BLACK BAYOU — Bream are bedded and some really big ones are being caught on crickets and worms. Bass fishing is fair to good on fake frogs and Wobbleheads around the grass. Crappie are scattered and slow. For latest information, contact the Honey Hole at 323.8707.
CANEY LAKE — Bass have slowed down but some are still schooling and hitting shad imitation topwater lures. A few larger fish are being caught around deep brush, humps and drops on big plastic worms and deep diving crank baits. Crappie are fair around deep brush on shiners or jigs. Bream have slowed and are moving off the beds toward deeper water. Catfish are fair on shiners. For more information, call the Honey Hole at 323.8707.
CHENIERE LAKE — Mixed catches of bream and crappie are being made fishing small Beetle Spins and Road Runners around the trees. Bass are best on plastic frogs and Wobbleheads around the grass. Crappie are scattered. Call the Honey Hole at 323.8707 for more information.
LAKE CLAIBORNE — Catfishing has been good on rods and reels, trotlines and jugs with cold worms and blood and cheese bait working best. Stripers are schooling and hitting shad imitation lures as well as trolling white bucktails. Some are being caught around the lighted piers at night. Bass fishing has been fair on Brush Hogs and spinners. Bream are slowing down while crappie fishing is featuring some big fish, but not very many. For latest information, call Tim Lofton at Kel’s Cove at 927.2264.
LAKE D’ARBONNE — Catfish and bream continue to be the hot topics on D’Arbonne. Plenty of them are being caught off the banks on worms and crickets. Crappie are in the deep sloughs and are only fair using shiners or jigs. Bass are best early morning on topwater lures as well as fishing Wobbleheads and plastic frogs tight around the grass during the days. For latest information, call Anderson’s Sport Center at 368.9669.
OUACHITA RIVER — The river is on a slow rise. Crappie fishing is best in the river lakes on shiners and jigs. Bass fishing is fair in the back of river lakes as well as the mouth of the cuts in the river. Bream have slowed. For current information, call the Honey Hole at 323.8707.
LAKE POVERTY POINT — Bream fishing continues to be fair to good on worms and crickets. Catfish are biting cut shad and cold worms. Crappie are bass are both rather slow. For latest reports, call Poverty Point Marina at 878.0101.
LAKE ST. JOHN — Catfishing is good on rods and reels baited with cold worms. Bream are slow to fair; crappie are slow while bass are hitting on top early and late with soft plastics picking up some fish around the trees later in the day. Call Doug Miller or Ken Mahoney at (757.0013) for latest reports and fishing conditions.
LAKE YUCATAN — The water is once again on the rise with best estimate early July before Surplus City can re-open. For latest information on when Surplus City Landing will reopen, call James Lachney at 498.1038.