Lake Erie

Ottawa - Ohio


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  • 59 spots

(Western Basin) The fishing is changing here, but still regarded by many as the best and most productive Walleye and Smallmouth Bass fishery in North America. Nearly 27,000,000 Walleye are available to anglers each year!

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Lake Erie Fishing Reports

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  1. Details: Yellow Perch with a shiners

  2. Anybody know any good catfish spots? NE ohio

  3. 14.0 in. Smallmouth Bass

  4. Largemouth Bass with a Gary Yamamoto Original Senko Worms

  5. 11.0 in. Brown Bullhead Catfish

  6. 9.0 in. Yellow Bullhead Catfish

    1. nice albino
    2. nice albino
    3. nice albino
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  7. First trip for walleye. Only got 16 for the day. Slow start due to cold water. 55 degrees on top and 52 degrees at 25 feet down. We were marking fish, but they didn't ...more bite. We would find pockets of fish and pickup two or three, but when you go back over the same spot they would be gone. Bagley bang-o deep diver 75 and 100 feet back and 5 color with renoskys shallow divers were the best. I heard 40 feet of water is a better bite. That's where I would try next.

    2 lb. 20 in. Walleye with a Renosky Crystalina Shallow Diver

  8. I would like to welcome myself into the 30 inch club. People that say walleye donโ€™t fight, have not seen a 30 inch one.

    9 lb. 31 in. Walleye

    1. Buddy Pierce 0
      thanks guys!!! work hard for that one
    2. about 2 yrs ago I nailed a 33in one at 10lbs at Lake Erie I know what you mean ๐Ÿ˜Ž
    3. Dave Jerry 0
      You are right Buddy, caught a few in my life, congratulations on the 30
    4. Rob O 0
      welcome to the club ! nice one
    5. George Horvath 0
      Big one
    6. Buddy Pierce 0
      hey Mike. that is Cleveland. if you havenโ€™t been out here , you really should look into it.
    7. Buddy Pierce 0
      thanks Mark an Neal
    8. Buddy Pierce 0
      thanks a lot chad
    9. Neal M 0
      nice catch
    10. Neal M 0
      nice catch
    11. Mike A. 0
      Is that Detroit or Cleveland in the background?
    12. Mark Merlin 0
      Holy smokes, congrats on a great catch.
    13. Chad Jaco 0
      Giant!!Congratulations Buddy!!
    14. Buddy Pierce 0
      yes sir Arthur
    15. They never caught one.
    16. Holy cow. Thatโ€™s awesome.
    17. Buddy Pierce 0
      thanks everyone. it means a lot. thanks
    18. Robert Coleman 0
      Congrats Buddy! ๐Ÿ‘Š๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘
    19. john stimson 0
      nice work
    20. Tod Fisher 0
      wow, nice one!
    21. J C 0
      good job Buddy!
    22. well done!
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  9. Just got to Cleveland

    10 lb. Walleye

    1. Buddy Pierce 0
      thanks a lot George and Melissa. I appreciate it.
    2. Melissa Norris 0
      Nice!๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ˜
    3. George Horvath 0
      Wow
    4. Buddy Pierce 0
      thanks John.
    5. john stimson 0
      awesome catch
    6. Buddy Pierce 0
      thanks Mike A
    7. Buddy Pierce 0
      thanks Fish Hunter
    8. Mike A. 0
      Damn! Nice one Buddy!
    9. Fish Hunter 0
      nice catch!
    10. Buddy Pierce 0
      thanks Dave. here for a few day. more tomorrow.
    11. Dave Jerry 0
      Good job Buddy, nice fish wish I was with you, hookem.
    12. Buddy Pierce 0
      yellow pike. ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ
    13. Neal M 0
      nice yellow pike!!
    14. Buddy Pierce 0
      was the first fish of the day. what a nice surprise. sorry b. but thatโ€™s one girl thatโ€™s not going to make it to P. A. this year. ๐Ÿ˜‚.
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  10. Got my P B Bass today !

    Largemouth Bass

    1. That's nice Ray. I was just fishing where the Huron River comes in about two weeks ago. Working on another video from there. You probably recognize the areas ...more of lot of these videos. https://rumble.com/c/RJBassFishing
      I haven't gotten the one done from a couple weeks ago yet.
    2. ray canterbury 0
      Iโ€™m right at the mouth of Lake Erie at the south end of the Detroit River, Iโ€™m lucky and get to fish just about everyday
    3. Classic lure. Nice. The Jitterbugs still catch them too and people don't use them much anymore. Keep up the good work. I think we fish lot of the same areas. ...more I fish Erie on the Michigan side from Toledo all the way up to the Detroit River. Some great water there. Most of the time it's much better than the Ohio side.
    4. ray canterbury 0
      Itโ€™s an old one Rick, bought 15 or 20 years ago in Hillman Mich
    5. ray canterbury 0
      Itโ€™s an old one Rick, bought 15 or 20 years ago in Hillman Mich
    6. congrats. Havenโ€™t seen that kind of lure before
    7. Melissa Norris 0
      Congrats!๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ˜
    8. Congratulations on your PB!!
    9. congrats
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