P E L L A V I S I T O R S G U I D E 41 NORTHERN PIKE Fish in the Tailwater areas and use large lures with lots of flash such as spoons or crankbaits and a fast retrieve. Floating jigs with chubs or large minnows are effective in the spring. CRAPPIE Fish around underwater structures, brushy areas, Roberts Creek viaduct, near bridge pilings at the upper end of the lake, and the Whitebreast Creek shallows prior to spawning. Use jigs and minnows for bait. LARGEMOUTH BASS Fish the rocks around the Marina point, the face of the dam among the rocks and off of the old Wallashuck boat ramp. FLATHEAD CATFISH Fish with small sunfish under cut banks and holes on the river after dark.crank baits can provide fast action. WALLEYE Fish along the old river channel where the water depth drops off and along the face of the dam where sand rock meets mud and grass. Also fish the river during cold weather months. Back trolling crank baits can provide fast action. WHITE BASS Fish the Whitebreast Creek shallows during spawning. In August there is a two-week time period when they are extremely easy to catch at locations like Marina point, Whitebreast point and any rocky shoreline. During other times of the year fish in the tailwater areas below the dam. Use 1/4, 1/8 or 1/16 oz. white and or yellow jigs in tandem for bait. CHANNEL CATFISH Fish areas just above cut banks, snags, rocks and other submerged structures on the lake and in the river. Use cut bait or dead minnows during late winter and spring and use a prepared stink bait during the summer months when the lake is stable or rising. TYPES OF FISH AT LAKE RED ROCK FISHING HOT SPOTS P E L L A R E C R E A T I O N G U I D E 41