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Saturday, January 5, 2013

Beaver lake Striper fishing guide report

01/05/2013

Striper activity forecast for the week is: FAIR

POOR-FAIR-GOOD
BAILEY'S BEAVER LAKE GUIDE SERVICE(479)366-8664 Beaver lake striper are scattered due to the cool water temperature and can be caught from point 12 to the Indian Creek area. White bass, small striper and hybrids are schooling on the surface. Throw small kastmaster spoons to schooling fish. Make sure you do not keep striper under 20 inches and not more than 3 striper or hybrid or combination, Walleye must be 18 inches long with a limit of 4! Beaver lake striper fishing will be fair with striper taken on live shad fished on down lines and lightly weighted balloon lines trolled 100-150ft back 8-35ft deep. 3 way rig trolling RAPALA'S is also producing, try Rapala #14 husky jerk's in black back or purple back colors. Beaver lake stripers will be located in area's holding bait near the main channel.
Know your species and make sure you identify any fish you keep. There is no limit on white bass, there is a 3 fish limit on striper/hybrid and a 20 inch minimum length on striper. You may not keep more than 3 striper and hybrid in combination.

click to enlarge image
Fish location is greatly influenced by lake level and current flow, current in the lake from generation will generally position fish on upstream or down stream edges of structure......check the daily lake level and flow data link on my web site.
Live shad as always on Beaver Lake when fishing for Trophy Stripers is the go to approach. Stripers are hitting shad in the 4-8 inch range.

On the mid and lower sections check out these area's. Water surface temps in the low to mid 40's.
Dam-
Point 1-
Indian creek- HOT SPOT! Beaver Lake striped bass are being caught in this area...look in past lost bridge an in the mouth of Indian creek.
Lost bridge north- HOT SPOT! Beaver Lake striped bass are being caught in this area...
Point 3-HOT SPOT! Beaver Lake Striper are in the area, check the humps near the cedar thicket and in fish trap hollow!
Point 4-
Lost bridge south- Beaver Lake Striper are in the area, try looking on the flat between LBS and fish trap hollow.
Point 5- Beaver Lake Striper are active here.
Point 6- Beaver lake striper caught in the Van hollow area near twin coves. This area has been good for walleye!
Big Clifty area- HOT SPOT! Beaver lake striped bass are being caught here Check the flats between the Big Clifty and Henry Hollow arms! Tons of shad in the area!!!
Rocky Branch- Beaver lake striper are in the area. Try the island and the road bed that extends to the island. Also check the little islands in front of the Larue boat ramp. Striper taken here at night with large rat-l-traps!
Larue-Beaver Lake Striper taken in cedar creek, ford creek and goat island at larue! White bass, hybrids and small stripes are chasing bait on the surface! Striper taken here at night with large rat-l-traps
Copper mine-
Ventris-
Upper section- Beaver Lake Striper are in these areas.
Hwy 12 bridge-
Prairie creek-HOT SPOT! Striper, white bass and walleye are being taken here. Fish being taken on the flats and cuts around the islands. There has been schooling fish here for several days, check around deer island! Walleye are also being taken on kastmaster spoons fished near the bottom. Trolling with cordell spots, shad raps, hot-n-tots, and tail dancers have all been producing walleye, white bass.
Coose Hollow-HOT SPOT! Try both arms of coose hollow, there have been schools of whites working their way through here. Striper caught here.
Blackburn Creek- Walleye being caught here on the flats near the channel with shad rap's, hot-n-tot's or bottom bouncers with crawler harnesses. Striper caught here.
Beaver shores- Walleye being caught here on the flats near the channel with shad rap's, hot-n-tot's or bottom bouncers with crawler harnesses. Striper caught here.
Escapalia Hollow/Falls Hollow-
Horseshoe bend- Striper caught here in the channel where it meets the flats. Walleye being caught here on the flats near the channel with shad rap's, hot-n-tot's or bottom bouncers with crawler harnesses
Montne- Walleye being caught here on the flats near the channel with shad rap's, hot-n-tot's or bottom bouncers with crawler harnesses
Hickory creek- A few stripes being caught here.
War Eagle-
War eagle/White river junction(point 12)- Walleye being caught here. Striper also caught here up river to natural walk road.
Blue springs area-.

