Bartlett Lake

Maricopa - Arizona

  • 27 catches


  • 7 spots

Bartlett Lake is a reservoir that was formed by the damming of the Verde River in the U.S. state of Arizona. It is downstream and to the south of Horseshoe Reservoir. Constructed in 1936–39 by the Salt River Project. The lake and its surroundings offer op...

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  1. caught this and 9 others in a 3 hour period. in the middle of the day. hadn't been here since last year. glad to see the lake still hasn't let me down.

    2 lb. Largemouth Bass with a drop shot

    1. tony baf 0
      Great Job. Is the ramp in the back closed due to the low level of the lake?
  2. Details: Largemouth Bass with a Drop Shot

    Grabbed 5 largemouth yesterday right off the rocks from a boat..All small but hit hard and had amazing color..Very healthy. Water is 42 FEET below normal and that ...more number came from the marina..Keep an eye on markers in lake,...all have changed since drought...Need a major monsoon season and huge winter snow up north/ east to help water level...

    1. Shawn Kaul 0
      I'm going to Bartlett this Tuesday, never been before and hoping it is good.
  3. Fishing with my son Armando is the best, missed it.

    2 lb. Largemouth Bass with a Wacky worm

    1. john stimson 0
      not sure . just a good lake on the way ,have fun
    2. Delvin Lopez 0
      Do the tiger Muskies get hungry in early October? Doing the Balloon Festival, Birthday party and a wedding. Maybe go snag some salmon with my Bro at Navajo or Abiquiu ...more if I get a kitchen pass :)
    3. john stimson 0
      coming to fish ? you should hit Blue water on the way in !
    4. Delvin Lopez 0
      Thanks John, heading to 505 next week.
    5. john stimson 0
      nice bass Delvin,
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  4. Great first day of fall in the desert. Launched my new to me 1998 Tracker Pro Team 175

    1 lb. 5 oz. Largemouth Bass with a Whopper Plopper

    1. Robert Coleman 0
      Whopper Plopper! Whopper Plopper! Nice boat! 👍👍👍
    2. Noah Shapiro 0
    3. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      Nice boat Delvin!! Nice bass too!
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  5. drop shot

    Largemouth Bass with a robo worm

  6. drop shot

    Largemouth Bass with a robo worm

  7. Caught a couple, then the sun came out. Wacky worm got hit but busted my line.

    1 lb. 5 oz. Largemouth Bass with a Crazy Shad

    1. Ezra Cox 0
      I wish I were you
    2. Delvin Lopez 0
      Thanks, learned another lesson, tightening a pull through bobber on fluorocarbon line may break right at the bobber. After that I still used the bobber but tied ...more a bobber stop. It was a bigun, haha.
    3. john stimson 0
      nice bass Delvin , I like the pic . tough luck on the line breaking .
    4. zack Stimson 0
      Good job looks like a fun day
    5. Noah Shapiro 0
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