Amistad Reservoir Fishing Report 01.17.12
Submitted by Fishermans CornerSubmitted on 01/17/2012
Water Clarity: Stained Water Temp: 60 degrees
Largemouth Bass: Fair all day on Bonz White River2sea rover 128, bone River2 sea Whopper Plopper 130 or white Bully WA in back of coves. Also good on shakyhead rigged green pumpkin zoom magnum ol monster, watermleon big red 12 in Berkley power worm , or carolina rigged a California 420 zoom magnum super flukes, Hotbelly Bass Optimum Baby Line thru 05 or sunfish 3:16 rising son over vegetation and timber in main river channels in 5-20 feet. A Nichols Umbrella Rig fitted with a 3" bleeding shad River2sea Bottom Walker or Pearl Sexy Shad 3/4 oz. Luhr Jensen hot lips throughout the day in 12-20 feet over submerged structure and grass will also do the trick.
White Bass: Fair vertically jigging chrome Tony Accetta spoons on main lake points or in back of coves or trolling a 1/4 oz tennessee shad Luhr Jensen Hot Lips Express.
Striped Bass: Good trolling or down rigging a 3/4 White Williams Banjo Eye Jigs in 15-40 ft, vertically jigging a 1 oz perch Bagley Prizm Minnow Jigs or drifting hybrid bluegills by the dam in 10-30 feet.
Catfish: Fair on Lewis King's punch bait, live perch and shad in 6-30 feet.