Kern River Fish Report for 12-3-2021
Upper Kern Stocked This Week
by Chad Burton and Chris Borden
In the Upper Kern, the DFWL stocked all three sections for the first time this season and more plants are scheduled over the next couple weeks. In the 20-mile stretch anglers can find trout at the easy access points with salmon eggs, trout worms and spinners. Wild trout continue to make a showing for fly anglers in the Upper Section with nymphs. The Upper Kern River was stocked this week in the following sections: Section 4, Powerhouse #3 to Riverside Park in Kernville; Section 5, Fairview Dam to Lazy River Lodge; Section 6, Fairview Dam to Johnsondale Bridge. The Lower Kern Largemouth and smallmouth bass bite is fair with the cooler water temps. Plastics fished in the slower water are getting some bites. Carolina rigged 4” curly tail worms bounced along the bottom in slower current and eddies are getting a few takers too. At the time of reporting the Upper Kern River was flowing at 125 CFS and the Lower Kern River was flowing at 156 CFS.
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Cope's Tackle and Rod Shop Reportsfor Friday, December 3rd, 2021
California Aqueduct: Consistent is the best word to describe aqueduct fishing
Castaic Lake: Fishing remained steady
Pyramid Lake, CA: The trout action has been excellent
Lake Isabella: There continues to be a solid bass bite for quality fish
Cope's Tackle and Rod Shop Reportsfor Friday, November 26th, 2021
California Aqueduct: Striper fishing slowed a bit last week, but there was still some solid fish for bait and lure anglers
Castaic Lake: Anglers reported good fishing for all species
Pyramid Lake, CA: Trout and striper fishing has been excellent
Lake Isabella: The bass action has been fair and it has been more a quality than numbers showing
Kern River: Conditions are ideal
Lake Kaweah: Fishing has been good to excellent
Lake Success: bass anglers have moved to the winter pattern of fishing deep and slow for bites
River Walk Lakes: River Walk Lakes Report
Ming Lake: The bass bite has been steady
Buena Vista Lakes: annual Buena Vista Trout Derby provided excellent family fishing
Hart Park Lake: Anglers reported lite fishing pressure with a fair bite
Lake Nacimiento: The spoon bite picked up again last week
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