I don't claim to be an expert fisherman ... just a guy who loves to fish and has been blessed for his efforts. I learned a long time ago that in fishing, and in much of life, you get out of it what you put into it. I work hard when fishing, I study a lot, and always try to learn something on every outing. I hope you can use the information I post on this blog to learn something as well. Thanks for following along!

Monday, June 22, 2009

Lake Waubesa - Saturday, June 20, 2009

Andy and I fished Waubesa most of the day today. Got 18 largemouth, most on Gulp Sinking Minnows Puirple fleck and pumpkinseed. Caught most on the flat near McDaniel ... the rest under docks near McConnell. The biggest was 21.5" and came from under a dock. Weather was hot and calm ... mid 80's. I went out alone for a few hours on Sunday evening. Caught 8 on worms ... mostly a 10" Gulp Turtleback worm in Pumpkinseed (natural).
18" largemouth on a worm

15" largemouth on a worm

21.5" largemouth on a worm

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Lake Waubesa - Tuesday, June 9, 2009

Tried something different tonight on Waubesa. Fished from 8:15 to 11:15 pm. Started rather slow but really took off after dark. Ended up with 10 largemouth and 1 carp (that hit a surface bait!). Biggest largemouth was 20" ... lost one that was bigger. Calm wind, 65 degrees. A lot of cottonweood seeds on the surface. All fish caught on blue/white DT-1. All fish CPR'd.

Largemouth - 20"

Monday, June 8, 2009

Lake Waubesa - Sunday, June 7, 2009

Andy and I fished Waubesa from 6:30 to 9:30 pm. Caught 18 largemouth and one northern, all on DT-1's. All fish were in 2-4' of water. Temps were cool - 55 degrees. Sky was clear, wind was 5-10 out of the east. Largest fish was caught at 9:30 pm.

Largemouth - 19.5"

Largemouth - 15"

Saturday, June 6, 2009

Lake DuBay - Saturday - June 6, 2009

Fished the Fish-it with Jeff and Tom Barlament. Fnished the day in first place with 2 walleyes and 2 bass. I caught the two largemouth ... a 17.25" and a 15.5 " - both on a firetiger DT-1. Cold front conditions ... high of 52, E wind at 10, and rain.

Jeff and Tom fished day 2 - caught 3 largemouth... 2 on spinnerbaits and 1 on the firetiger DT-1. All fish were caught in shallow back bay areas. We finished in first place in the tournament.