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Peck Road Park Lake Peck Road Park Lake (Peck) is located at 5401 N. Peck Road, Arcadia CA 91006. The park is open from 7:00am to sunset, there is no vehicle entrance fee with plenty of parking.                There are restrooms  picnic areas and hiking trails the park is only 5 acres and the lake covers most of that. There are several species of fish including largemouth bass. Last year I got on a good topwater bass bite with poppers and I also caught some on small jigs and hand poured worms.    ...

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Skunk Beater at the Pudd. Bonelli Park San Dimas CA. With the water level slowly decreasing, the water clarity improving, and the bite getting a little tougher. I decided to go small and throw a small 3.5” worm that is poured by Bass in the Hood. And paired it up with a custom 3/32 oz jig head with a weed guard also made by bass in the Hood. I grabbed my rod and took my dog (Storm) for a walk at the lake while stopping to cast here and there. I threw the bait on a Shimano Stradic Spinning reel, filled...

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Bonelli Park (Puddingstone Lake) San Dimas, CA Philip was on a hot streak catching bass at various lakes when he hit a wall, his girlfriend continues to catch bass but Philip couldn’t get a bite. He started out at Puddingstone Lake on the North shore where he had caught several bass in the past. The evening had started cooling off and the wind was picking up,  but there was still some daylight left when Philip decided it was time to make a move to the East shore. The fishing conditions were the same overcast skies, with 4-6 foot of water...

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Top Water Bass May 2016 Posted on May 21 by bassinthehood Top Water Bass 2016 Puddingstone Lake It was a grey May day when I headed out with a top water lure tied on one rod and a small grub tied on another rod as a backup. I started out throwing the topwater lure at the North shore of Puddingstone Lake. Working my Lucky Craft Samy on top with a walking the dog retrieve, this is one of my favorite ways to fish. The visual of seeing the fish blow up on the lure is exciting. After a couple of casts I ran into a fly-fisher who...

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BBZ SPRO RAT Posted on July 24 by bassinthehood BBZ SPRO RAT The BBZ Spro Rat appealed to me when it first hit the market after ICAST 2014 I think the first time I saw it was at a Bass Pro Shop, the jointed rodent wake bait had a great paint job with natural looking colors  and other popular bass-catching colors like nasty shad and morning dawn. The baits are made with quality components, wide square bill, sticky sharp Gamakatsu Hooks, and a life like articulate tail.  the largest at 10” including the tail the (50) and the medium size at 7.5” the (40) were made...

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