Northeast Pennsylvania Fish Report – January 15th, 2016
Lake Sylvan (Luzerne County) — Ray’s Guide Service reported Jan. 1 that nice-size crappies and perch were hitting grubs and small inline spinners, as well as shiners and other live baits through the end of December, when a cold front moved in.
Muncy Creek (Sullivan County) — Trout were active through the end of December, with anglers reporting success on gold-beaded spinners.
Lake Wallenpaupack (Pike County) — Striped bass up to 24 inches were reported, with one angler having success on a plug suspended with weights. Smallmouth bass in nice sizes were reported on silver spoons in 25 to 30 feet over the creek channel,
Shohola Lake (Pike County) — Perch were reported caught through the end of December.
Lackawanna Lake (Lackawanna County) — Bluegills and crappies were reported on tiny ice jigs tipped with waxworms through the end of December, when cold weather moved in.
Delaware River (Wayne, Monroe counties) — Some smallmouth bass and walleyes were reported through the end of December. Walleyes were mostly running small.
Lake Winola (Wayne County) — Large perch and bluegills were hitting until the cold front moved in Jan. 1, with anglers reporting success on grubs and small jigs in 16 to 20 feet of water.