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Posted: Thursday, March 3, 2011 12:00 am
At Pardee, bait fishing for rainbow trout is wide open on this
impoundment. If you want limits to bring home this is the place to
The best baits have been powerbait and there are several flavors
that are getting the job done. Yellow garlic, rainbow garlic and
plain garlic are the three top flavors at this time. Use a 3- to
4-foot leader and fish with a sliding sinker and your success rate
will be very good. One other bait that is very successful is
Berkley trout worms, moving them along the bottom very slow.
Thursday, March 3, 2011 12:00 am.