Central Basin |
Walleye fishing has been good near the weather buoy at the N end of the Sandbar, 60-62’ N of Rocky River, 55-72’ N of Chagrin River, 65-70’ NE and NW of Fairport Harbor, 65-70’ NW of Ashtabula. Anglers are using jet divers, and dipsy divers with pink, blue, and silver spoons. Anglers are also using worm harnesses.
and Fairport Harbor Pier. Anglers are using spreaders with shiners and the mornings have been best.
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, dark green and red tube jigs, blade baits and crank baits.
Catfish and White Perch Anglers are catching catfish and white perch in the Grand River.
White Bass Anglers are catching white bass off the Eastlake CEI breakwall. Look for gulls feeding on schools of shiners at the surface. The white bass will be below the shiners.