Some nice stringers of trout were taken this week at Convict Lake

Convict Lake - Mammoth Lakes, CA (Mono County)


by Jennifer Heintzelman
7-22-2012
(760) 934 - 3800
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Hello Convict Lake fishing report followers!

Catch of the Week: Kori from Paradise, pictured above caught a Stringer of fish with Spinner Lures at the Jetty! We also had Tim Prem who caught a stringer with Salmon Eggs at the Inlet.

Best Location to Fish: The best locations to fish right now are the South Shore, Inlet, Beach Area, Jetty, Lake, North Shore and Convict Creek.

This past week Anglers have had most success with: Night Crawlers, Rooster Tail, Red and Gold Thomas Buoyant, Garlic Power Bait, Yellow Power Bait, worms, cheese worm, Trout Teaser, salmon eggs and Rainbow Nuggets.

Other Locations to Try: "Windy Point" (picnic area south shore), The Inlet, Hangman's Tree, Outlet, Handicap Pier and Convict Creek.

Water Temperature: 58 Degrees.

Weather: Slight warmer weather conditions are expected this next week. Expect temperatures to be in the low 80's over the weekend then slightly warmer temperatures are expected for the later part of next week with highs in the mid to low 80's and lows in the high 40's. Here is a local site that is usually quite accurate www.mammothweather.com.

Tactics/Bait:
Bait: Pinched Crawlers, Gulp Worms, Night Crawlers, Power Eggs, Power Worms, Small Spinners like Mepps and Panther Martins. Chunky Cheese Power Bait,Troll with Rapalas, Needlefish,Thomas Buoyant. Lures: Panther Martin, Thomas Buoyant, Phoebe, Little Wolfs, Cripplure Trolling: Little Cleos, Dave Davis Night Crawler or Lead Core 4-6 colors, Rapalas, Rebels, Pin Minnows
Flies: Marvel Fly, Prince, Hares Ear, Lopper Johns, Ant Beatles
Convict Creek:
Flies: Strip Streamers
Bait: Eggs, Night Crawlers and Power Worms

Stocking: DFG stocked this week.

Fishing Map: The brochure will be available in the General Store in the next few weeks.

Sunrise - Sunset: Sunrise this week 5:53am - 5:56am and Sunset 8:10pm - 8:08pm.


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