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7/16/2019
Kevin Wallenfang and his tournament winning, 46-inch musky just prior to release Fishing has been as hot as the weather for our circle of family and friends, and anglers participating in the 16th Annual Bob Ellis Row Trolling Classic. The Classic was started in 2003 by fishing guide Patricia Strutz to memorialize Bob Ellis, a legendary northern Wisconsin row troller inducted into the National Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame in 2008 for his im...
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Great Lakes Fishing

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  • 7/11/2019 12:20:00 PM
    Carolyn from Anglers All reports:  The conditions have remained the same the last couple of days, leaving this report the same as last wk. Fishing really have been great! Right now the water temp has moved to the 70′s. This temperature change has just happened. As temps rise there are still fish in the upper water column as wel...
  • 7/10/2019 3:30:00 PM
      Fishing Lake Michigan and Green Bay Check out the Lake Michigan Outdoor Fishing Report to read the latest creel clerk reports that tell you what's biting and where from northern and southern Lake Michigan and Green Bay!    Remembe...
  • 6/13/2019 1:00:00 PM
    Fishing Report June 11, 2019 Anglers All reports: The water is starting to clear up but we are still a couple of weeks behind in water temps warming up but as soon as the temps warm up, the action will be picking up on the Bay and on the Inlands. Trollers continue flat lining stickbaits from Houghton Point to Long Island and out to the Apostl...
  • 6/6/2019 9:10:00 AM
    Fishing WisconsinLake Michigan Outdoor Fishing Report - June 3, 2019 In general, fishing reports will be updated once per week, usually on Tuesdays. This may change based on availability of reports and work schedules of field staff.   REMINDER - Anglers must carry a paper copy of their license/stamps while fishing on the waters of Lake Mi...
  • 5/31/2019 2:20:00 PM
    On Monday, May 20th, Fisheries Staff met with interested stakeholders to discuss the current status of the Lake Michigan fishery, answer questions and listen to comments. The presentations from this meeting are now available for viewing at https://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Fishing/lakemichigan/LakeMichiganSalmonandTroutMeetings.html At this time, the dep...
  • 5/31/2019 2:15:00 PM
    Free Fishing Weekend is right around the corner! Get ready to plan a fishing picnic at one of our state parks on June 1 & 2 when you can fish without a fishing license and we fling open the gates to our parks for open house. We're grateful to our partners for offering opportunities for you to give fishing a try. Many of our par...
  • 5/20/2019 9:50:00 AM
    DATE: May 14, 2019      The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is continuing to work with stakeholders to determine the future course of fisheries management on Lake Michigan. The Wisconsin Great Lakes sport fishery generates $185.4 million dollars in economic activity per year and everyone can agree to the goal of...
  • 5/10/2019 8:55:00 AM
    In general, fishing reports will be updated once per week, usually on Tuesdays. This may change based on availability of reports and work schedules of field staff. REMINDER - Anglers must carry a paper copy of their license/stamps while fishing on the waters of Lake Michigan, Lake Superior, and the WI/MI, WI/MN and WI/IA boundary waters.   ...
  • 5/8/2019 9:10:00 AM
    Fishing Report May 7, 2019 Carolyn from Anglers All reports: Trollers are flat lining stickbaits from Houghton Point to Long Island and out to the Apostle Islands and catching Cohos, Browns and Splake. Despite the dirty water Small Mouth Fishing has begun in Sandcut. Anglers have been successful using plastics on light jigs, crank-baits, hair...
  • 4/18/2019 3:55:00 PM
    Root River Report The following information is the latest fishing information for the Root River in Racine. We will post new information to this site every TUESDAY or WEDNESDAY at 4:00 pm from September through December and from March through May. We will also update the number of fish processed at the Root River Steelhead Facilit...
  • 4/18/2019 3:50:00 PM
    Smelt Report: April 16, 2019:  We still have ice along the shoreline in the Chequamegon Bay area. And Smelting has not yet begun. It’s all up to Mother Nature so we have no idea when the run will start but as soon as we hear it has started we will post it. Fishing Report April 16, 2019  Carolyn from Anglers All reports: At this t...
