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Potholes Fishing Reports

By: hlindsay
Posted: 6/10/2017
Species: Walleye
Rating: 2
Fished: 6/5/2017
Hot Spots: 0
This is for Monday thru Wednesday morning. We fished Lynn Coulee and medicare in the morning and got nothing. Went into Crab Creek in the afternoon and got one small bass, lost a walleye and got one w...
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Posted: 6/5/2017
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 6/3/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Ran a lure test for the OG1 in 1.8" and 2.8" for the rainbows in the Potholes. Primarily fished the eastern shoreline. We ran two rods closer to the surface: 1.5 ounces of trolling weight on one an...
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By: 8theB8
Posted: 5/30/2017
Species: Largemouth Bass
Rating: 2
Fished: 5/24/2017
Hot Spots: 0
I arrived Wednesday morning to a wind storm and a Reservoir that looked more like the Pacific! Waves crashing against the Dam wall and splashing up over the roadway means no launching! Ambient temps...
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Posted: 5/24/2017
Species: Walleye
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/21/2017
Hot Spots: 1
Hit up Lin coolie with the boys and had to travel all the way up into the channel. But I did land three walleye to add to our Moses lake haul from the day before. Thomas and I had a decent morning wit...
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Posted: 5/17/2017
Species: Walleye
Rating: 4
Fished: 5/14/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Went camping at potholes for the weekend. We headed out the first day to Crab Creek, but didn't get anything. Headed to the rock pile, no bites. After a few hours of nothing, we headed in. Apparently,...
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Posted: 5/17/2017
Species: Walleye
Rating: 2
Fished: 5/17/2017
Hot Spots: 0
We popped over last weekend and have been camping in the tt and a 12' Porta Bote. Rained Monday but Tuesday I braved occaional showers and wind to fish for Walleye. Only had one good hookup but lost t...
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By: hlindsay
Posted: 4/29/2017
Species: Walleye
Rating: 1
Fished: 4/25/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Fished Frenchman's and Linn Coulee on Tue morning with out a hit. Wind on Wednesday did not get out. tried crab creek on Thursday morning with no luck. Fished with bottom bouncers and worm rig or slo...
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Posted: 3/27/2017
Species: Walleye
Rating: 1
Fished: 3/26/2017
Hot Spots: 0
I hit Potholes this weekend and the only thing I caught was a cold. There were about 2 dozen walleye boats out and about and I didn’t see anybody catch anything and spoke to 4 boats and they said they...
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By: BenCoal
Posted: 3/17/2017
Species: Walleye
Rating: 1
Fished: 3/17/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Launched at around 8am at Lind Coulee. The water in Lind Coulee was very cloudy, so dirty I couldnt see the prop of my motor under the water. We tried trolling worm harnesses and jigging blade baits ...
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By: fish1946
Posted: 11/23/2016
Species: Walleye
Rating: 1
Fished: 11/21/2016
Hot Spots: 3
FOGGY ALL DAY FISHED MEDICARE BEACH AND THE EAST END OF THE DUNES. TROLLED WORMS SMILEY BLADES AND SLOWDEATH HOOKS, ALSO FLICKER SHAD AND RAPALAS. NO FISH AT ALL
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Posted: 11/23/2016
Species: Walleye
Rating: 1
Fished: 11/22/2016
Hot Spots: 0
Spent the day looking for the elusive walleye only to remain skunked. Tried the usual spots in Crab Creek and Winchester area slow trolling worm harnesses and slow death. Tried blade baiting and some ...
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By: kcadwal
Posted: 11/10/2016
Species: Walleye
Rating: 1
Fished: 10/26/2016
Hot Spots: 3
Where have all the walleye gone ? Fished Potholes today weather was part overcast clearing by mid-day. Water temp at transducer was mid 50's. Got on the water about 7:30 AM and fished the area Nor...
