Posts Tagged ‘walleye’

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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Wine and Walleye Festival

Come join us on Bridge Street, the street awarded as America’s Main Street winner for 2018 as we celebrate our 10th Annual Wine and Walleye Festival. Over 12 of the Grand River Valley’s best wineries will be on hand as well as a street fair, fireworks, live music, and sailing tours aboard the 1893 Lettie…

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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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13 pound walleye wins Lake Erie FishCrazy Derby

Jeff Lunsford caught a 13-pound, 4-ounce walleye on Saturday, the last morning of the Fish Crazy Derby, with his fishing buddy Mark Carr. The partners are splitting their first place prize, a $40,000 Starweld Fusion Pro 20 boat. Lunsford, 56, of Galion, has been fishing most of his life, but until about five years ago…

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Lake Erie fish report May 11, 2018

Weather is warming up, and the boat launch ramps are in the water at the Cleveland Metroparks. In the Metroparks’ weekly fish report, aquatic biologist Mike Durkalec said smallmouth bass are now swimming in the Rocky, Chagrin and Cuyahoga rivers. Note: you can’t keep smallmouth/largemouth bass caught in Lake Erie or the Rocky River north of…

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