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Tapps Fishing Reports

By: kevinb
Posted: 6/24/2013
Species: Tiger Muskie
Rating: 3
Fished: 6/23/2013
Hot Spots: 0
On the water around 12:30 with buddies muskyhunter and Ryan. Began finding active fish shortly thereafter. Most active spots we found were in or near weed beds close to deep water. Had multiple follow...
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Posted: 6/15/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 2
Fished: 6/15/2013
Hot Spots: 0
Started out with the usual dock fishing 6am. Caught 1 dink right away on a senko. Went 2 more hours without a bite. Then another dink on a dock, Carolina rig. Had another hit 15 min later around 9am r...
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Posted: 6/14/2013
Species: Tiger Muskie
Rating: 3
Fished: 6/14/2013
Hot Spots: 3
Well, Muskyhunter, you should be proud of yourself. I did what you suggested. I went fishing for muskies. Never touched a smallmouth, but Lord I found some muskies. Went back to the east side of Snag ...
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Posted: 6/13/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 2
Fished: 6/13/2013
Hot Spots: 0
Went to Tapps this morning. Tough fishing. Still no fish out on the main lake humps and ridges. Never caught or saw a fish shallow. Ended up catching 5 out on steep dropping shorlelines in between 18 ...
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Posted: 6/5/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 2
Fished: 6/4/2013
Hot Spots: 0
Went to Lake Tapps. Sunny skies and flat water. Nice. I wish I could say the same for the bass fishing. Lake Tapps is in that terrible transition period which happens every year about this time. Most ...
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Posted: 6/4/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 3
Fished: 6/3/2013
Hot Spots: 0
Second time fishing this lake. Unfortunately my boy couldnt go this time. Got to the lake around 3pm and started fishing some docks. Caught one on a jig maybe 10ft of water that went a pound and a hal...
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By: nx7k
Posted: 6/2/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 3
Fished: 6/1/2013
Hot Spots: 0
Went to Lake Tapps with my friend bob, over here from East Wenatchee. We had a blast. The fishing was okay. Smallmouth have spawned and were scattered. No real pattern to the fishing. We would ca...
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By: motodmast
Posted: 6/2/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 3
Fished: 6/2/2013
Hot Spots: 0
It was n ok day out on Tapps, seen lots of other bass boats out there, fish are kinda in a post spawn mode.. ended up with 6 smallies, none bigger than 2lb, and also managed to hook and net a 30"ish t...
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Posted: 5/25/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 2
Fished: 5/24/2013
Hot Spots: 0
Headed to tapps with my son. First time on the water at this lake. He's fallen in love with bass fishing so I've been tryin to find him some! We had to fish on and off through the rain down pour whic...
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By: SS minnow
Posted: 5/23/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 4
Fished: 5/22/2013
Hot Spots: 3
Hit tapps lastnight around 3pm and had a blast cought 7 smallies almost all most of them about 1-3 lbs and 9 rockbass.The smallies are acting odd there still spread out from point to point or dock to...
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By: KevinS
Posted: 5/20/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/19/2013
Hot Spots: 0
Spent the day on Lake Tapps. Caught 5 SMB, the largest was just over 12" (photo) in about 12 foot depth. Had other hits but failed to get a hook set. Used a green tube and a green senko to get resu...
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By: SS minnow
Posted: 5/20/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 4
Fished: 5/18/2013
Hot Spots: 3
cought 12 smallies any where frome the 1-3 lb region and one 4lb largmouth...The fish are kinda spread out so find the fish and stick to that general area where you found em and sucsess should be had....
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By: b.gagne22
Posted: 5/16/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 2
Fished: 5/16/2013
Hot Spots: 2
Was on the lake early again today. A little tougher than yesterday, but still managed to catch three smallmouth, two of which were 2-3 lbs. Overall a good day, better than being at work.
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Posted: 5/16/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 4
Fished: 5/16/2013
Hot Spots: 0
Back to Lake Tapps, and, as usual, still kicking out smallies. Decided to try some locations I had never fished before with little success. Ended up going back to my old haunts, catching 12 with half ...
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By: b.gagne22
Posted: 5/15/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 4
Fished: 5/15/2013
Hot Spots: 3
fished from North boat launch from 6 until just after noon, and considering I have never fished this lake I think the 13 I caught today would be considered a great day. After fumbling around in some s...
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Posted: 5/15/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/15/2013
Hot Spots: 1
Because of a promise to watch my grand urcants, sorry, grandkids, I was only able to go out for a couple hours. Because my time was limited I went straight to the point across the lake to the left, a...
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Posted: 5/14/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 4
Fished: 5/14/2013
Hot Spots: 0
Fished from 6:30 till 11:30. Had a very good day. Caught 16 smallmouth with over half of them over two pounds, and one 3-2. Only caught two dinks. All caught on my home-made 4 inch straight worms in w...
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By: nx7k
Posted: 5/13/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 4
Fished: 5/11/2013
Hot Spots: 0
Went to Lake Tapps with a new friend from the BAss Club. We had a good morning. Started off slow but after about 45 minutes it heated up good. We caught about 30 SMB with ten being over 2 lbs and p...
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By: nx7k
Posted: 5/13/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 4
Fished: 5/10/2013
Hot Spots: 0
Met up with RickyDBasser and we hit Tapps at about 6am. Fishing started off kinda slow but was pretty good a little later. We finished with about 25 SMB caught mostly 1 lb to 3 lb range. Rick hooke...
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Posted: 5/13/2013
Species: Tiger Muskie
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/11/2013
Hot Spots: 0
Went to Tapps Saturday in my buddy's bassboat. Of course we were fishing for smallies. And then it happened. While fishing a swimbait I got a tic and set the hook. Early in the fight I thought to myse...
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By: kevinb
Posted: 5/12/2013
Species: Tiger Muskie
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/11/2013
Hot Spots: 0
On the water around 6:30 with my buddy Ryan. Had a pretty good day fishing slightly deeper water(approx. 20 feet) went 4/5 with muskies in the net and a few follows.Most of the fish were smaller but d...
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By: waflyboy
Posted: 5/12/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/11/2013
Hot Spots: 0
Howdy! Been watching this site for a while and finally decided to post a report: Arrived at the North park ramp around 6am on Saturday. I think there was a tournament going on, because the ramp w...
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Posted: 5/11/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/11/2013
Hot Spots: 0
Hit the lake this morning with a buddy... good times caught a dozen smallies, all averaging 2 lbs... seen some much bigger fish just couldn't get them to bite... A few were caught off there beds w...
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Posted: 5/9/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/9/2013
Hot Spots: 0
Fished Tapps from 6:30 till 10:00. Tried a new area first without success. Went back to the same area I've been pounding for the last four days. Caught six, with one being my biggest smallmouth so far...
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Posted: 5/8/2013
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 4
Fished: 5/8/2013
Hot Spots: 0
Fished from 6:30 till only 10:30 because of prior appointment. But a great four hours. Caught 20 smallmouth. None that would go 3 lbs, but only a couple dinks. Most caught on a weightless Stick-0, wit...
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