Metro Area Fishing Report – August 28th, 2015


Spinnerbaits or sucker minnows are producing pike and bass on Lake Phalen. Work the weedlines of Big Carnelian LakeSquare Lake, and White Bear Lake for largemouth bass and the St. Croix River for smallmouth. Crappies and sunfish are hitting in 10 to 12 feet at Phalen, White Bear, Forest Lake, and Centerville Lake. Muskie fishing has generally been good on the weedlines of area lakes with bucktails or plastics and the St. Croix is giving up a few walleyes.

Blue Ribbon Bait & Tackle

(651) 777-2421


Walleyes and catfish are hitting on the Minnesota River in the Sand Creek area in Carver or down toward Chaska. Hit Lake Ann and Steiger Lake for largemouth bass, while spinnerbaits or sucker minnows are producing pike on the weedlines of Steiger and Lake Minnewashta.

Cabin Fever Sports (952) 443-2022


Crappies and sunfish continue to be found around the island in 10 to 15 feet. Walleye and pike action has slowed, but bass fishing remains strong around the docks or weedlines on most reefs. Muskie anglers are seeing more fish than they’re catching, but Cemetery Reef and Red’s Reef have produced a few fish.

Mases In Towne Marina

(952) 442-2096

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