Regulations to Remember: |
The daily bag limit for walleye in Ohio waters of Lake Erie is 6 fish per angler. The minimum size limit for walleye is 15 inches.
The daily bag limit for yellow perch is 30 fish per angler in all Ohio waters of Lake Erie.
The trout and salmon daily bag limit is 2 fish per angler. The minimum size limit is 12 inches.
The daily bag limit for black bass (largemouth and smallmouth bass) on Ohio waters of Lake Erie is 5 fish per angler. The minimum size limit for black bass is 14 inches.
Where: Daytime walleye fishing has been slow. The best fishing has been 4-to-8 miles offshore from Cedar Point to Vermilion. Night fishing for walleye has been good in shallow water along the shorelines around the Bass Islands, Kelleys Island, Huron, Lorain, and Cleveland.
How: Anglers trolling are using deep diving crankbaits in open water and shallow diving crankbaits nearshore at night. Shoreline and pier anglers are casting shallow diving crankbaits.
Lake Erie Steelhead Fishing Report
River Walleye Fishing Reports
The Lake Erie water temperature is 45 degrees off Toledo and 51 degrees off Cleveland according to the nearshore marine forecast.
Anglers are encouraged to always wear a U.S. Coast Guard-approved personal flotation device while boating.