For more information such as area maps, concessions and supplies available, boating information, nearest towns, and facilities of these waters, purchase the "Arizona Fishin' Holes" book from Arizona Game and Fish Department. Nov 14, 2011 - Saguaro Lake Marina at scenic Saguaro Lake Arizona Saguaro Lake. Saguaro Lake, Arizona Fishing Report. After obtaining the necessary fishing licenses and National Park passes, I was ready to fish. Saguaro Lake. One of the three sources of martial warrior fear is “Futanren”, the fear of inadequate preparation. You can visit their website at http://www.wickedcatchgear.com/fishing-shirts/ There were spots on the trail that appeared to have been recently muddy, but we had no trouble crossing. SportfishingReport.com™ Built by Avid Sportsman for Avid Sportsman! We were able to visit Veterans Oasis, Water Ranch and Red Mountain during May. Delvin Lopez. (Here’s my post link: https://flyfishingdojo.com/2013/10/10/october-2013-fishing/ ). Saguaro Lake has more than 22 miles of shoreline, creating a great environment for boating, kayaking, sailing, skiing, jet skiing, fishing and camping. Matt B. was at Roosevelt Lake a few weeks ago with his daughter Kolbee (shown with Matt in photo) and... Angler Reports / Fishing Waters / White Mountains Waters. With favorable results at Canyon Lake, we decided to see how the action at Saguaro Lake was. There was definitely something about the color red provoking strikes in the bass. Try drop shots, jigs or crankbaits. You can catch all the warm water fish you would at any of our desert lakes, Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Catfish, Sunfish and more. Saguaro Lake is a scenic recreation area 41 miles from Phoenix and 15 miles from Fountain Hills, Arizona, where you can enjoy boating, fishing, picnicking, and hiking. Complete fishing information for Page, Arizona & Arizona with maps, photos, lake and river descriptions, fishing guides and outfitters, and more You can now arrange for either a fly fishing lecture or lesson with Sensei John, please see the “LESSONS & LECTURES” Page tab above. Anyone has an update on bank fishing during these hot days Dewayne, Jul 13, 2020. Any pointers to not end up skunked would be nice, with a tourney there tonight good luck getting more info, Location: Apache Junction....Dirty Town USA, The bank by the restrooms with the stick UPS.cranks and topwater in the morning. I did notice; however, that topwater, dry fly action was not as fruitful as at Canyon Lake. In addition bluegill were regularly seen. Bank Fishing Saguaro? Try using, spoons, spinners, small crankbaits, minnows, worms, and jigs. Canyon Lake has a reputation as one of the best fishing lakes in California with many anglers who really enjoy the thrill of the catch in the lake’s well stocked waters. Victor M. Sanchez. Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com. Fish could be caught on small “swimm’in squirt” tubes, small crank baits and a variety of flies. In the springtime, Big Lake is particularly popular, as it is stocked with a variety of trout. Water quality was very clear and care had to be exercised in approaching these fish as they were easily spooked. Caught half a dozen 2-4 pounders early on buzz bait and continued with drop shot till about 11:30 and the lake lice got too thick. The bass fishing at Saguaro lake is as good as anywhere in the country, with a chance at the biggest largemouth bass of your life. Saguaro Lake Fishing Fun. On two occasions, this area was closed for improvements; so, if you plan to fish at this location, there is a possibility you may be disappointed. The lake was formed by the Mormon Flat Dam, which was completed in 1925 after two years of construction. Bass and panfish were also plentiful at Saguaro Lake. While fishing Lake Pleasant on Monday we found striper action in the Agua Fria, catching 1-3-pound fish on live bait, then the Castle Creek area at night catching 2-6-pound channel cats on homemade stinkbaits ,then a bonus fish: a 40-pound flathead catfish on live bait with a bright moon overhead. Well, for now, there’s a bit more preparation I need to attend to, more