Tag Archives: Bluegill

Lake Geneva, 9/14/20 – 9/21/20

Dave Duwe Fishing Guide

Bluegill and sunfish have been great.  The fish are in 21 to 26 feet of water.  Small leaf worms fished on a split shot rig.  Work the bait six inches off bottom.  The fish are off the weeds, I locate the fish locator before I start fishing. 

Delavan Lake, 5/25/20 – 6/1/20

Dave Duwe Fishing Guide

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 […]

Delavan Lake Fishing Report 8/19/19 – 8/26/19

Dave Duwe Fishing Guide

Yellow Perch fishing has been fantastic on the west end by the Viewcrest Bay.  You want to anchor the boat in 20-22 ft of water.  They are biting on slip bobbers with hellgrammites.  Hellgrammites are outfishing any other bait about 5 to 1.

Lake Geneva Fishing Report 7/1/19 – 7/8/19

Dave Duwe Fishing Guide

Bluegill fishing has been good in Geneva Bay.  The bluegills are in 6-8 ft of water in and around the boat docks.  You want to fish with leaf worms or small red worms underneath Thill slip bobbers.  The key has been scattered weeds.  The thick matted weeds haven’t been producing as many fish so you […]

Delavan Lake Fishing Report 7/1/19 – 7/8/19

Dave Duwe Fishing Guide

Northern Pike fishing has been very good average.  The fish been biting  very well in 17-21 feet of water.as well as recent years.  The best bite has been lindy rigged suckers.  The size of the suckers don’t seem to matter large or medium are catching fish.  The best location has been just west of the […]

Delavan Lake Fishing Report 6/16/19 – 6/24/19

Dave Duwe Fishing Guide

Largemouth bass are in post-spawn.  They are pulling out of the shallows and positioning on the deep weedlines and main lake points with hard bottoms.  Look for the fish west of Willow Point, west of the Yacht Club or by the Village Supper Club.  The best approach is either a split shot rigged nightcrawlers or […]

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