HESPERIA LAKE: The catfish bite has been good with catfish plants last Thursday and again this week. The weekly plants contain 1,000 pounds of fish. Lots of quality double-digit fish over the past week. Best was a 13.6-pounder landed by Percy Dolby, Highland, fishing shrimp. Mike Brown, Victorville, and Johnathan Crowfield, Adelanto, each had cats at 12.5 pounds, also on shrimp. Wind Mingo, San Bernardino, had three catfish totaling 26.3 pounds, again on shrimp. Information: 800-521-6332 or 760-244-5951.
JESS RANCH LAKES: Heat slowed the trout bite down here this past week with the few fish showing coming in before 10 a.m. Top baits have been PowerBait (in salmon peach, rainbow, and garlic), jigs, lures and nightcrawlers. The fish showing have all been 2-pound class fish. The catfish bite has also been pretty good for the few anglers fishing nightcrawlers and shrimp with cats to five pounds landed. Bass have been good on Senkos and nightcrawlers, and a few bluegill are also starting to show. For more information call 760-240-1107 or go to jessranchlakesnews.com.
MOJAVE NARROWS: No report. For lake information: 760-245-2226.