Walleye fishing has been slow. Expect fishing to improve as the large
2003 year class begins to surpass the 15" minimum size limit. The best
walleye fishing has been around the Toledo water intake in 21' of water,
S of "F" can on the Canadian border, and along the northern border of
the Camp Perry firing range from "A" can to "C" can. Drifting or
trolling worm harnesses and trolling spoons produce the most fish.
Perch fishing has remained slow, but occasional decent catches have come
from W and NW of Kelleys Island and around West Reef near North Bass
Island. A perch spreader tipped with shiners is the most popular
The best smallmouth bass fishing has been around the Bass Islands,
Kelleys Island and Sandusky Bay. Largemouth bass have been caught in
Sandusky Bay, East Harbor and West Harbor.