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IA
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43° 22' 32.1888" N, 95° 9' 19.2024" W

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Fishing Report Provided by The Iowa Guide - Doug Burns
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Fishing Report
September 26, 2014
The air temperature is dropping and with it goes the water temperatures. The lakes are now in the low 60s and the fish are responding. I have been enjoying a very good leadcore trolling bite for walleye on East Okoboji. Trolling speed and water depth seem to vary each day so experiment. There are lots of small fish but enough slot size walleye and keepers to keep it interesting. I have plenty of openings and some of the best fishing of the year is upcoming, so Book a trip and start a fight today.
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Fishing Report Provided by Iowa Department of Natural Resources - Iowa Department of Natural Resources
Rating:
3
Average: 3 (1 vote)
| Water Temp:61-70 F | Clarity: Stained
Fish Caught | Lunker: using a
Fishing Report
August 27, 2014
For lake updates and fishing information for Northwest Iowa, contact the Spirit Lake Fish Hatchery at 712-336-1840. Bluegill - Fair: Small ice jigs tipped with red worms or other live bait when presented near weedlines is producing some angler acceptable fish right now. Early morning seems to be when most folks are fishing these spots. Channel Catfish - Good: Cut bait, chicken livers, and stink bait presented in the evenings and overnight hours is producing a number of nice agressive catfish for anglers. Walleye - Fair: Anglers with the best success are working deeper areas with both live bait rigs and deep running crank baits. Trolling across the deep ends of structure is producing a few nice keepers. Make sure to slow your presentation way down when using live bait, fish have been hitting very softly. Yellow Bass - Good: Deep weed lines and structures are providing the best action to anglers who use small jigs tipped with live bait. Yellow Perch - Fair: Pilkies tipped with red worms worked near rocky points have been producing a few nice perch. Be prepared to sort some small ones, but anglers can count on keeping some for the freezer.
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