East Lake Oregon Catch

Hosmer Update 9/28/18

Now’s the time we start to look to Hosmer more and more as a solid option for getting up to the Cascade lakes. With the paddle traffic thinning out as the weather cools, the crowds are quite manageable most days, early mornings and late evenings are still the best ways to avoid crowds on the …

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East Lake Oregon Catch

Hosmer Update 9/19/18

Now that the warmest days of summer are behind us the crowds are starting to thin on Hosmer. There is still plenty of paddle traffic, especially on the weekends, so don’t expect to have the lake to yourself, but most weekdays it is possible to work around the paddlers and get some decent fishing in. …

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Hosmer Update 8/8/18

Hosmer has continued to fish well and is the go-to for those looking to find some of the bigger Brookies in Central Oregon. Crowds will make using the boat ramp and fishing difficult through much of the day, but anglers who are willing to get up early and stay out until dark have been able …

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East Lake Oregon Catch

Hosmer Update 7/25/18

As always, those looking to fish Hosmer should concentrate efforts in the early mornings and late evenings in order to avoid the height of the crowds and paddle traffic during the day. Fishing has been pretty good for those making the effort to get up there, with Damsels, Callibaetis, small streamers, and various Caddis finding …

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East Lake Oregon Catch

Hosmer Update 6/20/18

Hosmer has been fishing well, but we are seeing increased numbers of people enjoying the lake in kayaks, canoes, and on paddleboards. This can make the fishing a little difficult and frustrating, expect to have some crowds around if you decide to head to Hosmer. With the increased traffic, we prefer to fish early in …

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East Lake Oregon Catch

Hosmer Update 6/6/18

Hosmer has continued to fish well, and we’ve received reports that the lake has turned over and cleared up from an algae bloom in recent days. There is plenty of Damsels and Callibaetis starting to appear, and fish are really keying in on the Damsel Nymphs. The most consistent method for catching fish at the …

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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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