Long Lake, Washburn County

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6/21/17 @ 8:05 PM
FISHING REPORT
Jim Stroede
Jim Stroede Guide Service
USER since 1/8/15

MOON PHASE (9%)
Waning Crescent

CONDITIONS
Partly Sunny

AIR TEMP
61° - 65° F

WATER TEMP
66° - 70° F

The bite is going pretty good out on Long.  Lots of bites, lots of different kinds of fish.  Finding good weeds has been key.  Oh, and lots of fun folks to fish with too!

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6/15/17 @ 6:54 PM
FISHING REPORT
Jim Stroede
Jim Stroede Guide Service
USER since 1/8/15

MOON PHASE (68%)
Waning Gibbous

CONDITIONS
Partly Sunny

AIR TEMP
66° - 70° F

WATER TEMP
66° - 70° F

We had another good outing yesterday.  Lots of bites along the weed line!

Long Lake, Washburn County Photo
Long Lake, Washburn County Photo
Long Lake, Washburn County Photo
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6/15/17 @ 8:04 AM
finbow
finbow
USER since 2/19/15

I get there this Saturday the 17th for a week of vacation. Is anything biting besides mosquitos ? I am just starting to get excited, that's all. Thanks all.

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6/13/17 @ 7:29 AM
jbird68
jbird68
MEMBER since 1/24/05

Now I have the itch to get up to Long! 3 weeks and I'll be there with my wife and two kids. Hope the boat traffic isn't too bad on the week of the 4th of July. My 20 yr old daughter is ready to get out of Illinios and my 12 yr old son is ready to get on some nice fish. I'm just excited to come back to Long Lake. Went a long time without until about 4 years ago. Now we come every year. Got some good memories up there. I just wish we still had cabins the in the family. 

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6/13/17 @ 7:19 AM
finbow
finbow
USER since 2/19/15

Hi Jim, thanks for the report. I'm getting excited for vacation next week up there. Good to see you on the Long Lake thread. It's been awhile. Please check your PM.

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6/12/17 @ 11:26 PM
FISHING REPORT
Jim Stroede
Jim Stroede Guide Service
USER since 1/8/15

MOON PHASE (91%)
Waning Gibbous

CONDITIONS
Sunny

AIR TEMP
66° - 70° F

WATER TEMP
66° - 70° F

We've had some decent fishing lately, in between the storms.  The past two mornings we caught quite a mixed bag of fish.  Walleyes, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, pike, crappie and bluegills all have come aboard.  Lee caught a 10 1/4" bluegill this morning! Jigs and leeches are working well for us.

Jim

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6/6/17 @ 9:12 AM
fltlndr
fltlndr
USER since 12/25/02

Good luck Finbow with the weather getting nicer you should have better luck than we did.

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6/5/17 @ 8:05 PM
finbow
finbow
USER since 2/19/15

Sheboygan and fltlndr thanks for the reports. It sounds like both of you had some tough conditions but you persevered and got rewarded. Good job ! Long is a hard lake to fish, but if you search and work you will find them. It is a beautiful lake with large numbers and quality if you can find them, in my opinion. Our group of seven family guys will be there for a week starting Father's Day weekend. My dad has been coming to long for over 40 years and I am the older son and it will be year 33 for me. All of us family members live for our one week at the mighty long and part of the fun is the anticipation of going. The lake conditions and the species we do well on are different every year. We normally prefer to catch walleyed but always revert back to whatever is biting. We do 99% catch and release, maybe catch a few for a meal but never bring a cooler full home. Always looking for a trophy though ! Thanks for the reports from everyone, I'll give a report after our week.

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6/5/17 @ 10:37 AM
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Sheboygan
Sheboygan
USER since 5/7/05

MOON PHASE (87%)
Waxing Gibbous

Water temp was 53 when we arrived on May 20th and stayed there for most of the first week. Water temp gradually climbed to 59ish the next several days and then went to 65 for the last 2 days. Lots rain, changing fronts and wind throughout the entire 2 weeks made fishing tough.  No weed lines to speak of for the first week but nice cabbage growth started once the weather warmed a bit. We fished out regular spots targeting rocky drop-offs and what little weed lines we could find. Our records show 73 walleye between 15" and 27" were caught. Approximately 1/2 were 18" and over.  Anything over 20" is still swimming. Fishing should should improve in the coming days and weeks. Those darn things have to eat sometime. PM with questions.

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6/4/17 @ 10:03 AM
FISHING REPORT
Sheboygan
Sheboygan
USER since 5/7/05

MOON PHASE (80%)
Waxing Gibbous

It was a tough 2 weeks of fishing on Ol Lady Long. Had 50 minutes of fun one day catching a 20", 25" and 27". Detailed report to follow after e-mails are answered and phone calls returned.

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