email
 Home  |  GL Blog  |  Forum  |  News  |  Tournament News  |  Conservation  |  Videos  |  Join  |  Youth  |  Site Map  |  Search  |  Contact Us  |  About Us  |  Advertise  |  Online Shopping  |  Donate to this site reluctant


Great Lakes Bass Fishing Forum  - extensive bass fishing home page specializing in Great Lakes, Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Illinois, Iowa, Pennsylvania, New York and Ontario bass fishing techniques, news, issues, conservation, bass fishing reports, bass biology, tournament strategy, bass fishing lure and fishing tackle, bass fishing forum and fishing message board, logistics, weather and safety, and product information.

        Great Lakes Bass Fishing Forum

              Your Great Lakes and Michigan Online
               Bass Fishing and Tournament Community.

Advanced search  
Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
Pages: [1]   Go Down

Author Topic: Erie/Detroit River 10-2-2013  (Read 1697 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

UAWBigDog

Erie/Detroit River 10-2-2013
« on: October 04, 2013, 08:46:33 PM »

Took a vacation day/stress relief day from work Wednesday and went to Erie and the Detroit River. Started with an early run to Holiday Beach out along Erie's Canadian shore line. From Bar Point eastward it was muddy. The further east I went the muddier it got and the wind increased. I decided that I would fish some wrecks and zebra muscle beds I had on my GPS. I caught nothing on the muscle beds. I caught 4 keepers in the 2.5lb range off 3 of 5 wrecks I fished. I spent about 2.5 hours doing this before I decided to head back toward the River and up the river a ways to some largemouth spots I had on the Canadian side that I hadn't fished in a couple of years off the Amhersburg Channel.  In 3 different areas I caught 8 nice largemouths in the 3 to 4lb range. I had several other 2 to 2.5lb keepers. I moved over to some largemouth water on the U.S. side and managed to catch 9 more keepers all around 3lbs. Toward the end of the day I moved out into the mouth of the river to check if the smallies were starting to move in to heir fall patterns that usually take place out there this time of year. I had 4 pick ups but no hook ups.  Baits for the day were tubes, crank baits, and spinnerbaits.

Water temps were from 63 to 67 degrees depending on location. All in all a great day to be out and the weather couldn't have been better for early October. I believe as the fall season progresses it's only going to get better. The best fishing is yet to come.


BD.                        ;D
Logged
If You Can't Fish With The Big Dogs.........Stay On The Dock!!!!!!

Dodge Ram Trucks
www.ramtrucks.com

Fish For Free
www.fishforfree2.com

BIGSHOW

Re: Erie/Detroit River 10-2-2013
« Reply #1 on: October 09, 2013, 08:26:34 PM »

I'll be out there in the morning. Hopefully I can make a good report. Trying the river,mouth and surrounding area.
Logged

djkimmel

  • Administrator
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 18,511
  • Welcome to GreatLakesBass.com - Board Admin
  • View Gallery
    • GreatLakesBass.com
Re: Erie/Detroit River 10-2-2013
« Reply #2 on: October 09, 2013, 11:16:18 PM »

I heard they're biting good though not the exact spot. Hope you find it!
Logged

Help stop invasive spcies. Don't move fish between unconnected bodies of water. Clean, drain and dry your boat before launching on another water body.
Unless clearly stated as such, opinions expressed by Dan Kimmel on this forum are not the opinions or policies of Michigan BASS Nation or TBF of Michigan.
Pages: [1]   Go Up
 

Advertisements


Visit Other Features of GreatLakesBass.com using the links below



Site Home | News | Videos | Bass Forum | Bass Tips | Articles | My Confidence Products | Tournaments

GL Blog | Weather | Fishing Pictures | Building Bass Boats | Conservation/Legislation | Bass Biology

Advertise | Site Sponsors | GreatLakesBass.com Store | Online Shopping

Site Map | Contact Us | Search | About Us | Links | Link to Us | Resources | Privacy Policy | Disclosure Policy
Stop Spam Harvesters, Join Project Honey Pot

VigLink badge