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Sprague Fishing Reports

Posted: 2/20/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 4
Fished: 2/3/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Got out to the lake early around 8:00 slow at first but then they started biting. seems like they would come in pairs. we caught 4 nice rainbows averaging 16" in length we fished until around 2:00 in...
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Posted: 1/26/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 1
Fished: 1/26/2009
Hot Spots: 0
It was a little chilly when i was on the lake today, fished from 830-1 or so me and my fishing buddy each had one bite and missed them. I tried, powerbait, maggots, and worms, both had the one bite o...
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By: DannyHoey
Posted: 1/24/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 1/24/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Went out to Sprague this morning to try a little ice fishing for the first time. Walked straight out from the public boat launch towards the island. We drilled probably 15 holes just east of the isl...
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By: Kfedka
Posted: 12/10/2008
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 4
Fished: 12/9/2008
Hot Spots: 0
Fished from 1:30 to 4:30 with my brother. We each caught 5. This is my set, the largest is 18" the smallest is 14". Notice the smallest fish on top of the image, its appears to be a natures fishing no...
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By: Gisteppo
Posted: 11/10/2008
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 11/9/2008
Hot Spots: 2
Feels like winter is around the corner.... The Thumb and I headed over to Sprague to have a look-see at this supposedly fantastic stocker fishery. Overall a good day, but read on, dear fisher-frien...
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By: Anonymous
Posted: 10/14/2008
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 4
Fished: 10/13/2008
Hot Spots: 0
Hit Sprague about 10 AM - hoping that by that time it would have warmed up some. It was warm enough, but the wind was kicking up. I trolled out of the launch over the springs and missed the first hit...
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By: Anonymous
Posted: 10/8/2008
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 4
Fished: 10/6/2008
Hot Spots: 1
My son is home visiting so we decided to spend a day on Sprague Lake. The weather was nice, shirt sleeves and smooth water. But then any day without wind is nice on Sprague Lake. We left Spokane about...
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By: retsgt
Posted: 6/15/2008
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 5
Fished: 6/15/2008
Hot Spots: 0
Limited on sprague today. Trolled the shoreline next to the railroad tracks. One 17'', other in the 12-15 range. Pulled rainbow minnow colored spoon. Guess they are hitting green power bait too. Qual...
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By: Skimo
Posted: 4/30/2008
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 4/27/2008
Hot Spots: 0
Went to the public access on the way back to seattle for a few hours and caught some stockers right off the bat, and after a 1/2 hour we caught 4 of the 1.5 lb. triploids. Remember when fishing here ...
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By: BASSMAN1
Posted: 4/28/2008
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 5
Fished: 4/28/2008
Hot Spots: 0
went camping at sprague last weekend got there Friday at about 7:00 pm didn't fish too much that night the next morning me and my step dad caught our limit of 2 lb+ rainbows all early in the morning i...
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By: BASSMAN1
Posted: 4/14/2008
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 4
Fished: 4/11/2008
Hot Spots: 0
Hit Sprague Friday evening about 5:30, stayed in a cabin until Sunday morning.. After we {me and step dad} unloaded the truck we trolled for a couple hours using rapalas, wedding rings, rooster tails ...
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By: Honkster
Posted: 4/3/2008
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 4/3/2008
Hot Spots: 0
I just checked the WDFW weekly planting reports for March. Looks like Sprague has received 50,000+ catchable size rainbows between March 18-26. So is the lake actually open to fishing now? Those ne...
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By: Anonymous
Posted: 12/26/2007
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Rating: 3
Fished: 12/22/2007
Hot Spots: 0
Hit Sprague for a Duck/Pheasant shoot. Just wanted to let everyone know that it is apparent that the lake treatment did the job. Piles of dead fish all over the banks and in the bays. Lake was defi...
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By: Ty
Posted: 10/3/2007
Species: Walleye
Rating: 2
Fished: 9/29/2007
Hot Spots: 0
Gave Sprague a final go for walleye. No luck, one nice smallie. Tried for channel cats for a couple hours with no luck there either. Colors don't matter cause the lakes probably dead now. Was really r...
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Posted: 9/9/2007
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Rating: 3
Fished: 9/8/2007
Hot Spots: 0
Well, thought I would hit Sprague up some more before its dead. Started the day at around noon fishing the shoreline and a few little deeper spots for the bass. Only picked up a couple small largemou...
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By: Ty
Posted: 9/3/2007
Species: Walleye
Rating: 3
Fished: 9/2/2007
Hot Spots: 0
Hit Sprague at about 630am till 3pm or so looking for walleye. Picked up 6 or so on 4" black power grubs and 4" pumpkin seed power grubs. Also hit several largemouth. Biggest around 4-5 lbs. The bigge...
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By: spadam98
Posted: 8/24/2007
Species: Largemouth Bass
Rating: 4
Fished: 8/24/2007
Hot Spots: 0
ok so i have been trying to make it down to sprague all summer to see how it is there i was there in 2000 and caught a few walleye out of a boat so today i got there around 2pm and fished till 6pm fir...
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By: papamike
Posted: 8/11/2007
Species: Catfish
Rating: 3
Fished: 8/9/2007
Hot Spots: 0
we were on the water by 730 fished until midnight had one light bite. the chicken livers were fresh, slight breeze surface temp about 72 the sky was clear as a bell. we had the lake to our selves. o...
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Posted: 7/27/2007
Species: Catfish
Rating: 3
Fished: 7/26/2007
Hot Spots: 0
Hit Sprague last night from about 9:00pm until 3:00am. I was surprised to see 3 other boats on the water at night. 3 of us on my boat and we managed only 2 catfish in like 6 hours. I caught a 15lb ...
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Posted: 7/26/2007
Species: Catfish
Rating: 4
Fished: 7/25/2007
Hot Spots: 0
First time out for catfish, a buddy and I got out there at about midnight. Put the boat in and headed a little west. After an hour or so my friend landed a 15lb fat bellied feline fish. Boy do they...
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By: Mossy
Posted: 5/12/2007
Species: Catfish
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/12/2007
Hot Spots: 0
One of the very few times this lake was glass! Quite a bit of boats out, real warm and calm like I said. Carp are jumping but that's about it. I was hoping the catfish were spawning but no such luc...
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By: Anonymous
Posted: 4/10/2007
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Rating: 3
Fished: 4/6/2007
Hot Spots: 0
Put in on south end of lake, lot of fish on the fish finder and I mean lots. Caught nothing. Checked with 5 other boats and one dock/bank fisherman, also nothing. Will return when weather warms up ...
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By: Anonymous
Posted: 4/7/2007
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Rating: 4
Fished: 4/7/2007
Hot Spots: 0
I have to agree with josh that sprague is a GREAT fishery and has no business being killed off. Every spring there is tons of articles on this lake, about how great the fishing is. The lake just doesn...
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By: Anonymous
Posted: 4/6/2007
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Rating: 4
Fished: 3/24/2007
Hot Spots: 0
I agree with the Comment below. What makes Sprague an amazing lake is 1. That there are not an infestation of boats on the water, and two that there are some HUGE fish, as well as good Walleye. Whil...
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By: Anonymous
Posted: 4/5/2007
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Rating: 4
Fished: 4/5/2007
Hot Spots: 0
I would just like to let everyone know of the state's proposal to kill off sprague lake this year. I am trying to find a way to voice my conerns(which I have written a letter to wdfw about). It soun...
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