WALLEYE

Most walleye are about 5-15ft deep, fish are being taken off area flats near the channel. Try the area's mentioned above...
Flat line troll with hot-n-tot's, rapala tail dancers, shad raps, reef runners, or ripstiks in natural blue or black back combos or chartreuse/orange and clown colors .
Also Try cotton cordell super spots and rattle traps in similar colors!
Jigging spoons around brush and rock piles are also producing.



TIGHT LINES!

Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Beaver lake striper and walleye report


01/02/2013

Striper activity forecast for the week is: FAIR

POOR-FAIR-GOOD
BAILEY'S BEAVER LAKE GUIDE SERVICE(479)366-8664 Beaver lake striper are scattered due to the cool water temperature and can be caught from point 12 to the Indian Creek area. White bass, small striper and hybrids are schooling on the surface. Throw small kastmaster spoons to schooling fish. Make sure you do not keep striper under 20 inches and not more than 3 striper or hybrid or combination, Walleye must be 18 inches long with a limit of 4! Beaver lake striper fishing will be fair with striper taken on live shad fished on down lines and lightly weighted balloon lines trolled 100-150ft back 8-35ft deep. 3 way rig trolling RAPALA'S is also producing, try Rapala #14 husky jerk's in black back or purple back colors. Beaver lake stripers will be located in area's holding bait near the main channel. 
Know your species and make sure you identify any fish you keep. There is no limit on white bass, there is a 3 fish limit on striper/hybrid and a 20 inch minimum length on striper. You may not keep more than 3 striper and hybrid in combination.
click to enlarge image
Fish location is greatly influenced by lake level and current flow, current in the lake from generation will generally position fish on upstream or down stream edges of structure......check the daily lake level and flow data link on my web site.
Live shad as always on Beaver Lake when fishing for Trophy Stripers is the go to approach. Stripers are hitting shad in the 4-8 inch range.

On the mid and lower sections check out these area's. Water surface temps in the low to mid 40's.
Dam-
Point 1-
Indian creek- HOT SPOT! Beaver Lake striped bass are being caught in this area...look in past lost bridge an in the mouth of Indian creek.
Lost bridge northHOT SPOT! Beaver Lake striped bass are being caught in this area...
Point 3-HOT SPOT! Beaver Lake Striper are in the area, check the humps near the cedar thicket and in fish trap hollow!
Point 4-
Lost bridge south- Beaver Lake Striper are in the area, try looking on the flat between LBS and fish trap hollow.
Point 5- Beaver Lake Striper are active here.
Point 6- Beaver lake striper caught in the Van hollow area near twin coves. This area has been good for walleye!
Big Clifty area- Beaver lake striped bass are being caught here Check the flats between the Big Clifty and Henry Hollow arms! Tons of shad in the area!!!
Rocky Branch- Beaver lake striper are in the area. Try the island and the road bed that extends to the island. Also check the little islands in front of the Larue boat ramp. Striper taken here at night with large rat-l-traps!
Larue-Beaver Lake Striper taken in cedar creek, ford creek and goat island at larue! White bass, hybrids and small stripes are chasing bait on the surface! Striper taken here at night with large rat-l-traps
Copper mine-
Ventris-
Upper section- Beaver Lake Striper are in these areas.
Hwy 12 bridge-
Prairie creek-HOT SPOT! Striper, white bass and walleye are being taken here. Fish being taken on the flats and cuts around the islands. There has been schooling fish here for several days, check around deer island! Walleye are also being taken on kastmaster spoons fished near the bottom. Trolling with cordell spots, shad raps, hot-n-tots, and tail dancers have all been producing walleye, white bass.
Coose Hollow-HOT SPOT! Try both arms of coose hollow, there have been schools of whites working their way through here. Striper caught here.
Blackburn Creek- Walleye being caught here on the flats near the channel with shad rap's, hot-n-tot's or bottom bouncers with crawler harnesses. Striper caught here.
Beaver shores- Walleye being caught here on the flats near the channel with shad rap's, hot-n-tot's or bottom bouncers with crawler harnesses. Striper caught here.
Escapalia Hollow/Falls Hollow-
Horseshoe bend- Striper caught here in the channel where it meets the flats. Walleye being caught here on the flats near the channel with shad rap's, hot-n-tot's or bottom bouncers with crawler harnesses
Montne- Walleye being caught here on the flats near the channel with shad rap's, hot-n-tot's or bottom bouncers with crawler harnesses
Hickory creek- A few stripes being caught here.
War Eagle-
War eagle/White river junction(point 12)- Walleye being caught here. Striper also caught here up river to natural walk road.
Blue springs area-.