fishing to follow, You may also enjoy the following related blogs, my martial arts protocol, philosophy and ideology weblog for non-martial artists at WWW.SenseiJohn.Me  or the Goshin-Do Karate Blog at WWW.DeFeliceRyu.Com, Tags: Arizona fishing, Arizona Urban Lakes, bass fishing, Canyon Lake, Fly-Fishing, Lower Salt River, Saguaro Lake, Sensei John, Tonto National Forest, Urban Lake Fishing. Fishing along the shoreline adjacent to the two fishing bridge (and on the bridge themselves) provided action from Bluegill and Largemouth. Please feel free to view my other weblog dedicated to exploring martial arts ideology and concepts as they can be applied to daily life. They’ll close it soon because of fire danger. LOWER SALT RIVER, Tonto National Forest, AZ. I was often thrilled with the results experienced by casting a dry deer hair frog amongst the reeds and rocks. Sensei John is available for lectures on the interrelationship of fly fishing and martial arts protocol, ideology and philosophy. For non-fly fisherman, rebel “Pop-R” lures worked best during this time. A Unique Fishing Experience With Sensei John. Small largemouth bass and bluegill could been seen from shore. Since the Arizona Urban Lake System (a State system) is unaffected by the Federl shut-down, I will be fishing those lakes for what seems to be quite a while. You WANT to fish the brush and weeds...that is cover for the bass...meaning you can't catch fish if they are not there. The Largemouth Being Caught Are Ranging From 2 To 6lbs . Bass and panfishing was exceptional during October. Lv 6. Arizona's Premier Big Bass Fishing Guide Services. Considered some of the best trout fishing opportunities in the world, Big Lake is home to rainbow, brook and cutthroat trout species. I had a 12 lber swim past my bait once. Best of all in the mid-morning, usually between eight o’clock and ten o’clock, there was great top water action to be had. Saguaro Lake. We offer Fly Fishing, Bass Fishing, Trout Fishing, Carp Fishing, Family Tours at the following lakes (Lake Pleasant, Lake Roosevelt, Saguaro Lake, Canyon Lake, Bartlett Lake, and Lake Mary). Emily Anderson sits on the dock at the campground upriver and enjoys a view of Four Peaks. Bank Fishing Saguaro? I fished an all nighter last night and caught 7 2-3lbers. Please see the “LECTURES & LESSONS” Page tab above for more information. The Saguaro del Norte Recreation site is near the dam and includes Saguaro Lake Marina, which includes a restaurant and boat concession, a Maricopa County Sheriff's aid station, picnic tables, restrooms and boat ramps. Complete fishing information for Page, Arizona & Arizona with maps, photos, lake and river descriptions, fishing guides and outfitters, and more SAGUARO LAKE – Lake level is 1,525 feet (92-percent full.) Roosevelt Lake … Due to limited fly casting opportunities caused by the shoreline vegetation, I opted for a bait-casting bass pole and had good success with a top water Rebel Pop-R cast very close to the reeds and “popped” along the surface. little one. Look for updates on my “Fishing Dojo” book which should be available in hard print and an E-book by October, 2014. (See Endnote # 1). See water levels from SRP. Suffice to say that dehydration and heat-related illnesses will quickly spoil an otherwise enjoyable day of fishing. Maybe will see a few local readers on the water. These areas are outside the boundaries of commercial tubing operations. Tweet. PLEASE NOTE: Unless otherwise indicated, all fish were safely released after being photographed. If you are an Arizona resident or winter visitor, you owe it to yourself to get the necessary (and relatively inexpensive) fishing license and try out one of your local Urban Lakes. Yellow bass should be abundant throughout the lake. Bartlett Lake has an abundance of rocky structure that attracts both largemouth and smallmouth bass, but the best bass fishing tends to take place … Even though the cancer was not skin cancer, seeing the effects of cancer and treatment first-hand means that no chances will be taken. Saguaro Lake, created by the Stewart Mountain Dam, is located 35 miles northeast of Old