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HESPERIA LAKE FISHING REPORT 3/2/2021

• Date of fishing report:  3/2/21
• Dates covered on this fishing report:  2/20/21 – 3/2/21
• Report completed by:  Anthony
• Best Bait:  Mini Jigs, Minnows, Nightcrawlers, Garlic Chartreuse PowerBait
• Weather conditions:  Nice Days (approx. 68-77˚) and Cool nights (approx. 43-50˚).  We’ve had many clear sunny days, along with some windy days.
• Water Temperature:  53˚, Water Level:  100% normal, Clarity:  Clear to about 2 feet from shore.
• Last stock Trout (1,000 LBS):  Thursday, 2/25/21
• Next stock Trout (1,000 LBS):  Thursday, 3/4/21
• Hatchery:  Mt. Lassen, Lassen Peak, CA (Trout)
• Average size:  Most 1.5 – 2.5 pounds.  Several caught were in the 4-7 range.
• Top Spots of the Week:  Drain, North Shore, Finger Cove

CATCHES OF THE WEEK:

Tyrone Williams, San Bernardino, landed this beautiful 8.12 Lb. trout using Shrimp (Yes Shrimp) on the North Shore.

Gary Ayanian, Burbank, landed a nice 6.13 Lb. trout using minnows by the Drain.

Gilbert Gutierrez, Perris, reeled in a 6.4 Lb. trout at the Drain.

Joel Fritz, Menifee, caught a solid 8.1 Lb. trout, also at the Drain.

Joel Lambert, Hesperia, is back again this week with another 7.5 Lb. trout over on the North Shore.

Derrell Alexander & Max Blomgren landed these beauties using Minnows at the Drain.

Steve McNeal, Costa Mesa, caught himself a 6.5 Lb. trout & 5.14 Lb. trout at the Drain.

Michael Timmons reeled in this nice-looking 6.10 Lb. trout using garlic chartreuse PowerBait on North Shore.

James Quiroz, San Bernardino, reeled in a 6.2 Lb. trout using rainbow PowerBait at the North Shore.

Alen Rice, Covina, pulled in this 5.15 Lb. trout using a white jig at the Finger Cove.

Nathan Maya caught his first ever fish using garlic chartreuse PowerBait over at the finger. Excellent job, Nathan!!

Erik Avina, Yucca Valley, reeled in this nice 7.5 Lb. trout using garlic PowerBait over on East Shore.

Tim Steward, Barstow, reeled in these two trout weighing it at 7 Lb. & 8 Lb. using pumpkin green PowerBait.

Hesperia Lake Park
7500 Arrowhead Lake Road
Hesperia, CA 92345
(760) 244-5951
www.HesperiaParks.com

Hesperia Lake Fishing Report 3-2-2021.pdfTyrone Williams.jpgGary Ayanian.jpgGilbert Gutierrez.jpgJoel Fritz.jpgJoel Lambert.jpgDerrell & Max.jpgSteven McNeal.jpgMichael Timmons.jpgJames Quiroz.jpgAlen Rice.jpgErik Avina.jpgNathan Maya.jpgTim Steward.jpg

 

 

 

HESPERIA LAKE FISHING REPORT 2/20/2021

• Date of fishing report:  2/20/21                                   
• Report completed by:  Anthony
• Dates covered on this fishing report:  2/16/21 – 2/20/21
• Best Bait:  Garlic Chartreuse PowerBait, Rainbow PowerBait, Mini Jigs, Minnows
• Weather conditions:  Nice days (approx. 64-73˚) and cool nights (approx. 41-48˚).  We’ve had many clear sunny days, along with some windy days.
• Water Temperature:  52˚; Water Level:  100% normal; Clarity:  Clear to about two feet from shore.
• Last Stock - Trout (1,000 LBS):  Thursday, 2/18/21
• Next Stock - Trout (1,000 LBS):  Thursday, 2/25/21
• Hatchery:  Mt. Lassen, Lassen Peak, CA (Trout)
• Average Size:  Most 1.5 – 2.5 pounds.  Several caught were in the 4-7 range.
• Top Spots of the Week:  North Shore, Drain, Finger Cove

CATCHES OF THE WEEK:

Jeffery Cottini, San Bernardino, reeled in a massive 10 Lb. trout using a mini jig on North Shore.

