Walleye react much differently to jigging presentations after a cold front than they do during periods of stable weather. Jig weight, jig color and jigging action are important factors in triggering lethargic, post cold front fish.
This week on Fish Ed, host Jon Thelen and fellow guide Nick Painovich show you how to deal with post cold front conditions and still have a successful day on the water.
Just make sure you have plenty of Lindy Jigs on board!" View Video >> Jigging For Post Cold Front Walleye
Before I can start today’s report, I have to take a minute and brag on my step daughter Joelle.
Over the weekend, she did something that not too many folks get to experience; she caught and released this gorgeous, 29 inch walleye.
Obviously, she and her POSSLQ Pat Everson were fishing at night and they were trolling crankbaits. I’m not really sure how many fish they caught or bagged, but in Jo’s words; “we caught a lot”; and that’s good enough for me.
I think that the Hippie Chick wants to try catching one of these too, so we might all have to plan a trip to try this together one of these days, but for now, I’ll just be proud of her and get back to work.
On Tuesday, Ol’ Sol added another degree or two of warmth to Itasca area lakes. During yet another calm, sunny afternoon, thermometers on larger, clear water lakes returned readings of ..." Read >> Fishing Report May 23, 2018
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