Anyone Fish Gissberg ponds (Twin Lakes)?

Discussion in 'Stillwater' started by PatrickH, Jan 3, 2014.

  1. Anyone fish this lake or know a good time to go for Bluegills?
    I was there 2 months ago and there wasn't a single fish around the whole lake. A month before that they where everywhere..
     
  2. I have fished the south(adult) pond on occasion sporadically for a few years. Usually with a grandchild aboard. The noise from I-5 and the model hydroplane races in the Spring/Summer don't make for much of a wilderness experience.:(

    Not a very large sample size, but I have found the lake to be dead November thru March. Perks-up in April for trout. I have caught bluegills on occasion in early July and again in October (I steer clear mid-July until mid-October). Never been able to dredge-up one of those channel catfish as an incidental catch.
     
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  3. Definitely wrong time of year for warmwater species. Like the previous post stated, try back in April.
     
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  4. ok. thanks for the info.
    The lake isn't the greatest, but good place for getting your line wet since there is always a open spot somewhere on the lake. I like how it's setup.
    I use to catch little bass from the shore many years ago, but haven't seen them since. I don't remember what time of year it was. I will try again in April. :)
    I read somewhere that someone went to the lake after midnight and caught a channel cat. So they must hide out until night time, then come out to feed.
     
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