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Potholes Fishing Reports

By: Jose Diaz
Posted: 8/31/2014
Species: Walleye
Rating: 5
Fished: 8/31/2014
Hot Spots: 0
Had a great day with my dad on Saturday and Sunday. The targeted species of walleye with a by-catch of large and smallmouth bass, perch, along with a surprise bullhead. The biggest fish came on trolli...
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Posted: 8/14/2014
Species: Walleye
Rating: 5
Fished: 8/8/2014
Hot Spots: 1
Sorry this is late, but 15+ hour days have eaten into extra time. This is actually a 3-trip report, and the hot weather created the pattern. I won't dwell on numbers much, but suffice it to say mo...
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By: billdance
Posted: 8/11/2014
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 4
Fished: 8/4/2014
Hot Spots: 0
Fished Potholes for the first time this year. Bass fishing was pretty hot… weather was hotter. Lot's of fish in the two pound range. Mixed bag of bucket mouths and smallies. Biggest fish was the smal...
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Posted: 8/6/2014
Species: Walleye
Rating: 4
Fished: 8/3/2014
Hot Spots: 0
After a tough day of trout fishing, returned to the Potholes with my in laws looking for some walleyes. We hit the water at six and tried the mid lake humps for a bit and then switched to a spot near ...
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Posted: 8/6/2014
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 1
Fished: 8/2/2014
Hot Spots: 0
I made the journey from Silverdale to Moses Lake to show my dad and our friend how to use the new downriggers he (our friend) bought for his boat. He wanted to make a trial run before heading out to t...
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Posted: 7/23/2014
Species: Walleye
Rating: 5
Fished: 7/22/2014
Hot Spots: 0
Fished Tuesday morning for a couple hours; 5 minutes in have a double on, two 3+ lb largemouth, then it was 12 walleye with a 27" big fish, lots of perch from 8-14" and a few small mouth to 3lbs. Also...
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By: aortbahn
Posted: 7/14/2014
Species: Walleye
Rating: 5
Fished: 7/11/2014
Hot Spots: 0
This report is for both friday and saturday. A couple friends and I hit the potholes for some walleye fishing and we did pretty good. Friday got one over and a total of eight walleyes for the boat wi...
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Posted: 6/23/2014
Species: Walleye
Rating: 2
Fished: 6/17/2014
Hot Spots: 0
Went out all day each day from the 17th to the 20th. Two walleye on the trip one at 20" and one at 25" both at crab creek no other fish the whole trip. Tried crankbaits over the weeds, bottom ve...
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Posted: 6/15/2014
Species: Walleye
Rating: 4
Fished: 6/14/2014
Hot Spots: 0
Great morning on the water. Could have been better, but when you start the catching with a 27"/ 6.5# walleye.. the rest of the day is hohum..fished crab creek all morning, but didn't hit fish until we...
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Posted: 6/8/2014
Species: Walleye
Rating: 5
Fished: 6/7/2014
Hot Spots: 1
Fished Potholes Reservoir on Saturday, June 7th, with 2 clients. We found a great concentration of walleye in Crab Creek. They ended up getting 16 walleye to fill out their limit. The biggest walle...
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Posted: 6/6/2014
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 4
Fished: 6/2/2014
Hot Spots: 0
This report is from 6/2-6/6. Camped at Potholes State Park. Monday, 6/2. We arrived late and by the time we ate and setup camp and ready to fish, it was about 5:30PM. Started off along the rip-r...
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Posted: 6/2/2014
Species: Walleye
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/17/2014
Hot Spots: 0
Lake or River Fished: Potholes Target Species: Walleye Date(s) Fished: 4-17 Saturday & 4-18 Sunday Weather Conditions: sunny with mixed...
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By: Chasingos
Posted: 6/2/2014
Species: Walleye
Rating: 2
Fished: 6/1/2014
Hot Spots: 1
Called the Mardon bait store before I left Auburn and was told the Walleye fishing was very good. However, upon my arrival the bite shutdown. Worked hard for a couple of fish but it was still a great ...
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By: hlindsay
Posted: 5/29/2014
Species: Walleye
Rating: 1
Fished: 5/27/2014
Hot Spots: 0
This is for Tue. evening and Wed. morning. Went up Frenchman's Tue. after getting to the park. We were only able to get 3 perch. Hit Lynn Coulee on Wen. same story. We saw one fish caught. only a few ...
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Posted: 5/21/2014
Species: Walleye
Rating: 4
Fished: 5/20/2014
Hot Spots: 0
The walleye bite continues to be VERY good. Maybe not the mind blowing fishing of the past two weeks when we were averaging nearly 50 fish per trip! The fishing pressure in crab creek and Lind Coulee ...
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By: EFHutton
Posted: 5/18/2014
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/16/2014
Hot Spots: 0
Tried my luck at Potholes for a day or two. The first day I caught a walleye. Pretty easy since they seem to be in abundance there. The second day, I tried for more Walleye and Bass and ended up hooki...
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Posted: 5/18/2014
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 5
Fished: 5/16/2014
Hot Spots: 3
went back to the same are as yesterday... but tried a couple of other areas too... slammed the smallies again... but when was kind hoping to find some largies in the south end... no going on that...
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Posted: 5/18/2014
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 5
Fished: 5/15/2014
Hot Spots: 3
4 day on water and changed it up and wanted more smallie action... hit the other side of Goose Island and just hammered fish the whole time out... had a blast and caught over 70 fish between the 3 of ...
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Posted: 5/18/2014
Species: Largemouth Bass
Rating: 4
Fished: 5/14/2014
Hot Spots: 3
day 3 of our trip.. tried another new area... my buddy that went with us on this trip had major issues with his big motor on boat and the 3 of us piled into the range and set off... another awesome d...
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Posted: 5/18/2014
Species: Largemouth Bass
Rating: 4
Fished: 5/13/2014
Hot Spots: 3
second day on the water... we gonna target largies today...headed up into the Dunes and we found what we were looking for... caught a few nice largies in the 4lb range... started at big Dune and worke...
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Posted: 5/18/2014
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/12/2014
Hot Spots: 3
First time out this year in the boat after doing a bunch of work on her... we made our trip to Potholes for a week... got there Monday afternoon... was breezy but we ran out after setting up camp....
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By: Slacktime
Posted: 5/14/2014
Species: Walleye
Rating: 5
Fished: 5/8/2014
Hot Spots: 1
Fished May 8 & 9th @ Potholes with a friend. 2 great days on the water. Limits both days great trip for our first walleye adventure. We saw guys who had been there longer than us who caught nothing at...
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Posted: 5/13/2014
Species: Walleye
Rating: 5
Fished: 5/10/2014
Hot Spots: 2
May 9-11 Potholes reservoir report Friday was windy and we arrived for an evening fish. No fish. Lots of wind. Saturday we were on the lake by 8:30AM. Onboard were Wm, Jeff, Phil and Susan. Susa...
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Posted: 5/12/2014
Species: Walleye
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/12/2014
Hot Spots: 0
My last report I had the date wrong so not sure how to correct that but should have been May 10th. Now on to today~ well I guess my boat whoas rubbed off on Joe from Lake Chelan Adventures because he...
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Posted: 5/11/2014
Species: Walleye
Rating: 4
Fished: 5/10/2014
Hot Spots: 0
this report is for 5-9 to 5-11. Fished crab creek boated 23 walleye to 18 in on fri. lots of wind from the west. mostly smile blades and slow death glow gold was the go to color. Speed 1.2 mph. A...
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