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Location: Beach 10 break wall 52ft
Time Observed: 5/28 8am to 11am
Water Conditions: 1ft @ 64 degrees water temp
I don't know about moon phases or any other hoo-doo, but we caught 4 limits of nice perch and a bonus 28" walleye yesterday. The shiners were big, so we cut them in half, worked great. Some kind of fly hatch was happening and that was a little irritating but when the bite is on who cares? Radio quit on me, so I couldn't relay the info on the bite. 1big1
Location: Beach 10 East to the G.E.T.S. stack, 47' - 51'
Time Observed: Last Thursday to Monday
Water Conditions: Variable
The weather played cat and mouse last weekend, big fish were caught but only a few limits. At least 8 "26" "eyes" were caught with a 28" one caught by a 7 year old Warren Pa. girl. The rising moon may cause some problems this weekend so the best fishing may occur in the afternoon. The fish are moving a lot and have "not schooled up yet." Minnow availability is still a problem!
Location: Off Point 50ft
Time Observed: 5/24/15
Water Conditions: 1-2 ft chop 60 degree water temp.
We did 19 perch, mostly jumbos. Water still a little cold, when the water heats up so will the fishing. 1big1
Time Observed: 5/24/15
Water Conditions: Slight Chop
3 for 5 on lakers, largest 36" 16 pounds. Silver and green spoons suspended at 50 feet in 75 FOW. Also got a bonus lunker 30" 20 pound channel cat from shore at night.
Location: Cowell's Beach 45ft
Time Observed: 5/23
Water Conditions: Perfect
Slow perch bite but ended with 22. Another boat 30 ft from me limited. Lots of Jumbos.
Location: Bay, stacks and cribs
Time Observed: 05/16-05/17
Water Conditions: Crystal Clear
Saturday, caught 37 bass total, 2 over 5 pounds, about 50/50 on largemouth and smallies in the bay, had good luck with a green pumpkin tube, and skipping rainbow trout colored senkos under the docks. Went out to the main lake, and hammered them on the tube, jerkbaits, and drop shots.
Sunday, it seemed to slow down a bit, caught some smallies on the main lake as well as two drum, went back in the bay and caught all largemouth. All in all, a great weekend to be out.
Location: Channel to cribs and off the point to 52 ft. of water
Time Observed: Friday 15 through Sunday 17
Water Conditions: Mostly calm
The O DANNY O fished shallow friday and saturday got some nice fish but no great numbers. The sunday Captain decided to go deeper off the point and found the JUMBOS in 52 foot of water, with most of the anglers limiting out.
Location: off cribs 45ft
Time Observed: 5/15
Water Conditions: slight chop
Caught 10 Jumbo perch.Slow bite.fished 3 hrs.
Location: Erie channel to cribs
Time Observed: may 8&9
Water Conditions: Calm both days a little south wind.
The ODANNYO has started the 2015 season early by catching some nice perch but no limits yet, the perch post spawn locations change daily until the perch and minnows start to school up and lake water temps level off. For trip info call us at 814-450-3571.
Time Observed: 5/8-5/9
Water Conditions: Flat-slight chop
Yesterday caught 18 bass 2 eye biggest 8.8lbsBlades & spoons.Today went 7of 9 on the lakers with wife.Biggest 15lbs.Spin n glows & dipsie spoons.
Time Observed: 5/4
Water Conditions: calm to 2's
Caught another 19 same program,and yesterday forgot to add Walleye 30" released.
Time Observed: 5/3/14
Water Conditions: Great
Caught 20 smallies.3 hrs. Blades & jiggin spoons. 30 ft. water
Location: lower elk at uncle johns
Time Observed: wed. 15 april
Water Conditions: nice flow and stain
fished from the wall at unk johns to the tubes. landed 2 and lost 2. lots of smolts and 1 sucker. this is my last steelhead trip before the trout guys fill the streams. see ya next october.
Location: sixteen mile.../upper elk
Time Observed: 4/13/15
Water Conditions: good/clearing
Fished upper elk and all ran into was tons of suckers. Went to mouth of sixteen mile and caught 2 nice steelys and lost several. Caught on flies egg pattern/stoneflie type. Good for the smoker. Last trip up till fall.
Location: Lake Aurther
Time Observed: 04/12/2015
Water Conditions: Calm
Water temp 49 degrees....light wind....Fished small minnows....bite was light