Spray Lakes Reservoir Fishing Reports & Feedback

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by Artemis on Nov. 24, 2021

Has anyone been out to Spray Lakes Reservoir recently to see if there is any ice on the lake yet??? Thank you for your reply.

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by FishFinder-Alex on Jul. 9, 2021

Great day yesterday. Caught our limits in 40 minutes. all size approx 18 inches, the biggest was 23 inches.

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by scordz on Jun. 20, 2021

Great day.Caught 6 Lakers between the two of us in about 2 hours.

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by 43yroldrookieangler on Jun. 13, 2021

Had the zodiac out on Spray today with the family. Didn't catch anything. It was stupid windy and very hard to enjoy! Seems to me that the reservoir is extremely low. Will try again on another weekend and hope it's not windy.

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by scordz on Jun. 2, 2021

Hi ipaddle,ice is off at spray.Water levels are still a little low for a large boat.

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by Ipaddle on May. 31, 2021

It's end of May. Is the Ice off of Spray Lake to paddle and fish? Thanks

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by scordz on May. 28, 2021

Hi Blackhawks,smelt is allowed as bait and is your best bet.Make sure they are not minnows as that will result in a fine.

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by Blackhawks on May. 26, 2021

Hello lads and lassies! I want to take the kids out there in mid-June to camp and fish out of a canoe. Any pros out there with advice on where to fish and what bait to use? I understand that live fish bait is not allowed. Anyone have any luck with worms? Any advice would be very much appreciated!

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by Blackhawks on May. 26, 2021

Hello lads and lassies! I want to take the kids out here to camp and fish out of a canoe. Any pros out there with advice on where to fish and what bait to use? I understand that live fish bait is not allowed. Anyone have any luck with worms? Any advice would be very much appreciated!

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by Brown fish on May. 26, 2021

Any update about ice thickness

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by Artemis on May. 6, 2021

May 6, 2021. Ice thickness 20" - 24" with a few inches of snow on the surface at the middle of lake. Water level seems to be lower than last time I was there. Beautiful day with a light breeze, no jacket required. Fish biting and lost a couple, but managed to land '3' lake trout. Did not see anyone else on the lake today.

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by Artemis on Apr. 22, 2021

April 16, 2021. Ice thickness still over 30" at the middle of the lake. No wind, blue sky and beautiful day. Slow day, only had a few bites and landed '2' lake trout.

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by Artemis on Apr. 7, 2021

Scordz: About 3.5 km south from Driftwood Boat Launch. Was there yesterday and caught '2' lake trout. Ice out in center of reservoir was still 30"+. Water depth between 63' - 65'.

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by scordz on Mar. 20, 2021

Hi Artimis,where abouts were you on the lake?

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by Artemis on Mar. 18, 2021

Weather was clear, light breeze and sunny. Ice thickness was about 25"-30". Water depth 65-78 ft. Caught limit of lake trout, largest was 15 1/2". Great day on the lake.

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by RussG on Feb. 28, 2021

Fished for a few hours opposite of boat launch in 63" of water. 3.5' of ice. Maybe one nibble. Close to a foot of snow makes for hard walking.

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by Artemis on Jan. 25, 2021

January 21, 2021. Ice about 18" thick. Depth in area was 65 feet about 1 km south of boat launch to middle of the lake. Landed '2' small lake trout but released them.

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by Airdriewheels on Jan. 9, 2021

Was out today from 8am to 4pm. Only one laker bite in 90 ft of water. Quite a few fish on the fish finder but they didn't seem interested in anything we were offering. Went closer to shore at around noon to try for whitefish. Couple nibbles but nothing landed. Tons of people out on the ice. Not sure how successful anyone else was.

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by Zombarak on Dec. 21, 2020

Excellent day today, fished at 106ft of water and caught my limit in an hour me and my friend. Ice thickness was just under 10 inches .

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by Moo on Dec. 19, 2020

Was out on Dec.16 (6-7 in of ice)... fished near the cliffs in 80 FOW. Was looking for the big lakers. Caught 2 lakers. Lots of fish on the camera.

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by Zombarak on Dec. 17, 2020

How thick is the ice, i am planning to go this weekend?

