MInnesota Fishing Reports

Northwest Fishing Report – July 13th, 2012

ALEXANDRIA AREA Hit the 14- to 18-foot cabbage on lakes Carlos, Geneva, Le Homme Dieu, and Darling for crappies. There’s some evening walleye action in 18 to 24 feet with a jig and minnow on Lake Miltona and Lake Ida. Le Homme Dieu is providing the biggest and most bass via crankbaits on the weedlines. Christopherson’s Bait and Tackle (320)…

Metro Fishing Report – July 13th, 2012

NORTHEAST METRO Topwater baits are turning muskies on the weedlines of Lake Elmo and White Bear Lake. Hit the 12-foot weedline of Bald Eagle Lake for crappies or Demonterville Lake and Beaver Lake for bass. Floating jigs tipped with leeches are turning walleyes on the St. Croix River in eight to 12 feet and the deep pockets of the St….

Metro Area Fishing Report – July 6th, 2012

NORTHEAST METRO Throw spinnerbaits or plastics on the docks of Demonterville Lake for bass. Walleyes are hitting crankbaits or leeches in 20 to 30 feet in the Hudson and Prescott areas of the St. Croix River. The deep weedlines on White Bear Lake and Forest Lake have been productive for muskies. Blue Ribbon Bait & Tackle (651) 777-2421 WEST METRO…

Metro Fishing Report – June 22nd, 2012

LAKE MINNETONKA AREA Jigs and plastics are turning bass on the deep weeds of Lake Minnetonka. The 16- to 18-foot weedlines of most bigger bays on Minnetonka are producing walleyes during low-light periods via jigs and fatheads. Northern pike are hitting spinnerbaits on top of the weeds, look for crappies in 15 to 20 feet, and sunfish in less than…

Metro Minnesota Fishing Report – June 15th, 2012

NORTHEAST METRO Panfish remain shallow and tiger muskies are hitting sucker minnows along the shallow weeds of Silver Lake. White Bear Lake and Bald Eagle Lake are giving up muskies via bucktails. Big Marine Lake is kicking out crappies in 12 to 15 feet, while northern pike remain shallow and hitting minnows at Beaver Lake and Centerville Lake. Demonterville Lake…

Metro Fishing Report – June 8th, 2012

NORTHEAST METRO Muskies are hitting small bucktails on the shallow weedlines of White Bear Lake and Bald Eagle Lake. Northern pike are being caught with sucker minnows off the public fishing dock at Beaver Lake and in less than five feet at Centerville Lake. Leeches are turning walleyes in 10 to 15 feet at lakes Jarvis and Johanna. Work the…