So I talked her into going out again the next day, telling her we would go whenever she was ready in the morning. (Ok, I still do)A shot one today but if you can take advantage of the incredible weather and great fishing we got going on now, do it. We have been open for over a month now. Ray's Landing is St. Germain's most complete bait and tackle shop. www.UpNorth.info If you don't get a response, as they are very busy, Lots of finned fiends to yank your line right now are active.FYI. For example, don't think that the northwoods doesn't want folks from the southern part of the state or any other state come and visit us. We now have medium to jumbo leeches that we sell by This Fresher and lower priced. Small minnows, plastics and hair jigs are doing the trick. Well I can tell you for sure we will. We do have 100 count crawlers for only $21 and bulk crawler flats of 500 for only $60. They were great table fare for that night.The next ten days should be dynamite folks. the Nicolet National Forest, the Northern Highland - If you want to catch a meal of Crappie, now is the time to do it. Not hot and heavy but steady. Including a nice 23.5" walleye caught by 5 year old Orli. best to keep the prices low. Where the heck did June go! Because Fishing Should Be Fun! Lots of best to keep the prices low. Know what I mean? We do have bulk crawler flats for $60. To order your flats Reports at www.UpNorthFishing.com So deeper the fish go. Dewey Catchem and How ™ is extending those expectations to your If you’re looking for a fun fishing experience in Northern Wisconsin, this might be the boat to get into. FISHING REPORTS: We're getting more and more phone calls about ice conditions in the northwoods. Northerns have been pestering the heck out of folks and the bass are starting to come on. Little Saint Germain Lake is a 972 acre lake located in Vilas County. I'm not sure catching fish was as important to them as having a good time. And they should be in for a great fall. in dirt or bedding please call ahead at the Minocqua shop at 715-358-5130. Your 1st scoop of crappie minnows is only $2 with any purchase. The social aspect. Jeff Bolander Lots of pressure, but a quality fishery with Walleye, trophy muskie, northerns, largemouth and panfish. Germain and Sayner, Wisconsin, https://www.facebook.com/DeweyCatchemAndHow. We do have 100 count crawlers for only $21 and bulk crawler flats for only $60. We got until March 1 to fish for the game fish. Some of my favorite haunts are still behind schedule.Normally bluegill pester the heck out of us. More on the Opener coming in future reports.As far as the store goes, we are open starting Wednesday the 22nd from 7am to 6pm. Leeches are done this year. No middleman! Loading or unloading your boat with gear should be done in the parking lot. She's the nice one that no one can figure out how she could have gotten hooked up with me. Perch: Big St. Germain and the Rainbow Flowage are where you want to be for perch fishing in the St. Germain area. Hey, what can I say, the fishing bonanza continues. For those of you that hoped we might be able to fish in 70 degree water until January you be disappointed. minnows, fatheads, XL fatheads (tuffys), Walleye Suckers, Northern Bait Minnows, Redtail Chubs and Blacktail Chubs. Jeff Bolander 1/32 oz pink jigs tipped with a half of crawler was the ticket. ----------------------------- We love seeing old friends and making new ones as we work the shop. You know, one of the questions I get asked a lot is when is the best time to come fishing in the northwoods. Rumor has it it might open back up on June 1. Our minnows come direct from trappers in central Wisconsin. We are doing our Fishing has been REALLY good lately. you can always call back or call me at 715-892-2751. for Your Rig, Convenient site and all pages herein have been designed by and are hosted by Nothing closed that I know of around here.What will be baiting? ----------------------------- Two major DNR regs to be aware of are that they extended the walleye no harvest rules on the Minocqua chain and changed the Manitowish Chain from a size exempt water to the normal state 15" rules.FYI 2, our jumbo crawlers come directly from Canada. With the Musky opener being this Saturday he wanted to know how hot was the Musky bite is, how deep is the Musky tradition and what is the difference between the Walleye angler and the Musky angler.Let's talk about how business has been affected by the COVID-19. And after the cruddy winter we went through, we deserve it. And if what your doing ain't working, for goodness sake, try something else.Oh, and what are those big fish called? Jeff Bolander Find those green weeds and you'll find fish. Copyright � 2016-2017 BOTEK CORPORATION All Rights Reserved. you can always call back or call me at 715-892-2751. It's like your first 8th grade dance. Metro. Jeff Bolander If you have deep water on your lake of choice that's where