Posts Tagged ‘steelhead’

Barbie Rod Steelhead Derby 2019

Steelhead fisherman give back to the Cleveland Metroparks Fishing Fund by raising money through this “Barbie Rod” derby, which limits anglers to children’s rod and reel combos. This year there is a new kids division, open to children 16 and younger, with a $15 entry fee that includes a cook-out lunch. Adults are $30, which…

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Ohio Lake Erie fish report Nov. 21-24

Lake Erie lovers are thankful for good fishing this Thanksgiving. The walleye bite has been good from a boat lately, though fishing from shore is proving tougher, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.  The Lake Erie water temperature is 40 off Toledo and 47 off Cleveland, according to the nearshore marine forecast.  See…

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Hot steelhead in Cleveland: Ohio Lake Erie fish report Nov. 1-4

Fishing Lake Erie from the shore? Fishing was good this week, with lots of steelhead caught, plus walleye after dark, writes Cleveland Metroparks aquatic biologist Mike Durkalec.  What to use as bait from the breakwalls at Edgewater Marina, East 55th and East 72nd street marinas and Wildwood Park? For steelhead: a whole nightcrawler on a…

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Lake Erie fishing report May 4

The weather is good, and the fish are biting. Plus, it’s free fishing weekend in Ohio! Where to try to catch a fish? Lake Erie marina and harbor areas offer chances to catch walleye, steelhead trout, northern pike, panfish, and largemouth and smallmoth bass in spring, according to Cleveland Metroparks aquatic biologist Mike Durkalec. Main and…

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What’s biting on Lake Erie? Nov. 10-12 fishing report

Want to know where and what to fish for? In his weekly Cleveland Metroparks fishing report, aquatic biologist Mike Durklec says the walleye night bite is “good and getting even better.”  While white bass and yellow perch fishing are slow lately, anglers can catch walleye from the shore by casting stickbaits and glow-in-the-dark spoons. Anglers…

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