Big Hill Reservoir Fishing Report -
Species Rating Size Baits, Method & Location
Crappie Fair 6-12" Crappie fishing has slowed.  Look for crappie in deeper water near submerged structure.  Minnows under a bobber have been working best.  Sorting will be required to find bigger fish.
Channel Catfish Good 16-24" Catfishing remains good.  Channel catfish have continued to move into the shallows at dark to feed.  Shad sides are working best.
Largemouth and Smallmouth  Bass Fair 12-20" Largemouth bass fishing remains slow.  Swim baits and soft plastics around the submerged trees and the vegetation have been producing fish.  Look for fish in deeper water.  Smallmouth bass fishing has improved.  Look for smallmouth along the dam and near rocky shorelines.
Bluegill and Redears Good 5-7" Look for bluegill and redear near deeper water structure.  Vertical fishing small jigs has been working well.
General Comments

Release all Largemouth Bass 15-21" in Length, daily creel remains 5/day.

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