Rend Lake, Jefferson County

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5/16/18 @ 10:02 PM
Nick Shafer
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MEMBER since 6/9/15

Not really a shore fishermen so I can't help too much in that, but I would try around the resort. There are some docks in there i see some guys having success around. 

Yes they are still spawning up shallow.  

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5/16/18 @ 5:33 AM
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ItsGutcheckTime
ItsGutcheckTime
USER since 11/22/06

MOON PHASE (2%)
Waxing Crescent

Coming down for the weekend with a couple guy never been here before, and will be shore fishing, could anyone help put us in a productive area, ( and are they still shallow? are they still spawning? ) thanks in advance

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5/4/18 @ 6:12 AM
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Nick Shafer
Rend lake fishing guides
MEMBER since 6/9/15

MOON PHASE (80%)
Waning Gibbous

CONDITIONS
Partly Sunny

AIR TEMP
76° - 80° F

WATER TEMP
66° - 70° F

Crappie bite has picked up. Fish are biting in the bushes but still not what it should be for this time of year but there are good fish to be caught you just have to work for them. 


Been catching a few catfish in the bushes wile crappie fishing but that's about all I can tell you about them right now. 

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5/3/18 @ 8:17 PM
Giggin
Giggin
USER since 5/3/18

Any updates on if catfish our bedding?

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4/24/18 @ 9:30 AM
RonnyB
RonnyB
USER since 4/24/18

How are the crappie biting, will be fishing this weekend 

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4/19/18 @ 7:54 PM
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Nick Shafer
Rend lake fishing guides
MEMBER since 6/9/15

MOON PHASE (16%)
Waxing Crescent

CONDITIONS
Partly Sunny

AIR TEMP
46° - 50° F

WATER TEMP
51° - 55° F

It's about the same. With cold front after cold front the water is still in the low 50's and the majority of fish are still deep. I've done best in 10' to 14' jigging. 

Edited on 4/19/18 7:55 PM
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4/18/18 @ 9:50 AM
snapper56
snapper56
USER since 2/8/13

Has someone got a up to date report?

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4/4/18 @ 7:18 AM
Rob2410
Rob2410
USER since 3/24/16

Thanks Nick.. Appreciate the info.. 

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4/4/18 @ 5:33 AM
Nick Shafer
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MEMBER since 6/9/15

Launches are fine. The water is high and stained but defiantly fishable. The bite is slow but there are fish to be caught, you just have to put it right in front of them. 

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4/2/18 @ 11:36 AM
Rob2410
Rob2410
USER since 3/24/16

Hi All,

Anybody have an recent report?... I'm scheduled to be on Rend Fri and Sat this week.. With the recent weather and flooding I'm a bit concerned.. Launch OK? Bite OK?

Appreciate some advice... 

Thanks in advance... 

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