Elephant Butte Lake Fishing Report

Friday August 7, 2015

Week of 6-19-2015

White Bass– Good using live bait, crank bait and Kastmasters around Castle Rock, McRae, north flats of McRae & south of Long Point in 10′-15′ of water. Also by the dam in 45′ of water.

Large Mouth Bass– Good using plastic worms & tube baits around Kettle Top, Castle Rock & points  in 15′-20′ of water.

Small Mouth Bass– Good using live bait & sassy shad around rocky ledges.

Catfish– Very good using cut bait, cut shad & worms EVERYWHERE

Crappie– Slow using live bait around Castle Rock, McRae & by the dam in 20′ of water.

Walleye– Good using crank bait & worms around Castle Rock, Pump House Canyon (south of Kettle Top) & south of Long Point.

Striper– Slow

*54 lb. Striper caught using crank bait