Tag: Kankakee RIver fishing

K-3 gives up big walleyes daily

K-3 gives up big walleyes daily
I received an email from Steve Overright.  He sent in a photo too.  He looks excited… rightfully so.  That’s a nice walleye he has there.  8lbs walleye 28 inch, caught last week. I released him of course. Caught on big minnow. Getting one almost every day. Most are small, having a ball!!! Caught west of... Read more »

A Kankakee River fishing report from Ed

Ed Mullady of the Sportsmans Letter sent over this fishing report.  I’d like to share it with you… Kankakee River is slightly below normal and very clear. It is possible to see the bottom in 3 or more feet of water. Smallmouth and largemouth bass good in area east of Momence *Carly and Gordon Islands... Read more »

Kankakee River Report

Ed Mullady has been the publisher of the Sportsman’s Letter for over 50 years.  Ed is like the Godfather of the Kankakee River.   He helps me with my weekly fishing reports for the Chicago Tribune.  Ed just sent me a fishing report for this 4th of July holiday weekend.  Check it out. Hi!  Kankakee River... Read more »

Fishing is good on the Kankakee River

I just heard from Ed Mullady who is the Godfather of the Kankakee River. Many know Ed from being the publisher of the Sportsman’s Letter, one of the oldest fishing publications in our area. Ed told me that the Kankakee River and its tributaries are in good fishing condition!  In Indiana, largemouth bass good, espically... Read more »