Quoc Nguyen, Anaheim, caught himself a nice 5 Lb. trout using Garlic Chartreuse PowerBait, also off North Shore.

Mike Woods, Victorville, landed an 8.1 Lb. trout using a Kastmaster off of North Shore.

Michael Loaiza, West Covina, got himself a 7 Lb. trout using Rainbow PowerBait on the North Shore.

Max Blomgren, San Marcos, caught a nice 7.5 Lb. trout using a mini jig at the Drain.

Johnny Montealegre, Hesperia, reeled in a 6.9 Lb. trout using a mini jig, also at the Drain.

Jeff caught a 6.2 Lb. trout using a sniper minnow off the North Shore.

Jesse Dixon, Adelanto, landed a 5.8 Lb. trout using a Sierra Slammer at the Finger Cove.

Joel Lambort, Hesperia, landed a beautiful 8 Lb. trout using a minnow at the Drain.

Hesperia Lake Park
7500 Arrowhead Lake Road
Hesperia, CA 92345
(760) 244-5951
www.HesperiaParks.com

Hesperia Lake Fishing Report, 2-20-2021.pdfJeffery Cottini.jpgQuoc Nguyen.jpgMike Woods.jpgMichael Loaiza.jpgMax Blomgren.jpgJohnny Montealegre.jpgJeff.jpgJesse Dixon.jpgJoel Lambort.jpg

 

 

HESPERIA LAKE FISHING REPORT 2/16/2021

• Date of fishing report:  2/16/21     
• Dates Covered on This Fishing Report:  2/8/21 – 2/16/21               
• Report completed by:  Anthony
• Best Bait:  Black and White Minnows, Garlic Chartreuse PowerBait, Rainbow PowerBait
• Weather Conditions:  Nice Days (approx. 61-72˚) and Cool Nights (approx. 43-52˚).  We’ve had many clear sunny days, along with some windy and rainy days.
• Water Temperature:  48˚; Water Level:  100% normal; Clarity:  Clear to about 2 feet from shore.
• Last stock Trout (1,000 LBS):  Thursday, 2/11/21
• Next stock Trout (1,000 LBS):  Thursday, 2/18/21
• Hatchery:  Mt. Lassen, Lassen Peak, CA (Trout)
• Average size:  Most 1.5 – 2.5 pounds.  Several caught were in the 3-7 range.
• Top Spots of the Week:  Drain, Finger Cove, North Shore

CATCHES OF THE WEEK:

Paul, Apple Valley, landed this beautiful, MONSTER 10.5 Lb. trout using a crappie jig at the Finger Cove. Nice catch!

Jeff Bauwin, Phelan, landed himself this nice 6.3 Lb. trout using a white jig over by the Finger Cove.

Doug, Corona, reeled in a solid 6 Lb. trout using a mini jig off Sandy Point.

Steve, Joshua Tree, caught a beautiful 7.5 Lb. trout using a white minnow over by the Drain.

Tim, Sunland, landed a HUGE 10 Lb. trout using a combo of mini jig with garlic scent over off East Shore toward the Drain.

Eli, Bell Gardens, pulled in a 6 Lb. trout using Cheese PowerBait on North Shore.

Victoria Sanchez, Rialto, caught her first fish using Garlic Rainbow PowerBait over on Northshore.  Nice Job!

