Trophy Trout of 2012
Fish Story Lori Carnahan from Rancho Mirage, CA with a 3lb 12oz Rainbow caught at South Lake
David James with four beautiful Rainbows that averaged over 2lbs each, the stringer weighing 9lbs.
Wes Wright of Fullerton, CA with a 4.37lb toad caught on the troll using a mira-shad lure at the rock slide.
Adrien Becerra from Ontario, CA caught this 3.5lb beauty on a jig at South Lake.
Kimberly Dodder of Yucaipa, CA pulled the trifecta with fish weighing 2lbs, 2.5lbs and 3.25lbs all on mini-jigs at South Lake.
Bishop local Wes French with a strong 3lber caught at South Lake using a pink trout worm.
John Cancilla of Newport Beach, CA with a beautiful 22.5" Raimbow that weighed in at 6.5lbs caught on the fly with a black matuka.
4.37lb Rainbow caught at South Lake near the island by Parchers Resort & South Lake Landing GM Jared Smith using a grasshopper pattern Sierra Slammer jig.
Keith Lenninger from Canyon Lake, CA with a 4.25lb Alper caught at the island channel on powerbait.
Sean Schulgen from Tehachapi, ca with a 2.5lber on a worm at South Lake
Wayne from Hemet with a 3.04lb 'bow caugth on crawlers at the dam at South Lake.
Natalie Malone of Santa Clarita with a 5.07lb rainbow caught at South Lake using the Sierra Slammers grasshopper jig and a baby brookie trout worm trailer.
Leanna Bush of Temecula, CA with a 4.62lber caught using garlic powerbait
Gary Hutton of Bakersfield with a solid 5lber.
Manda James with a 3.5lb rainbow from South Lake caught using a nightcrawler at Phantom's Throne.
Samantha Wurzbacher from Simi Valley, CA hoisting her family's haul from North Lake using powerbait.
Jeff Bedell from Orange, CA with a solid 4lber out of South Lake
Matt Ruppell of Bishop, CA with a solid 4lb 8oz Rainbow caught at South Lake using a red/white mini-jig.
Bobby Gasaway of Yucaipa, CA had a great week scoring fishing weighing 3lbs 9oz early in the week and then a 4lb 7oz fish on Friday, both caught at South Lake on Garlic Powerbait.
Mike Goodwin with a 5lb 8oz trophy caught at South Lake
Artin Minassi with a solid 4lber caught at South Lake
Isabella Davis and family with an estimated 3lb Rainbow caught on Salmon Peach Powerbait at South Lake.
Tim Love with a 4lb 'bow caught at South Lake
Dan Rollins of Santa Clarita, CA with a 4lber he caught and released at the Rock Slide using a Sierra Slammer jig.
Dave Finkelstein from Orange County with a 4lb 1oz 'bow caught using a mini-jig.
Ashleigh Correa from Orange County with a healthy 5lber caught and released at South Lake near Buck Tuck Cove.
Tim Carnahan of Sky Valley,CA with a 6lb 7oz beauty caught at South Lake trolling a CD 7 Rapala.
"Fish Story Lori" Carnahan with a 4lb 8oz trophy 'bow caught using a Grasshopper mini-jig
Mike Ashworth of Temecula with a 4lb 8oz Alper caught using a Thomas Bouyant
The Ichino family from Pasadena, CA with a 4.3lb Rainbow caught using an orange powerworm in the island channel at South Lake
Matt Ruppell of Bishop, CA with a 9lb 6oz 'bow caught at South Lake using a mini-jig.
Keith Marshall Jr. from San Bernadino, CA with a 4.14lb Alper caught on Chartruese Powerbait.
Keith Marshall Sr. of San Bernadino, CA with a thick 5.2lb Rainbow caught using Chartruese Powerbait.
Greg Mareno of Thousand Oaks, CA with a 4.5lb rainbow caught at Buck Tucker Cove at South Lake using a pink mini-jig.
Josh Lowe of Mt. Baldy, CA with a gorgeous 9lb 8oz Rainbow caught at South Lake using a grasshopper Trout Trap.
Ryan Mitchell with a gorgeous 3lb 8oz Rainbow caught at South Lake.
Max Umland from Pasadena with a 4lb 8oz ‘bow caught at South Lake on corn Powerbait
Parchers Resort staffer Krisdina Karady with a beautifully colored rainbows that weighed aproximately 2lbs that she caught and released as South Lake using a mini-jig.
Ron Johnson with a solid 4lb rainbow caught on a pink mini-jig at South Lake
Lee Hobson with a 3lb 1oz trout caught on a pink mini-jig at South Lake while on a guided fishing trip.
Mike Martinez from Moreno Valley, CA with a 5lb even Alper caught using a pumpkin pepper
Kurt Bachmeyer of Temecula, CA with a 9lb 15oz monster out of South Lake on May 17th, 2012 with a Kastmaster
South Lake staffer Brett Powell from San Antonio, TX caught and released this gorgeous 5lb Rainbow on South Lake at the Rock Slide using a Lip Ripperz jig with a pink/white Lip Ripperz trout worm trailer.
Tina Townsend of Temecula, CA with a 4.38lb Rainbow from South Lake
Matt Ruppell of Bishop, CA with the stringer of the week - all fish between 1.5 and 5lbs caught at South Lake using mini-jigs tipped with a piece of nightcrawler.
Andre Nersesian with a 5.50lb trophy caught from South Lake at the Rock Slide on a mini-jig.
Matt Ruppell of Bishop with a 6.7lb 'bow caught using a mini-jig at South Lake
Rocky Wilkerson of Riverside with a solid 4.8lb trophy caught using a mini-jig at South Lake.
Ty Taylor of Torrance, CA with a 4.8lb Rainbow caught at SOuth Lake using a Thomas Bouyant.
Dan Fernandez from Norwalk with a chunky 4.7lb rainbow caught at South Lake using a mini-jig on 5/20/12
Thomas Smith from Bakersfield, CA with a 3 1/2lb Rainbow caught using a Red/Gold Thomas Bouyant at South Lake.
Artin Minassi with 7lb 14oz and 6lb 10oz trophy fish (left) and Andre Neresian with a pair in the 2 to 3lb range caught using Thomas Bouyants at South Lake
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