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Tie1on
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5/20/15 9:36 PM CST
Just got off the lake 58*-63* water on top. Fished 7-845pm. 12 Shorts, 1 201/2" slot, 1 16", 3 White Bass, a one Carp at 230r24lbs...7' of water 2.6-3gps with the wind that picked up. #5 Shad colored Shad Raps.

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vikingseagles
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5/20/15 9:12 PM CST
oh no doubt. weve had 100 fish days on this lake. i am quite new to this lake compared to most, but have made it a personal goal to find success. have already topped my biggest walleye out of this lake just this year. didnt really start fishing this lake until last june when i upgraded to a boat that could actually handle it. by the first of June they should move into more of a routine pattern, but with the fluctuating weather patterns it could be even later than that.

LKWIFISH
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5/20/15 9:04 PM CST
When the water temp reaches 70 degrees you will think you got it figured out. The fish will be eating. Be patient,the best is yet to come.

vikingseagles
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5/20/15 7:58 PM CST
Conditions: Cloudy
went out today, ended up just being a drag. fishing at the railroad for a bit, a couple hits but it seemed like they werent really wanting to actually bite. headed toward Okee bay, same thing as the rail road. then hauled up to the river mouth and trolling our way back down, caught quite a few sheepshead, one whitebass and a short sauger. was going to call it a day, but decided to try at the rail road before heading back to sunset bay. again, a few hits, but nothing big enough to cause any adrenaline. caught probably 20 fish or so, but almost all were junk. surprised the water temp. climbed up 2 degrees since last friday with this colder weather. hoping to get out soon again, but with memorial day weekend coming upon us, the lake will be filled with not only fellow fisherman, but locals on jetskis and baja boats.

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JOEL BALLWEG
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5/20/15 8:23 AM CST
Out Sunday morning with two elderly fishermen. Bill Parrell & Richard Wood both spent a fair amount of time chasing muskies in there younger days. Not sure either one feels much like hucking big muskie baits around much anymore.

The bite was very similar to Saturday afternoon. Basically you had to work for the fish you caught but there were at least a few around to catch. Still mostly undersized fish but we did find two keepers and one nice 23" walleye amongst the 27 fish caught this morning. Bill reeled in the nice slot walleye.

All fish were caught on jigs and minnows and jigs and crawlers.

JOEL BALLWEG
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5/20/15 8:17 AM CST
Late report for last weekend. Saturday was the slowest and the morning was really slow. It did pickup some in the afternoon and was slightly better on Sunday morning before the rain hit.

Was out Saturday morning with a couple local guys, Daryl Pulfus and Brian Kindschi. Jig bite in the river mouth was good for numerous sheepshead and a few white bass. After two hours of that we moved on and did a little trolling which produced a couple small saugers. Finished the morning jigging a few more spots and ended with 11 walleyes and saugers total of which only one was legal. No slot fish this morning.

The afternoon went quite a bit better but still nothing great. Jigging with minnows and crawlers both worked somewhat but still mostly undersized fish. 25 walleyes & saugers total, 3 more keepers and one 24" walleye while fishing with Ross Mack & Joe & John Jacobus.

It was still fun fishing and talking fishing with all those in my boat. The bite isn't what it was last year but should continue to improve as the water warms and the fish move closer to summer patterns.

dsinwi
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5/18/15 6:50 AM CST
Pulled cranks Saturday morning for about 5 hours. A few shorts, wb and goats. Pretty slow day. Got about a 45" musky shortly before I left. I wasn't prepared for that so I took a couple not so good pics in water and released it with the pliers at boat side. Will have to put the musky net in the boat. Ran out Sunday afternoon with my son. Made a few passes up shallow. 3 shorts and a few wb. Tough to stay on a good line in that wind. Overall, nothing really worked for me this weekend and no pattern was developed....

svfisherman00
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5/17/15 9:31 PM CST
Here is a video of me fishing this weekend for gills. Caught about a dozen of them (some in video, some not). Enjoy

Please subscribe for future videos of me fishing.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HHEDW8VcPFg

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svfisherman00
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5/17/15 9:26 PM CST
Here is a video from March out on the lake crappie fishing.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gn85AkFUmmQ

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Lake Wis_Walleye
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5/17/15 5:04 PM CST
Conditions: Partly Sunny Air Temp: 61° - 65° F Water Temp: 56° - 60° F
Any luck out there trolling this weekend? I trolled 6 to 12 fow @ 1.5 mph on Friday with Shad Raps and Flicker in several locations and no walleye. c&r one Musky around 30". Went to jigging from 6 ft to 22 fow and picked up a few shorts, goats, and one 19" sauger in about 18 fow.

reds06
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5/17/15 9:52 AM CST
Any results from the walleye tourney yesterday.

vikingseagles
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5/16/15 10:22 AM CST
Conditions: Partly Sunny Water Temp: 56° - 60° F
went out yesterday from 9-330. like always went to sunset bay to launch, and man was there a pile of boats. every stall was filled by 9am. tried trolling around some of the bays with small shad raps and flickers from 9-1130am with no results. went to a slower approach since the water did cool back down below 60 again. ran down to the rail road tressels. ended up catching a big heavy slot fish in about 22FOW. could definitely tell some kind of tournament or competition was going on, as soon as i caught the slot fish i so much as pulled the hook out, measured it, and took a picture and there was a fleet of boats that ambushed that exact spot, and started jigging. definitely not what i was expecting out of Lake Wisconsin, pretty much a dick move. so we ran to the river mouth and left the crowd, ended up catching about a dozen shorts. couldn't find any worth eat, either too big, or too small.

Badger-007
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5/15/15 7:51 PM CST
Anybody want to accompany myself in my boat tomorrow morning? Going for crappies and eyes...or I can be open.

P.M if you would like to go.

Tie1on
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5/15/15 1:57 PM CST
Big worms bait, out on the grade!

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5/15/15 12:17 PM CST
Owen's bait shop, Portage. HWY 51 North out of town.

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