Delavan Lake, Walworth County

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8/17/17 @ 10:39 PM
DFisher
DFisher
USER since 4/1/15

Congrats on the monster Gill Moose and way to cpr it! I'm glad to see that people are still able to do that!

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8/16/17 @ 6:31 PM
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Moose55
Moose55
USER since 5/30/04

MOON PHASE (31%)
Waning Crescent

CONDITIONS
Partly Sunny

AIR TEMP
76° - 80° F

WATER TEMP
71° - 75° F

Was out last week on Lake Delavan.   Had a great week fishing. Used a lot of Rippin raps and drop shot. Caught smallmouth, crappies, and bluegills primarily. With a few a smaller walleye.   The gills came on the drop shot with either a red worm or crawler chunk.  Call my largest gill. The one in the photo is just short of 10 inches. It was safely released into the water. Caught enough seven inch gills to keep for dinner. 

Rob

Delavan Lake, Walworth County Photo
Delavan Lake, Walworth County Photo
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8/15/17 @ 9:56 AM
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Wisconsin52
Wisconsin52
USER since 5/25/12

MOON PHASE (43%)
Waning Crescent

Went Fishing with Hero Sunday like all the other times I had a GREAT time. If I filled my bathtub with water Hero would catch fish. That man got 25 to my one I think he can see the fish 10 ft down. At the end of the trip I was catching one to his one. So he changed his pole and got one every cast that man knows how to fish. Check out the photos he can catch fish smaller then his hook. Great time Hero Thanks

Delavan Lake, Walworth County Photo
Delavan Lake, Walworth County Photo
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8/14/17 @ 3:14 PM
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Fin finder
Fin finder
USER since 8/13/13

MOON PHASE
Last Quarter

CONDITIONS
Partly Sunny

AIR TEMP
66° - 70° F

WATER TEMP
71° - 75° F

Fished from 7 to 1130 with a couple of friends today...the crappie bite was good till 10 ....then slowed down .....fished in8 to 12 feet ....small jigs ..plastic ...both sides of the lake caught fish .....sometimes, tipped plastic with wax worm ...no big diferance eather way..... ended up with about 34 or so ..good thing I promised 6 people a fish fry tonight...plan b was gills just to much sorting for me .....sure nice with out all the boats and jet skies........tight lines to all..


Delavan Lake, Walworth County Photo
Delavan Lake, Walworth County Photo
Delavan Lake, Walworth County Photo
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8/13/17 @ 4:54 PM
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HERO547
HERO547
USER since 8/22/08

MOON PHASE (65%)
Waning Gibbous

On at 7, off at 3. Pretty much the same as last report. More gills this time. But less crappies. Started off with some nice crappies, but died off by 8. Chased around the whole lake getting a few here and there. I felt so bad for THE WOP. He couldn't get a fish with a gill net. I said, lets bobber fish by the piers. You can always get a few that way. We started to get some gills and they were nice. Lots of little ones mixed in, but lots of fun. It was 1, time to quit. But he was getting fish, and happy. So we stayed till 3. Caught a hundred in that 2 hours. We had 30 to 35 in the live well. He did not want them. Me either. We asked some other fisherman if they wanted them. They all said no. So we put them back in the lake.Was a nice day. Best of luck to all.

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8/12/17 @ 8:38 PM
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Jig Stroke
Jig Stroke
USER since 12/1/15

MOON PHASE (75%)
Waning Gibbous

Caught a ton of gills today on weedlines 12-18 ft of water. Dropshot with chunk of crawler while anchored caught most. Controlled drifting along weed edges with a small lindy rig located the schools. Ran out of crawlers and chunks of gulp crawlers wouldn't get touched. Good eats on the way though.  Heavy permachop on the water by 1030 am due to the circus crowd. Get out early if you get seasick and don't have a bilge pump.

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8/11/17 @ 4:51 PM
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try'n4a28
try'n4a28
USER since 3/27/08

MOON PHASE (84%)
Waning Gibbous
Went out early today for bass and northerns. Tried medium suckers and only caught a couple of each. The biggest bass was 18" , northerns were not that big. Also messed with the gillies for a while and caught a bunch of them, all released.

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8/11/17 @ 11:52 AM
William Heim
nightprowler
USER since 7/8/14

We are hosting out 2nd annual take a veteran fishing on lake Geneva we have 45 veterans coming from the Chicago veterans hospital this Saturday and I know this is last min. but with a few cancelations we are looking for boaters who would like to fish with a veteran. We will meet on the water at trinkies launch at 9ish meet vets at 9:30am and fish till 2pm then to linn park for a cookout (all boaters are welcome) I know this is the Delavan thread but boaters are in need thank you give me a call.

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8/11/17 @ 9:21 AM
side job
side job
USER since 8/3/07

Thankyou

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8/11/17 @ 7:56 AM
Doug Ide
walleyide
USER since 6/8/10

Lakeside bait and tackle 262-725-7007

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