State will then allow for an additional 11,000 pounds of walleye harvest through Labor Day weekend, after which walleye fishing will be closed through Nov. 30.
Tapping into the hot walleye bite with three-way rigs.
St. Paul — There won’t be a “new” walleye survey conducted on Lake Mille Lacs this fall, as has been reported widely across Minnesota media platforms, including in an Associated Press article that briefly appeared on the Outdoor News website. The AP story was based on an interview with Gov. Mark Dayton, who had referenced the fall survey that Minnesota…
More than 12 million fingerlings stocked, and in smaller fisheries, besting the previous high by more than 1 million fish.
Dayton cancels meeting with resort owners so as not to “reinforce that kind of destructive behavior.”
With the ban on night fishing already in place for the season, walleye fishing on the lake effectively closes at 10:01 p.m. Thursday, July 6, and reopens at 6:01 a.m. Friday, July 28.
Mark Courts of Harris leads the way, with four Minnesotans finishing in the top five in Cabela’s National Walleye Tour event.
Although no keeper walleyes were caught on a recent fishing excursion, the author and his buddy had an good day enjoying Michigan’s abundant natural resources.
Each reportedly caught their limit of walleyes, stashed the fish on shore and went out again, with each catching two to six walleyes the second time out.
In achieving fishing success with this important gamefish technique, start with your bait but consider all of your terminal tackle!
Nearby resort owners question the department’s low population assessment of the fish.
NWT event set on the Mississippi at Prairie du Chien, Wis., on June 15-16.
Walleyes may lose out to largemouth bass if lakes continue to get warmer
They’ll be setting survey nets throughout the river during the month of August, hoping to capture a variety of the river’s species to record data on abundance, growth, mortality and size of fish populations.
Troll spinner rigs farther away from the boat to hook more walleyes when fishing in clear, shallow water.
All signs point to a strong Minnesota fishing opener on the popular and highly regarded walleye fishery.
Seasons for walleye, northern pike and muskellunge for all U.P. waters including the Great Lakes, inland waters, and St. Marys River open Monday.
Minnesota’s inland waters walleye fishing season begins this Saturday, May 13. Follow T3’s advice for top walleye success this weekend and beyond.
While event has been held on the Mississippi River in the past, Gov. Mark Dayton will see a much different Mississippi in the greater St. Cloud area when he helps kick off the season — a shallower, more lazy river that calls for different angling techniques than those used on lakes and big rivers.
As always, a lot going on with Minnesota’s iconic annual fishing kickoff, this year scheduled Saturday, May 13.
We need to treat New York’s waters with the respect that they deserve.
Walleye, pike, pickerel, and tiger muskellunge seasons kick off Saturday.
Goal was to collect 1,774 quarts of walleye eggs to produce 158 million walleye fry, and DNR collected 2,030 quarts — 249 million eggs — to eclipse goal by 14 percent, DNR says.
Walleye population assessments show very healthy numbers of large walleyes.
The DNR has tagged more than 100,000 walleyes in the Saginaw Bay area since 1981.
Trout season and Lower Peninsula inland walleye, northern pike and muskellunge open Saturday, April 29.