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  • Rough River Fishing Report

    I’m Bill Boyer and here‘s this week’s Rough River Lake Fishing report.
    Water temperature is hovering around 85degrees with the water level
    coming in at 4 ft below summer pool. Water Clarity is Clear.
    Bass are fair and being taken on jigs and worms fished near
    structure in 6-8 ft of water ,while crank baits and spinnerbaits
    fished around 10-12ft of water on primary and secondary points are
    producing numbers as well.

    Top water action is fair with buzzbaits and floating worms fished
    around grass.

    With the recent rains and cooler temperatures Crappie are fair to good
    and being taken off brush piles and standing timber in 8-10 ft of
    water near channels while using minnows with tubes being effective
    as well.

    Hybrids are fair and being taken on rattle traps and also shiners
    and chicken livers

    Bluegill are still fair! and being taken in 2-4 ft of water around
    timber and brush piles with redworms and waxworms and small spinners.
    Catfish are fair! and being taken on flats with Shiners , Bluegill,
    and Goldfish.

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    Stringer’s Hunting & Fishing Supplies for a free bow inspection to
    make sure your bow is ready for the hunt !
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