The fishing on Big Stone Lake has not changed much
in the past week. The consistent weather pattern has
made it very conducive for catching perch! We are
seeing a lot of limits of some nice quality fish coming in.
Folks should not wait for September to get here...the
bite is now!
The Grapevine Reef, BayView area, Windmill Reef and
Manhattan Reef were all kicking out the perch and even
some dandy blue gill. The presentation is "simplicity"...
keep it simple with a hook tipped with a spike or piece of crawler,
a little weight to get you to the bottom a casual jig and
you can set the hook.
Walleye anglers will have to wait for the September/October
months as the water temperature and the weeds are
preventing any significant catches. We have encouraging them
to fish for what is biting and save the trolling or casting for