HESPERIA LAKE: Good catfish action with 1,000-pound plants last Thursday and this Thursday. The best action has been on shrimp, mackerel, or garlic nightcrawlers. A few holdover trout have shown in the past week. Information: (800) 521-6332 or (760) 244-5951.
JESS RANCH LAKES: Trout action has been very good in both lakes over the past week on PowerBait (especially orange, garlic, and salmon peach), small trout jigs, and a wide array of small trout lures. Most of the rainbows are around two pounds with some to three pounds. Bass are post-spawn and fish to 5 pounds showing in a fair bite on plastics and reaction baits. The catfish action is also improving with some nice fish landed, mostly on mackerel and shrimp. For more information call (760) 240-1107.