Cool weather stalls spawn at Lake Powell

Wayne Gustaveson of Page, Ariz., displays one of the many typical largemouth bass being caught on spawning beds at Lake Powell. Although cooler weather has slowed the spawn, activity should last at least two more weeks. Backs of canyons and coves still offer the opportunity to sight fish for spawning bass and crappie.



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Wayne Gustaveson of Page, Ariz., displays one of the many typical largemouth bass being caught on spawning beds at Lake Powell. Although cooler weather has slowed the spawn, activity should last at least two more weeks. Backs of canyons and coves still offer the opportunity to sight fish for spawning bass and crappie.

Lake Elevation: 3,621 msl Water Temp:  55-66 F PAGE, Ariz. — Cold, windy weather stalled much of the expected spawning activity this past week. Runoff slowed allowing the lake to…




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