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by Bacau_Ro on Dec. 12, 2020

Onting i was out in 70 feet deep of water straight out from the driftwood boat launch walk straight in the middle of the lake

by onting on Dec. 9, 2020

How far are you from shore and how deep? Planning to give a try this weekend. Thanks

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by Bacau_Ro on Dec. 2, 2020

Was out yesterday. Caught 1 laker & 1 whitefish. Ice thickness at the start of the lake is 6 inches and further south at driftwood is sketchy 3 inches lots of fish on the sonar

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by wojti7 on Nov. 16, 2020

Hey guys ! How is the ice on spray ?? Ready to go ?

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by scordz on Aug. 1, 2020

Biting well yesterday.Caught our limit in just over an hour

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by scordz on Jul. 30, 2020

Fishing was slow between the 15th and 25th but has picked up a bit.We caught our limit yesterday.

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by Al63 on Jul. 25, 2020

Spent the day shore fishing. Driftwood and Sparrowhawk. No bites. No sign of fish.

by Lost dog on Jul. 13, 2020

A HotSpot Marker was added for Spray Lakes Reservoir
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by Bob5475 on Jul. 4, 2020

I did shore fishing there but not successful! any hot spot or idea? Thanks

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by LilyE on Jun. 26, 2020

Hey

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by FishFinder-Alex on Jun. 24, 2020

Caught 4 in 2 hours. average 16 inch and 1.5 lbs.

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by scordz on Jun. 23, 2020

Caught 9 good size lakers between the 3 of us. https://twitter.com/scordz/status/1275497031419621376?s=21

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by FishFinder-Alex on Jun. 16, 2020

Used white tube and smelt today. Vert slow. Caught 2 in 4 hours.

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by scordz on Jun. 16, 2020

Hi Bob I took the boat out.caught on smelt and green powerbait

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by Bob5475 on Jun. 15, 2020

HI scordz, Did you fish on the boat or Shore? Did you use bait?

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by scordz on Jun. 15, 2020

Caught 5 between me and my dad.tons of bites but the weather turned and had to call it a day.will head back this weekend

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by FishFinder-Alex on Jun. 15, 2020

Thank you sir, how was fishing?

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by scordz on Jun. 13, 2020

Hi Fishfinder was out yesterday and water levels were fine to launch my 18 foot boat

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by FishFinder-Alex on Jun. 12, 2020

Hi guys, how is water level at spray? Is it ok to take my boat next week?

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by scordz on Jun. 9, 2020

Messages always get caught off on this thing.i didnt catch that lunker.Wish I did :)

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by scordz on Jun. 9, 2020

My messages always get caught off.I didn

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by Zombarak on Jun. 9, 2020

Wow thats amazing, you sre probably the one the fish and wild life officer told me about. Was it 21lbs?

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by scordz on Jun. 8, 2020

Below is a link the the laker caught at Spray in March.Insane

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by scordz on Jun. 8, 2020

https://twitter.com/scordz/status/1270020862964457474?s=21

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by scordz on Jun. 8, 2020

Hi zombarak

by Zombarak on Jun. 7, 2020

A fish and wild life officer stopped by and mentioned to me that she seen a guy pull a 21lb laker during this past ice fishing season, thats crazy i would love to see a picture

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by Zombarak on Jun. 7, 2020

What an amazing weekend it was, I caught my record laker at Spay, almost 7lbs. Caught it from shore on a smelt. I still suck at catching whites there but next time i will try LGLG tricks. Good luck to you all.

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by LGLG on Jun. 6, 2020

Hello Bob5475, recent years I did not use any bait just the size 10 wired worm as I can get the white anyway. Early years tried a tiny bit of cut shrimp worked well, stopped using that as I feel once the white comes it will bite anyway plus using real bait causing more damage to the fish for fish you don’t want to keep. If you bring small children want them have fun for sure using some bait will always be good as fish tend to swallow it more vs a bare hook. Bait fish not allowed. Never tried with real worms but guess will work well.

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by Bob5475 on Jun. 3, 2020

sorry for typo! Hi LGLG thanks for sharing your experience and the tips. Do we need to add worm or other baits to the hook?

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