Welcome to FishingNotes.com Liberty Reservoir fishing report page. Here you will find all the information you need to make the best decisions for today's fishing. Current weather including air temperature, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction are continuously updated throughout the day. Liberty Reservoir water temperature is one of the vital statistics included on this page. We also include the moon phase as full and new moons are generally better fishing times. Help in choosing what time to hit the water with daily sunrise and sunset times plus moon rise and moon set times. We would love to hear how your fishing trip went, feel free to share your days success on the community report page. Good luck and we hope you catch a full bag today!
State:
Maryland
Latitude:
39.430203
Maximum Depth (ft):
120
County:
Baltimore
Longitude:
-76.913600
Normal Elevation (ft):
0
Inpoundment Type:
Reservior
Water Clarity:
6-10 ft
Boat Access:
Paved Ramps
Surface Area (acres):
0
Water Temp Factors:
Boat Limits:
Trolling Only
Lake Management:
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Register

4113B31676284FBF9D924FB937DBAE04
2016-05-30
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 0
Water Temperature: 51
High 80s choppy water, tube bait off the shore.
Guest
2015-05-04
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 2
Water Temperature: 54
Water temperature of 53 to 55 degrees on Friday May, 1st.
Guest
2013-12-06
Species: Largemouth Bass
Fishing Rating: 2
Water Temperature: 47
Slow rolling a white spinnerbait my brother caught a nice 4 lb 3 oz largemouth on 12/5 in 25 feet of water on main lake point.
Guest
2012-10-02
Species: Largemouth Bass
Fishing Rating: 4
Water Temperature: 71
The weeds have improved the bass numbers. lot\'s of 13\" size bass. Great for kids to learn how to bass fish. Teach them ethics & morals of catch & release.
Guest
2011-11-04
Species: Striped Bass
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
I went to the spot marked above twice . Once at dawn and once at dusk and got skunked both days using frozen chicken livers . Between two of us we had 6 rods in the water and couldn't even get a bite !!
Guest
2011-09-06
Species: Striped Bass
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
you must have been suspending your liver in the water column
Guest
2011-08-17
Species: Striped Bass
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
i went to 26 bridge on monday. i was fishing in the old river channel about 80 feet of water using chicken livers and lost three fish. i had 30lb test on 11 ft surf poles.
Liberty Reservoir Largemouth Bass Rating:
3.5
Liberty Reservoir Largemouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With Liberty Reservoir at 51 degree water temperature this is a great time to get out on the water and try hitting some deeper primary and secondary points. Largemouth bass will be feeding at this water temperature but will be much harder to catch. On Sunny warm afternoons its a great time to throw a crank bait, jigs or slow roll a spinnerbait at 5-10 foot on sunny points and drops off of sunny flats. Largemouth Bass will move into warm water on warm sunny days.
Liberty Reservoir Smallmouth Bass Rating:
3.5
Liberty Reservoir Smallmouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- For your best chances at catching a Smallmouth Bass in the 2-5 pound range, your best bet would be to fish around vegetation,fallen trees or drop offs with Swimming shads a Rattle Trap that resembles a real shad or a bluegill all with a stop and go retrieve or just a simple steady retrieve. The best bet for live bait would be a Large Shiner with a split shot or a crayfish.
Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With the water temperature at 51 degrees smallmouth bass fishing is ready to heat up for spring. The bass will be starting to move into their spawning area. Smallmouth bass will generally spawn on rock and gravel bottoms that are protected from the elements. It's time to get fishing and look for staging bass in deeper water.
Liberty Reservoir Crappie Rating:
3
Liberty Reservoir Crappie Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Crappie should be getting ready to spawn. Stay out in deeper water and look for schools. Schooling shad will be harder to find with this water temperature so when you find it, stay on it. Crappie schools will be breaking up quite a bit getting ready for the spawn. Also try fishing shallower with small crank baits and spinners on the warm banks with direct sunlight. This is a great time to be on the water.
Liberty Reservoir Walleye Rating:
2
Liberty Reservoir Walleye Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- For best walleye fishing use small bright colored lures near rocky areas where water drops from shallow to deep. Fish early in the morning or late in the evening. When using live bait try minnows or worms on the bottom.
Walleye Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The walleye spawn is in full swing now. With Walleye spawning grounds generally on gravel and rocky bottoms and preferring clean water. Try throwing reaction type baits up in the shallows. Rip-Rap, damns, rocky bottom points are perfect to hit. Try fishing some faster crank baits and spinners this time of year. As always fall back to the standard walleye fishing tactics, but it won?t hurt bringing out the bass gear in search for spawning walleyes. In this water temperature, always be safe on the water.
Liberty Reservoir Catfish Rating:
3
Liberty Reservoir Catfish Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- you need to use chicken liver.
Catfish Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The catfish family comprises of blue catfish, flathead catfish and channel catfish. Since catfish are warm water fish, they arenít going to be very active in this water temperature. They will still be feeding, but catfish will only be found very deep and feeding very slowly. Your best bet is give some of the more active fish species in your lake a shot until the cats are active again.
Liberty Reservoir Spotted Bass Rating:
2.5
Liberty Reservoir Spotted Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With Liberty Reservoir at 51 degree water temperature this is a great time to get out on the water and try hitting some deeper primary and secondary points. Spotted bass will be feeding at this water temperature but will be much harder to catch. On Sunny warm afternoons its a great time to throw a crank bait, jigs or slow roll a spinnerbait at 5-10 foot on sunny points and drops off of sunny flats. Spottted Bass will move into warm water on warm sunny days.
Liberty Reservoir White Bass Rating:
3.5
Liberty Reservoir White Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
White Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Liberty Reservoir Trout Rating:
3
Liberty Reservoir Trout Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Trout Tips for Current Conditions (automated):

Current Lunar Fishing Tip:

The crescent moon will have better gravitational pull than a gibbous or half moon. However the affects of the moons gravitational will be decreased since the sun and moon aren't pulling in conjunction with one another. It's time to pay close attention to the other fishing factors in the weather to make the best decision for hitting the water.

Sunrise:

05:46 EST

Sunset:

20:24 EST

Moon Phase:


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Days to Full