Monthly Archives: April 2010

April 15th Walleye Report

The good news, the crawler harness bite is on, and in an our before dark last night we pulled three nice quality fish.  Even better news, the harnesses that I sold to Jeff’s Bait and Tackle are going fast!  The … Continue reading

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Michigan DNR Fishing Report: April 15th, 2010

Spring fishing continues however catch rates will improve once the weather stabilizes. Steelhead fishing was good one day and slow the next. More panfish were caught on sunny days. Southeast Lower Peninsula   Lake Erie – Boat anglers fishing in … Continue reading

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Walleye Crawler Harnesses: Transition Time

It’s that time of the year where you have two options;  put the crankbaits away and get out the crawler harnesses or stop catching fish!  Ok so its not that drastic, you still will have some viable crank options and … Continue reading

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Maumee River Walleye Report: April 14, 2010

  MAUMEE RIVER   WATER CONDITIONS Temp: 55 °F Level:   The river is near normal at 580′ elevation.  Anglers can wade over to Bluegrass Island. The water is starting to clear a little but still pretty muddy. Fishing Effort: moderate   FISH … Continue reading

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Maumee River Walleye Report: April 12, 2010

  MAUMEE RIVER   WATER CONDITIONS Temp: 57 °F Level:   The river is very high at 585′ elevation.  Anglers cannot wade over to Bluegrass Island at this time. The water is still very muddy. Fishing Effort: Low FISH BEING CAUGHT   Very … Continue reading

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Decisions, get more cranks or gear up for the spinner bite?

After losing another Glass Fire Perch HJ on Saturday, that makes two in two weekends.  With only one left, I know how many I want to get after catching everything under the sun on that lure this spring.  Its just … Continue reading

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April 10th Walleye Report on Erie

Had another fun day on Erie, with another wide range of fish coming to the boat.  Boated some nice walleye, lost some nice eyes on the way in.  Had some crazy large silver bass hit the shallow husky jerks on … Continue reading

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Tournament Culling System: finished pic added

The other night when I put my culling system together, from the previous post, it was too damp out in the shop to paint the bobbers.  Last night while BBQ chicken, I finished the job.  Just using paint that I … Continue reading

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Michigan DNR Fishing Report: April 8, 2010

Strong storms this week have raised water levels in the rivers and that should help those seeking steelhead and suckers. Colder weather by the end of the week will most likely slow the bite for panfish however it should rebound … Continue reading

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Fishing Cull System…..

…..make your own for 9 bucks or less. You can go out and spend anywhere from fourteen dollars to $40.00 on a fishing cull system for your boat, or you can do it yourself in 10 minutes for less than 9 … Continue reading

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