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Lake Champlain

SEASON: Pre-Spawn (Current)
SPECIES: Largemouth Bass
WATER CLARITY: 5/10

Relevant Gear for Lake Champlain Pre-Spawn Largemouth Bass Fishing

Pre-Spawn Largemouth Bass Fishing Reports

We have no Fishing Reports for Pre-Spawn Largemouth Bass yet.

Other Season Fishing Reports

  • Reported by Omnia Community

    Season: Post-Spawn

    Structure: Boulders

    Species: Smallmouth Bass

    Technique: Finesse Hair Jigs

  • Reported by Seth Feider

    Picking apart marina's slowly with a jig was most effective for kicker bites.

    Season: Summer

    Structure: Docks

    Species: Largemouth Bass

    Technique: Grass Jigs

    Stealth Feider Jig 5/8 oz / Money Craw

    Stealth Feider Jig 5/8 oz / Money Craw

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  • Reported by Omnia Fishing

    Flipping topped out milfoil was the jam. Big weight covering water. Once you get bit, I like to down size the weight and pick the area apart.

    Season: Summer

    Structure: Submerged Vegetation

    Species: Largemouth Bass

    Forage: Bluegill

    Technique: Texas Rigs (Pitch/Flip)

    Big Bite Baits Craw Tube Bulk Pack Green Pumpkin / 25 / 4"

    Craw Tube Bulk Pack Green Pumpkin / 25 / 4"

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  • Reported by Sam Wilcox

    I would fish the tube jig when the wind was down, and as soon as it picked up I would start to throw a crankbait.

    Season: Summer

    Structure: Rock Pile

    Species: Smallmouth Bass

    Technique: Ned Rigs

    ZMan Finesse TRD MOLTING CRAW / 2 3/4"

    Finesse TRD MOLTING CRAW / 2 3/4"

    zman

  • Reported by Seth Feider

    Run the Mid Diving Crankbaits above bottom. Focusing in on subtle changes in depth.

    Season: Summer

    Structure: Rock Pile

    Species: Smallmouth Bass

    Technique: Medium Diving Crankbaits (7'-12')

    Rapala DT 10 HELSINKI SHAD / 2 1/4"

    DT 10 HELSINKI SHAD / 2 1/4"

    rapala

  • Reported by Joe Patterson

    Some times the fish will miss don’t set the hook let them hit it again

    Season: Summer

    Structure: Rip Rap

    Species: Smallmouth Bass

    Technique: Hard Topwater (Prop)

    River2Sea Whopper Plopper 130 5" / Perch

    Whopper Plopper 130 5" / Perch

    river2sea

  • Reported by Andrew Roberts

    Fishing deep is hot right now. The bite is on one day and shut off another. You may catch a lot of small ones but once them good size ones... Read More

    Season: Ice

    Structure: Points

    Species: Panfish / Bluegill

    Forage: Minnows

    Technique: Ice Fishing Jigs

  • Reported by Andrew Roberts

    Fishing in around 15-20 feet. Schools of perch move in around every 30-40 mins.

    Season: Ice

    Structure: Submerged Vegetation

    Species: Panfish / Bluegill

    Forage: Minnows

    Technique: Ice Fishing Spoons

    Swedish Pimple Spoon 1/10 oz / Yellow

    Spoon 1/10 oz / Yellow

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  • Reported by Andrew Roberts

    Fishing for perch deep! The bite is a hit or miss. When they do come in you will get a bunch for about 15-20 mins.

    Season: Ice

    Structure: Ledges

    Species: Panfish / Bluegill

    Forage: Minnows

    Technique: Ice Fishing Jigs

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