Tichigan Lake, Racine County

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TODAY @ 8:04 AM
Carpio
Carpio
USER since 11/5/17

I have access to several shore areas in the area. Calm or calmer water seems to be a key this time of year.i believe it allows the sun to penetrate the water better and warm up the mud bottom. Some weeds dead or alive are also necessary.

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11/20/17 @ 11:25 PM
Gill 1774
Gill 1774
USER since 6/17/03

Hey thats great. Where you launch this late in year?

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11/20/17 @ 9:01 PM
Carpio
Carpio
USER since 11/5/17

Good to know Gill. Windy today but managed about 15 keeper gills and crappies .many small ones ( under 8”).  All the gills are Not in deep water.I got mine over a mud bottom in 4’ of water. Also 2 small pike around 20”. Nothing in AM,  all after1 pm.

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11/20/17 @ 8:42 PM
Gill 1774
Gill 1774
USER since 6/17/03

   Just wanted to mention for you hard water fishermen.  New bait shop opened in Big Bend connected to the gas station on 164.  Rivers Edge bait and supply.  Don't know how the bait is as I didn't know about it till I packed up my fishing for the year.

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11/20/17 @ 6:59 PM
Gill 1774
Gill 1774
USER since 6/17/03

Yes Bass Whackers correct on that. Spring through fall people fish mainly below dam but water in 30s now so pretty much dead.

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11/20/17 @ 10:51 AM
BassWhacker
BassWhacker
USER since 9/4/17
When I pull my boat out of the water at the library launch there is almost always people fishing above and below the dam there. I don't know how good the fishing would be as of right now, they have drawn the water down a few feet between that dam and the Rochester dam, so the water level is pretty low. I have seen and heard of alot of small smallies caught below the library dam though..

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11/20/17 @ 10:17 AM
MuskyHunter08
MuskyHunter08
USER since 10/22/08

Fishing any good by the dam here? 

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11/20/17 @ 9:12 AM
Fishn Jimmy
Fishn Jimmy
USER since 7/21/01

Water Bug .....  when they killed the weeds in there this summer they also deleted ALL the fish.. go figure :(

In" Waterford lake"...

Edited on 11/20/17 12:18 PM
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11/20/17 @ 8:05 AM
FISHING REPORT
Water bug
Water bug
USER since 10/25/17

MOON PHASE (5%)
Waxing Crescent

CONDITIONS
Sunny

AIR TEMP
31° - 35° F

Fished the docks around Waterford Lake (some call it Man Made) for an hour on Sunday around noon with fat head minnows.  Two bites, no catches.  

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11/20/17 @ 12:41 AM
FISHING REPORT
green carp
green carp
USER since 12/23/10

MOON PHASE (5%)
Waxing Crescent

AIR TEMP
21° - 25° F

Crappies are around the docks that are still in .bluegills out in deeper water 15foot to 25 feet drifting along river bed makes a big difference.still using large fatheads..might switch over to nightcrallers i have left..

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