you want to fish. And don't forget to drag a musky sucker on a quick strike rig. You all know Linda. Check out my Up North fishing and resort web sites at The only exception might be is if you have a heavy north wind for a few days in a row where that warm water might be blown south. Most lakes were giving up Crappie in the northern shorelines near wood or green weeds. You could find yourself in a 14 foot rowboat exploring some of the secret backwoods lakes in search of bass with the peace and solitude that you can only find in the northwoods. Replicate that presentation as that seems to be the way they want it.I got a couple of more days off before the schedule fills again next week so if you want to get out, call me. Throw that rig right into the weeds and slowly, I mean slowly, bring it thru the weeds. When you start catching a bunch of little perch spend some extra time there trying for Walleye. Also remember your 1st scoop of crappie minnows is only $2 with any purchase. We are doing our How Bait Shop and Guide Post at www.DeweyCatchemAndHow.com No middleman! Easy minnows, fatheads, XL fatheads (tuffys), Mud Minnows, Walleye Suckers, Northern Bait Minnows, Redtail Chubs, & Blacktail Chubs. The one consistent piece of advice is fish early and late in the day. Fishing Regulations for Little Saint Germain Lake; Waterbodies. Fish below them and around them. Getting a bunch of folks together, young and old, and having a party on the ice is awesomely fun.I fished three lakes over the weekend. you can always call back or call me at 715-892-2751. We caught 50 but only kept about 10 in the range of 9-13". No middleman! All our suckers are wild caught. The water temps on the open water is in the mid to lower 40s. St. Germain area boasts year 'round recreation with excellent www.UpNorth.info Don't set the hook on the splash or too many times you will come up with an empty plate.On a personal note Linda and I would like to thank you for a fantastic summer. - Thursday, April 30, 2020 at 13:02:20 (PDT) CORPORATION Crawlers went up this year for a myriad of reasons. Not us. Catch and release fishing for largemouth and smallmouth bass is open year round unless otherwise noted. Depending on the lake, don't be afraid to fish 15-25' deep in the weeds for them. The Musky Opener and the drop in business because of COVID-19. To order your flats FYI 3, our jumbo crawlers come directly from Canada. No part time salespeople here! Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeweyCatchemAndHow American Legion State Forest, the Oneida County and 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners from the Saturday Tournament will win additional chances to win the raffle drawing. Reports at www.UpNorthFishing.com Fresher and lower priced. Fresher and lower priced. A larger profile that gets the fish's attention or curiosity up. Fishing Tackle that WORKS in Our Area... minnows, fatheads, XL fatheads (tuffys), Walleye Suckers, Northern Bait Minnows, Redtail Chubs, Blacktail Chubs and medium and large Musky Suckers. Off to the Lac du Flambeau chain we went. Crappie, Crappie, Crappie. But the Wisconsin Supreme Court bopped our governor on top of the head and deemed his interference unconstitutional. Two major DNR regs to be aware of are that they extended the walleye no harvest rules on the Minocqua chain St Germain and Sayner, Also remember your 1st scoop of crappie minnows is only $2 with any purchase. Please remember boat launches are for launching and loading your boat to or from its trailer. I think you're crazy if you don't. No farm raised. Small jigs and live bait worked very slowly is always a great choice. Water temps are dropping fast. Fresher and lower priced. Other spots are where creeks and rivers come into a lake as they will be carrying oxygen and bait as well. And yes Greg, I know Rattl Traps are the best. Later!----------------------------- We'll have a full compliment of minnows including the bigger ones as for the first time this year we can fish for bass (catch and release only) after April 1. ----------------------------- FYI 2, our jumbo crawlers come directly from Canada. Our minnows come direct from trappers in central Wisconsin. This lake has good weedbeds, rock and sand bars to concentrate your fishing efforts on. Maybe try fishing it later in the year. Big St. Germain Lake is an excellent lake for fishing, boating and all other recreational water activities. in dirt or bedding please call ahead at the Minocqua shop at 715-358-5130. I can't believe it's the 4th of July holiday already. Lots of fun.The methods we are using vary. Jeff Bolander, owner of Dewey, Catchem and On one lake I found them schooled up in 15-25 feet of water. And there wasn't much wind on a sunny day so we saw most of the hits. There will be a musky sucker shortage again this year but we will do our best to keep you informed and supplied. Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeweyCatchemAndHow To find Little Saint Germain Lake enter the 45.92662 latitude, and -89.445419 longitude coordinates into your GPS device or smart phone. Work your bait very slowly and gently work it through those weeds. Pay attention as your jig comes thru those deeper weeds, 15-25', as the bite will come as the jig is tipping thru on the bottom of the patch. minnows, fatheads, XL fatheads (tuffys), Walleye Suckers, Northern Bait Minnows, and Blacktail Chubs. and changed the Manitowish Chain from a size exempt water to the normal state 15" rules.FYI 2, the LDF Rez is still closed to non-residents. They did pretty well, some doing so well they came in to buy a scoop or two of large fatheads every day. big st germain lake fishing report. Jeff Bolander, owner of Dewey, Catchem and We now have panfish, medium/large mix and large/jumbo mix leeches that we sell by We caught some really nice ones in 15-20 feet of water today. We have the lowest leech prices around which come direct from Minnesota. Crawlers went up this year for a myriad of reasons. Fresher and lower priced. Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeweyCatchemAndHow Our weather forecast says we should be in the upper 50s pretty steady now to the Opener. We headed out in the evening and caught a few bass, walleye and bluegills. Temps in the 90's then only in the 40's in a few days. Our bait shop will be on a never That happens a lot. fishing, boating, snowmobiling, cross country skiing, hunting, Well the weed growth has really surged in the last few weeks. you can always call back or call me at 715-892-2751. Light 1/32 oz jigs and half a crawler.Walleyes are just starting to come into the weeds next to or in the mud. I wanted to see where the crappie and bluegill were. I surprised the interviewer by telling him that our business was triple what it was the year before on gamefish opening day weekend and the month of May has more than doubled last year. I took a little light-hearted guff from guys for not posting a report last week. You don't want to break a hip!As far as the state shut-down goes, here's where I stand. And what is so common this year but a mixed bag on species. Jeff Bolander Im hoping that this one will be safe sooner than some of the others because of all the bays. Germain and Sayner, Wisconsin Fishing Report and Conditions. Right now we have crappie As usual, everybody is employing the only method that works (for them). We want to see you year after year after year!FYI. But when the weeds start dying and the oxygen starts to diminish you gotta go where you can breathe. The warm weather we got in June ended the trapping season then and we finally ran out last week. With the warm weather and all the sun we have experienced the weeds have made up for their slow growth start. Then we'll have to wait until May Opener to do it again. The number of folks that have tested positive for the virus has gone up one in the Vilas and Oneida counties combined over the last 60 days. Our methods vary, more on that in a bit, but the outcome is the same, a livewell full of future fillets. I'm sure they will be gone by the weekend. So depending on your lake there should be a species you can catch. Check out my Up North fishing and resort web sites at Reports at www.UpNorthFishing.com Numerous reports of multifish days filled the social media. FYI 2, our jumbo crawlers come directly from Canada. No middleman! So you got one more weekend to bag the big one and the weather looks like it's gonna be great again!We still got the END OF SEASON CLEARANCE SALE going on. Crawlers are still king but minnows are starting to work a little too. Our minnows come direct from trappers in central Wisconsin. We gotta use our heads here people. - Monday, May 18, 2015 at 05:39:12 (PDT). - Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 11:59:40 (PDT) As long as you can feel the jig you are in contact with the fish.For the most part deep weeds have been the place to catch those fish lately. It always amazes me that how the same size fish are active during a bite.A few days before I was guiding on the Rainbow flowage and the bite was slow but the fish were big. Another lake close by is Lost Lake. ending mission to become the best bait shop in the The weather for Opening Day is forecast to be great, maybe up into the 70s and south winds from 5-10 mph. 12/25/19 @ 8:20 AM. I want to endorse the idea of minimizing unneeded contact to slow the spread of the Coronavirus. Right now we have crappie Reports at www.UpNorthFishing.com A Great Selection of Here comes another empty minnow bucket. It has been a while, for sure. Also remember your 1st scoop of crappie minnows is always only $2 with any purchase. Also remember your 1st scoop of crappie minnows is only $2 with any purchase. Nice ones too, in the 8-12" range. The bluegills, perch and crappie are on fire. 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