Fishing Report

Illinois Outdoor News Fishing Report — Jan. 27, 2017

The fishing and hunting report is compiled using reports from conservation officers, hunting guides and fishing guides. North Lake Michigan: Fishing with spawn sacs in a pink or chartreuse color under a float or on the bottom will offer a great opportunity for one of these tough fighters. Tinsel jigs as well as tube jigs under floats are also producing…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Fishing Report — Jan. 27, 2017

ASHLAND AREA Anglers are driving trucks from the city landing and the landing behind Anglers All, but do not assume the ice is safe – check it yourself! At Second Landing, anglers are still using snowmobiles and ATVs. On the Washburn side, anglers are using only machines out to Houghton Point and the channel between Houghton and Long Island where…

Ohio Outdoor News Fishing Report — Jan. 20, 2017

Central Region Alum Creek Lake (Delaware County) – Some anglers had ventured out onto the ice early in January and were catching some crappies in four to eight feet of water. Most of the hardwater action was taking place north of U.S. 36. Ice thickness is anywhere from three to five inches, according to angler reports. Indian Lake (Logan County)…

Michigan Outdoor News Fishing Report — Jan. 20, 2017

Lake St. Clair Panfish and perch fishing have been good in the marinas and canals around Lake St. Clair. Some of the main lake areas have frozen, but anglers were still fishing close to shore. With rain and warm temperatures returning to southern Michigan, anglers should use extreme caution when heading out on the ice. Ice that has thawed and…