Elephant Butte Lake Fishing Report

Saturday May 30, 2015

Week of 5-29-2015

White Bass– Very good using live bait, white spinner bait, curly tail jigs & white crank bait around Castle Rock & Long Point

Large & Small Mouth Bass– Very good using plastic worms, flukes, sweet beavers, jerk minnows, jigs, spinner bait & crank bait around Damsite rocky shore banks

Catfish– Very good using wienies, shad, worms, chicken liver, crawdads & dough bait EVERYWHERE

Crappie– Fair using live bait & small jigs around Castle Rock and McRae

Walleye– Fair using live bait with a jig head around Castle Rock, Long Point & Kettle Top on rocky points off the bottom

Night fishing has started at Rock Canyon Marina and Damsite Marina on weekends starting at 7pm to 4am. Spaces on the lighted deck are $10 a person. Be sure to get your spot!

Take your kiddos fishing!

Perch– Fair to good using worms cut in half around Marina Del Sur

Blue Gill– Fair using worms cut in half around Marina Del Sur

White Bass– Good using minnows around Horse Island and Rattlesnake Island

Walleye– Fair to good using minnows around Damsite