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storm lake fishing reports

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went out fishing on storm lake sat. only for an hour did not see or catch a fish got stuck trying to get on the lake so pulled shack out by hand great day to be out with the nice weather

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I drove through Storm Lake on Saturday on the way to Sectionals in Sioux Rapids. I fished Crawford Creek(Battel Creek) on Sunday and the gills would not say no. Ended up giving a few of them a ride home with me.

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Storm Lake-including Little Storm Lake

Fishing has been very good, but a little spotty after fronts move through. Remember that Storm Lake has a 17-22 inch slot length limit. All walleye in that range must be released.

Channel Catfish - Good: Catfish are starting to bite on worms and cut bait from shore and in the rocks.

White Bass - Good: White bass are being caught at Frank Starr Park and off the rocks on the big island by throwing twisters and crankbaits.

Walleye - Excellent: Anglers are still catching fish while trolling slowly with Shad Raps. Good colors are: hot steel, clown, purple haze and perch. People have been having good luck drifting with live bait using 1/8 ounce jig heads around Frank Starr, south of big island and the college island.

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Fishing has been good. A little spotty after weather fronts moved through. Remember that Storm Lake has a 17-22 inch slot length limit. All walleye in that range must be immediately released. Channel Catfish - Excellent: As lake warms the catfishing has improved. They are biting on a variety of baits from shore and in the rocks. White Bass - Good: White bass are being caught at Frank Starr Park and off the rocks on the big island by throwing twisters and crankbaits. Anglers have also started to catch whites off the north shore west of Chautauqua jetty. Walleye - Good: Anglers are still catching fish while trolling slowly with Shad Raps. Good colors are: hot steele, clown, purple haze and perch. People have been having good luck drifting with live bait using 1/8 ounce jig heads around Frank Starr, south of big island and the college island.

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