The Trout were on the bite at Lake Del Valle
by Del Valle Marina
Marina Hours: 6:00 am to 8:00 pm
Park Hours: 6:00 am to 9:00 pm.
Last Plant: On February 27, 2013 500 lbs. of Trout from Mt. Lassen were planted. On 2/28/2013 2,500 lbs. of Trout from DFG were planted.
Water Temperature: 58 Degrees
The water clarity is minimal but things seem to be picking up a bit this week. The smallmouth bass are hitting Zara top water Spooks. The Black Bass have been hitting roboworms, jigs and slow moving artificial lures. Striped Bass are starting to hit Anchovies and rebel rainbow trout jerk bait. Trout are hitting nightcrawlers, Mice Tails and PowerBait. Catfish are hitting Anchovies.
Pictured Above: Luke Ferguson of San Jose brought in a 6.7 lb. stringer of Trout he caught at the Dam using PowerBait (2/27/2013)
Photo #1: Joe & Mark of Livermore brought in 10 Trout on a stringer with the largest weighing 4,7 lbs. from the Narrows using Mice Tails (2/27/2013)
Photo #2: Victoria Jones brought in a nice stringer including 1 Catfish and 4 Trout from the Dam using PowerWorms. (2/27/2013)