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What a difference a week can make. We transgressed from the best fishing of the season to a very slow lull. Sustained high winds mixed with unseasonably cool nights not only put fish in a bad mood, but fishermen were hard to find as well. There were only two boats on Portage Lake last Saturday […]

Sorry for the delay. I got caught up in one of my three rules of life.  – Love your God, love your woman, and never leave biting fishing. –  I’ll let you decide which one it was. Last week seems to have been the premier week for fishing so far this season. Reports from anglers […]

  Last week’s fishing has been the best of the season. With the decrease in wind and improving water temperatures there have been good catches on Gull Lake, Barton Lake and Portage Lake. Even though no spawning bluegills were found, most of the fish are in hanging out in shallow water. Torpedo bobbers with flies […]

Island lake fishing is slow but consistent for angler that are willing to put in the time and cover water. I fished four consecutive days this past week averaging about fifteen larger keepers per day. Crappies were hard to find in any numbers, bluegills were cooperative when located, but sunfish produced the trophies one each […]