High Desert Waters, June 1 Report

HESPERIA LAKE: Catfish plant last Thursday. This was the second plant of the season with the first stocking May 4. Overall, the bite has been just fair with shrimp fished at the drain the best bet. Most of the fish planted are from just over a pound to 2-8. Information: 800-521-6332 or 760-244-5951.

JESS RANCH LAKES: The trout bite has been slow to fair on both lakes with anglers using PowerBait (especially salmon peach, garlic and rainbow), nightcrawlers, and small trout lures. Most of the rainbow are in the two-pound class. Hot spots included the north and western shore of lake 2 as well as the eastern and western shore of lake 3. Anglers reported slow to fair bass action on the western shore of lake 3, and the north and western shore of lake 2 with fish up to 4 pounds. The bluegill bite is also pretty fair. For more information call 760-240-1107 or go to www.jessranchlakesnews.com.

MOJAVE NARROWS: County catfish season started last week and plants are weekly. Information, call 760-245-2226.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *