Perch fishing has been fantastic. The fish are in 12 ft of water. To catch the bigger fish, you need to use bigger minnows. You want to slip bobber rig about 1-2 ft off bottom. The best locations have been by Rainbow point or by Knollwood.
Northern Pike action still remains kind of slow. The fish are still deep and still scattered. I think we will see a major improvement as the water cools and the fish move up into the weeds. Look for the fish by Fontana Beach or the North shore of the narrows. The best approach continues to […]
Delavan Lake, sunny, 80 degrees, winds out of the SW at 5 mph, water temp 77 degrees. We caught 2 smallmouth and 24 largemouth bass. The largemouth were caught lindy rigging or with a split shot rig in 15-17 ft of water. The best location was on the north shore.
Your Wisconsin Fishing Reports, Delavan Lake, sunny, 90 degrees, light SW winds, water temp 68 degrees. We caught 4 northern pike, 5 largemouth bass, 1 smallmouth bass and a handful of bluegills. The purpose of the trip was Northern Pike, we caught a few in 8-10 ft of water in Viewcrest Bay and by Browns […]
Largemouth bass have been biting in Geneva Bay, Trinkes and Abbey Harbor. Most of the fish are coming in and around the boats. Use a split shot rig nightcrawler or Senko in Green pumpkin. Some consistently warm weather will turn on the fish and make them more active.
Ice Fishing for Keepers For many years, my father and I were plagued with catching only 5 to 6 inch bluegills while ice fishing in the shallow weed flats. My how things have changed, with Vexilars and other fish locators, 5-6 inch bluegills are a thing of the past. The ability to see underneath the […]