Lyon State Fishing Lake Fishing Report -
Species Rating Size Baits, Method, Location
Bluegill and Redear good

73% 4-7"

24% 7-9"

3% 9-11"

Use worm, very small jig, or small silver spoon on deep brush piles or ends of rock jetties.  Fishing is best on warm sunny days.
Channel Catfish good

40% 11-16"

57% 16-24"

0% 24-28"

3% 28-36"

Use worms, shad sides, or stink bait on channel breaks.   
Largemouth Bass good

48% 8-12"

39% 12-15"

13% 15-20"

<1% 20"

Use spinners, jigs, or plastic worms around deep brush piles, channel breaks, and drop offs.  Fish are more active on warm sunny days.
Crappie good

3% 5-8"

24% 8-10"

62% 10-12"

12% 12-15"

Use small jigs or minnows around deep brush piles and channel breaks.  Fish are more active on warmer days.
General Comments

Size structure listed for largemouth bass is from May 2018 electrofishing. The size structures listed for crappie, bluegill, redear, and channel catfish are from October 2017 test netting.

To view a map of brush pile locations, copy this file into Google Earth and zoom into the lake.

LYSL brush piles 17 (OCTET-STREAM 2.07 kB)

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