(L) Sam Swickard of Plainfield, IN, with his largest walleye he ever caught in Lake Erie! (R) Jeffry Hurt of Cleveland, OH, with a nice smallmouth caught near South Bass Island.
The first few days following the big NE blow that we all experienced on June 27 were incredibly tough days to catch a walleye on Lake Erie. Lake Erie’s experienced group of local captains were struggling to put any decent catches together. However, by the time I am writing this article, some signs of life to the walleye bite were showing in quite a few locations.