  WALLEYE  
Most walleye are about 5-15ft deep, fish are being taken off area flats near the channel. Try the area's mentioned above...
  Flat line troll with hot-n-tot's, rapala tail dancers, shad raps, reef runners, or ripstiks in natural blue or black back combos or chartreuse/orange and clown colors .
Also Try cotton cordell super spots and rattle traps in similar colors!
Jigging spoons around brush and rock piles are also producing.



Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Beaver lake Striper guide report

12/18/2012

Striper activity forecast for the week is: FAIR

POOR-FAIR-GOOD
BAILEY'S BEAVER LAKE GUIDE SERVICE(479)366-8664 Beaver lake striper are scattered due to the cool water temperature and can be caught from point 12 to the Indian Creek area. White bass, small striper and hybrids are schooling on the surface. Throw small kastmaster spoons to schooling fish. Make sure you do not keep striper under 20 inches and not more than 3 striper or hybrid or combination, Walleye must be 18 inches long with a limit of 4! Beaver lake striper fishing will be fair with striper taken on live shad fished on free lines and lightly weighted balloon lines trolled 100-150ft back 1-20ft deep. Flat line trolling RAPALA'S is also producing, try Rapala #14 husky jerk's in black back or purple back colors. Beaver lake stripers will be located in area's holding bait near the main channel.
Know your species and make sure you identify any fish you keep. There is no limit on white bass, there is a 3 fish limit on striper/hybrid and a 20 inch minimum length on striper. You may not keep more than 3 striper and hybrid in combination.
click to enlarge image
Fish location is greatly influenced by lake level and current flow, current in the lake from generation will generally position fish on upstream or down stream edges of structure......check the daily lake level and flow data link on my web site.
Live shad as always on Beaver Lake when fishing for Trophy Stripers is the go to approach. Stripers are hitting shad in the 4-8 inch range.

On the mid and lower sections check out these area's. Water surface temps in the high 40's to low 50's.
Dam-
Point 1-
Indian creek- HOT SPOT! Beaver Lake striped bass are being caught in this area...look in past lost bridge an in the mouth of Indian creek.
Lost bridge north- HOT SPOT! Beaver Lake striped bass are being caught in this area...
Point 3-HOT SPOT! Beaver Lake Striper are in the area, check the humps near the cedar thicket and in fish trap hollow!
Point 4-
Lost bridge south- Beaver Lake Striper are in the area, try looking on the flat between LBS and fish trap hollow.
Point 5- Beaver Lake Striper are active here.
Point 6- Beaver lake striper caught in the Van hollow area near twin coves. This area has been good for walleye!
Big Clifty area- Beaver lake striped bass are being caught here Check the flats between the Big Clifty and Henry Hollow arms! Tons of shad in the area!!!
Rocky Branch- Beaver lake striper are in the area. Try the island and the road bed that extends to the island. Also check the little islands in front of the Larue boat ramp. Striper taken here at night with large rat-l-traps!
Larue-Beaver Lake Striper taken in cedar creek, ford creek and goat island at larue! White bass, hybrids and small stripes are chasing bait on the surface! Striper taken here at night with large rat-l-traps
Copper mine-
Ventris-
Upper section- Beaver Lake Striper are in these areas.
Hwy 12 bridge-
Prairie creek-HOT SPOT! Striper, white bass and walleye are being taken here. Fish being taken on the flats and cuts around the islands. There has been schooling fish here for several days, check around deer island! Walleye are also being taken on kastmaster spoons fished near the bottom. Trolling with cordell spots, shad raps, hot-n-tots, and tail dancers have all been producing walleye, white bass.
Coose Hollow-HOT SPOT! Try both arms of coose hollow, there have been schools of whites working their way through here. Striper caught here.
Blackburn Creek- Walleye being caught here on the flats near the channel with shad rap's, hot-n-tot's or bottom bouncers with crawler harnesses. Striper caught here.
Beaver shores- Walleye being caught here on the flats near the channel with shad rap's, hot-n-tot's or bottom bouncers with crawler harnesses. Striper caught here.
Escapalia Hollow/Falls Hollow-
Horseshoe bend- Striper caught here in the channel where it meets the flats. Walleye being caught here on the flats near the channel with shad rap's, hot-n-tot's or bottom bouncers with crawler harnesses
Montne- Walleye being caught here on the flats near the channel with shad rap's, hot-n-tot's or bottom bouncers with crawler harnesses
Hickory creek- A few stripes being caught here.
War Eagle-
War eagle/White river junction(point 12)- Walleye being caught here. Striper also caught here up river to natural walk road.
Blue springs area-.

