Tag: Hermann's Lowlife Bar and Grill

Ice Derby this Sunday at Nielsen's Channel

Ice Derby this Sunday at Nielsen's Channel
We have snow, we have ice, we have an ice fishing season unlike any that we’ve seen in years. There will be an ice fishing derby Sunday, February 9th, hosted by Hermann’s Low Life Bar and Grill, 300 North Center Street in Port Barrington, IL.  (It’s north of Fox River Grove and west of Lake... Read more »

Nielsen's Channel.  Parking is available by checking in with Hermann's Lowlife Bar and Grill.
When I was doing the Tribune fishing reports, one of my regular contacts at this time of year was Marcy at Hermann’s Lowlife Bar and Grill. Hermann’s offers ice anglers access to Nielsen’s Channel by Port Barrington, south of the Fox Chain.  AND…. they make some of the best dang chili I’ve ever had.  I’m... Read more »

I think it's over...

Marcy from Hermann’s Lowlife Bar and Grill sent this email.   Sorry for the delay on passing on the info. Feb. 1st Ice Update: Down to 2 and a half inches good ice in front, with slush on top. Some grey/black patches starting to show around bridge. Bummer. And they just started hittin’ crappie a day... Read more »

Nielsen's Channel ice report - 1/31/12

Marcy Paschky (Hermann’s Lowlife Bar & Grill) sent over an ice report from Nielsen’s Channel by Port Barrington, NW of Lake Zurich.  This week’s weather will be threatening the ice.  Future weather forecasts put a grim look on things.  I promote safety and caution when ice fishing regardless of any ice conditions.  Some guys, as... Read more »

Ice is here, will it stay?

Ice is here, will it stay?
Marcy Paschky at Herman’s Lowlife Bar and Grill send me an email this morning.  They have ice at Nielsen’s Channel near Port Barrington.  It’s not safe yet she says.   Here’s her email message… “Wow! Who’d have thought I’d be sending this in January?? Anyway, Wayne (Krcmar) says the old ice is about an inch thick, and... Read more »

Last Ice Derby of the year... And the ice is good!

Hermann’s Lowlife Bar and Grill will host it’s Ice Fishing Derby this Sunday, February 27 at Neilon’s Channel, Port Barrington, IL. (300 Center St.) Sign up begins at 5:30 AM.  Cost is $5 entry, $5 big fish kitty.  For details call 847 639 9644. I received an email from Marcy at Hermann’s, giving a report... Read more »

Nielson's Channel Ice Fishing Tournament

From Hermann’s Lowlife Bar and Grill.   Sounds like a good time.  Be there or be square…  Ice Fishing Tournament Sunday, January 23 · 7:00am – 2:00pm It’s that time again! Come on out and test your skills on our Nielson’s Channels! Fun for the whole family! Prizes for biggest fish in four categories: Perch, Bluegill,... Read more »

Gills and Crappie by Hermann's Lowlife Bar and Grill

Marcy & Wayne from Herman’s Lowlife Bar and Grill by Neilsen’s Channel sent me and email and some photos that they receieved from one of their customers. Pretty neat.   Check it out.. See Bluegill Bill’s email & pics below! Yesterday’s fishermen caught 50 bluegill, 4 crappie and a couple of undersized bass (released of course).... Read more »

Ice derby this weekend at Hermann's

Wayne Krcmar  owner of Hermann’s Lowlife Bar & Grill provides me with some good fishing reports for my column in the Chicago Tribune (Tuesdays).  Just recently he sent over some information about an ice fishing derby that he will have this coming weekend. You won’t be able to buy that new SUV with the winnings... Read more »