Posts Tagged ‘walleye’

2019 Lake Erie fishing season looking phenomenal

It’s going to be an epic year for walleye fishing. With the bumper hatch of 2018 walleye, 2019 is poised to be as good as anglers have seen on Lake Erie, says David Spanger, vice president of the Lake Erie Charter Boats Association. Read the whole story on cleveland.com/rock-the-lake.https://www.cleveland.com/news/2019/01/anglers-eager-for-2019-lake-erie-fishing-season.html Share:

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Port Clinton Walleye Drop 2018

Who needs a glittery ball, or Times Square? Watch a 20-foot fiberglass Walleye drop at midnight in Port Clinton. There’s a Minnow Drop for the kids at 4 p.m., with entertainment provided. Share:

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See the winning walleye in the 2018 Fall Brawl

The 2018 Lake Erie Walleye Fall Brawl came down to the penultimate day, when Clarence Mitchell Jr. caught a 13.7-pound tank.  The results are still subject to polygraph tests. But Mitchell could win a $100,000 Warrior boat. See the full story on cleveland.com/rock-the-lake. Share:

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Last week of the 2018 Lake Erie Walleye Fall Brawl

You’ve got less than a week to catch your winning walleye — and a $100,000 fishing boat. The 2018 Lake Erie Fall Brawl ends at 8 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 2.  As of Monday afternoon, the leading fish is just over 12 pounds, nearly 3 pounds shy of last year’s winner.  “This weather hasn’t been cooperating,” said…

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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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Steelhead, walley and more: Ohio Lake Erie fish report Nov. 16-18

How is fishing in Cleveland? In his weekly Cleveland Metroparks fish report, aquatic biologist Mike Durkalec reports lots of success on the Rocky River and other area streams. Fallen leaves can pose a challenge when drifting some holes, though.  Steelhead opportunities will remain good until stream conditions change, Durkalec says.  The greatest concentration of steelhead are in…

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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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