Candlewood Lake

Fairfield - Connecticut


  • 258 catches

  • 919 followers

  • 125 spots

Candlewood's relatively high water quality and abundant forage support a first-class, two-story fishery - Connecticut's No. 1 all-around lake. 5,420 acres

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Candlewood Lake Fishing Reports

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  1. Shallow water wood and rock.

    3 lb. 8 oz. Largemouth Bass with a Gary Yamamoto Original Senko Worm w/ a WOO! Tungsten nail weight

    1. Scott S 0
      Couple of nice bass...congrats
    2. Joe Innella 0
      Bass are kept in live wells with oxygen and Ice, weighed in and released. If you have a dead fish you are penalized. Most tournament fisherman take the best care ...more of their fish because we appreciate the resource. Catch & Release.
    3. jamaica tern 0
      killin our bass ...PLS CATCH AND RELEASE EM
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  2. 5 lb. 4 oz. Largemouth Bass with a Neko rigged Senko with a 1/16 oz. Woo! Tungsten ail weight.

    1. Joe Innella 0
      Hey Andy, It was a team tournament and my partner did not weigh any fish. We still finished in 5th. However, the 5.4 held up for Big Bass of the tournament and the ...more year.
    2. Andy Figiel 0
      nice catches!!👍😎
    3. Andy Figiel 0
      nice catches!!👍😎
    4. Andy Figiel 0
      how did you do??
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  3. 4 lb. 24 in. Smallmouth Bass with a Rapala Husky Jerk

    1. jamaica tern 0
      beauty ! Hope she was a catch and release !!
  4. Neko rig

    5 lb. 8 oz. Largemouth Bass with a 5" Venom Salty Sling

    1. Joe Innella 0
      Took awhile to get the big guy looking healthy but he did swim off. All fish always released. Thanks for checking on her health.
    2. jamaica tern 0
      Catch and release (of course)?!!!
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  5. Caught 13 today. 20.5” 3lbs 11oz 19.5” 3lbs 5oz 18” 3lbs 20” 3lbs 6oz 20.5” 3lbs 13oz 18” 2lbs 4oz. 18” 3lbs lmb

    3 lb. 13 oz. 20 in. Smallmouth Bass with a River2Sea Whopper Plopper

  6. 22 lb. 4 oz. Common Carp with a fake corn

  7. 18 lb. 1 oz. Common Carp with a fake corn

  8. 14 lb. 15 oz. Common Carp with a fake corn

  9. Small enough not to bother weighing

    Common Carp with a fake corn

  10. along the shore

    3 lb. 1 oz. Largemouth Bass with a worm

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