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Gunnison flows to increase in response to hot weather, higher demands

By Dave Buchanan

Anglers headed to the Gunnison River later this week should expect higher flows, according to the Bureau of Reclamation. A Bureau hydrologist said Tuesday releases from Crystal Dam and through the Black Canyon of the Gunnison River and the ...

Hot, dry conditions affecting angler success

By Special to the Sentinel

Colorado Fishing Report for June 12 Information for Anglers Be An Ambassador, Invite Someone Fishing – One of the top reasons people don’t fish is because nobody invited them. So the next time you go fishing, don’t forget ...

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Light line, smaller lures solve tough fishing at Lake Powell

By Wayne Gustaveson

Lake Elevation: 3636   Water Temperature 68-73 F http://www.wayneswords.com PAGE, Ariz., June 6 – My weekly fishing trip was one day after a full moon and a big windstorm. I wasn’t expecting much but was pleased to find ...

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Striper boils have arrived at Lake Powell

By Wayne Gustaveson

Lake Elevation: 3,636 asl Water Temperature 63-70 F http://www.wayneswords.com PAGE, Ariz., May 29 – Striped bass fishing is now perking up. The spawn is over allowing adult stripers to focus on finding food instead of spawning. ...

Mark Memorial Day with a nature hike

By Dave Buchanan

Admit it: Memorial Day marks the unofficial beginning of the “Mom, I’m bored” season. Delay those inevitable plaints of ennui by enjoying the free nature hikes and talks Friday through Monday at Rifle Falls, Rifle Gap and ...

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Not much has changed at Lake Powell – fishing remains good

By Wayne Gustaveson

Lake Elevation: 3,636 msl Water Temperature 70-75 F PAGE, Ariz., May 22 – We did a tour of the recent hot spots and found fish holding in the same spots as last week. Not much change has occurred. That means fishing remains really good ...

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Stripers 101 – The boss offers a lesson in striper behavior

By Wayne Gustaveson

Lake Elevation: 3,636 asl Water Temperature 65-72 F PAGE, Ariz., May 15 – Forgive me for taking off my fishing hat and going biologist, but after conducting a striper fishing seminar over the weekend it became apparent to me that we ...

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Striper fishing at Lake Powell improving but no spawn yet

By Wayne Gustaveson

Lake Elevation: 3635 msl Water Temperature 64-72 F PAGE, Ariz, May 10 – For another week Lake Powell’s water level is stable and temperature remains in the low 60’s which is ideal for excellent bass, walleye and crappie ...

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Water levels are stable and Lake Powell bass fishing is hot

By Wayne Gustaveson

Lake Elevation: 3,635 feet msl Water Temperature 64-66 F PAGE, Ariz. – On Hold! Lake Powell is stable and holding at elevation 3,635 (MSL) where it has been for over a month. Water flowing in equals water flowing out with no sign of ...

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Bass fishing at its peak at Lake Powell

By Wayne Gustaveson

Lake Elevation: 3,635 asl   Water Temperature 64-66 F PAGE, Ariz, April 24 – Bass fishing does not get any better than the success seen in the last week. Spawning large and smallmouth bass are in the shallow rocks and brush. ...

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