Lake Pleasant Fish Report

Lake Pleasant - New River , AZ

by Arizona Game & Fish Department

Joe R: We got a good late bite last Friday between 4:45 and 7 p.m. Caught about 20 largemouth on 4-inch worms fishing the damn area. Here's a picture of my wife Kelsey and her daughter Zoe.

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Edy K.: Caught this beautiful flathead catfish at Bartlett Lake April 15 and there was only one thing I could do" take this photo" and release him back. So, I'm asking others that want to catch the big one, to do the same. Caught at 1 pm using 65-pound braided line and a 2 ounce slip sinker, and a 6/0 j-hook on 20-pound monofilament leader, Live bluegill hooked just above lateral line will keep it alive. Threw out to 30...... Read More

Kevin H.: Fished the upper Agua Fria Arm of Lake Pleasant on Sunday April 19th off of Table Mesa Road. The water temperature ranged from 66 degrees in the morning and 68° in the afternoon. The weather system that blew through last week seemed to slow down the fishing considerably compared to the last few weeks. The morning striper bite was very slow, but the fishing picked up in the afternoon once the south wind started blowing. We caught a...... Read More