With 2000 miles of shoreline at high pool, Lake Powell offers quality fishing for the Fly Fisherman or conventional Fisherman March through December. Our local species encompass Striped Bass, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Walleye and Crappie.
Here are the most up to date records for Lake Powell, courtesy of our friend Wayne Gustaveson, Utah Fish and Game Biologist. Check out his website at www.wayneswords.com
|YEAR||WEIGHT (pounds – ounces)||LENGTH (Inches)||ANGLER||LOCATION|
|Largemouth Bass*||1974||10-2||24||Sam LaManna||Warm Creek|
|Smallmouth Bass||2001||5-6||19||Eric Inman||Lone Rock Wahweap|
|Striped Bass||1991||48-11||45||Travis Jenson||San Juan Wilson Crk.|
|Black Crappie*||2009||3-5||18.5||James Maack||Escalante|
|Green Sunfish||1996||0-14.7||10||Ed Goitia||Rock Creek|
|Channel Catfish||1966||24-0||?||?||Above Hite|
|Northern Pike||1994||20-8||42||Lloyd Knuckles||No. Wash|
|Tiger Muskie||2003||24-0||44||Trisha Killmer||Warm Creek|
|Rainbow Trout||1976||16-11||?||?||Wahweap Bay|
|Brown Trout||1970||17-0||?||Mary Smith||Wahweap Bay|
|Carp*||1993||32-0||?||Cougar Elfervig||Bullfrog Bay|
|Walleye||1991||9-15||28||Lannie Sitterud||2 Mile Cyn|
|Gizzard Shad||2008||2-8||20||Zac Stansberry||Hansen Creek|
|October 1976||Marvin Elkins||5-0||Slick Rock|
|July 1977||John Hargrove||6-6||Ribbon Cyn.|
|April 1978||William Peck||9-8||Lake Canyon|
|December 1978||Greg Nichols||11-8||Bullfrog Bay|
|September 1980||Gus Hanaoka||17-7||Narrows Padre|
|October 1980||Mike Stewart||21-8||Warm Creek|
|September 1981||Joe Hazlett||21-8||Warm Creek|
|September 1981||Glen Higgins||21-9||Slick Rock|
|April 1982||John Newburn||28-6||Padre Bay|
|May 1982||Warner||31-6||Wahweap Bay|
|July 1983||Roch Rhinehart||31-7||West Canyon|
|December 1983||Dwayne Lowdermilk||36-6||Lake Canyon|
|August 1985||Ron Kublicki||36-8||Glen Canyon Dam|
|April 1986||Dan Long||36-10||Dangling Rope|
|January 1987||Liz Reitz||39-12||Hall’s Creek|
|October 1987||Dwayne Watson||39-6||Rock Creek|
|October 1989||Bill Hook||40-0||Sheep Canyon|
|November 1990||Fred Paulson||40-2||Trachyte Cnyn.|
|May 1991||David Clayton||41-10||NGS Intake|
|May 1991||Walt & Lyman Wright||42-2||Padre Bay|
|June 1991||Travis Jenson||48-11||Wilson Creek|
Both marinas offer Houseboats for your experience at Lake Powell. Lake Powell gives the angler a “step back in time” with its beautiful canyon walls and it’s majestic beauty. With over 1 million visitors from all over the world each year, it is surely a trip you will enjoy.
The two marinas on this end of the Lake are Lake Powell Resorts and Antelope Point Marina. The State Line boat launch and Antelope Point Marina launch are both 9 miles from Page, AZ.
We offer visitors to the Page area and local residents an opportunity to check their E-mail, surf the Internet or transfer their digital pictures to CD.
Contact Information for some of the local businesses:
Stix Bait & Tackle
5 South Lake Powell Boulevard
Page, Az 86040
AZ Game & Fish Licenses (also Utah Licesnses & Stamps) & Tackle. Owners: Mike & Thea Stickler.
Want a Side Trip for the Family?
ANTELOPE CANYON TOURS
Navajo owned tour business offers Native American Guides to visit Antelope Canyon or know as “Cork Screw Canyon “. This trip is designed for the adventurous, all done in a 4 wheel vehicle to see some of the most majestic canyon walls that has drawn visitors from all over the world year after year. Photography is a must, so bring your camera to capture your canyon tour here at Lake Powell. The trip to Antelope Canyon is a one of a kind, “memory for a lifetime” adventure not to be missed. Book your trip today while visiting Lake Powell.