BARRETT: Closed for the season. Lake information: 619-465-3474 or www.sandiego.gov/water/recreation/.
HODGES: Closed for the season. Information: 760-432-2023.
EL CAPITAN: There were 200 anglers checked this past week and they reported landing 332 bass to 3-8, 21 crappie, one bluegill, and one blue catfish. The lake is open Thursday through Monday with boat rentals available all five days. General lake information: 619-465-3474 or www.sandiego.gov/water/recreation/. Rental boat and concession information: 619-443-4110.
LOWER OTAY: There were 80 anglers checked this past week and they reported 276 bass to 5.11 pounds and 11 crappie to 1.35 pounds. Otay is open on a Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday schedule and boat rentals are available all three days. General lake information: 619-465-3474 or www.sandiego.gov/water/recreation/. Rental boat and concession information: 619-397-5212.
UPPER OTAY: No anglers. The lake is open on a Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday for catch-and-release fishing (only artificial lures with single, barbless hooks), sunrise to sunset. The road to Upper Otay is closed, but anglers can still walk in. Lake information: 619-465-3474 (recording) or 619-397-5212 (concession) or www.sandiego.gov/water/recreation/.
MURRAY: No county or marina reports, but there was a DFW trout plant four weeks ago with another scheduled for next week. Lake information: 619-466-4847 or www.sandiego.gov/water/recreation/. There are boat rentals Friday through Sunday and the new concession number is 619-466-4847.
MIRAMAR: There were 19 anglers checked this past week and they reported 52 bass and five bluegill. DFW trout plant four weeks ago, and another plant is scheduled for next week. Marina concession: 858-527-1722. General information: 619-465-3474 or www.sandiego.gov/water/recreation/. New boat rental and concession information: 858-527-1722.
SUTHERLAND: Closed for the season. Lake information: 619-465-3474 or www.sandiego.gov/water/recreation/. Rental boat reservations: 619-668-2050 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
WOHLFORD: Trout action has been good in Oakvale Cove and some stretches along the Senior Shore and Boat Dock Cove. The best bite has been on PowerBait and inflated nightcrawlers. There was a 1,500-pound plant last week and another plant that size is slated for Feb. 28. Top trout reported was a 12.9-pounder landed by L.C. Chou, Escondido, on PowerBait off the Senior Shoreline. While bass are spotty, a 10.4-pounder was caught by Aaron Torres, Warner Springs, while fishing for trout. For information contact the Ranger Station at 760-839-4346 or go to the website at www.wohlfordlake.com
DOANE POND: No recent DFW plants.
DIXON LAKE: The trout bite was good after the plant Jan. 14, but it has slowed to just fair since. The next plant will be Jan. 28. The best action has been off Pier 1, Whisker Bay, and Jack Creek Cove, and Trout Cove is starting to turn on. Small white or green jigs, inflated nightcrawlers, Power Worms, Mice Tails, and PowerBait have all been getting the fish. Limits of five were reported by Michael Wolfe, El Cajon, Tristin Harrison, Rancho Cucamonga, and Carlos Ibenez, Torrance. Mostly slow for other species. Lake information: 760-839-4680 or www.dixonlake.com.
POWAY: A 2,000-pound trout plant last week and there was a plant three weeks ago. Both included quality fish. The trout action has been fair with most fish caught trolling the middle part of the lake with some for shore anglers in Half Moon Bay. A few catfish continue to show along the log boom. The 20th Annual Youth Fishing Derby will be Feb. 7. Lake information: 858-668-4772, tackle shop recording 858-486-1234, or www.poway.org.
JENNINGS: Fair trout action after a plant last Wednesday. Next plant will be Jan. 28. Most of the trout are in deep water or cruising the shorelines. PowerBait for the deep rainbows or small jigs are for the cruisers. A few bass continue to show on plastics and jigs in deeper water, but no swimbait fish this past week. Information: 619-390-1300 or www.lakejennings.org.
MORENA: Slow trout action with no plant in four weeks, but there is a slow to fair bass bite on deeply-fished jigs and plastics. Slow other species. Information: 24-hour fishing update line 619-478-5473, ranger station 619-579-4101, or lakemorena.com.
CUYAMACA: No report. Information: 760-765-0515 or www.lakecuyamaca.org.
HENSHAW: No reports. Information: 760-782-3501.