July. 29th Bakersfield Fishing and Lake Isabella Fishing Report and more

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LAKE ISABELLA: The largemouth bass action remains good best action on plastics, Senkos, cranks, minnows, and early morning topwater. The crappie bite has been fair to good, best bite on live minnows. The catfish action has been very good, especially for anglers fishing frozen shad, but Sonny’s Dip Bait and clams are also good.

AQUEDUCT NEAR TAFT: Stripers remain very good on the sand worms, blood worms, Gitzits, and shad-like cranks.

HART PARK LAKE: The bluegill bite remains good to excellent on wax worms, meal worms, or red worms. The carp action is also still good on Powder Bait.

TRUXTUN LAKE: The carp action remains good on dough baits and Powder Bait. Bluegill are also good on wax worms or crickets.

MING LAKE: Good carp action on fish to 10 pounds. Best action has been on Powder Bait, but most dough baits are working. Bluegill very good to excellent on wax worms, crickets, meal worms, and red worms.

BUENA VISTA LAKES: Lots of cats to four pounds reported. Also very good carp action on Powder Bait, and the bluegill bite is good to excellent on wax worms and meal worms



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How are the bass?

If any at Ming?

The bass and crappie bites

The bass and crappie bites are very slow. The lake is closed to boating now into August while repairs are made, but the lake remains open to fishing during this time.

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