East Lake Update 5/16

Early season on East Lake can be a blast. Big fish are coming into the shallows to get their grub on before heading deep. A few guides have been out there and have had some great success. Fish tend to be on the move searching for food after the winter months. There a plenty of …

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East Lake 10/4 Update

One of the best times of year for fishing at East Lake is when the kokanee start moving towards the shallows for spawn and the trout follow them! We are noticing that kokanee are not totally out of the depths or pushing into the shallows yet. This should happen anytime. This has caused the Fall …

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East Lake Update

The fishing up at East Lake has been pretty decent, despite the colder weather, water clarity and water temps. Seems like it takes awhile for the fish to start moving and eating, so being there super early is not necessary. The callibaetis hatch came off late in the morning and lasted for some time. A nice …

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East Lake Update

The fishing at East Lake has been great! The weather is nice, the smoke is there, and so are the crowds. At least over the holiday weekend, they were. There have been several nice callibaetis hatches come off through the day. The morning hatch coming off as early as 8am and last for about an …

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East Lake:

With the resort closed, a road condition report was hard to gather. East Lake is open year round but access may be limited. Check through odot for current road reports. In the early season expect to see productive action with streamers along the east side of the lake, just south of the day use boat …

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East Lake- fishing in August

The fishing at East Lake has remained pretty decent throughout August! The smoky sky and the eclipse crowds over the past few weeks have left East Lake rather empty. It seems as the terrestrial fishing has pretty much shut off for the year. We are focusing on deep water chironomid fishing at this point. We …

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Central Oregon Lakes Update

Crane Prairie- The water temps on Crane are definitely starting to rise. Fishing early in the morning and late in the afternoon can be effective in the shallows. If not, fishing the channels during the heat of the day will be your best into getting into some fish. Make sure you check the weather report …

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Beautiful Trout at East Lake

East Lake Update 7.18

East has been a bit tough for the bigger fish. Cali hatch has been great in the mid day.  Fish not really on them on the bright blue days. If we get some cloud cover that will all change. Indicator fishing off the hump or on the east shore in 13 ft with small 16 …

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East Lake Update 7/11

Fishing has been  a little tough the past few days. We have been getting lots of small fish with subtle bites while fishing under the indicator.We fished in close to the boat so we would not miss strikes. Leaving the indicator away from you can lead to missed fish. Callibaetis dries come off around 11-2. …

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