Wisc. River - Nekoosa (Walleyes)

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5/5/17 @ 12:56 PM
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Jesse Quale
greenwaterwalleye
USER since 1/25/09

MOON PHASE (76%)
Waxing Gibbous

Fished yesterday afternoon with 2 guys from Indiana,Guys have booked trips with me a couple times in the past.

Water temp was around 52 the entire trip.

They had one gate open, another one half way open. Water has dropped a little more the last few days and the water still is dirty.

Yesterday we jumped around to many different spots in the river, Pitching plastics and live bait up shallow in 3 to 6 fow.

The last couple days the white bass have really vanished. Still a few being caught, but not like the big numbers the past 2 weeks. Most of the white bass the last couple days have come way down river and most of them are males. Still good number of walleyes throughout the river. find Slack water pockets tight to shore and you will find the fish!

Good luck this opening weekend and be safe!


Edited on 5/5/17 12:58 PM
Wisc. River - Nekoosa (Walleyes) Photo
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5/3/17 @ 7:55 PM
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Jesse Quale
greenwaterwalleye
USER since 1/25/09

MOON PHASE (57%)
Waxing Gibbous

Water levels are starting to drop some over the past couple days. Water temps have dropped as well.

Water temp at 7 am today was only 39.8 and when we left at 5 pm water temp was only 46.3

Water has cleaned up some. There is good current throughout the northern half of the river, Mainly towards the mill,dam and park area. Down river is not bad.

Edited on 5/3/17 8:13 PM
Wisc. River - Nekoosa (Walleyes) Photo
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5/2/17 @ 9:42 PM
crawdaddy
crawdaddy
USER since 7/11/01

Current still rippin. Call 715-422-3700 for daily updates.  They update the message between 5 and 630am most days.

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5/2/17 @ 8:19 PM
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wet-net
wet-net
USER since 1/8/03

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First Quarter

The last 7 days. 16,000 cfs out of the WI Rapids dam today.

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5/2/17 @ 7:26 PM
rockbass11
rockbass11
USER since 2/28/17

please any reports on water conditions.was there last week and it was fast and dirty . thanks

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5/2/17 @ 5:06 AM
buckmaster68
buckmaster68
USER since 3/9/15

Was wondering if there is any update on the white bass run? Or general fishing report on the Wisconsin River below Nekoosa. Planning on driving there later today to hopefully catch some white bass for our church fish fry. It is like a hour and a half drive one way to fish there but usually is fairly good fishing. 

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4/29/17 @ 6:47 AM
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Jerry Tipping
Angler's Pride
MEMBER since 12/26/07

MOON PHASE (15%)
Waxing Crescent

Pat booked an afternoon trip for Friday to try for some crappies. We launched at Chester's and went out to the channel and down around Brown's Creek and soaked dead rods, and pitched 1/8 ounce jigs. Water temperature reached 58 by the end of the trip. A lot of current in the river. Jesse posted that there are 2 gates open at Nekoosa and looks like it is still coming over the dam as well. As of 6:30 this morning the head water level is less than a foot from being at summer target levels. That's up 8 inches from when I launched on Friday. Pat and I finished the trip with 7 crappies, 4 white bass, 12 short walleyes, 4 large mouth bass, and 1 small mouth. 

Keep a tight line!!!

Jerry

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4/28/17 @ 8:02 PM
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Jesse Quale
greenwaterwalleye
USER since 1/25/09

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Waxing Crescent

Ron booked another trip with me on the nekoosa stretch of river.

We launched the boat at 2 pm and fished till 7 pm.

Water temps were around 52 the entire trip.

Water is back on the rise, between the mill and dam the water is flowing over the point through the trees. Water is still dirty with good current. There was 2 gates  wide open today.

Still a few walleyes around, mostly smaller males. White bass can be caught up and down the river in good numbers.

Find slack water and you will find the fish! 

Edited on 4/28/17 8:07 PM
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4/28/17 @ 7:46 PM
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wet-net
wet-net
USER since 1/8/03

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Waxing Crescent

Went out late Wednesday afternoon before super for a hour and a  half. Only myself and two other boats out a few shore fisherman. The water flow has dropped off a lot 15,000cfs to last weekends 27,000cfs. I caught walleyes and cats no whitebass but I did not the spot where I got them on Saturday. We need some sun and a little warmer temps to get the white bass going again like last weekend.

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4/28/17 @ 6:29 PM
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rockbass11
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USER since 2/28/17

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Waxing Crescent

any reports on water level was there last week and it was bad looking for whitebass .thanks

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