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Nelson Park Lake Fishing Reports

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A good number of nice sized bluegills have been caught. Try using small jigs baited with a wax worm.

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Catfish are biting. Remember to clean vegetation off boat trailers and out of your boats when leaving Nelson Park Lake because the invasive plant brittle naiad is present.

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Catfish are biting. Remember to clean vegetation off boat trailers when leaving Nelson Park Lake because the invasive plant brittle naiad is present there. Channel Catfish - Good: Many channel catfish have been caught from the face of the dam. Anglers have been having the best luck using stink bait and fishing fairly close to shore in 5 to 10 feet of water. Bluegill - Fair: 7 to 8-inch bluegill have been caught on small jigs and a wax worm. If you have a small boat, try drifting with a jig set at about 6 to 10 feet down.

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Catfish are biting. Remember to clean vegetation off boat trailers when leaving Nelson Park Lake because the invasive plant brittle naiad is present. Channel Catfish - Good: Many channel catfish have been caught from the face of the dam. Anglers have been having the best luck using stink bait and fishing fairly close to shore in 5 to 10 feet of water. Bluegill - Slow: 7 to 8-inch bluegill have been caught on small jigs and a wax worm. If you have a small boat, try drifting with a jig set at about 6 to 10 feet down.

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Catfish are biting. Remember to clean vegetation off boat trailers when leaving Nelson Park Lake because the invasive plant brittle naiad is present. Channel Catfish - Good: Many channel catfish have been caught from the face of the dam. Anglers are having the best luck using stink bait and fishing fairly close to shore in 5 to 10 feet of water. Bluegill - Slow: 7 to 8-inch bluegill have been caught on small jigs and a wax worm. If you have a small boat, try drifting with a jig set at about 6 to 10 feet down.

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