Hesperia Lake Park
7500 Arrowhead Lake RoadHesperia, CA 92345
(760) 244-5951

 

Hesperia Lake Fishing Report 2-16-2021.pdfPaul.jpgJeff Bauwin.jpgDoug.jpgSteve.jpgTim.jpgEli.jpgVictoria Sanchez.jpg

 

 

 

WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR COURSE

Hesperia Recreation and Park District will be offering an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Course at Lime Street Park Community Center Pool, 16292 Lime Street, Hesperia.  Candidates must be 16 years of age or older by the last day of class.  The pre-course assessment will be Wednesday, April 21st after which, the top 10 candidates will be admitted into the class.  Participants must be pre-registered to participate.  The course fee is $135.00 per person.  A refund, pursuant to the District’s refund policy, will be issued for registered participants that do not successfully pass the pre-course swimming skills assessment.  Registration is available online only at HesperiaParks.com starting Monday, March 1st through Friday, April 16th.  Participants under 18 years of age must have a parent sign a participation waiver prior to the in-water assessment. 

For more information, please visit HesperiaParks.com.

WSI News Release 2021.pdfWSI_Postcard 2021.pdf

 

 

LIFEGUARD TRAINING COURSE, 2021

Hesperia Recreation and Park District will be offering an American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Course at Hesperia Recreation and Park District’s Pool, 16292 Lime Street, Hesperia.  Candidates must be 15 years of age or older.  The top 10 candidates will be admitted into the class after a pre-course assessment on Saturday, March 19th from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m.  Participants must be pre-registered to participate. 

The course fee is $180.00 per person.  A refund, pursuant to the District refund policy, will be given if not admitted into the class.  Registration is accepted online only at HesperiaParks.com starting Monday, February 22nd through Wednesday, March 17th at 3:00 p.m.  Participants under 18 years of age must have a parent sign a participation waiver prior to the in-water assessment.  For more information, please visit HesperiaParks.com or call (760) 244-5488.

Lifeguard Training News Release 2021.pdfLifeguard Training_Postcard 2020.pdf

 

 

LIME STREET PARK IMPROVEMENT PROJECT COMMUNITY MEETING

Hesperia, CA February 22, 2021 - The Hesperia Recreation and Park District will host the 6th and final Lime Street Park Improvement Project Meeting on February 22, 2021, at 5:30 PM. The meeting will be held virtually over GoToMeeting, to solicit feedback from community members on the District’s proposed project application to the CA Department of Parks and Recreation Statewide Parks Program (Round 4).

The District is soliciting input from local stakeholders, including community members, park users, neighbors, local athletic league participants and more on final park design.

Join on GoToMeeting: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/765469613

Or by phone at: +1 (646) 749-3122

Enter Access Code: 765-469-613

For additional information please contact General Manager Nicolas Chavez, at nchavez@hesperiaparks.com.

News Release_Lime Street Park Improvement Project Community Meeting.pdf
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HESPERIA LAKE FISHING REPORT 2/8/2021

•  Date of fishing report:  2/8/21
•  Dates covered on this fishing report:  2/2/21 – 2/8/21
•  Report completed by:  Anthony
•  Best Bait:  Garlic Chartreuse Power Bait, Black & White Minnows, Garlic Rainbow Power Bait                      •  Weather conditions:  Nice Days (approx. 73-81˚) and Cool nights (approx. 40-50˚).  We’ve had many clear sunny days, along with some windy days.
•  Water Temperature:  49˚; Water Level:  100% normal; Clarity:  Clear to about 2 feet from shore
•  Last stock Trout (1,000 LBS):  Thursday, 2/4/21
•  Next stock Trout (1,000 LBS):  Thursday, 2/11/21
•  Hatchery:  Mt. Lassen, Lassen Peak, CA (Trout)
•  Average size:  Most 1.5 – 2.5 pounds.  Several caught were in the 2-4 range.
•  Top Spots of the Week:  North Shore, Finger Cove, Drain

CATCHES OF THE WEEK:

Brian, Lancaster, caught himself a nice 9 Lb. trout using a yellow minnow at the North Shore.