  • 4/11/2019 2:55:00 PM
    Root River Report The following information is the latest fishing information for the Root River in Racine. We will post new information to this site every TUESDAY or WEDNESDAY at 4:00 pm from September through December and from March through May. We will also update the number of fish processed at the Root River Steelhead Facilit...
  • 4/11/2019 2:15:00 PM
    The following information is the latest fishing information for the Root River in Racine. We will post new information to this site every TUESDAY or WEDNESDAY at 4:00 pm from September through December and from March through May. We will also update the number of fish processed at the Root River Steelhead Facility to give you ...
  • 4/4/2019 9:15:00 AM
    April 2, 2019Carolyn from Anglers All reports: The Rivers are high right now. Long Bridge and Short Bridge on the west side are open but have not met yet. People are still venturing out but the top layers of the ice are starting to candle so make sure to call ahead for ice conditions and safety. Trout have been coming into the shallows off the rive...
  • 4/4/2019 9:05:00 AM
    Salmon and trout stocking in Lake Michigan is a critical management activity that state fisheries managers say has contributed to robust fishing in Lake Michigan for the past four decades. A three-year Lake Michigan management strategy was developed in 2017 following more than two years of discussion and input from more than 500 anglers, business ...
  • 3/7/2019 9:05:00 AM
    February 28, 2019 Anglers All, located at 2803 E. Lake Shore Drive (U.S. Highway 2) in Ashland, is a full-service tackle and fly shop offering a huge selection of baits and tackle for year-round fishing. For the most complete and up-to-date fishing report, just give them a call at 715/682-5754, and they will gladly keep you informed! Carolyn from ...
  • 1/10/2019 12:45:00 PM
    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources will be holding a meeting today to discuss the recently signed Lake Superior Fishing Agreement. The meeting will be held at the Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (room 306), 2100 Beaser Avenue, Ashland, WI on Thursday, January 10, 2019 from 6:00 pm-8:00 pm. The Wisconsin Department of Natura...
  • 11/28/2018 3:35:00 PM
    Carolyn  from Anglers All reports:  Keep checking current conditions of the ice. It's time to get your gear together for the upcoming ice fishing season. There is ice starting to form on the Inlands but at this time it is not safe ice. Be cautious. Always be safe and call ahead. There is no safe ice right now!!!!! River Rock reports:&nbs...
  • 11/2/2018 5:40:00 PM
    Outdoor Report Published November 1, 2018 by the Central Office    View current conditions for Wisconsin State Parks, Trails and ForestsCheck out the Wisconsin Department of Tourism (exit DNR). For current statewide information on statewide fall color, log onto the Wisconsin Department of Tourism's Fall Colo...
  • 10/28/2018 9:40:00 PM
    Pier of d’Nort Corporation, located in St. Germain, Wisconsin, is very excited to announce that it has been selected to be featured on the national television program World’s Greatest.  We were selected from a pool of our deepest competition, standing out above and beyond. It’s because of our ease of installation and remova...
  • 10/28/2018 9:25:00 PM
    You are subscribed to Fish Watching for Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. This information has recently been updated, and is now available. Stop in at the Wild Rose State Fish Hatchery on October 27 for Open House from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and stick around for stories and conversation about Lake Sturgeon.  
  • 10/28/2018 9:20:00 PM
    Fishing Lake Michigan?Please visit https://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Fishing/lakemichigan/OutdoorReport.html for the latest reports. Good luck with your fishing!
  • 10/28/2018 9:20:00 PM
    Registration is open for an Ice Fishing for Dinner class. Winter is coming. Will you be ready for the hard water fishing season? Sign up for a 5-session class in Madison to learn the secrets of fishing through the ice and cooking the catch to perfection. The class begins January 28 and runs through February 9, 2019. Click on ...
  • 10/28/2018 9:15:00 PM
    October 23, 2018 Zak from Anglers All reports: Fishing has been good when anglers are able to get out and the wind isn't bad. A chilly fall is here and a bit of winter has been in the air at times. Temps are dropping. It’s been a little cooler this year than we’ve had in the past few years and things are happening on the water! Nearsho...