Latest Fishing Report From Sportsman’s Lodges Lake of the Woods

Lake of the Woods Fishing Report Sportsman’s Lodges Baudette, MN www.sportsmanslodges.com 800-862-8602 7/20/2017 It’s Getting Hot In Here! South Shore: Another week flew by and fishing continues to be good! Storms earlier in the week stirred up fishing and made the fish slightly lethargic but it was only a matter of a day or two until they were back to their regular snappin’ selves! The spinner bite is still going very well. Hammered gold with a crawler is the way to go. Concentrate your efforts in the 8’-20’ range. The jig bite is still holding strong as well. Go deep. … Continue reading Latest Fishing Report From Sportsman’s Lodges Lake of the Woods

DNR Outdoor Report, June 22, 2017 – Additional Rains Greet First Week of Summer Keeping Rivers up and Trails Wet

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Outdoor Report summary for June 22, 2017 Complete DNR Outdoor Report (Reports from conservation wardens, wildlife and fisheries staff and property managers from around the state) Additional rains greet first week of summer keeping rivers up and trails wet The wet weather has continued into our first astronomical week of summer, with rain falling in some or all of the state every day in the last week. This has continued to keep rivers high and many trails wet and muddy. The lower Wisconsin River continues to flow at more than twice its normal flow and … Continue reading DNR Outdoor Report, June 22, 2017 – Additional Rains Greet First Week of Summer Keeping Rivers up and Trails Wet

Our June Super Sale

To view this email as a web page, go here. GARY, In-Fisherman , freshwater fishing’s most trusted source, is offering you our LOWEST ONLINE PRICE: ONLY $8 for a one year subscription! Exclusive advice from America’s fishing experts: How to catch more and bigger fish of all species • North America’s fishing hot spots • Conservation issues affecting our fisheries • Hot product reviews and advice • Guaranteed fish-catching presentation tips With the help of In-Fisherman  you’ll catch more fish and have more fun on the water than ever before. In-Fisherman is your #1 source for tips, tricks, and techniques from the pros, as you … Continue reading Our June Super Sale

DNR Outdoor Report Update, May 18, 2017 – Many Rivers Running High From Recent Rains; Fawns being Born, Turtles Nesting

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Outdoor Report summary for May, 2017 Complete DNR Outdoor Report (Reports from conservation wardens, wildlife and fisheries staff and property managers from around the state) Many rivers running high from recent rains; fawns being born, turtles nesting Strong storms that swept across Wisconsin with high winds earlier this week downed trees in some state parks and forests but crews have been out clearing the damage and all park and forest campgrounds and public use areas remain open. High water on the Chippewa River has closed one section of the Chippewa River State Trail south of … Continue reading DNR Outdoor Report Update, May 18, 2017 – Many Rivers Running High From Recent Rains; Fawns being Born, Turtles Nesting

Live Large

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Live Large Reap the benefits of big-screen sonar and GPS displays   Like most modern technologies, fishing-friendly sonar and GPS systems have evolved dramatically in recent years. One of the notable advancements of late is the proliferation of high-performance, big-screen displays. Such units allow anglers to harness the full power of their electronics’ fish-finding and navigational capabilities, all while seeing the underwater world like never before. “Larger, enhanced displays deliver an incredible amount of easy-to-interpret information that allows anglers to make better fishing decisions and, ultimately, catch more fish,” says multispecies fishing expert and tournament champion … Continue reading Live Large

Hotels for Sportsmen, Fishing Report, Water Levels

 Fishing Reports Where to Stay  Guide Services Plan Your Visit Devils Lake Hotels Caters to Sportsmen: Fish Cleaning Stations are a Standard Amenity It’s possible the community of Devils Lake has more fish-cleaning stations per capita than any other resort region.  Four hotels with fish-cleaning stations attract sportsmen and keep them coming back. “They love it,” Rick Smith, manager of Sleep Inn said, “It gets a ton of use.” Fireside Inn assistant manager Jocelyn Miller said, “Our guests really enjoy our facility.” Levi Vilandre, manager of SunLac Inn said, “Our fish grinder can handle anything, and has brought us more … Continue reading Hotels for Sportsmen, Fishing Report, Water Levels

Michigan’s St. Marys River Fisheries Assessment

Freighter going through St. Marys River The Northern Lake Huron Management Unit includes most of the St. Marys River, a large international boundary water connecting Lake Superior to Lake Huron. River management is coordinated by the St. Marys River Fisheries Task Group, which has representatives from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, Chippewa Ottawa Resource Authority and member tribes, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Lake Superior State University, Sault College, and Algoma University also participate as resource members. Member agencies will be conducting a … Continue reading Michigan’s St. Marys River Fisheries Assessment

FISHING: All-Season Shore Success

FEATURE ARTICLE   The author hoists a hefty pre-spawn walleye, taken from shore along a medium sized river. These five tips will help you to enjoy more consistent catches from shore, no matter which species of fish you pursue.  Enjoy All-Season Success from Shore  Five ways for the shore-bound angler to enjoy more consistent catches  Dr. Jason Halfen The Technological Angler  Let’s face the facts: nearly everyone gets their start in fishing by casting a line from shore. These outings find us anxious to tangle with “whatever bites” and happy to steal a few moments near the water to wash … Continue reading FISHING: All-Season Shore Success

Sturgeon Spawning Run Update

Dear Winnebago System Sturgeon Enthusiasts:  The lake sturgeon spawning run on the Winnebago System continues to move fast. In fact, we had two crews today tagging fish below the Shawano Paper Mill Dam today.  Typically we aren’t seeing spawning fish until later in the spawning run, but this is the 2nd year in a row that fish have been at Shawano on the 3rd day of the run on the Wolf River.  Between the two crews today we handled 370 sturgeon below the Shawano Dam.  We likely would have handled more fish had we not been collecting eggs and sperm … Continue reading Sturgeon Spawning Run Update

Ohio Reports Excellent Outlook for Lake Erie this Year

            | April 5, 2017 COLUMBUS, OH – Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Director James Zehringer and Rich Carter, executive administrator of fish management and research for the ODNR Division of Wildlife, announced yesterday that Lake Erie anglers should anticipate experiencing another year of diverse fishing opportunities in 2017. Zehringer and Carter were joined by Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Director Craig Butler and Larry Fletcher, president of Lake Erie Shores and Islands. Great walleye hatches from 2014 and 2015 are expected to contribute to exceptional fishing opportunities in Lake Erie this year. Anglers pursuing … Continue reading Ohio Reports Excellent Outlook for Lake Erie this Year