Lake of the Woods Fishing Report February 1

Lake of the Woods Fishing Report February 1

The temperatures have dropped but the bite is on fire at Sportsmans Lodge. If you have been thinking about fishing Lake of the Woods, NOW would be a great time to get up here. We’re getting a lot of fish and multi-species too. The dead stick and jigging tactics...
Lake of the Woods Fishing Report January 26

Lake of the Woods Fishing Report January 26

We’re still in about 30 feet of water and putting good numbers in the buckets. We’re also picking up some fat perch. Switching to insect-imitation plastics are a good way to put fish in the bucket. And a dead stick with fat head minnow is always a must have in the...
Lake of the Woods Fishing Report 1/18

Lake of the Woods Fishing Report 1/18

The bite is not super hot, but we’re still pulling fish through the holes! Fishing around the 30-foot mark has been producing the best bite. Fat head minnows continue to be the bait of choice. The fish aren’t liking an over aggressive presentation, so a nice...
Lake of the Woods Fishing Report 1/11

Lake of the Woods Fishing Report 1/11

The bite has been tough, but you can still catch fish by mixing up tactics. We’re fishing 30 ft, live fat heads, stay close to the bottom and when you mark your fish on your electronic start inching it away from the fish to trigger the bite. Be slow and steady...
Lake of the Woods Fishing Report 1/4

Lake of the Woods Fishing Report 1/4

With ice at around 20 inches, we’re continuing to make good ice and checking it daily. We’re fishing in 30 feet of water, catching fish on the dead stick using frozen shiners and fatheads on a red hook. Keep the bait six inches from the bottom. Green 3/8...
Lake of the Woods Fishing Report 12/28

Lake of the Woods Fishing Report 12/28

The bombers are out in full force! We’re catching fish at Sportsman’s Lodge on Lake of the Woods. 27-30 feet of water has been producing with the best results using fat head minnows and frozen shiners for bait. Hot jigs have been a Gold Gem-N-Eye’s and...