High Desert Lakes, April 21 report

HESPERIA LAKE: Fair to good trout action. Final trout plant of the season last week. Catfish plants begin this Thursday. Best trout reported this past week included a 14-8 landed by Gary Southern, Hesperia, on Black Minnows. Nick Cast, Hesperia, landed an 8-0 on rainbow PowerBait. Information: 800-521-6332 or 760-244-5951.

JESS RANCH LAKES: The trout bite has been pretty good, especially before 10 a.m. The best action has been on PowerBait (especially salmon peach, garlic, spring green, and rainbow), jigs, small trout lures, and inflated nightcrawlers. Most are two pounders, but Seth Maloney, Apple Valley, had a pair of 8-0 rainbows on Rat-L-Traps while fishing for bass. A few bass are showing. Slow other species. For more information call (760)240-1107 or go to jessranchlakesnews.com

MOJAVE NARROWS: Last county trout plant of season last week. No recent DFW plants. For lake information: 760-245-2226.

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