Posts Tagged ‘fishing’

GOTL Walleye Open — Big Fish Friday

Jump in to Geneva-on-the-Lake’s first big walleye tournament. The Big Fish Friday has a $20 entry, with the winner taking call. The Walleye Open Saturday has a $200 entry, with an expected top prize of $10,000. (Based on a 100-boat field.) The contest weighs the top five fish from each team, which can have one…

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Kids Fish Free CLE Day

Kids can fish for free at the annual Kids Fish CLE for Free event, with Bubblepalooza.  A limited number of fishing poles and bait will be available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Kids can fish from Voinovich Park or the north end of the East 9th Street Pier. Kids can leave their mark with…

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Hooks for Hunger walleye tournament

Avon Lake-area fishermen partnered with the Avon Lake Parks and Recreation Department to create this tournament to benefit Community Resource Services, a nonprofit that provides basic needs assistance and individualized resource and referral services for Avon and Avon Lake families. There’s a 50-team limit for the tournament. Teams may consist of as many fishermen as…

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Ohio Lake Erie fish report June 8-10

Going fishing this weekend? Here’s where the Ohio Department of Natural Resources says the fish are biting. Meanwhile, here’s your marine forecast. Western Basin Walleye  Where: Anglers are doing well around Kelleys Island, 1 mile out from Marblehead, and off Huron and Vermilion. There are quite a few reports of limits being caught in two…

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Lake Erie fish report May 18

Going fishing this weekend? Make sure you check out the story of the 8-year-old who caught a 12-pound walleye and may win a $40,000 boat. 8-year-old leads Fish Crazy walleye derby, with $40,000 boat prize Here’s what the fishing looks like this week in Ohio’s Lake Erie waters, from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.…

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Fish Crazy Spring Derby

Catch the biggest walleye in the Ohio waters of Lake Erie, or its tributaries, this spring and win a boat! The Fishy Crazy Spring Walleye Derby runs from April 22 through May 26. You can fish from shore or a boat. And there are five weigh-in spots for your fish. First place wins a 2018…

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Ice fishing near downtown Cleveland

You don’t need a snowmobile or a four-wheeler to ice fish off the coast of Cleveland. Unlike the shanties north of Catawba on Lake Erie, with their airboats and charter trips and even a guy selling chili, it’s a low-key affair here. Just guys gathering for a few hours, maybe after work, to jig a…

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