Apache Lake

Maricopa - Arizona


  • 66 catches

  • 403 followers

  • 5 spots

Apache Lake is one of four artificial reservoirs created along the Salt River in central Arizona as part of the Salt River Project. The lake is located near the Apache Trail about 65 miles northeast of Phoenix. Apache Lake was formed by Horse Mesa Dam whi...

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  1. Details: 3 lb. Largemouth Bass with a Yellow Spinner

    Morning

  2. Details: Bluegill Sunfish

    Caught 40 in about 2 hours

    1. Collin Collin 0
      Bluegill take the dominant genes appearance wise but the Green's color falls into place as well as the larger than usual mouth
    2. doug00g 0
      The green sunfish have yellow on the ends of the its tails
    3. austinurcadez 0
      Oh alright. I really don't know how to tell the difference! But thanks for letting me know
    4. doug00g 0
      That is a green sunfish hybrid
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  3. Nice bass I caught over the weekend

    4 lb. 13 oz. Largemouth Bass with a jig

    1. Josh Phares 0
      Beautiful fish! How deep was she?
    2. Tim Steinmetz 0
      Nice fish!
    3. Dylan Waddell 0
      Ya
    4. Rich Pardy 0
      Nice one, just about all my best bass have come on jigs.
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  4. Details: Flathead Catfish

    Nice 23lb flatty. This fish hit as soon as the bait hit the bottom. I used a kayak to run my bait out and by the time I got to shore he was peeling line!! Right ...more before this fish I caught an 11lber so when I rebaited this is what happened! Fishing a steep shelf drop off at the end of a sand beach. Caught in 30ft of water. Fish hit around 10:50pm. Never know what's gonna happen with these guys!

    1. PATRICK ELISHA 0
      You use blue gille?
    2. rileycarew 0
      Great info, thanks man I'll give it a shot.
    3. JoshMFD 0
      That's a massive cat man! Way to go
    4. tbailey007 0
      Nice cat
    5. Trevor Duran 0
      Thanks! @seaturtles
    6. Sean Wilms 0
      dude that's hog! great fish
    7. Trevor Duran 0
      It's pretty complicated but it's very effective
    8. Trevor Duran 0
      What this does is keep only the lead on the bottom. The bobber will keep the bait swimming around and trying to swim down. It keeps bait alive a lot longer too since ...more it never touches the ground @rileycarew
    9. Trevor Duran 0
      Then make the bottom part of the swivel a leader for lead. Again fit the size lead to the size of bait. I use 6-8oz bank sinkers. Make the lead leader at least a ...more foot longer than the hook leader
    10. Trevor Duran 0
      It starts off with a sliding bobber rig then for the swivel it's a big triswivel. Use a bigger bobber to fit the size bait. Tie the hook leader to the bottom ...more of the "T" on the swivel. Then
    11. rileycarew 0
      How do you set up a 3 way suspended bobber?
    12. Trevor Duran 0
      Thanks @BrandonScottAlt
    13. Brandon alt 0
      That's awesome! Nice info
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  5. Details: Largemouth with a tx rig flipping tube

    1.5lb - 5lb bass around rock structure

  6. Details: Flathead Catfish with a Dropshot (morning dawn robo worm)

    I was fishing for bass and this guy decided to bite. I thought I had a giant bass on.

  7. Details: Largemouth Bass with a Drop Shot Roboworm

  8. Details: Largemouth Bass with a Drop Shot Roboworm

    can see the fish jump in the background...

  9. Details: Largemouth Bass with a Drop Shot Roboworm

  10. Details: Largemouth Bass with a Drop Shot Roboworm

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