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San Gabriel Steps in Circleville #14602157 01/19/23 06:51 PM
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It has been a couple years since I have been to the "Steps" for the annual white/sand bass run. With the weather being as warm as it has been, has anyone been there and had any luck yet?

Re: San Gabriel Steps in Circleville [Re: jas_mart] #14602196 01/19/23 08:02 PM
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Check page 530 under the Bank Fishing> Somerville thread.

Re: San Gabriel Steps in Circleville [Re: Cvillemudcat] #14602270 01/19/23 09:19 PM
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Originally Posted by Cvillemudcat
Check page 530 under the Bank Fishing> Somerville thread.

thumb thumb I'll be done there tomorrow, hopefully around noonish, with some live river-minnows to soak, while I'm practicing my new/used fly rod+reel wink clap

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Re: San Gabriel Steps in Circleville [Re: jas_mart] #14602336 01/19/23 10:23 PM
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I have been the last 3 Sundays. I caught 15, 13 and12 on the 3 trips. Almost all of them were undersized. It's setting up for a good run.

Re: San Gabriel Steps in Circleville [Re: J-Moe] #14603164 01/20/23 07:11 PM
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No river minnows, a little later getting here than I had wanted,
Cooler and overcast, but will give it try thumb
And can't catch anything, without a line in the water๐Ÿ˜‰

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Re: San Gabriel Steps in Circleville [Re: FISHINGFOOL40] #14603326 01/20/23 09:54 PM
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No whites, but at least didn't get skunked wink
And no luck finding river minnows,
but least got about a dozen small gizzard shad,
For catfish bait, for the lake woot And water looked better than expected, just need a little more rain with some warmer temps, it should be on like donkey kong clap fish

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Re: San Gabriel Steps in Circleville [Re: jas_mart] #14604116 01/21/23 10:58 PM
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Heck of lot more water than I expected to see. Dry as a popcorn fart up here in Killeen.

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Originally Posted by Bones72
Heck of lot more water than I expected to see. Dry as a popcorn fart up here in Killeen.

thumb roflmao yes, more water than I had expected, for sure thumb


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Re: San Gabriel Steps in Circleville [Re: jas_mart] #14619096 02/03/23 02:44 PM
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The lake is currently over pool and rising. Give it a few days after this rain to clear up and there will be plenty of water and flow.


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I went to the Steps this morning. It was like a war zone with trees and tree limbs broken or fallen everywhere. The Steps were actually blocked off so I had to walk down the other path. The water was up and flowing good. The BP was still up around 30.45 and the fish weren't cooperating. Nobody caught anything. Even people using minnows. I also checked on Willis creek. It was still low with little flow.

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Originally Posted by J-Moe
I went to the Steps this morning. It was like a war zone with trees and tree limbs broken or fallen everywhere. The Steps were actually blocked off so I had to walk down the other path. The water was up and flowing good. The BP was still up around 30.45 and the fish weren't cooperating. Nobody caught anything. Even people using minnows. I also checked on Willis creek. It was still low with little flow.

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