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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What’s biting? Ohio Lake Erie fishing report Aug. 9-12

Heading out with your fishing pole this weekend? Here’s the Fish Ohio report from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Western Basin Walleye  Where: Fishing remains good, though most of the larger fish have moved east to find cooler water, smaller fish remain plentiful. Reports of limits are still coming from Toledo east to the…

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Geneva State Park named best family fishing spot in Ohio

Geneva State Park has been named to Fishingbooker.com’s list of 50 best family fishing vacations in the United States. The website, which lets anglers find and book fishing trips, picked one spot in each state. The park is in Geneva-on-the-Lake, a strip of family fun that calls itself Ohio’s first family resort.  “Sitting on the…

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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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Ohio Lake Erie fishing report July 18-22

Going fishing this weekend? The walleye in the Ohio waters of Lake Erie are still biting strong! The Lake Erie water temperature is 78 off Toledo and 73 off Cleveland according to the nearshore marine forecast. Here’s what to fish for where, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Western Basin Walleye  Where: Fishing…

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Where to fish: Ohio Lake Erie fishing report July 5-8

Who’s going fishing this weekend? The walleye in Lake Erie are plentiful this summer. Here’s where you can catch them — and other fish, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Walleye fishing on Lake Erie is better than maybe ever, and it’s bringing new folks to the sport Western Basin Walleye  Where: Fishing…

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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 fishing report June 20-24

Going fishing this weekend? Here’s where to head in Lake Erie, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Western Basin Walleye  Where: Fishing continues to be exceptional, with anglers doing well west of the islands in 28 to 32 feet of water and between Huron and Vermilion in 25 to 40 feet of water.…

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