  WALLEYE  

Most walleye are about 5-15ft deep, fish are being taken off area flats near the channel. Try the area's mentioned above...
  Flat line troll with hot-n-tot's, rapala tail dancers, shad raps, reef runners, or ripstiks in natural blue or black back combos or chartreuse/orange and clown colors .
Also Try cotton cordell super spots and rattle traps in similar colors!
Jigging spoons around brush and rock piles are also producing.



TIGHT LINES!

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Beaver lake Striper/Walleye report

BEAVER LAKE ARKANSAS STRIPER GUIDE FISHING REPORT
http://www.beaversafari.com


12/11/2012

Striper activity forecast for the week is: FAIR

POOR-FAIR-GOOD

BAILEY'S BEAVER LAKE GUIDE SERVICE(479)366-8664 Beaver lake striper are scattered due to the cool water temperature and can be caught from point 12 to the Indian Creek area. White bass, small striper and hybrids are schooling on the surface. Throw small kastmaster spoons to schooling fish. Make sure you do not keep striper under 20 inches and not more than 3 striper or hybrid or combination, Walleye must be 18 inches long with a limit of 4! Beaver lake striper fishing will be fair with striper taken on live shad fished on free lines and lightly weighted balloon lines trolled 100-150ft back 1-20ft deep. Flat line trolling RAPALA'S is also producing, try Rapala #14 husky jerk's in black back or purple back colors. Beaver lake stripers will be located in area's holding bait near the main channel.
Know your species and make sure you identify any fish you keep. There is no limit on white bass, there is a 3 fish limit on striper/hybrid and a 20 inch minimum length on striper. You may not keep more than 3 striper and hybrid in combination.





Fish location is greatly influenced by lake level and current flow, current in the lake from generation will generally position fish on upstream or down stream edges of structure......check the daily lake level and flow data link on my web site.

Live shad as always on Beaver Lake when fishing for Trophy Stripers is the go to approach. Stripers are hitting shad in the 4-8 inch range.



On the mid and lower sections check out these area's. Water surface temps in the high 40's to low 50's.

Dam- Beaver Lake striped bass are being caught in this area...

Point 1- Beaver Lake striped bass are being caught in this area...

Indian creek- HOT SPOT! Beaver Lake striped bass are being caught in this area...look in past lost bridge an in the mouth of Indian creek.

Lost bridge north- HOT SPOT! Beaver Lake striped bass are being caught in this area...

Point 3-

Point 4- HOT SPOT! Beaver Lake Striper are in the area, check the humps near the cedar thicket and in fish trap hollow!

Lost bridge south- HOT SPOT! Beaver Lake Striper are in the area, try looking on the flat between LBS and fish trap hollow.

Point 5- Beaver Lake Striper are active here.

Point 6- Beaver lake striper caught in the Van hollow area near twin coves. This area has been good for walleye!

Big Clifty area- Beaver lake striped bass are being caught here Check the flats between the Big Clifty and Henry Hollow arms! Tons of shad in the area!!!

Rocky Branch- HOT SPOT! Beaver lake striper are in the area. Try the island and the road bed that extends to the island. Also check the little islands in front of the Larue boat ramp. Striper taken here at night with large rat-l-traps!

Larue-Beaver Lake Striper taken in cedar creek, ford creek and goat island at larue! White bass, hybrids and small stripes are chasing bait on the surface! Striper taken here at night with large rat-l-traps

Copper mine- Beaver Lake Striper are beginning to show in this area, Check the rock piles in front of Copper Mine Lodge! Striper taken here at night with large rat-l-traps

Ventris- Beaver Lake Striper are beginning to show in this area and there are tons of Shad near the Ventris resort boat dock. Look across the channel also on the flats!

Upper section- Beaver Lake Striper are in these areas.

Hwy 12 bridge-

Prairie creek-HOT SPOT! Striper, white bass and walleye are being taken here. Fish being taken on the flats and cuts around the islands. There has been schooling fish here for several days, check around deer island! Walleye are also being taken on kastmaster spoons fished near the bottom. Trolling with cordell spots, shad raps, hot-n-tots, and tail dancers have all been producing walleye, white bass.

Coose Hollow- Try both arms of coose hollow, there have been schools of whites working their way through here. Striper caught here.

