Fishing Report

Fish Report for October 7, 2016

Temps are cooling !

Bridgeport Reservoir:
Fly Anglers: Use Midges and small Streamers.
Troll: Rapalas,Thomas Bouyants,Needlefish,Tasmanian Devils.
Convict Lake:
Fly Anglers: Streamers,like green or brown Wooly Buggers. Soft hackle nymphs
Spin & Bait: Try Thomas Bouyants,Tasmanian Devils,Power Worms,Night Crawlers,Garlic Rainbow Power Bait,Salmon Peach Power Bait,Garlic Infused Worms.
Crowley Lake:
Fly Anglers: Strip Hornberg, Gray Ghost and Wooly Buggers.  try midges in the north arm
Spin:Tasmanian Devils,Thomas Bouyants,Rapalas.Crowley Lake is currently ARTIFICIAL BARBLESS, NO BAIT!!!
Crowley Lake Trolling Report: Click Here.
East Walker River:
Fly Anglers: increased vegetation is causing the East Walker to be difficult for fishing .  Disco Midge,WD40,Zebra Midge, Griffiths Gnat,Parachute Adams, Trico, Sprout Baetis,BWO Emergers,Wooly Buggers. 
Grant Lake:
Lets hope the water stays high
Troll: Tasmanian Devils,Needlefish,Rapalas,Thomas Bouyants.
Spin & Bait: Any Garlic Powerbait,Power Worms,Gulp Eggs,Garlic Infused Worms,Inflated Night Crawlers.
Gull Lake:
Fly Anglers: Wooly Buggers, Hornberg.
Spin:Thomas Bouyants,Kastmasters,Mepps,Panther Martins,Tasmanian Devils,Needlefish,Nite Crawlers,Power Worms.
Hot Creek:
The creek is getting harder to fish and over grown with vegetation so look for fish sitting behind rocks and weeds and concentrate on fishing short drifts. Some dry fly action in the mornings and evenings;
Preferred Flies: BWO’s, Elk Hair Caddis, Parachute Adams. Nymphing is tricky but still productive with; WD40’s, Copper Johns, RS2 Emerger and Caddis Emergers,Baetis Nymphs,Sprout Baetis.
June Lake:
Fly Anglers: Wooly Buggers.
Spin & Bait: Try Garlc Powerbait,Power Worms,Night Crawlers,Garlic Infused Worms, Thomas Bouyants,Panther Martins,Super Dupers,Tasmanian Devils, Needlefish.
Lake George:
Fly Anglers: Wooly Buggers green and black, soft hackle nymph
Spin & Bait: Garlic Powerbait, Night Crawlers,Garlic Infused Worms, Thomas Bouyants, Kastmasters
Lake Mamie:
Fly Anglers: Wooly Buggers, hale bop Leech, Twin Lake Special
Spin & Bait:
Night Crawlers,Garlic Infused Worms, Powerworm, Sierra Slammers jig, Mepps, Panther Martin.
Lake Mary:
Fly Anglers: Wooly Buggers green and black, soft hackle nymph
Spin & Bait: Garlic Powerbait, Night Crawlers,Garlic Infused Worms, Powerworms, Thomas Bouyants, Kastmasters
Lee Vining Creek:
Use small spinners like Panther Martins, Rooster Tails and Mepps, also Sierra Slammer Jig , and Salmon Eggs.
Lower Owens River:
Pleasant Valley:
Spin & Bait: Garlic Powerbait, Night Crawlers, Panther Martins, Mepps, Roostertails, Trout Teasers.
Pinch your barbs below the footbridge;
ZERO Fish Limit
Check water flow its at 166 cfs today and flows are getting better:
Fly Anglers: WD40’s or small Epoxy Baetis with a attractor pattern to get their attention
Lures: Spinners with pinched barbs
Mammoth Creek:
Spin & Bait: Salmon Eggs,small spinners like Mepps ,Roostertails and Panther Martins.:
Owens River (Benton Crossing Down):
 Closed from Bridge to the fishing monument; below the monument is ARTIFICIAL BARBLESS, NO BAIT!!!The Fishing Monument is located approximately 1/4 mile from maximum lake level.Fly and Spin anglers-same as below.  
Owens River (Benton Crossing Up):
Artificial Barbless from Bridge to Big Spring.
Fly Anglers:Elk Hair,and EC Caddis, BWO, Brassies, Zebra”s,Birds Nest,Pheasant Tails,Micro May Fly       Spin: Rapala, Rooster tail, Sierra Slammer worms
Rock Creek:
Fly Anglers: Copper Jons #16,18,Prince Nymphs #12,Caddis 16&18,Royal Humpys,Stimulators.
Spin & Bait:Anglers:Rooster Tails, Panther Martins,Mepps,Trout Teasers and Salmon Eggs.
Rock Creek Lake:
Grab a Float Tube rental & pull a streamer to catch the hogs.
Spin: Kastmasters, Thomas Bouyants,Super Dupers.
Bait: use inflated Night Crawlers,Garlic Powerbait,Power Worms, Mice Tails,Gulp Eggs,Garlic Infused Worms.
Rush Creek:

Fly Anglers
: Elkhair Caddis,Red and Royal Humpys,Royal Coachman.
Spin & Bait: Small spinners likes Mepps,Panther, Martins,Roostertails,Super Dupers catching fish. For bait use Salmon Eggs and Worms.
Saddlebag Lake:
Troll: with Tasmanian Devils, Needle Fish, Rapalas and Thomas Bouyants.
San Joaquin River:
Fly Anglers: Hares Ears,Pheseant Tails, Hares Ear, Prince Nymph, Elk Hair Caddis, EWC Caddis and Parachute Adams, Stimulator .
Spin: use Trout Teasers,Roostertails,Mepps,Panther Martins.
Bait: use worms samlon eggs.
Silver Lake:
Fly Anglers: Wooly Buggers.
Spin & Bait:Kastmasters,Thomas Bouyants,Power Worms,Power Eggs,Garlic Powerbait,Nite Crawlers.
Sotcher Lake:
Spin & Bait: Kastmasters,Thomas Bouyants,Panther Martins. Garlic Powerbait,Mice Tails,Power Worms,Garlic Infused Worms,Inflated Noight Crawlers.
Twin Lakes (Bridgeport Area):
Troll: with Rapalas,Kastmasters,Needle Fish,Thomas Bouyants.
Bait: Inflated Night Crawlers and garlic Infused worms.
Twin Lakes (Mammoth Basin):
Fly Anglers: We suggest the mid and lower lakes try Wooly Buggers and Leeches. 
Spin & Bait: Try Roostertail, Mepps,Garlic Powerbait,Night Crawlers,Power Worms,Gulp Eggs,Garlic Infused Worms.
Virginia Lakes:
Spin: Kastmasters and Thomas Bouyants.
Bait Use Inflated Night Crawlers,Gulp Eggs,Power Worms,Garlic Power Bait,Garlic Infused Worms.