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Posted: 10/24/2016
Species: Walleye
Rating: 1
Fished: 10/22/2016
Hot Spots: 0
Gave Potholes a whirl on Saturday morning at 07:00 for some walleye action, only there was no action, we got diddly squat. Started off from the State Park and headed up to the crab creek area through ...
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By: CCTMark
Posted: 10/24/2016
Species: Walleye
Rating: 2
Fished: 10/22/2016
Hot Spots: 0
Being it is almost the end of October I decided to give Potholes a try even though the reports have been disheartening. Launched from the DNR launch into a foggy mess and slowly motored over to perch ...
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Posted: 10/20/2016
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 10/19/2016
Hot Spots: 1
I hit Potholes Reservoir yesterday to test several lures. The fishing was slow; only one rainbow to the net. (Had another one throw the hooks behind the boat.) In spite of only netting one fish, a...
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By: Yakivegas
Posted: 10/13/2016
Species: Walleye
Rating: 3
Fished: 10/12/2016
Hot Spots: 0
Since I had a discovery pass.I decided to put in to use with the 7 buck launch fee,and use the state park launch since its much deeper than the rest.Besides Its a straight shot out to the dunes from t...
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By: DavidA
Posted: 9/28/2016
Species: Walleye
Rating: 1
Fished: 9/23/2016
Hot Spots: 0
Finally the date for our first fall fishing weekend arrived. Down to only 4 of us (3 boats) from an initial 6 or 7 from Kitsap County, Thom and I headed to Potholes Reservoir, while Tony and Linda hea...
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Posted: 9/26/2016
Species: Walleye
Rating: 2
Fished: 9/25/2016
Hot Spots: 0
Well I thought I would give the Potholes a try and found the fishing is still just as bad as it was a few weeks ago. I focused on the Medicare Beach area. I managed to catch a very small crappie, bass...
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Posted: 9/11/2016
Species: Walleye
Rating: 2
Fished: 9/4/2016
Hot Spots: 0
Fished all day for walleye and/or perch. Caught 7 fish all day, two big largemouth bass, 2 small perch and 3 catfish. Very slow day. Tried trolling worm harnesses and still fishing with worms. Vood da...
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By: C-money
Posted: 9/6/2016
Species: Walleye
Rating: 2
Fished: 9/4/2016
Hot Spots: 0
Slow day on the Potholes. Was sure a great weather day though. Had 5 bites , landed two dandy largemouths, and a perch. Had a crushing hit that did not stay hooked, followed later by a dandy aerobatic...
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Posted: 9/6/2016
Species: Walleye
Rating: 2
Fished: 9/2/2016
Hot Spots: 0
Took the day off to beat the holiday crowd and tried my luck on Potholes. I put in at the State Park and headed to Crab Creek area. Tried trolling the usual walleye gear over the humps for 4 hours and...
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Posted: 9/5/2016
Species: Catfish
Rating: 3
Fished: 9/4/2016
Hot Spots: 0
Took the boat to Potholes. Nice day, warm, a little breeze, but not windy. Fuel line broke so ran on the trolling motor all day. Had more to fear from Jet Skiers and boats pulling rafts. Went to Ma...
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Posted: 9/4/2016
Species: Largemouth Bass
Rating: 3
Fished: 8/28/2016
Hot Spots: 2
So we headed over the mountains last weekend for my wife's family annual birthday bash in Ephrata as she shares the same birthday with her brother but with a spread of 15 years so had a great bbq with...
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By: topdawg47
Posted: 9/4/2016
Species: Catfish
Rating: 3
Fished: 8/20/2016
Hot Spots: 0
Went on a 2.5 fishing trip with a group of gents from church. Rented a cabin at Potholes state park. Caught some perch (small), small mouth bass (small), and decent size large mouth bass at Corr...
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Posted: 7/13/2016
Species: Walleye
Rating: 3
Fished: 7/2/2016
Hot Spots: 0
Fished the Lind coulee arm of the main lake. Got a few small walleye one 6+ pounder CV and one huge crappie. Smile blade slow death in chartreuse and prism blade. Fishing in around 45' of water huggin...
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