Blackburn Creek- Walleye being caught here on the flats near the channel with shad rap's, hot-n-tot's or bottom bouncers with crawler harnesses. Striper caught here.

Beaver shores- Walleye being caught here on the flats near the channel with shad rap's, hot-n-tot's or bottom bouncers with crawler harnesses. Striper caught here.

Escapalia Hollow/Falls Hollow-

Horseshoe bend- Striper caught here in the channel where it meets the flats. Walleye being caught here on the flats near the channel with shad rap's, hot-n-tot's or bottom bouncers with crawler harnesses

Montne- Walleye being caught here on the flats near the channel with shad rap's, hot-n-tot's or bottom bouncers with crawler harnesses

Hickory creek- A few stripes being caught here.

War Eagle-

War eagle/White river junction(point 12)- Walleye being caught here. Striper also caught here up river to natural walk road. No great numbers just yet but they're on the way.

Blue springs area-.



WALLEYE



Most walleye are about 5-15ft deep, fish are being taken off area flats near the channel. Try the area's mentioned above...

Flat line troll with hot-n-tot's, rapala tail dancers, shad raps, reef runners, or ripstiks in natural blue or black back combos or chartreuse/orange and clown colors .

Also Try cotton cordell super spots and rattle traps in similar colors!

Jigging spoons around brush and rock piles are also producing.







TIGHT LINES!

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Monday, October 29, 2012

Beaver Lake Striper / Walleye Report

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Stretching through the beautiful Northwest Arkansas Ozarks is Scenic Highway 12, extending from Highway 71, through Historic Downtown Rogers, east along the south side of Beaver Lake and connecting with Highway 23 into Eureka Springs. Traveling this route is a sight seeing experience where you will find some of the friendliest people and unspoiled forests.

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Beaver Lake Striper / Walleye Report

BAILEY'S BEAVER LAKE GUIDE SERVICE(479)366-8664 Beaver Lake Striper fishing fair! You will have to check several spots through out the day as Beaver Lake striper make their transition up lake. The striper fishing will be good with numbers of fish taken on live shad fished on lightly weighted balloon lines trolled 50-100ft back and down riggers with rapala's 15-35ft deep.The stripers will be active most of the day with peaks around sunrise, sunset and during generation!
 

Know your species and make sure you identify any fish you keep. There is no limit on white bass, there is a 3 fish limit on striper/hybrid and a 20 inch minimum length on striper. You may not keep more than 3 striper and hybrid in combination.

 
Click image to enlarge






















Fish location is greatly influenced by lake level and current flow, current in the lake from generation will generally position fish on upstream or down stream edges of structure...check the daily lake level and flow data link or the SWPA power generation link on my web site.


Live shad as always on Beaver Lake when fishing for Trophy Stripers is the go to approach. Stripers are hitting shad in the 4-14 inch range. If you want a big fish try a  shadzilla in the 10-14 inch range!

 
You will have to cover water to find Beaver Lake Striper and you should check these area's, action will be hot once you find 'em! Try free linning and stay ahead of the curve, the fish will start hitting free linned baits regularly soon!



On the mid and lower sections check out these area's. Water surface temps in the high 60's.

Point 1- striper moving up lake...

Indian creek- striper moving up lake...

Lost bridge north-striper moving up lake...
 
Point 3- striper moving up lake...

Lost bridge south-  Try the island at starky and the humps from the island to lost bridge south park.

Point 5-  walleye on the flat between point 5 and 6!

Big Clifty arm-Great things happening here! There are large shad in the area near hog scauld and that means big striper are there also!

Rocky Branch- Some striper taken at point 6 and the small island infront of the water intake. White bass and walleye's being caught in the area's near the road bed that extends to the island, in the mouth of the marina and in larue cove. White bass are surfacing in this area!

Copper mine- a few walleye caught near the copper mine lodge. Watch for stripes in this area!

Upper section- Beaver Lake striper in the area!

Prairie creek- Walleye activity around the islands on the flats is picking up nicely! Huge amounts of shad and Beaver Lake Striper in this area! Watch for the gulls and get on the surfacing fish!


Coose Hollow- Be on the look out for stripers any day now!


Ventris- Be on the look out for stripers any day now!

Blackburn creek- Be on the look out for stripers any day now!


Beaver shores- Be on the look out for stripers any day now!


