Tag Archives: fishing Lake Powell

Lake Powell Fishing Report by Wayne Gustavson 7-23-13

Lake Powell Fish Report – July 23, 2013 Lake Elevation: 3595 Water Temperature 79-84 F By: Wayne Gustaveson   Photo Caption: Ryan Mosley and Eric Axlund took all the kids fishing at Glen Canyon Dam and found great success catching lots of stripers on bait. Kids love to catch fix quickly with no down time and that is what is happening right now.  Bait fishing is the best technique and striped bass and catfish are the two most active species. Lake Powell Fish Report – Read More +

Lake Powell Fishing Report – Wayne Gustavson 1-23-12

Was sent today from Wayne today   Big Striper Caught at Bullfrog. On January 20, 2013 a lucky 13-year-old from Denver CO was trolling with leaded line near Forgotten Canyon just upstream from Bullfrog Marina. We are still trying to talk with Jessie Pond to find out exactly what lure he was using and how he was holding his mouth, what he had for breakfast and other important details. Jessie and his Dad brought the big fish to Bullfrog Marina after hours and were able to Read More +

Lake Powell Fishing Report

Current water temps:  62 degrees Lake Powell Elevation:  3619.04 Still catching fish….see our Facebook Page (lakepowellfishing)    for recent videos this week.  Fish are moving deeper with cooler temps on the way.  This weekend a storm will move in.  Supposed to warm back up so will see what we can find.  Often times, November will produce some very good fishing.  Also Gift Certificates now available for Xmas for your Special Angler.  Let us design a quality trip for you.  Your gift will be good for 1 Read More +

Lake Powell Fishing Report 9-16-12

Bob Fishing Lake Powell 9-15-12 at the Cleaning Station   Fly Fishing Stripers on Lake Powell this week and coming 8 weeks will be “excellent”.  Scouting for fish is a must and that’s the “Guides Advantage being there on the water alot.  Strings are staying close to bait fish in most canyons and birds and animals will point to the area.  They are all around right now.  Graphing is esssential and so is patience.  Once you locate, use a sinking line 150-00 grain with a Read More +

Bill’s Corner 2-26-12- Where are the best stripers right now?

Often I am asked during off seasons where is good fishing right now?  I always try to give my customers since 1979 the best information even if it is not where I am guiding.  A “good guide” should do this. Southwestern AZ Lakes like Havasu and Mohave are good fly an spin opportunities right now between Spring storm fronts for Fly fishing.  Try the south end of Havasu around Havasu Springs with a 7-8 wt rod and 15-20 sink trip 200 grain line with a Read More +