Lake Pleasant

Current Temperature:
81°

Est Water Temperature:
44° (What's This)

Barometric Pressure:
29.89 (Normal)

Wind Speed:
West at 08 Knots (9 MPH)

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Lake Pleasant
National Pro Reports

Saratoga Lake, NY
2014-04-19
Its been a long winter but the ice have finally come off of the lake. So I hooked up the boat and headed to the lake today got there around 10am and headed to the west side of the lake. The wind was b... [more]

-John Ernst

Old Hickory Lake, TN
2014-04-19
This report is for 04/08/2014-04/18/2014. Sorry for the delay I have been extremely busy on the water and haven%u2019t had a chance to sit down and write.
The numbers of boats on the water have ... [more]

-Ian Huey

Skiatook Lake, OK
2014-04-18
The spring time Hybrid bite is in full swing. Recent trips have produced good boxes of fish up to 8 pounds. The water temps are up to 58 degrees and the fish are very active. I had a trip there today ... [more]

-Steve Carroll

Lake Minnetonka, MN
2014-04-16
We are getting close to fishing lake minnetonka with open water. We are now past lake minnetonkas average ice out, with most channels open and the remaining ice being honey comb throughout. With a f... [more]

-Dan Jasper

Lake Guntersville, AL
2014-04-14
13 April 2014 Lake Guntersville %u2013 Really nice family joined me yesterday on Guntersville and after a slow first hour or so the guy%u2019s started putting them in the boat. Everyone caught fish ... [more]

-Jake (Mid South Bass Guide)

Arizona Reports

Lake Pleasant General Information
Welcome to FishingNotes.com Lake Pleasant fishing report page. Here you will find all the information you need to make the best decisions for today's fishing. Current weather including air temperature, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction are continuously updated throughout the day. Vital fishing information for Lake Pleasant, including mean water temperature and moon phase. Help in choosing what time to hit the water with daily sunrise and sunset times plus moon rise and moon set times. We would love to hear how your fishing trip went, feel free to share your days success on the community report page. Good luck and we hope you catch a full bag today!
State:
Arizona

County:
Maricopa

Inpoundment Type:


Surface Area (acres):
0

Lake Management:
State Park

Latitude:
33.882615

Longitude:
-112.266707

Water Clarity:
3-6 ft

Water Temp Factors:


Maximum Depth (ft):
145

Normal Elevation (ft):
0

Boat Access:
Paved Ramps

Boat Limits:
No Restrictions

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Lake Pleasant Community Fishing Reports


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Lake Pleasant Largemouth Bass Fishing

[ Largemouth Bass Info ]
Lake Pleasant Largemouth Bass Rating:
   3.1/5
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Lake Pleasant Largemouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Split shot 12-16" from a medium snelled hook, tippped with minnow. Toss towards structure, and hold on! My 4 & 5 yr olds had a blast reeling in a total of 5 Largemouth Bass today. Biggest was 19". Went out with minimal expectations due to the cold water temp. Can't wait for the season to start! Jayce and Bob Shannon.
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Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Largemouth bass fishing is going to be slow with the water temperature at 44 degrees. If you have a chance to get out on the water, you are going to have to fish deep and slow. Jig fishing and Plastic baits may be your best bet this time of year for largemouth bass. You may also try fishing some sinking jerk baits.
Lake Pleasant Smallmouth Bass Fishing

[ Smallmouth Bass Info ]
Lake Pleasant Smallmouth Bass Rating:
   2.4/5
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Lake Pleasant Smallmouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- no smallmouth in the lake
Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Smallmouth bass fishing is going to be slow with the water temperature at 44 degrees. It's time to fish deep and slow. Try some deep primary points, drop offs, and old river channels with rocks. Jigs, plastics and deep jerk baits will be your best bet to boat a smallmouth.
Lake Pleasant Crappie Fishing

[ Crappie Info ]
Lake Pleasant Crappie Rating:
   3/5
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Lake Pleasant Crappie Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Crappie fishing is sometimes at its best with the water temperature down this low. Crappie will be in large schools and follow the large shad schools around in extremely deep water. Find the deepest parts of your lake in old river channels and scan your graph for schooling shad. When you find the school, drop your plastics or live bait down to the bottom of the shad and get ready. Many crappie fishermen will be catching awesome numbers and size of fish this time of year. If you are brave enough to get out on the water this time when the water temperature is this cold, it can really pay off. Be careful out there, remember to boat safely. Never take any chances at these temperatures.
Lake Pleasant Walleye Fishing

[ Walleye Info ]
Lake Pleasant Walleye Rating:
   2.9/5
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Lake Pleasant Walleye Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- there no walleye in the lake
Walleye Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Lake Pleasant Catfish Fishing

[ Catfish Info ]
Lake Pleasant Catfish Rating:
   3.5/5
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Lake Pleasant Catfish Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Catfish Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The catfish family comprises of blue catfish, flathead catfish and channel catfish. Since catfish are warm water fish, they arenít going to be very active in this water temperature. They will still be feeding, but catfish will only be found very deep and feeding very slowly. Your best bet is give some of the more active fish species in your lake a shot until the cats are active again.
Lake Pleasant Spotted Bass Fishing

[ Spotted Bass Info ]
Lake Pleasant Spotted Bass Rating:
   3.6/5
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Lake Pleasant Spotted Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Spotted bass fishing is going to be slow with the water temperature down this low. It's time to fish deep and slow. Try some deep primary points, drop offs, and old river channels with rocks. Jigs, plastics and deep jerk baits will be your best bet to boat a Spotted.
Lake Pleasant White Bass Fishing

[ White Bass Info ]
Lake Pleasant White Bass Rating:
   3.8/5
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Lake Pleasant White Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Number 6 or 8 hook with night crawler and sinker, dropped about 40-50' near a cliff/rock wall in the northern part of the lake near Goose Bay. Caught a few 12" stripped bass.
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White Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Lake Pleasant Striped Bass Fishing

[ Striped Bass Info ]
Lake Pleasant Striped Bass Rating:
   3.4/5
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Lake Pleasant Striped Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- use anchovies around 25 to 40 ft of warred with a shad light
Striped Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Lake Pleasant Trout Fishing

[ Trout Info ]
Lake Pleasant Trout Rating:
   2.1/5
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Lake Pleasant Trout Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- no trout in lake
Trout Tips for Current Conditions (automated):


Lake Pleasant Solar and Lunar Conditions
Current Lunar Fishing Tip:
The affects of the moon on freshwater fish and game are at a minimum right now. There will be a new moon coming up here in a few days. The fisherman should never use this as an excuse to not get on the water. The affects of the moon can only enhance the outcome of a day's fishing not decrease potential catch for today. On days without the new or full moon, all other factors including weather, barometric pressure, wind and cloud cover will make up today's equation for success.
Sunrise:
04:54

Moon Phase:

% Illuminated
Days to Full

Sunset:
18:00







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