Roger, Pomona, reeled in a nice 8.25 Lb. trout using Sherbet PowerBait with garlic spray, also on North Shore.

Javier Leon, Hesperia, landed a beautiful 8 Lb. trout using Chartreuse PowerBait.

Angel, Hesperia, caught his first ever fish on Sandy Point using Orange PowerBait.  Great Job!

Alannah also caught her first ever fish weighing in at 2.35 Lb. using Yellow PowerBait at Sandy Point.  Way to go!

Charles McMillian, Fontana, pulled in a 5.5 Lb. catfish using nightcrawlers on Grassy Bank.

Able Mejia, Corona, reeled in a 5 Lb. trout using a mini jig over at the Finger Cove.

Ben Caporale, Hesperia, pulled in a solid 5.6 Lb. trout using a white minnow on North Shore.

Hesperia Lake Park Fishing Report 2-8-2021.pdfBrian.jpgRoger.jpgJavier Leon.jpgAngel.jpgAlannah.jpgCharles McMillian.jpgAbel Meji.jpgBen Caporale.jpg

 

 

HESPERIA LAKE FISHING REPORT 2/2/2021

• Date of fishing report:  2/2/21
• Dates covered on this fishing report:  1/26/21 – 2/2/21
• Report completed by:  Anthony 
• Best Bait:  Night Crawlers, Black & White Minnows, Garlic Rainbow, PowerBait
• Weather conditions:  Nice days (approx. 57-65˚) and cool nights (approx. 37-45˚).  We’ve had many clear sunny days, along with some windy days.
• Water Temperature:  44˚, Water Level:  100% normal, Clarity:  Clear to about 2 feet from shore.
• Last stock Trout (1,000 LBS):  Thursday, 1/28/21
• Next stock Trout (1,000 LBS):  Thursday, 2/4/21
• Hatchery:  Mt. Lassen, Lassen Peak, CA (Trout) 
• Average size:  Most 1.5 – 2.5 pounds.  Several caught were in the 2-4 range.
• Top Spots of the Week:  North Shore, Finger Cove, Drain

CATCHES OF THE WEEK:

Charlie from Rialto pulled in a beautiful looking 7.5 Lb trout using Garlic Rainbow PowerBait over off Sandy Point.

Tony from Hesperia reeled in a nice 6.5 Lb. catfish using mackerel, also on Sandy Point.

Hesperia Lake Park
7500 Arrowhead Lake Road
Hesperia, CA 92345
(760) 244-5951
www.HesperiaParks.com

HESPERIA LAKE FISHING REPORT 2-2-2021.pdfCharlie.jpgTony.jpg

 

 

RICK NOVACK HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP REMINDER
Piggy bank with a graduation cap and diploma

Time is running out for graduating seniors to apply for the Hesperia Area Recreation District Foundation (HARD Foundation) Rick Novack High School scholarship worth $500.00.  Only five scholarships will be awarded (students limited to one scholarship) to students from the following high schools:

Canyon Ridge High School
Hesperia Christian School
Hesperia High School
Mojave High School
Oak Hills High School
Shadow Ridge School
Sultana High School 

The HARD Foundation is looking for graduating seniors with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 or above with an interest to major in recreation, education, sports, or related studies.

This year students can complete the application directly on HesperiaParks.com.  Also posted online are the procedures, qualifications, and requirements for the scholarship.

The application deadline is Wednesday, February 17, 2021, by 4:00 p.m.  Incomplete applications will NOT be considered.  Transcripts may be submitted with the application or emailed directly by email.

If you have any questions about the application process or the Rick Novack Scholarship in general please feel free to contact Sarah Hauser via email at shauser@Hesperiaparks.com or at (760) 244-5488.

