July 26.20

Summer weather has arrived heating up water temps triggering chironomid hatches and the damsels are coming off. Worm under a float has worked in 12 feet of water and less. Larger fish have com out of the weeds to feed … Continue reading

July 19, 20

Summer has finally arrived after a prolonged wet/cool period. Fishing has been good for some while others had more difficulty. Guys catching good numbers (20+) and sizes have been chironomid fishing with increasing sizes lately. Reports of good sizes and … Continue reading

July 5.20

The last couple of days have been much nicer compared to the last month of unstable weather. With the warmer water, water temps will rise and we should see things get back on track for bug hatches on the lake. … Continue reading

June 28,20

Fishing the past few days have been very good for the trollers using a variety of methods. Gang trolls with wedding bands trailing hot shots,quick fish, brass spoons, silver spoons,bingo bugs and wedding bands dabbed with a worm. The pumkinhead … Continue reading

June 24,20

Unstable weather continues to effect the hatches and steady fishing. Throat samples show shrimp(scuds) and the odd bomber size chironomid pupae along with 316 chromies. Fish have been caught on brown bombers, #14 Elvis, #16 chromies for indicator fisherman. Damsels … Continue reading

June 14,20

Unstable weather patterns continue though the region, surface water temps are 55 F and expected to rise later in the week where much warmer temps arrive finally! Spinners casted produced fish and some fishing worm under a float also produced … Continue reading

June 10,20

We have had very unstable rainy and cool weather dropping surface water temperatures from 58 down to 54 yesterday. Damsel nymphs and halfbacks casting to shallow water produced fish. Panther Martins were also working but fish were hitting them but … Continue reading

April 25/20

Tunkwa iced off last night, not a spec of ice out there this morning. Fastest any of us ever seen that much ice go! Howling winds up here today, the lake will be getting churned up pretty good. Now we … Continue reading

March 09/20

Ice fishing is still going strong on Tunkwa. The ice is approximately 15″, and no sign of any deterioration from run off as of yet. Fish being caught are coming out of the shallower areas of the lake, in close … Continue reading

Feb 09,20

Fish are still biting for some ice fisher’s with stories of larger fish nibbling at their offerings with a few getting hooked but coming off trying to get them up through the hole, looking like nice fish are out there … Continue reading

Jan. 12/20

Winter has arrived at Tunkwa, some fresh snow with rapidly falling temperatures, and they are forecasting some record cold this week. It’s a good week to not be out on the lake, if the forecast is correct. Fishing the past … Continue reading