Town Scottsdale. Anglers can do well for bass using rainbow swim baits. Conditions : SAGUARO LAKE: Fishing has been decent. To break up the pattern of work, we fish . Fishing - Lake Saguaro. . There are many places to fish from the bank. Frankly, the lakes in this program were a God-send. You may visit the weblog at WWW.SENSEIJOHN.WORDPRESS.COM. I like to shore-fish Saguaro from Butcher Jones. No one can work everyday in the hot months without going stale. Saguaro Lake Discussion in 'Fishing' started by EasyRhino66, Jul 7, 2020. Typically largemouth bass spawning is cued when temperatures reach 60 to 70 degrees. As catfish stocking will soon end, we’ll have to wait for the fall stocking for these tasty fish. In the last few months of living in Arizona, I was exposed to a very unusual aspect of fishing. Lake Pleasant (not sure of the spelling) is even better. The Saguaro del Norte Recreation site is near the dam and includes Saguaro Lake Marina, which includes a restaurant and boat concession, a Maricopa County Sheriff's aid station, picnic tables, restrooms and boat ramps. So spectacular is the scenery and so profound is the experience of being at these locations, that in addition to fishing, I often filmed my martial arts videos in these environments. Many a morning I looked longingly at the shoreline wishing I could flick a fly or two; but, alas, duty and responsibility called, and so, the task of the day was performing Sanchin for the video camera. Licensed & insured guide services with proven success on the lake. Please see the “LECTURES & LESSONS” Page tab above for more information. Fishing with Johnny Johnson 21,175 views Unfortunately, and despite our protests, fishing ranked lowest on the doctor’s definition of “necessary.” Please remember that during the summer month’s it is extremely important that you carry enough water for you and all members of your fishing party. They are easily accessible and extremely user friendly, even for the novice fisherman. The fishing bridge at Boulder Recreation Area has been repaired and is again open for fishing. Roosevelt Lake Fishing. I write to that another, who is disillusioned with the Valley Of The Sun, might discover these words and be led to explore fishing in the desert. The Arizona Fishing Guides: Saguaro Lake The Arizona Fishing Guides, Your one stop location for Arizona's best fishing tours. Fishing Is Rated Good. When the weather starts heating up in Arizona, everyone begins to long for a large body of water to dive into. The Butcher Jones access is float tube, pontoon and kayak friendly and is stocked with rainbow from October through March. Reminds me of a quote by the literary and fishing master, Ernest Hemingway. Old Joe and I also caught 162 yellow bass in 4 hrs of mid-day fishing. (Please use this link for my article on Futanren -Link: https://flyfishingdojo.com/2011/01/19/fly-fishing-futanren/ ) No inadequate preparation on our end as we look forward to starting our 2014 season. Typically, largemouth bass fishing is fair to good when the recreational boating pressure is lower, especially at night. This months new product – FLY FISHING DOJO Coffee Mug –, Convenient link: http://www.cafepress.com/FLYFISHING_DOJO.459912522, Tags: Arizona fishing, Canyon Lake, Discovery Lake, Red Mountain Lake, Saguaro Lake, Salt River, Sensei John, Tonto National Forest, Urban Lake Fishing, Veterans Oasis Lake, Water Ranch Lake. One planning note involves the Boulder Recreation Area. With a few parking areas closed for the winter, it is often necessary to hike to your favorite fishing location. Jim W.: A 6.3-pound largemouth released back into Saguaro Lake I caught on a gold Kastmaster. Having said that, my usual fly rig of a streamer (sparkle shad or muddler minnow) as a head fly and wet fly or nymph (bloody mary, red serendipity, rainbow warrior0 as a tail fly did not disappoint. 