Rick Novack Scholarship News Release Reminder.pdf

 

 

HESPERIA LAKE FISHING REPORT 1/26/2021

• Date of fishing report:  1/26/21      
• Dates covered on this fishing report:  1/18/21 – 1/26/21         
• Report completed by:  Anthony  
• Best Bait:  Garlic Rainbow Power Bait, Night Crawlers, Black & White Minnows
• Weather conditions:  Cold days (approx. 50-54˚) and cold nights (approx. 34-39˚). We’ve had many clear sunny days, along with some windy and snowy days.
• Water Temperature:  42˚, Water Level:  100% normal, Clarity:  Clear to about 2 feet from shore.
• Last stock Trout (1,000 Lb.):  Thursday, 1/21/21
• Next stock Trout (1,000 Lb.):  Thursday, 1/28/21
• Hatchery:  Mt. Lassen, Lassen Peak, CA (Trout)
• Average size:  Most 1.5 – 2.5 pounds.  Several caught were in the 2-4 range.
• Top Spots of the Week:  North Shore, Finger Cove, Drain

CATCHES OF THE WEEK:

Brian Frandson, Apple Valley, with yet another appearance on the report, this time reeling in a solid 7 Lb. CATFISH using the M&M Combo over by Catfish Cove.

Eddie, Covina, landed his limit of trout using yellow and white minnows over on North Shore.  Great day, Eddie!

Hesperia Lake Fishing Report, 1-26-2021.pdfBrain Frandson.jpgEddie.jpg

 

 

 

HESPERIA LAKE FISHING REPORT 1/18/21

• Date of fishing report: 1/18/21                                          
• Dates covered on this fishing report: 1/11/21 – 1/18/21
• Report completed by: Anthony
• Best Bait: Garlic Rainbow PowerBait, Salmon Peach PowerBait, Black & White Minnows
• Weather conditions:  Nice days (approx. 72-84˚) and Cool nights (approx. 48-57˚). We’ve had many clear sunny days, along with some windy days.
• Water Temperature: 49˚, Water Level: 100% normal, Clarity: Clear to about 2 feet from shore.
• Last stock Trout (1,000 LBS): Thursday, 1/14/21
• Next stock Trout (1,000 LBS): Thursday, 1/21/21
• Hatchery: Mt. Lassen, Lassen Peak, CA (Trout)
• Average size: Most 1.5 – 2.5 pounds.  Several caught were in the 2-4 range.
• Top Spots of the Week: North Shore, Finger Cove, Drain

CATCHES OF THE WEEK:

Ben Caporale, Hesperia, landed this BEAUTIFUL 6.5 Lb. trout using Garlic Rainbow PowerBait over on North Shore.

Eric Gutierrez, Brea, caught himself a 2.8 Lb. trout using a plastic jig worm on the North Shore.

Aaleya, Victorville, had a nice day of fishing landing this nice stringer of trout using Garlic Rainbow PowerBait at the Finger Cove. Great Job!!

Robert Carillo, Hesperia, reeled in a solid 6.4 Lb. trout using Salmon Velveeta Cheese, also on North Shore.

Sergio Salcedo, Fontana, caught himself a sold 3 Lb. trout using Garlic Rainbow PowerBait at the Grassy Bank.

Hesperia Lake Fishing Report, 1-18-2021.pdfBen Caporale.jpgAaleya.jpgEric Gutierrez.jpgRobert Carillo.jpgSergio Salcedo.jpg

 

 

 

 HESPERIA LAKE FISHING REPORT 1/11/21

• Date of fishing report:  1/11/21                                   
• Report completed by:  Anthony
• Dates covered on this fishing report:  12/16/20 – 1/11/21            
• Best Bait:  Garlic Rainbow PowerBait, Salmon Peach PowerBait, Black & White Minnows
• Weather conditions:  Cool days (approx. 51-58˚) and cold nights (approx. 35-42˚). We’ve had many clear sunny days, along with some windy days.
• Water Temperature:  44˚, Water Level:  100% normal, Clarity:  Clear to about two feet from shore.
• Last stock Trout (1,000 LBS):  Thursday, 1/7/21
• Next stock Trout (1,000 LBS):  Thursday, 1/14/21
• Hatchery:  Mt. Lassen, Lassen Peak, CA (Trout)
• Average size:  Most 1.5 – 2.5 pounds.  Several caught were in the 2-4 range.
• Top Spots of the Week:  Drain, Finger Cove, North Shore

