Hayward, Wisconsin & Chequamegon Bay Fishing Report 1-22-18

Chequamegon Bay Ice Fishing Report

A classic mid January thaw landed on northern Wisconsin, and I didn’t hear one complaint about the weather around here. The Lake Superior snow belt received a pretty good dumping of white stuff along Hwy 2 during a mid week system, but much of it was lost as temperatures climbed into the high 40’s and…

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Hayward, Wisconsin Fishing Report 6-10-13

John Jastrow and I celebrated 10 years of knowing each other by logging a day for the books!  John brought his buddy Mark Roloff from Middleton, WI up to spend a day in the boat with me, and the fishing was nothing short of outstanding.  We had a slow start to the day, and I…

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Hayward Wisconsin Fishing Report 5-10-13

Finally!!!  After a hard winter, my old friend Terry Peterson and I were able to make it out on the Chippewa Flowage today.  Unlike most other large lakes in the area, it was open for business.  We checked several of our usual favorites today, and most are still covered with ice.  This is nuts!  It…

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St. Louis River Wisconsin Fishing Report 5-10-13

I may not make it on the river for awhile due to my schedule, but it is definitely ready for action.  From what I could see on Thursday, everything was free and clear.  I took this photo from the Loon’s Foot Landing on Thursday evening after I purchased my launch permit from Nemadji Travel Plaza.…

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Chequamegon Bay Wisconsin Fishing Report 5-10-13

  I have not been on the bay yet, but my sources tell me that the ice is ready to leave at any time.  As of Thursday night, there was still quit a bit of ice pushed up against the head of the bay and along the Ashland shoreline.  Most folks seem to think that…

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