Posts tagged "pond fishing"

Pond Fishing

Pond Fishing
It’s warm outside isn’t it?  The dog days of summer are here and we may be shying away from wetting a line.  I say, “Don’t do it!”   Some nice fish can be caught and quite often we don’t have to go far from home to catch, “The Big One”. Do you know that the statement... Read more »

Summertime Pond Fishing

Summertime Pond Fishing
It’s warm outside isn’t it?  The dog days of summer are here and we may be shying away from wetting a line.  I say, “Don’t do it!”   Some nice fish can be caught and quite often we don’t have to go far from home to catch, “The Big One”. Do you know that the statement... Read more »

Fishing reports and photos

Fishing reports and photos
Probably the biggest fish by one of littlest anglers comes from a report from Denny Sands of Lakeside Tackle by Shabbona Lake. Good Job Erica! Shabbona Lake Erica, age 4, came within 1/10 of a pound from the Shabbona Lake Record Walleye on Saturday, July 13th. Shabbona Lake’s current record Walleye is 9.9 Pounds.  The... Read more »
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Fishing reports from Ponds and Shelbyville

Husker with a nice Pond Bass.
Husker wrote to me with a report from the south suburban ponds.  Here’s what he said… Hey Don, I hit a local pond today that I was not able to fish during the hard water season. Using a lipless crankbait, I worked new emerging weeds and ripped the bait through them. When the bait would... Read more »

Ice Fishing

I got an invitation from Rich Partak to do some ice fishing at a residential pond west of Joliet.  I know that his pond had some great crappie, bluegill and bass so how could I resist. Last Wednesday before Jim DaRosa, Ray Ludkevicz and I did the Fishing and Outdoor Radio Show, we went to... Read more »

Big pond cat

I received an email from Tom Hamilton with a photo of a nice pond cat that was caught recently.  Check out the photo of this big fish and what Tom had to say… Don, I witnessed this young man catch this fish back on the 17th. I forget what he said he was using for bait,... Read more »
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