Local Fish Report

Fathead minnow/photo from wikimedia commons

There are lots fish in Cook County lakes – the trick is to know where they are and how to catch them. WTIP wants to help fill out your stringer by posting a weekly report on what’s biting and where. Our intrepid factual fish finder is Jon Muhich of Buck’s Hardware in Grand Marais.


 
What's On:
Looking ahead

Local fish report for Friday, October 11

A few of the lakes that have good reports this past week include Kemo, Elbow, White Pine and Brule.


Walle

Local fish report for Friday, October 4

According to our fishing expert John Muhich at Buck’s Hardware, the stream trout and laker season is over, which leaves the big three until ice-up.


 
Rainbow trout

Local fish report for Friday, September 27

According to our fishing expert John Muhich at Buck’s Hardware, trout and grouse make for a perfect fall day.


Walleye

Local fish report for Friday, September 6

According to our fishing expert John Muhich at Buck’s Hardware, good weather means continued good fishing.


 
Tackle box with vintage lures

Local fish report for Friday, August 30

According to our fishing expert John Muhich at Buck’s Hardware, fishing continues to be good despite the hot weather.


Early tackle advertisement

Local fish report for Friday, August 2

According to our fishing expert John Muhich at Buck’s Hardware, walleyes continue to keep anglers happy.


 
Rainbow trout

Local fish report for Friday, July 26

According to our fishing expert John Muhich at Buck’s Hardware, walleyes continue to keep anglers happy.


Wobblers

Local fish report for Friday, July 19

According to our fishing expert John Muhich at Buck’s Hardware, if your fishing walleyes, keep an eye on the water temperature.


 
Early copy of Field and Stream

Local fish report for Friday, July 12

According to our fishing expert John Muhich at Buck’s Hardware, the walleyes are finally moving into deeper water.


Wobblers

Local fish report for Friday, July 5

According to our fishing expert John Muhich at Buck’s Hardware, the walleyes are once again hanging out fairly shallow…