Fishing report August 13 - 19

Fishing report August 13 - 19

Nice summer weather continues with daytime temperatures in the 70's. There is a hint of fall in the air as overnight temperatures are dropping into the 60's and even the 50's.

Guide report: Walleyes are in 25 - 30 feet of water and being caught with lead colored jigs or pink jigs. Pike are in deep weed beds in 10 - 15 feet of water; best baits are white spinner baits or stick baits. Muskies are on rock piles and being caught with medium size buck tails. Bass are on rocky shorelines; crank baits and stick baits are effective.

Pictured above is the Kraus-Anderson Construction corporate group caught a total of 465 walleyes in 3 days! Other nice catches this week are:

Dean Foster (Regina, SK), a 41 ½ inch muskie

Diane Fitzgerald (Bemidji, MN), a 23 inch walleye

Al Coveney (Regina, SK), a 32 inch northern

Richard Miller (Pinckney, MI), 18 ½ and 18 inch smallmouth bass and 32 inch northern

Ralph Suchyta (Grosselle, MI), a 40 inch northern

Renee Miller (Pinckney, MI), a 21 inch walleye

Diana Buelow (Hebron, KY), two 33 inch northern pike and a 36 inch muskie

Janis Suchyta (Grosselle, MI), a 4 pound walleye

David Slipy (Breezy Point, MN), a 24 ½ inch walleye

Jim Howard (River Falls, WI), a 43 inch muskie

Andrew Howard (New Brighton, MN), a 40 ½ inch muskie and 16 inch smallmouth

Pete Colosimo (Mequon, WI), a 40 inch northern and 19 inch largemouth

Dennis Anderson (Shorewood, WI), a 37 inch muskie

Anemone Beaulier (Fargo, ND), a 41 inch northern

Scott Beaulier (Fargo, ND), a 22 ½ inch walleye

Duck Bay guide Sam Dornian, a 42 ½ inch muskie

Tom Moran (Indian Head Park, IL), a 36 inch northern

Pat O'Brien (Ballwin, MO) a 38 inch muskie

Steve Kruse (Sunset Hills, MO), a 17 inch smallmouth off the dock at Duck Bay

Jon Parlier (La Grange, IL), a 22 inch walleye

Bruce Howard (New Brighton, MN), a 19 inch walleye