Wisconsin Fishing Reports

Wisconsin Outdoor News Fishing Report — March 10, 2017

ASHLAND AREA Chequamegon Bay ice conditions are deteriorating rapidly; check with the local bait shops before going out. Angler’s All, (715) 682-5754. River Rock, (715) 682-3232. CUMBERLAND AREA Most shorelines and main lake ice was still holding up well last week. ATVs or walking continue to be safe means of travel, but with vehicles no longer recommended, fishing pressure has…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Fishing Report — Jan. 27, 2017

ASHLAND AREA Anglers are driving trucks from the city landing and the landing behind Anglers All, but do not assume the ice is safe – check it yourself! At Second Landing, anglers are still using snowmobiles and ATVs. On the Washburn side, anglers are using only machines out to Houghton Point and the channel between Houghton and Long Island where…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Fishing Report – October 28th, 2016

AMERY AREA Drifting large suckers along the shallow weed edges is producing muskies on the Apple River, Cedar Lake, Bone Lake, Deer Lake, and Lake Wapogasset. Walleye and panfish action has slowed. Waterfowl hunters are shooting wood ducks, mallards, and geese, while pheasant hunting is going OK and should improve as corn is harvested. Country Store, (715) 268-7482. ASHLAND AREA…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Fishing Report – June 10th, 2016

CUMBERLAND AREA Crappies are set up in the reeds and mid-depth weeds, while sunfish and bass remain along the shorelines of lakes Vermillion, Bear Trap, Staples, Beaver Dam, and Round. Walleye reports have been limited. Indianhead Sport Shop, (715) 822-2164 DOOR PENINSULA AND ALGOMA/KEWAUNEE AREA Bass fishing has been excellent from Sturgeon Bay to the north all the way to…

Southern Wisconsin Fishing Report – May 27th, 2016

LAKE MICHIGAN/METRO AREA LAKES In Ozaukee County, Sauk Creek is low and clear and the water was 54 degrees. Some browns at the power plant were caught on blue and silver spoons. The Army Corps has started repairs on the breakwall of the north pier in Port Washington, and access to the pier is prohibited through July 3. In Sheboygan County, the Sheboygan and…

Central Wisconsin Fishing Report – May 27th, 2016

DOOR PENINSULA AND ALGOMA/KEWAUNEE AREA Bass fishing is off to a good start and will get better with the forecasted nice weather. There have been good reports coming from the whole Door County Peninsula. The warmest water is to the south, from the Sturgeon Bay Flats down to Little Sturgeon where there is now some bedding starting. To the north, fishermen have…

Northern Wisconsin Fishing Report – May 27th, 2016

ASHLAND AREA Chequamegon Bay fishing is very productive for trout and salmon trollers. Most anglers continue to use crankbaits. The colder nights dropped water temperatures, keeping fish in shallower water for now. Anglers using the same crankbaits as they are for trout are catching some walleyes in the channel, the slough areas, and along the Ashland shoreline. Also along the…

Central Wisconsin Fishing Report – May 13th, 2016

DOOR PENINSULA AND ALGOMA/KEWAUNEE AREA Walleye fishing has been going good during the day and night for the trollers, jig fishermen and shore fishermen. At night, anglers have been trolling the shorelines around the Old Stone Quarry, Sherwood Point and Henderson’s Point south to Chaudoir’s Dock. They are trolling with Husky Jerks and Smithwick Rogues and Flicker Minnows. During the day, fishermen are finding active…