Bream and catfish continue to bite on D'Arbonne.
BLACK BAYOU — Bass fishing has been slow to fair with a few caught around shallow grass with spinners and soft plastics. Crappie are scattered and slow. Bream are fair on worms and crickets. Contact the Honey Hole Tackle Shop at 323.8707 for latest information.
CANEY LAKE — Crappie fishing has been best casting ultra-light jigs and small spinners around submerged tops sitting in 15 foot water. The fish are not in the tops but are hanging just over the tops or around the sides. Bass are schooling early and late with some caught on topwater lures. Some better fish are being caught at night using dark spinners or plastic worms along shorelines. Bream fishing is good on crickets and worms. For latest information contact Brown’s Landing at 259.6649, Hooks Marina at 249.2347 or the Honey Hole Tackle Shop at 323.8707.
OUACHITA RIVER — Best fishing for crappie has been in the river lakes spider rigging a variety of jigs. Bass are at the mouth of river lakes with shad imitations working best. Bream are best using crickets or worms around the beds. For latest information, contact the Honey Hole Tackle Shop at 323.8707.
CHENIERE LAKE — The lake is down with road work going on which is limiting access to the lake. Contact the Honey Hole Tackle Shop at 323.8707 for latest information.
LAKE D’ARBONNE — The bream and catfish continue to be quite good in the lake using cold worms, crickets or night crawlers off the banks. Spider rigging the sloughs is workin on crappie but best catches are being made below the spillway casting ultra-light jigs. Bass fishing has been fair to good on plastic frogs, worms and lizards around grass and trees with best catches made around the sloughs. For latest reports, call Anderson’s Sport Center at 368-9669 or Honey Hole Tackle Shop at 323.8707.
LAKE CLAIBORNE — Good news is that stripers are starting to chase shad on the surface and shad imitation lures are picking up a few when they’re up top. Trolling white bucktails is working when fish go down. Bass fishing is fair with best bets being fishing submerged brush and ridges with plastic worms. Some are schooling as well and taking shad imitations. Crappie are best around the deep tops on shiners and jigs. Bream fishing has been good around the beds on crickets and worms. No report on catfish. For latest information, call Tim Lofton at Kel’s Cove at 927.2264.
LAKE POVERTY POINT — Catfishing is good on cut shad, blood and cheese bait. Bream fishing has been fair on crickets and worms. Bass are fair while crappie are slow. For latest reports, call Poverty Point Marina at 318.878.0101.
LAKE ST. JOHN — Catfishing is fair to good. Bass are best early and late while bream and crappie are slow. For latest information contact Ken Mahoney at (318.757.0013).
LAKE YUCATAN — The water is on a five foot rise with water falling in a few days. Fishing has been good for crappie, bream and catfish. For latest information, call Surplus City Landing at 318.467.2259.
LAKE BRUIN — No report. For latest information, call Colby or Seth at 318.766.0075.