4 lb. Bodies of Water. Until the next submission, I remain, fishing the Arizona desert known as “The Valley Of The Sun”. Share Tweet 0 Comments. Boat, rods, and baits all provided. This lake seems to be recuperating from the harshness of July. Saguaro Lake. Bass have been shallower in the morning eating cranks and then try out deeper with plastics or spoons as the shad group up. My grandson, Stratton, age 2, practices his fishing skills. EasyRhino66 . One area that we will be stepping up a bit is protection from the scorching Arizona sun. UV protection face masks, shirts, pants and gloves will be standard gear. Sensei John is available for guest speaking engagements. With favorable results at Canyon Lake, we decided to see how the action at Saguaro Lake was. Water levels this spring should be relatively stable with minimal fluctuation. For my part I mixed fishing pleasure with the business of filming my Sanchin Kata for non-martial artists DVD. Due to work commitments, we missed out nighttime cat fishing at these lakes. While most of the our fishing took place at Veteran’s Oasis Park (Chandler, AZ), we also fished at Water Ranch Lake (Gilbert, AZ) and Red Mountain Lake (Mesa, AZ). You may visit the weblog at WWW.SenseiJohn.Me You may also visit my karate blog at WWW.DeFeliceRyu.Com, Tags: Arizona fishing, bass fishing, Canyon Lake, Fly-Fishing, Lower Salt River, Red Mountain Lake, Saguaro Lake, Urban Lake Fishing, Veterans Oasis Lake, Water Ranch Lake. Saguaro Lake Fishing Report Saguaro and Canyon have truly surprised a lot... more » Arizona Game & Fish Department: 1-10-2017: Saguaro Lake Fishing Report The lake is 1,523 feet (94-percent full.) Or, you can also log in with my personal link (as of January, 2015) If we can get the bigger fish to go at Bartlett I'll be happy fishing a less pressured lake than dealing with the circus on Saguaro until the weather is warm enough for night fishing comfortably. Book your trip online on one of Arizona's amazing lakes. Simply put, I cannot recommend the Community Lakes system enough for any Arizona resident, or winter visitor. Topwater action was extremely exciting. Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Surrounded by tall rock formations, Saguaro is one of the most beautiful state parks in Arizona. Can I catch my first fish in Saguaro lake? You will find that Saguaro Lake is a jewel in the middle of the Arizona desert! May 31, 2020. 2; 7; Details; 6mos ago Delvin Lopez 0. use promo code: WCProstaffkowski at checkout for a 5 % discount (not applicable to shipping costs and taxes). Oct 28, 2017 - Saguaro Lake. But, the last chemo is May 9th, then scans and tests to determine final health status. You may need to work a little harder. Catch anything? While the locals love it for its diversity, anglers from all across the country recognize it as a generous source of largemouth bass. So far this has meant mostly dust storms and very little rain. These cruising bass were easily spooked and hard to catch using flies. 1; 2; Sep, 15, 2018 Andrew Munoz 0. We’ll miss Chloe on the water this year – R.I.P. Could have been barometric pressure or the thermocline, but it may just have been dissolved oxygen water temp combo. With cooler temperatures forecasted for the coming months, I thought you may find a need to “heat things up.”, Please feel free to shop unique Fly Fishing Dojo products wear by clicking on the “SHOP” tab at the top of this page. Angler Report: Lakeside Park. Thanks John, second time out since March. Anglers can do well for bass using rainbow swim baits. Try drop shots, jigs or crankbaits. Recommended Posts. So it looks like we should be back on the water in as little as a week. Most of our fishing this month centered around Boulder Recreation Area in general. Fishing the apache lady and red serendipity combination off the fishing bridge at Boulder Recreation produced fun largemouth bass action when the bass came out from under the bridge to take the little # 16 red serendipity. More reports. Success on the Lower Salt River was sporadic and highly influenced by the amount of pressure from float tubers. While many of the videos on my video page (see the tab above) show some of the Urban fishing, here is my most memorable catch, a huge catfish on a fly rod, yes, a fly rod, filmed at Red Mountain Lake in Mesa. PLEASE NOTE: Unless otherwise indicated, all fish were safely released after being