Eagle River Fishing Report: August 13, 2012

Good to excellent action for northern and panfish, with walleye, largemouth and smallmouth bass providing a good bite, and musky fair to good, all in the Eagle River, Wisconsin area. Water temps have dipped just a skosh and are hovering in the mid 70s -- but the fishing action remains "hot" in the Eagle River, Wisconsin area.  Best all around bet for success for most species is the Eagle River Chain of 28 lakes (largest freshwater chain of lakes in the world), with the clearer, deeper lakes … [Read more...]

Marathon & Lincoln Fishing Report: August 13, 2012

Musky, walleye, panfish and bass are hitting well; all in and amidst the lakes and the Wisconsin River in Wisconsin’s Marathon and Lincoln Counties (near Mosinee and Wausau). Musky action in the central Wisconsin area has picked up in the past week, with some nice fish being caught, and one giant, going a whopping 53 inches long (ALL musky are immediately released -- or should be!).  A lot of the muskies are coming, during low light periods, with the largest ones coming right at, or after … [Read more...]

Eagle River Fishing Report: August 6, 2012

Good to excellent action for walleye, northern and panfish, with a good bite for largemouth and smallmouth bass, and musky fair, in the Eagle River, Wisconsin area. Water temps in the Eagle River, Wisconsin area are hovering in the low 80s.  The fishing season continues to produce very well in Eagle River, and those who are not up here are missing out on some of the best fishing anywhere.  The Eagle River Chain of 28 lakes (largest freshwater chain of lakes in the world) continues to … [Read more...]

Marathon & Lincoln Fishing Report: August 6, 2012

Walleye, bluegills, bass, musky and catfish all hitting; all in and amidst the lakes and the Wisconsin River in Wisconsin’s Marathon and Lincoln Counties (near Mosinee and Wausau). Walleyes in the central Wisconsin area are biting on leeches and crawlers in about 8 to 12 feet of water.  Most of the fish have come from heavy cover like wood and weeds.  Slip bobber rigs are working well during low light conditions, but during the daytime hours a simple jig tipped with live bait has been the … [Read more...]

Eagle River Fishing Report: July 30, 2012

Good to excellent action for panfish, with a good bite for walleye, northern and bass; and musky fair to good; all in the Eagle River, Wisconsin area. Water temps in the Eagle River, Wisconsin area are holding in the low 80s.  Fishing action remains good, with the Eagle River Chain of 28 lakes (largest freshwater chain of lakes in the world) providing the best bite across the board, except for smallmouth bass, where the clearer, deeper lakes in the Eagle River area are offering the best … [Read more...]

Marathon & Lincoln Fishing Report: July 30, 2012

Walleye, smallmouth bass, catfish, panfish and musky all putting on a good bite; all in and amidst the lakes and the Wisconsin River in Wisconsin’s Marathon and Lincoln Counties (near Mosinee and Wausau). The recent spate of summer heat has not stopped some great action happening on the waters of the central Wisconsin area. Walleyes continue to be a very good attraction in the central Wisconsin area, with nice fish being caught on crawlers and leeches.  Most of the fish are in 8 to 12 … [Read more...]

Eagle River Fishing Report: July 23, 2012

Good action for musky, walleye, northern, largemouth bass, and panfish, with smallmouth bass fair to good; all in the Eagle River, Wisconsin area. Water temps in the Eagle River, Wisconsin area are in the low 80s.  Best fishing action for all species can still be found on the Eagle River Chain of 28 lakes (largest freshwater chain of lakes in the world), except for smallmouth bass which are providing a better bite on the deeper, clearer lakes in the Eagle River area. Musky are providing a … [Read more...]

Marathon & Lincoln Fishing Report: July 23, 2012

Walleyes, smallmouth bass, crappies, bluegills and musky all hitting; all in and amidst the lakes and the Wisconsin River in Wisconsin’s Marathon and Lincoln Counties (near Mosinee and Wausau). Walleyes are biting on crawlers and leeches in the central Wisconsin area.  Fish 8 to 12 feet of water associated with wood and rocks.  Most of the action is coming during low light periods and on cloudy days. The smallmouth bass have been very active in the central Wisconsin area, hitting tower … [Read more...]

Eagle River Fishing Report: July 16, 2012

Good to excellent action for walleye, northern, and panfish, with bass fair to good, and musky fair. All in the Eagle River, Wisconsin area. Water temps in the Eagle River, Wisconsin area are hovering in the upper 70s.  The Eagle River Chain of 28 lakes (largest freshwater chain of lakes in the world) remains the best choice for consistent action, but for smallmouth bass, anglers should certainly try some of the Eagle River area's larger, clearer lakes.  While anglers are getting fish … [Read more...]

Marathon & Lincoln Fishing Report: July 16, 2012

Fantastic smallmouth bass bite, strong walleye bite, with very good action for crappie, bluegill and musky; all in and amidst the lakes and the Wisconsin River in Wisconsin’s Marathon and Lincoln Counties (near Mosinee and Wausau). The smallmouth bass fishing in the central Wisconsin area has been fantastic.  We are doing very well on smalls running small crankbaits and/or jigs tipped with tube tails in orange or yellow.  We are concentrating our efforts on shallow wood and rocks in 3 to … [Read more...]