Fishing success has been all over the chart, ranging from slow to fair for salmon and trout to some fine walleye fishing.
The bite for most species has been mostly good at fisheries across the state.
This is a great time to fish the shallows of inland lakes with fly rods and poppers.
Water temperatures are slowly warming up and anglers are beginning to see some normalcy to fishing behavior.
At Lake Erie, walleye action picked up in the evening for pier anglers at Luna Pier. Those using crankbaits caught walleye and white bass.
Poor weather has been hampering fishing success. But fish are still being had – here’s where.
It’s nothing to write home about, but there are fish being caught across the state as anglers prep for the big opener. Here’s where – and what – they’re catching.
High winds and cooler temperatures continue to slow the bite. Rivers and streams are experiencing lower water levels. Fly hatches have been slightly delayed this year with the cold weather.
The biggest news has been some decent smallmouth bass, yellow perch, and northern pike action.