photographed. No, the largest fish wasn’t caught. October fishing at the urban lakes meant one species – catfish. Regular catches of bluegill and fair sized bass could be found in several areas, including both sides of the first one lane bridge on highway 88, all around Boulder Recreation Area (fishing the bridge was good, but also try hiking all around the area, there are many fine locations to be found) and several areas located off highway 88. Ashley P. caught this nice German Brown at River Reservoir in Greer on May 16. Fly fishing produced small to mid-size largemouth bass, mostly on # 12 muddler minnows and a few on # 12 sparkle shad streamer. Fly fishing was slow, but I did notice a few bait fisherman with respectable catfish catches. Then again, I did have gas on my hand when I tied the rig so it might have been a combination of DEET and gasoline on my lure. I paid an exploratory visit to this lake on July 13th. 1 decade ago. From the beach, you can hike a short distance on the trail out … January 1, 2019. Watch for a ravenous attack when the lure is paused prior to the net pop. Night fishing is picking up. 2; 7; Details; 6mos ago Delvin Lopez 0. Local attractions include camping, horseback riding, and lake boat tours. I started on a random bank and got to work. As such, I started exploring areas up river from the Water Users Recreation Area and down river from Phon D. Sutton Recreation Area. The one saving grace was fishing. I used various locations in Tonto National Forest, and my favorite fishing locations at the Lower Salt River, Canyon Lake and Saguaro Lake, as background for the videos. I fished several locations on the Lower Salt River that were not readily intruded upon by float tubers. The AZGFD fishing reports suck, have for several years. These areas included up river from the Water Users Recreation Area and down river from Phon D. Sutton Recreation Area. Angler Report: Greer Lakes. We hiked the trail along the lake for about 1.5 miles before returning to the parking lot (totaling a three mile hike). You can catch all the warm water fish you would at any of our desert lakes, Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Catfish, Sunfish and more. 113 Reviews #569 of 2,351 things to do in Arizona. Largemouth Bass with a Squarebill. You can find exciting fly fishing in almost any irrigation canal that is not posted otherwise but, I recommend you checkout SRP’s website for regulations and further details as ALL fishing is catch and release. Tags: Arizona Cat Fishing, Arizona fishing, Canyon Lake, Lower Salt River, Red Mountain Lake, Saguaro Lake, Sensei John, Urban Lake Fishing, Veterans Oasis Lake, Water Ranch Lake. Gary Senft, Bass Pro at the Mesa Bass Pro Shops, fished the lake Wednesday, Dec. 30, catching just one fish on a swimbait – but it was 9.75 pounds (right). Saguaro Lake is located just 15 minutes east of Phoenix off the Bush Highway. Fishing Saguaro Lake Located only a 45-minute drive from Mesa, this 1,200-acre beauty is brimming full of fish. Saguaro Lake. Matt B. was at Roosevelt Lake a few weeks ago with his daughter Kolbee (shown with Matt in photo) and... Angler Reports / Fishing Waters / White Mountains Waters. This 2,500 surface-acre impoundment in prime upper Sonoran desert habitat can consistently put more lunker bass over 3 pounds on the end of your line than any other fishery in Arizona. If you're lucky enough to be there when they a running water go back in the river and you might find them schooling. As I indicated in my June fishing report, this lake was once inundated with algae. For Summer Fun Saguaro Lake Is Just The Ticket . Follow FLY FISHING DOJO on FACEBOOK, please send a friend request on Facebook; see our “Video & Media” Page for more information. Constructed in 1936–39 by the Salt River Project. FishSteelhead. I can not emphasize enough that in order for this small lake to produce quality fishing, care must be exercised in catching and releasing fish. Something different to break up shooting video footage in one-hundred degree plus temperatures. Good bass fishing could be found along the reed laden sides of the off-shore islands. Whether your thing is hiking, fishing, boating, photography, tubing, horseback riding, or just relaxing in the sun or having a great burger with a view of the lake, Saguaro Lake is just the ticket. Saguaro Lake was formed as the Stewart Mountain Dam was built on the Salt River as part of the Salt River Project. Often, if a bluegill took the small fly, I would leave the rig in the water as largeouth were often attracted to the commotion caused by the hooked bluegill. 