CATCHES OF THE WEEK:

Douglas Seifert, Lancaster, reeled in a 7.8 Lb. trout using garlic PowerBait over by Catfish Cove.

Michael Pulicari, Rancho Cucamonga, landed a beautiful 9 Lb. trout using a sniper yellow jig over at the Finger Cove.

Matthew McIntosh, Hesperia, reeled in a solid 6.8 Lb. trout using a black minnow at the Drain.

Julian Hernandez, Victorville, caught himself a nice 7.5 Lb. trout using garlic rainbow PowerBait over on East Shore. Excellent job young man! 

Jason Cervantes, Ontario, pulled in a 6 Lb. trout using garlic PowerBait over by Grassy Bank.

Joe Houston, Highland, reeled in a solid 6.5 Lb. trout using garlic chartreuse PowerBait over by Grassy Bank.

Romeo, San Bernardino, pulled in this wonderful 4.5 Lb. trout using salmon peach PowerBait over on North Shore. Nice catch!

Steven McNeal, Joshua Tree, landed a beautiful 6.10 Lb. trout using a shad colored minnow over at the Drain.

Luciano Hernandez, Fontana, caught himself a 3.8 Lb. trout using salmon peach PowerBait at the Inlet.

Carlos Rodriguez & Jonathan Rodriguez had a nice day of fishing catching three nice-looking trout using jigs and garlic rainbow PowerBait on the East Shore.

Carlos Rodriguez & Jonathan Rodriguez had a nice day of fishing catching three nice-looking trout using jigs and garlic rainbow PowerBait on the East Shore.

HESPERIA LAKE FISHING REPORT, 1-11-2021.pdfDouglas Seifert.jpgMichael Pulicari.jpgMatthew Mcintosh.jpgJason Carvantes.jpgJulian Hernandez.jpgJoe Houston.jpgRomeo.jpgSteven McNeal.jpgLuciano Hernandez.jpgCarlos and Jonathan Rodriguez.jpg

 

 

 

Rick Novack High School Scholarship 2021

The Hesperia Area Recreation District Foundation (HARD Foundation) is offering five, $500 Rick Novack High School scholarships (students limited to one scholarship) to graduating seniors from the following high schools:

The Hesperia Area Recreation District Foundation (HARD Foundation) is offering five, $500 Rick Novack High School scholarships (students limited to one scholarship) to graduating seniors from the following high schools:

Canyon Ridge High School

Hesperia Christian School

Hesperia High School

Mojave High School

Oak Hills High School

Shadow Ridge School

Sultana High School

The HARD Foundation is looking for graduating seniors with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 or above with an interest to major in recreation, education, sports, or related studies.

This year students can complete the application directly on HesperiaParks.com.  There is no need to download the application and email it.  Also posted online are the procedures, qualifications, and requirements for the scholarship.

The application deadline is Wednesday, February 17, 2021, by 4:00 p.m.  Incomplete applications will NOT be considered.  Transcripts may be submitted with the application or emailed directly to the email address below.

Please share this information with your graduating seniors!

If you have any questions about the application process or the Rick Novack Scholarship in general please feel free to contact Sarah Hauser via email at shauser@Hesperiaparks.com or at (760) 244-5488.

If you have any questions about the application process or the Rick Novack Scholarship in general please feel free to contact Sarah Hauser via email at shauser@Hesperiaparks.com or at (760) 244-5488.