Chris Ries from Danville was fishing in a cove from his kayak and caught 3 Bass and a 4 lb. 4 oz. trout on a Rapala. The Bass are very active right now says Olin Robertson from Chula Vista, he sent me his picture of his 4 Bass he caught on soft bait which is a 5″ rubber worm. He said they liked the color green with the orange tail the best.
Yesterday we received a double plant of trout from a private hatchery and some of them looked to be over 5 lbs. Ivan from Martinez hooked a 3 lb. 8 oz. and a 2 lb. 12 oz. trout trolling with worms. Renee Morgan from Vacaville trolled an orange Needlefish and hooked 3 beautiful trout.
Jesco Nicola brought in 4 huge trout which he caught off our sand beach on green PowerBait. The biggest trout this week a 4 lb. 5 oz. was caught by Robert Zimmer on HIS BIRTHDAY!! He was trolling out of Elmer’s Cove with a Rapala about 15′ down he said. Patrick Farley from Discovery Bay fished near the power lines using PowerBait and caught his two trout over two pounds!
Glenda & Dawn were trolling near the dam with a fly and each caught a trout. Now hear is one I’ve never heard before, Ken Borello & Vern Harms caught their 7 trout and a bass on (fish chow trolling flies)!! Nick & James Palmer stopped to get a father & son photo with their big trout ( a 2 lb. 12 oz. Rainbow)!! They fished with green PowerBait near the dam.
Vern Davis from Grass Valley trolled near the dam on worms and flashers and landed a 3 lb. 4 oz. trout. Patrick O’Dell and Cheryl Schembari caught 3 trout, a bass, and 2 sunfish on worms or PowerBait all over the lake. Hal & Ramona took home two trout limits which they caught on PowerBait from their boat. Another limit of trout went to Miranda Archer who also trolled all over but she used a flasher and nightcrawler.
Wayne Taniguchi from Woodland was casting rubber worms and caught two trout. Bob & Elaine Goines from Loma Rica took home two limits of trout on Wed. 4/30 which they hooked off nightcrawlers and lead core line. Jerry McCowen from Lincoln also limits on Rainbows using worms.
Joe Visali Jr. from Dobbins limited on trout (5 total) and he trolled a Shad Rap. Little Jacob Gomez caught himself a doozy! His trout weighed 2 lb. 4 oz. and Dad’s was quite a bit smaller!