North West

Northwest Ohio Fishing Report – August 15th, 2014

Outhwaite Reservoir, Bucyrus Reservoir #4 (160 acres, Crawford County) – Bluegill: are being caught on the east side of the reservoir. Try using maggots or waxworms. Yellow perch: are also being caught fishing with maggots a few feet above a sinker on the bottom. There is no motor size restriction but a “no-wake” zone exists throughout the reservoir. Sandusky River…

Northwest Ohio Fishing Report – July 31st, 2014

Blanchard River (Hardin County) – Smallmouth bass: have been biting on light colored spinning baits. The best location to access the river is the Township Road 183 bridge. Anglers are having the best success in the afternoons. Upper Sandusky Reservoir #1 (32 acres; Wyandot County) – Bluegill: have been biting on red worms. Try fishing the north side of the…

Northwest Ohio Fishing Report – July 18th, 2014

 Lake LeComte, Fostoria Reservoir #5 (137 acres; Hancock County) – Bluegill: have been biting on red worms. The best locations have been in the northeast corner and the best time of day has been in the morning. Saugeye: During summer, try drifting or trolling the shoreline at night with crankbaits or worm harnesses. Boats are allowed on the reservoir, with…

Northwest Ohio Fishing Report – July 4th, 2014

Upper Sandusky Reservoirs #1 and 2 (32 and 118 acres; Wyandot County) – Bluegills: have been biting on red worms in the afternoons and early evenings at Upper Sandusky #1. The best location has been the south side of the reservoir. Upper Sandusky #2, large bluegills, seven-to-eight inches, are being taken using 1⁄16-ounce jigs tipped with wax worms. The best…

Northwest Ohio Fishing Report – June 20th, 2014

Scioto River (Hardin County) – Channel catfish: have been biting on nightcrawlers. Access the river at the bridge at County Road 245. Upper Sandusky Reservoir #2 (118 acres; Wyandot County) – Largemouth bass: Nice catches of largemouth bass are being taken using tube jigs fished through weed beds. The best colors have been motor oil and crawfish. Most fish are…

Northwest Ohio Fishing Report – June 6th, 2014

Scioto River (Hardin County) – Channel catfish: have been biting on nightcrawlers. Access the river at the bridge at County Road 245. Nettle Lake (115 acres; Williams County) – Crappie: Anglers are taking good numbers of 9- to 13-inch crappies from the north bay of the lake. Anglers are fishing with minnows under a bobber on the outside edge of…