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  1. Yellow bass are biting well at the island. Crappies are biting well on minnows and bobbers although that maybe touch from shore. Walleyes are biting off the docks towards dark. Fishing has been good.
  2. Water temp. has dropped to 51 degrees. White bass are biting good in shallows. Walleyes are biting good on minnows/slip bobber with lots of sorting to get a keeper.
  3. clear lake

    There is open water at the Ventura Grade on the west end of Clear Lake. Also the east end of the lake as well. 50's and rain in the forecast I would bet it would be all open within the next 5-7 days.
  4. There was a muskie tournament there 2 weeks ago and 12 fish were caught. The biggest was 47". The water clarity is 3-4' currently and both trolling and casting have been catching fish. There is a real good population of 30-40" fish in the lake right now.
  5. Fish the Farmer's Beach area on the west end of the lake in 8-12' of water. First and last hour of daylight has been the best. Yellow bass are biting along with an occasional small walleye.
  6. They stock walleye fry in the spring at Clear Lake and are going to stock 9" supersize fingerlings this fall.
  7. Morrel Hunting

    There have been some real good reports of morels in southern 1/3 of Iowa; yellows and greys. Some warm temps. and sun should help the northern part of the state this weekend.
  8. Another last blast of snow...

    Just a dusting up here near Mason City; it has all melted already. 50's on Tuesday again that will be nice!
  9. A few warm days again will certainly help turn the bite on.
  10. Deer hunting

    It usually takes about 3 years of applying to get drawn in the lottery as a non resident for Iowa anysex deer tag. Late season muzzleloader is the least hard to get drawn for. Archery is the hardest. 1300 acres of hunting land access would be worth it!
  11. The bite has been real slow so far with all this cold weather. There have been a few walleyes and that nice 47" muskie caught in little lake with Ventura Marsh flowing in there. Dredging is not supposed to be done until this fall.
  12. clear lake muskies

    Muskie season is open year round on Clear Lake, Iowa. Ice has been out on lake since the weekend. Numerous walleye guys in boats out this past Sunday. There was a 47" 30lb. muskie caught on Tuesday morning at Clear Lake. Check it out on the homepage of the Iowa DNR.
  13. Make sure and think about attending on the Sunday. Lots more mounts and sheds are on display by then. Also the Iowa Deer Classic Auction is at 2:00 that afternoon. Fine list of live auction items and proceeds going to a good cause for mentored outdoor education at Springbrook. Here is the list of items...................... -Iowa Governor's anysex deer tag -Bad Boy Buggy -Mathews Prestige Bow and autographed DVD's from Driven TV -Whitetail Properties outdoors package -PSE bow and autographed DVD's from Drury Outdoors -200" taxidermy buck from Pete Alfano of Whitetail Properties -Trophy deer hunt at Hadley Creek Outfitters in Pike County, IL -Outdoors package from Heartland Bowhunter -Larry Zach artwork: Dream Bucks II framed canvas, etc. -Outdoors package from Whitetail Freaks -3-D sign posts -Pair of locked trophy bucks taxidermy from Larry Huffman estate -10 lbs. of switchgrass seed from Ion Exchange -Filmed trophy Alabama deer hunt with RustyFaulk and PursuitCha. -3 and 4 man blinds from Banks Outdoors -Autographed die cast Realtree car from Bill Jordan -Lone Wolf treestands -Food plot mixes from Whitetail Institute -Outdoors Package from Hunter's Specialties -Reconyx trail cams -2 day spring turkey hunt at Whiterock Conservancy in Iowa -16 lbs switchgrass from Osenbaugh Seed Farm -Scheels Gift certificates -Certificate to Honey Creek Resort on Lake Rathbun -Certificates to Sportsman's Warehouse -Pheasant hunt for 4 and lodging at Doc's Hunt Club, Adel, Iowa
  14. Driving on Clear lake?

    The Crazy Minnow on Hwy. 18 in Clear Lake.
  15. Clear Lake Info

    Fish the west end of the lake around the Farmer's Beach area in that 8-12 ft. range. Lots of roaming schools of yellows there on the mud flats. Buckshot rattle spoons and minnow head.