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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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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Prepping for the Cleveland Boat Show

If you want a new boat this summer,  you should probably buy now. Demand is up, and supply is tight, boat dealers say. And besides, dealers and manufacturers are offering their best deals at the Mid-America Boat Show in Cleveland, which starts Jan. 18. South Shore Marine in Huron is carting about two dozen boats,…

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