Convict Lake Fishing Report 10/1/2011

Convict Lake - Mammoth Lakes, CA (Mono County)

by Jennifer Heintzelman
(760) 934 - 3800

Catch of the Week: Joseph Mujica from Yucaipa, CA brings in a 2lb. 9 oz. trout on inflated night crawlers at Hangman's Tree. Weather: Daytime highs this coming week in the mid 60's and evening lows ranging from 35 to 45. Skies from partly sunny to partly cloudy with showers predicted mid-week Wednesday and Thursday. Here is a local site that is usually quite accurate Tactics/Bait: Fish are being caught all around the lake and creek still. Yum TroutKrilla Bait, PowerBait and Night Crawlers are still topping the list. There have been a lot of fish in the 3 lb. range coming out of the lake this paste week. If trolling go 6 or 7 colors. Fish are being caught all around the lake this week. Locations to try are the Inlet, Outlet, North Shore, South Shore, Creek, Jetty, Handicap Pier and Hangman's Tree. Here is a list of other baits/lures that can be productive: TroutKrilla, Trout Teasers, Midges, Panther Martin, NeedleFish, Thomas Bouyants, Green Wooly Booger, White Mini Jig and PowerBait. Stocking: DFG has stocked again this week. Convict Lake Resort will be stocking 100 lbs. the week of October 6th and the 26th. Sunrise - Sunset: Sunrise this week 6:51am - 6:56am and Sunset 6:41pm - 6:32pm. Derbies: Ambush at the Lake starts TODAY October 1st to November 15th for $6,000 in resort prizes. Don't forget about Morrison's Bounty Bonus Derby Weekend October $2,000 in Cash October 27th-30th. The Eastern Sierra Second Summer Derby & Fundraiser September 7th to November 15th with $4,462 prizes at Convict Lake and $35,702 in the overall competition. You can win a 14' Fully Equipped Gregor Boat and more! You can buy more raffle tickets to increase your chances of winning the boat and all proceeds go to the Eastern Sierra Fishing Coalition stocking program.

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