ODNR Fishing Report for 05/17/2011: Central, OH,
Fishing Report Posted: May 17, 2011

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Posted by ODNR on May 17, 2011 at 17:58:11:

Central Basin

Walleye have been caught in the evenings in 15� around the Cleveland breakwalls. Anglers are using stick baits such as rapalas, husky jerks, and bombers.

Yellow perch fishing has been good 25-38� NW of Gordon Park in Cleveland, 38-40� NW of Wildwood State Park, 35-56� NW of Fairport Harbor and 42� N of Geneva.

Perch spreaders with shiners fished near the bottom produce the most fish.

Smallmouth bass fishing has been very good in 15 to 25� around harbor areas in Cleveland, Fairport Harbor, Geneva, Ashtabula and Conneaut. Fish are being caught on soft-craws, leeches, tube jigs, blade baits and crank baits.

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