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Floating Free: A bass fisherman uses a float tube to paddle about among the drowned trees and brush at the Tonto Creek inlet to Roosevelt Lake. With the lake at record levels, the submerged brush and trees are providing nutrients and cover for bass likely making Roosevelt one of the best bass fishing lakes in the country for the next several years.

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Weekly fishing report

The following report on fishing conditions at Rim Country lakes and streams is based on information compiled by Rory Aikins and published on the Arizona Game and Fish Department Web site for this week.


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