Inland Valley Lakes, Jan. 5 Report

CUCAMONGA-GUASTI: The trout bite has been fair to good. There are now weekly plants by the county. Mike Nguyen, Rancho Cucamonga, landed a 10-pound rainbow from the large lake on PowerBait. There will be an adult fishing clinic Saturday, Jan. 21. Registration required five days in advance. Cost is $10 per person, plus the $10 vehicle fee. Information: 909-481-4205.

PRADO: No plants this season. Lake maintenance draining will take place this month. Small boats (non-inflatable with a hard bottom) under 16 feet with electric motors are allowed. Information: 909-597-4260.

YUCAIPA: Trout action has been pretty fair with most anglers getting at least a fish or two. Big fish reported was a 13.5-pounder caught by Juana Lopez, Yucaipa, on PowerBait from the top lake. County trout plants are weekly, and DFW trout also went in three weeks ago. There will be a youth fishing derby Feb. 11, and the annual adult event will be March 11. Information: 909-790-3127.

GLEN HELEN: The 2017 trout derby will this Saturday. Anglers can compete to win $1,000 in cash and prizes. The derby begins at 7 a.m. and end at 1 p.m.. Entry fee is $20 per angler, and there is a $10 vehicle entry into the park. The fishing has been fair over the past week, but a 15-pound rainbow was landed by Mike Ybarra, Ontario, fishing a Thomas Buoyant in the small lake on New Year’s Day. County trout plants are weekly, and DFW rainbows were also planted this week. Information: 909-887-7540.

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