Simonton Lake

Elkhart - Indiana


  • 16 catches

  • 157 followers

  • 6 spots

The eastern basin is incredibly shallow and the fishing reflects it, most of the year; the exeption is the spring because it warms up first. Look for the fish to relate to last year's weeds. As the water warms up fish around the breaklines, the windblown ...

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Simonton Lake Fishing Reports

Recently shared catches and fishing spots

  1. Details: Largemouth Bass with a Bandit 300 Series Crankbait

    10 am catch

  2. Details: vistula dead end

    gills and walleye

  3. The lake is really dirty with very low visibility due to it being recently dredged out. Fishing has slowed down dramatically!!!!

    1. Tyler Cahall 0
      End of last year. The channel that connects little and big Simonton.
    2. kelsey ritchie 0
      when and where did they do that at?
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  4. Trolling

    10 lb. Channel Catfish with a gulp minnow

    1. Denver Burns 0
      Wow! Cant believe you caught him trolling. Thats great.
  5. Details: 2 lb. 3 oz. 228 in. Walleye with a nigjt crawler

    Drifting

  6. teardrop shape, painted to resemble a perch fry

    Largemouth Bass with a firetiger jig

    1. robert pontius 0
      this is the first fish that my wife has ever caught through the ice. it was a proud day for her and for me.
  7. Northern Pike with a spinner

    1. Tyler Cahall 0
      This one was in the channel. Yes there are a lot of these bad boys in there
    2. Brandon Leighton 0
      That is a nice fish what part of the lake were you in if you don't mind me asking
    3. robert pontius 0
      That's a nice fish to pull out of simonton lake. I live on simonton, and had no idea that there was anything like that left in the lake. Nice catch.
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  8. Hybrid Striped Bass

    1. Denver Burns 0
      Very nice

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