Bluegills are starting to show up in the shallows. The best locations have been the shallow weeds in Geneva Bay and Trinkies. Bobbers with small leaf worms seem to be producing most of the action. The best depth is 5-6 ft. of water. For shore fishermen, there has been good success off the piers in […]
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Delavan Lake, 5/25/20 – 6/1/20Fish 2020 Fishing Reports Lake Delavan Lake Delavan Fishing Spots May Fishing Village Supper Club Walworth County Lakes Willow Point Yacht Club
Largemouth bass are starting to make nests and begin spawning. Sight fishermen are having the best success. Look for them in 2-3 ft. of water, associating with hard sand. The tricky part is trying to present a bait without getting the green slime on it. I prefer fishing a Texas rigged tube bait, either chartreuse/pepper […]
Lake Geneva, 5/18/20 – 5/25/20Abbey Springs Fish 2020 Fishing Reports Geneva Bay Geneva Fishing Spots Knowllwood Lake Geneva May Fishing Walworth County Lakes Williams Bay
Some small Bluegills can be caught around the boat dock in Geneva Bay. The best bait is leaf worms fished on a slip bobber. Within the next few weeks, the bluegills will be in very thick as they begin to spawn.
Delavan Lake, 5/18/20 – 5/25/20Fish 2020 Fishing Reports Lake Delavan Lake Delavan Fishing Spots Lake Lawn Lodge May Fishing Walworth County Lakes Willow Point Yacht Club
Bluegills have been a guaranteed bite for the last week. Some of them were in excess of 10 inches. You had to weed through lots of small ones to catch a good dinner. The best depth was in the shallow weeds in 3-4 ft. of water. I caught all of my fish on an ice […]
Delavan Lake, 5/11/20-5/18/20Fish 2020 Fishing Reports Lake Delavan May Fishing Village Supper Club Walworth County Lakes Willow Point Yacht Club
Crappies were very sporadic. I spoke with several people who caught limits in 14-16 ft. of water on the west end of the lake. The bait of choice for them was small tube jigs fishing for suspended crappies. When I tried for them, they moved out of the area. The crappies will bite but it […]
Lake Geneva, 5/11/20-5/18/20Elgin Club Fish 2020 Fishing Reports Geneva Bay Knollwood Lake Geneva May Fishing Walworth County Lakes Williams Bay
Bluegill and rock bass fishing has been a bit slow as well. The majority of the fish are still suspending in deeper water. With warmer water the fish should be moving shallow within the next few weeks. Right now, you could look for some fish in Williams Bay or Geneva Bay in 7-8 feet of […]
Lake Geneva, 5/4/20 – 5/11/20Elgin Club Fish 2020 Fishing Reports Fontana Beach Lake Geneva May Fishing Walworth County Lakes Williams Bay
Northern Pike are cruising the weed flats in 6-8 ft of water. The best locations are in Fontana Beach or in Williams Bay. Fish the northerns with golden shiners and slip bobbers for best results. No size Limit this year.
Delavan Lake, 5/4/20-5/11/20Fish 2020 Fishing Reports Lake Delavan Lake Delavan Fishing Spots Lake Lawn Lodge Lake Lawn Lodge May Fishing Walworth County Lakes
Walleye fishing has been good at night. Some nice fish were being caught on slip bobbers in 8-9 ft. of water. The best bait for this week are large fat head minnows. Casting crankbaits has also been producing a lot of fish.Check locations such as Willow Point, the Yacht Club point and Browns Channel.
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