106 Degrees but the river was cool. Gary Senft, Bass Pro at the Mesa Bass Pro Shops, fished the lake Wednesday, Dec. 30, catching just one fish on a swimbait – but it was 9.75 pounds (right). This seems to be a good indication of promising fishing to come in the cooler months. Arizona Fishing Report. With the recent Federal Government shut-down dragging on, I thought I would share of few photos from my fishing trips this week in and around Tonto National Forest, the Lower Salt River, Saguaro Lake and Canyon Lake. While the Urban Lakes provided easy access fishing, the big waters provided the most beautiful experiences in spectacular natural environments. Failure to carry enough water and exercise caution when hiking the shoreline has unpleasant consequences; there’s always a few residents of the waters that wait for you to make a mistake. 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This month’s FEATURED PRODUCT – Logo T-shirt, you may purchase this item using this link: http://www.cafepress.com/mf/42689803/fly-fishing-dojo_tshirt?shop=FLYFISHING_DOJO. By WB Staff. Chris L.: This fish was caught by me at Saguaro Lake on Oct. 3. For a quick review of the the need for pre-fishing preparation as it relates to the martial arts concept of “Futanren”, please use this convenient link:  https://flyfishingdojo.com/2011/01/19/fly-fishing-futanren/, In addition to equipment preparation, it is also necessary to have at least a minimum of physical preparation. … One... more » Arizona Game & Fish Department: ABOUT US. Saguaro Lake Fishing Reports Recently shared catches and fishing spots. Saguaro Lake was formed as the Stewart Mountain Dam was built on the Salt River as part of the Salt River Project. In addition, during filming of the DVD, the videographer had caught a few carp drifting a hook baited with corn kernels downstream. Save. No more hearing that “Big-C” word at Fly Fishing Dojo. Almost immediately after that one of our team members was diagnosed with stage four cancer. Nov 14, 2011 - Saguaro Lake Marina at scenic Saguaro Lake Arizona That is fly fishing for carp (both common and grass carp, or amur). You readers know I am a stickler for preparation. Saguaro Lake, 41 miles from downtown Phoenix, is the Salt River Project lake closest to Phoenix. Canyon Lake, with a surface area of 950 acres, is the third and smallest of four lakes created along the Salt River. Saguaro Lake Fishing Report Saguaro Lake - Sunflower, AZ (Maricopa County) by Arizona Game & Fish Department 8-18-2016 Website. Family friendly bass fishing on Roosevelt Lake, Saguaro Lake & Canyon Lake in Phoenix AZ area. Please feel free to shop unique Fly Fishing Dojo products wear by clicking on the “SHOP” tab at the top of this page. For more information such as area maps, concessions and supplies available, boating information, nearest towns, and facilities of these waters, purchase the "Arizona Fishin' Holes" book from Arizona Game and Fish Department. Any negligence will result in fishing decreasing faster than the Dow Jones Average on Wall Street. United States ; Arizona (AZ) Arizona - Things to Do ; Lake Saguaro; Search. His partner caught a 10.25-pound bass. See water levels from SRP. Check out a few and then get in your car and check out these big waters. Fishing with Johnny Johnson - Saguaro Lake, AZ – Sight-Fishing – Early April, 2016 - Duration: 19:26. More reports. Angler Reports are intended to be direct from anglers and are generally posted unedited. Saguaro Lake has more than 22 miles of shoreline, creating a great environment for boating, kayaking, sailing, skiing, jet skiing, fishing and camping. 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