Amistad Fishing Report
- May 31, 2023
- GOOD. Water slightly stained; 78 degrees; 49.70 feet below pool. Black bass are fair on wacky rigged senkos, Texas rig worms, lizards, or Carolina rigged creature baits in 5-20 feet of water. White bass are fair on blade baits and spec rigs in 15-40 feet of water. Stripers are slow, but still catching a few on swimbaits, bucktail jigs in shad colors. Tight lines! Report by Captain Raul Cordero, Far West Guide Service. Catfish are good in pockets in 4-9 feet of water using punch bait and cheese bait. When that bite tapers off, fish in 24 feet of water on points. Report by Captain Kent Terrill, 3 T’S Guide Service. Lake Amistad water level increased one foot since last week. Bass are good during low light on topwaters in shad pattern. Main and secondary points on dropshot and Ned rigs. Texas rigged soft plastics are still productive. Tight lines. Report by Captain Olin Jensen, Jensen’s Guide Service.
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