 
Horseshoe bend-  Walleye activity is picking up here on the island flats! White bass/hybrids and small stripers that were stocked in the river this year are surfacing in this area! Make sure you release small stripers and only keep 3 of legal length!

Montne- Walleye activity is picking up here on the island flats! White bass/hybrids and small stripers that were stocked in the river this year are surfacing in this area! Make sure you release small stripers and only keep 3 of legal length!

Hickory creek-

War Eagle- 

War eagle/White river junction- 

Blue springs area-




Most walleye are about 8-15ft deep, fish are being taken off the points The flat area's around the islands at Rocky Branch, Prairie creek and at points 6, 5, 3, and 1 have all been producing walleye.
 
Flat line troll with hot-n-tot's, rapala tail dancers, shad raps, reef runners, or ripstiks in natural blue or black back combos or chartreuse/orange and clown colors.
 
Jigging spoons around brush and rock piles are also producing.


Put your dipsy divers to work above the thermocline with a rapala in tow.


Tight lines!

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Beaver Lake Striper / Walleye Report

BAILEY'S BEAVER LAKE GUIDE SERVICE(479)366-8664 Beaver Lake Striper fishing fair! You will have to check several spots through out the day as Beaver Lake striper make their transition up lake. The striper fishing will be good with numbers of fish taken on live shad fished on lightly weighted balloon lines trolled 50-100ft back and down riggers with rapala's 15-35ft deep.The stripers will be active most of the day with peaks around sunrise, sunset and during generation!
 

Know your species and make sure you identify any fish you keep. There is no limit on white bass, there is a 3 fish limit on striper/hybrid and a 20 inch minimum length on striper. You may not keep more than 3 striper and hybrid in combination.

 
Click image to enlarge






















Fish location is greatly influenced by lake level and current flow, current in the lake from generation will generally position fish on upstream or down stream edges of structure...check the daily lake level and flow data link or the SWPA power generation link on my web site.


Live shad as always on Beaver Lake when fishing for Trophy Stripers is the go to approach. Stripers are hitting shad in the 4-14 inch range. If you want a big fish try a  shadzilla in the 10-14 inch range!

 
You will have to cover water to find Beaver Lake Striper and you should check these area's, action will be hot once you find 'em! Try free linning and stay ahead of the curve, the fish will start hitting free linned baits regularly soon!



On the mid and lower sections check out these area's. Water surface temps in the high 60's.

Point 1- striper moving up lake...

Indian creek- striper moving up lake...

Lost bridge north-striper moving up lake...
 
Point 3- striper moving up lake...

Lost bridge south-  Try the island at starky and the humps from the island to lost bridge south park.

Point 5-  walleye on the flat between point 5 and 6!

Big Clifty arm-Great things happening here! There are large shad in the area near hog scauld and that means big striper are there also!

Rocky Branch- Some striper taken at point 6 and the small island infront of the water intake. White bass and walleye's being caught in the area's near the road bed that extends to the island, in the mouth of the marina and in larue cove. White bass are surfacing in this area!

Copper mine- a few walleye caught near the copper mine lodge. Watch for stripes in this area!

Upper section- Be on the look out for stripers any day now!

Prairie creek- Walleye activity around the islands on the flats is picking up nicely! Be on the look out for stripers any day now!


Coose Hollow- Be on the look out for stripers any day now!


Ventris- Be on the look out for stripers any day now!

Blackburn creek- Be on the look out for stripers any day now!


Beaver shores- Be on the look out for stripers any day now!


 
Horseshoe bend-  Walleye activity is picking up here on the island flats! White bass/hybrids and small stripers that were stocked in the river this year are surfacing in this area! Make sure you release small stripers and only keep 3 of legal length!

Montne- Walleye activity is picking up here on the island flats! White bass/hybrids and small stripers that were stocked in the river this year are surfacing in this area! Make sure you release small stripers and only keep 3 of legal length!

Hickory creek-

War Eagle- 

War eagle/White river junction- 

Blue springs area-




Most walleye are about 8-15ft deep, fish are being taken off the points The flat area's around the islands at Rocky Branch, Prairie creek and at points 6, 5, 3, and 1 have all been producing walleye.
 
Flat line troll with hot-n-tot's, rapala tail dancers, shad raps, reef runners, or ripstiks in natural blue or black back combos or chartreuse/orange and clown colors.
 
Jigging spoons around brush and rock piles are also producing.


Put your dipsy divers to work above the thermocline with a rapala in tow.


Tight lines!