid bite. The Patuxent north of the 231 bridge has also been producing blue cats lately, though the whoppers found in those other rivers don't seem to be present. Trout stocking in Maryland is mostly a done deal for the fall but the DNR is reporting that there are still lots of fish in the trout management areas. He noted that while many areas in the southern section of our region have been blasted with rain in recent weeks that’s not true for northern areas, so the creek was running very low and fishing was very difficult. fbq('init', '2045670448804120'); Freshwater Mid-Atlantic Region Fishing Report, October 9 Update: Freshwater fishing is picking up steam fast as the waters of reservoirs and lakes have cooled. Trout anglers continue to experience sub-par conditions, as water levels are low in many of the northern and western areas of our region. You have to time your trips right, though, to coincide with a day or two of warming weather, and remember that clear skies and a strong sun has a dramatic impact on raising the water temps in these shallow waterways. Eastern shore snakers did better but not fantastic, with two to five fish being the norm. Small spinnerbaits and Road Runners are also doing the trick. The Virginia DNR’s trout stocking information can be found here. Catfish of the channel persuasion have been biting cut fish in the Susquehanna and also in the C & D canal. Angler Report: Lake Cuyamaca. Here is an ideal way to promote yourself and your business. This is a lovely time of the year to be on the water and with the lake levels and the higher water volumes, fishing is for this season going to be really great.
n.callMethod.apply(n,arguments):n.queue.push(arguments)}; Clyde’s suggested tossing out a minnow suspended by a bobber, as well. If you would like to receive automatic e-mail notification any time a new report is loaded for a particular region - click here. He managed to take a few hours off from hunting season to probe the upper Pocomoke, where he found blue/black jigs were shining in the cloudy, low-light conditions. The recent warm-up could reverse this trend temporarily, but as we gathered the fishing intel this week it was too early to say if it’s happening or not. Just For Fun, Do You Prefer Saltwater or Freshwater? At Lake Anna there are stripers and bass being caught, but right now the crappie are in prime form at deep-water structure and the bridge pilings hitting two- to three-inch tubes in white, pearl, and red/white. The Middle Patuxent River in Howard County got 450 rainbow trout, and Elkhorn Lake was stocked with 750 goldens and rainbows. Crappie have been quick to take pink, orange, yellow, and chartreuse shad darts, pairing well with small jigs with twister tails, Panfish Assassins, Bobby Garlands, and similar plastics. fbq('track', 'PageView'); Freshwater Fishing Report, September 25 Update: Trout anglers continue to experience sub-par conditions, as water levels are low in many of the northern and western areas of our region. Not much word from the snakehead sharpies this week, perhaps due to the weather. Deep Creek Outfitters also let us know that some walleye were caught on minnow this week.