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 This Week’s Fishing Report   

January 9th, 2021 

The Winter Bite Is On


Daytime High Temperatures Will Reach The High 70’s In 7 To 10 Days Resulting In Increased Fish Activity!

The Winter Largemouth, Smallmouth, Striper, Crappie, And White Bass Bite Are All On On Arizona's Desert Lakes!!!! 


See Detailed Fishing Report Below!

From Licensed Professional Arizona Fishing Guide, Expert Fishing Instructor and 

Member of Duckett Fishing's Pro Staff

Mike Strole

"The Fish Whisperer”

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April Warnecke, of Arizona's Family, Featured Professional Fishing Guide Mike Strole “The Fish Whisperer” At Lake Pleasant and actually caught a Striper during their interview.

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       Health& Safety Practices Implemented To Ensure  

          The Safety And Well Being Of Our Customers

1) To Ensure That Our Clients Are In Safe Fishing Environment We Are Cleaning And Wiping Down Our Boats And Equipment Daily With White Vinegar Solutions / Soap and Water, Clorox Wipes & Lysol Disinfectant Spray.

2) We Ask That Our Clients Reschedule Their Trips If They Have Had Any Exposure To COVID 19 Or Experiencing Headaches ,Runny Nose, A Cough Or Are If You Have A Fever No Matter How Slight Prior To Their Trip . We also ask that they wear protective masks.

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        Lake Pleasant The Stripers & Largemouth Are Being Caught In The 3 To 10Lb Class. The White Bass Are Also Biting. As You Can See From These Pictures Below Taken On Some Of Our Most Recent Trips!!!

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Water Levels, Surface Water Temperature, and Weather Report

The Lake is currently 80% of capacity. The CAP is  currently pumping 510 cfs of water out of the lake. The Surface Water Temperature will be in the mid to 50’s this week. Day time high tempertures will be in the   Low To High 60’s Into Next Week. The morning lows dropping in the high 30’s and low 40’s. The Winter Bite Has Begun!!! 


Lake Pleasant


Detailed Pleasant

Largemouth, Striper, And White Bass Fishing Report

The Winter Has Begun!!!

You Can Catch Nice Largemouth Like The Ones Shown Below By Casting And Slow Rolling Paddle Tail Swimbaits, Spinnerbaits, Suspending Jerkbaits. Fishing Drop Shot Rigs Using Robo Worms And 5150 Worms. Have Also Produced Nice Fish. Don’t Forget Senkos Fished Wacky Style, Chatterbaits, Texas Rigged 5150 Plastics, And Cranks Will Also Produce Quality Fish. Remember to Keep Your Spoons Ready And Adjust The Speed Of  Your Presentations As The Water Temperatures Are In The 50’s. 

The Bass & Striper Fishing Is Rated Good For Stripers In The 3 Lb To 10 Lb Class

Largemouth, Stripers & White Bass

The Winter Bite Has Begun!!!! 

   The Water Levels Are Rising As The Water Temperatures Has Reached The High 50’s. You Will Need To Be Flexible And Adjust Your Bait Selections To Reflect The Changes That Have Occurred To The Water Level, Surface Water Temperature, And Color In The Water Column. Also, Be Aware Of The Changes In The Thermocline. You Should Also, Consider The Depth That You Find The Fish When You Select Your Baits And The Presentations That You Are Going To Use At That Depth. The Color, Size, Depth, And Action Of The Baits You Select Will Be Crucial.  If You Are Going To Be Successful In Catching Fish. Baits To Consider Would Include: Drop Shot Rigs, Alabama Rigs, Cranks, Spinnerbaits, Spoons, Swimbaits, Jerk Baits, And Carolina Rigs Just To Name A Few. 

Here is Just A Sample Of The Stripers Caught On Jigs, A Rigs, Spoons, Drop Shot Rigs, And Swimbaits

In The Main Lake And The Northern Coves

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 Trolling And Casting A Rigs With Swimbaits, Throwing Suspending Jerk Baits, Slow Rolling & Trolling Spinnerbaits And Swimbaits Can Produce Results. Casting A Rigs especially from the shallows to depths of 20 to 30 feet in the backs of coves, off points, and along transitions in the Northern Coves will also put fish (like the ones shown above) in the boat. 

     These Fish Our From Some Of  Rescent Trips On Lake Pleasant!!!

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Call Mike Today And Get In On The Fun!!




For Saguaro, Roosevelt, & Bartlett Lake



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(1) It takes quality state of the art electronics, 

(2) a knowledge of the lake, (3) and the skill and experience to locate the fish, (4) make the right bait selection and presentation, (5) a detailed knowledge of fish behaviors their seasonal habits, and feeding patterns to catch nice fish like the fish shown in this report. 

Mike Has Over 50 Years Of Experience In Doing Just That On Arizona Lakes.

Saguaro Lake

Roosevelt Lake & Bartlett Lake

Fishing Reports

Saguaro Lake

Fishing Report

Fishing Is Rated Good. Some Of The Most Successful Rigs Being Used Include:

Texas Rigs, Drop Shot Rigs, Baby Brush Hogs and Spoon Bite Will Be Picking Up Soon!!

The Largemouth Being Caught Are Ranging From 2 To 6lbs

Here Are Some Of The Latest Pictures Of Fish Taken From Saguaro

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Roosevelt Lake


Fishing Is Good For Largemouth, Smallmouth,

And Crappie!!!

You Can Catch Bass In Both Numbers And Size 

Top Water Presentations, Flipping, Fishing Drop Shot Rigs, Spoons, Baby Brush Hogs, Texas Rigged Worms,And Cranks Have And Will Produce Fish Like You In The Pictures Below.

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Bartlett Lake 

Fishing Report

Fishing Is Rated Good To Excellent

We Are Catching Up To 20 Fish Per Trip!

The Larger Bass Are At 12 to 25 Feet

You Can Catch Numbers Here, But Most Bass Are In 10 TO 15 Inch Range. But As You Can See There Are Fish In The 3 And 4 lb Range

The Techniques Being Used Include:

 Curly Tailed 5150 Worms Fished Texas Rig, And Drop Shot, Crankbaits, Wacky Rigged Senkos, Baby Brush Hogs, Chatterbaits, and Jerkbaits.

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Check out  my you tube videos at Mike Strole on You Tube for tips on drop shot, swim bait rigs, and my favorite spoons.