Big trout, a deep Western canyon, and a surly serpent highlight a morning of flyfishing on a classic coldwater fishery.
June 30, 2016
Central Region Alum Creek Lake (Delaware County) – Anglers are hitting the spillway after recent storms to catch saugeyes and crappies. Try crankbaits in various sizes for the best bite. Some muskies are also being caught on the main lake. Target areas with woody cover. Buckeye Lake (Fairfield, Licking, and Perry counties) – Anglers are
Banquets/Fundraisers Aug. 20: Shawanee Territory WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Green County Fairgrounds, Xenia. For more info call Tim Chenoweth, 937-623-5539. Aug. 26: Buckeye State WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Hickory Lakes, Oswego Lodge, Pickerington. For more info call Steve Esker, 614-679-4677. Sept. 17: Logan County WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Huntsville Event Center, Huntsville. For more info
Division of Wildlife Central Ohio – Wildlife District 1 • State wildlife officers Tyler Eldred and Jeff Tipton were working sport-fishing enforcement in May at Alum Creek Lake. The officers noticed three people on the east side of the lake and believed they were fishing. The officers approached the group and found two men and
Banquets/Fundraisers Aug. 7: West Michigan RMEF Banquet, 5 p.m., The Pinnacle Center, Hudsonville. For more info call Mark Veenstra, 616-738-1287. Aug. 13: Erie RMEF Banquet, The Landing Banquet Hall, Tecumseh. For more info call Robert Matota, 734-697-3932. Dog Events Now-Oct.: Puppy Fair, 2nd Sunday each month, 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Multi-Lakes Conservation Association Commerce Township. For
Lake St. Clair The recent mayfly hatch put a damper on fishing on Lake St. Clair. Walleyes and a few perch have been caught in the shipping channel in 30 feet of water. Chartreuse or a pink and purple crawler harness have produced good results. Walleyes were also hitting crawlers in 14 feet of water