Bass Lake

Starke - Indiana


  • 26 catches

  • 490 followers

  • 12 spots

This shallow lake is home to nice Walleye, channel cats, white bass and white Crappie. Slip bobbers seldom go below five feet.

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Bass Lake Fishing Reports

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  1. Muskellunge with a Bucktail

    1. Al Van 0
      wrong Bass Lake. This area is for the bass lake by Knox,In. No musky here.
    2. Cayden Chumly 0
      cool i'll check it out
    3. Danny Swails 0
      Check out the lower lip. It was like a gator, really thick, screwed up! He's been in shallows trying to span with female, look at raw tail
    4. Danny Swails 0
      Caught largest one 10ft from shore at 1st cove a SW corner. Caught smaller one in middle of lake West of island in about 8ft of water. Caught both on Bucher Bucktail.
    5. Cayden Chumly 0
      Dude Nice where in bass lake did you catch him at
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  2. Friday was a great morning. bass bite was on

    White Bass with a Berkley Gulp! 3 in. and 4 in. Minnows

    1. Cayden Chumly 0
      where did you catch them at
    2. Buddy Pierce 0
      real nice
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  3. Fish were aggressive. Ice still real thin in some spots.

    19 in. Walleye

    1. Dave Jerry 0
      Upper and lower fish lake
    2. Dave Jerry 0
      Fished it in the summer don’t know about ice fishing
    3. Jake Joseph 0
      I’ve done well on a mixed bag including walleyes at fish lake but it’s been a few years. I’m not sure what the population of walleyes is currently or if they still ...more stock them
    4. Buddy Pierce 0
      I looked it up Dave. looks real nice. is the water clear. and have you ice fished there.
    5. Dave Jerry 0
      La Porte county
    6. Dave Jerry 0
      Use to catch some nice walleyes there
    7. Buddy Pierce 0
      hi Dave. no I have never been there.
    8. Dave Jerry 0
      You ever fish Fish Lake
    9. Buddy Pierce 0
      would luv to come out and fish with you. unfortunately work has been nonexistent for me so far this year. I will be on Erie in late spring for walleye trolling.
    10. Erich Senft 0
      nice Buddy. going for any Erie lakers this season ? if you come up into Michigan let me know I’ll hit the ice with you :)
    11. Buddy Pierce 0
      thanks Hans.
    12. Awesome!
    13. Buddy Pierce 0
      thanks b.
    14. b ripoer 0
      Nice ones good job
    15. Buddy Pierce 0
      thanks Melissa.
    16. Melissa Norris 0
      Nice job!😀😁
    17. Buddy Pierce 0
      you are exactly rite Jake. I seen the geese still in the water.
    18. Jake Joseph 0
      the Bass lake marina Friday night
    19. Jake Joseph 0
      I fished near the marina Friday night and 2/3 of the lake was open and covered in geese, when I went to the bait shop today it was almost all locked up but I’m sure ...more it’s still thin. What an odd ice year. I went by Max on Friday main lake all the way open be interesting to see what Max looks like tomorrow when I’m near there.
    20. Buddy Pierce 0
      hay Jonathan. three inches but a lot less in some areas. still open water in the deep areas. be vary careful.
    21. how thick is the ice
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  4. Only one today.

    19 in. Walleye

  5. Tip up fishing.

    16 in. Walleye

    1. Glenn Reynolds 0
      nice catch
    2. Glenn Reynolds 0
      nice catch
    3. Glenn Reynolds 0
      nice catch
    4. yummm...😋
    5. Buddy Pierce 0
      thanks b. was a lot of fun chasing flags for two hours.
    6. b ripoer 0
      Nice good eaters there.
    7. Buddy Pierce 0
      well Jake. there is still open water in the middle of lake. so it will be bad for a min. but the weekend is looking cold.
    8. Jake Joseph 0
      hopefully this warm up doesn’t ruin it all. I’m beyond ready to get out on it!
    9. Buddy Pierce 0
      hi Jake. three inches of ice.
    10. Jake Joseph 0
      awesome!! how much ice over there?
    11. Buddy Pierce 0
      thanks George.
    12. George Horvath 0
      Nice
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  6. Saturday night we were killing em. I had three keeper in the first hour! But then the wind changed and pull the anchor loose. Only got one more after that. Easy ...more come easy go. 😞

    18 in. Walleye

    1. Buddy Pierce 0
      thank Ralph. good to hear from you.
    2. Ralph Witt 0
      nice job buddy
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  7. Fishing with my bro. The fishing is hot!!! No ice in sight.

    Walleye

    1. Hans Grubenstein 0
      Nice
    2. Buddy Pierce 0
      you know that’s right!!! was a fun day.
    3. b ripoer 0
      Always fun fishing with Bro, nice eye.
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  8. Spoon in 10 feet of water. Night bite

    Walleye

    1. Buddy Pierce 0
      good luck b. be safe out there.
    2. Buddy Pierce 0
      good to hear from you Jake. I fish from my boat just off shore from the bait shop in 10 foot water. I love the bait shop in Knox. really don’t know who owns ...more it. I will be fishing there until it ices over.
    3. Jake Joseph 0
      you fishing from shore or out in the boat? The new owner at the bait shop seems like he’s going to do a good job with it.... Stop in and introduce yourself if you ...more haven’t already
    4. b ripoer 0
      I hear you, we were doing so good then this darn heat wave hit.
    5. Buddy Pierce 0
      thanks b. small lake fishing. can’t wait for ice!!!
    6. b ripoer 0
      Nice eaters Buddy, looks like a great time.
    7. Buddy Pierce 0
      thank you Bryan.
    8. Bryan Harper 0
      🎣🍻
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  9. Jigs and minnow on a bobbers

    Walleye

    1. Buddy Pierce 0
      thanks Hans!!! good time of year to fish shallow with bobber at nite.
    2. Hans Grubenstein 0
      Awesome. You’re killin it!
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  10. Took a friend walleye fishing today. We caught 4 walleyes 40 crappie 1 perch 5 White bass and 1 catfish. We fished from 9am to 6pm

    20 in. Walleye

    1. Buddy Pierce 0
      hi Chris. near Knox.
    2. Chris Miller 0
      Where is bass lake..
    3. Buddy Pierce 0
      nice Ralph!!! I was there last weekend. I had no luck. did see all the fish on the finder. but I only caught crappies. nice work.
    4. Ralph Witt 0
      most fish were caught 17-19 feet of water. North end of lake
    5. Ralph Witt 0
      most fish were caught 17-19 feet of water. North end of lake
    6. Jake Joseph 0
      nice!! deep or shallow?
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