Waukegan - 5/29 PM - Chicago Illinois Fishing Forum, Information & Reports
» CLF Sponsors
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 07-29-2010, 11:36 AM   #1 (permalink)
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 81
Default Waukegan - 5/29 PM

went out with the bro-in-law last night after softball for a few hours after dark....water was warm - probably at least 10 degrees higher than over the weekend (just a guess). hooked into a nice drum about 10 minutes into the excursion...had me fooled that i lucked into a salmonid for a moment. otherwise nothing to note, too warm to really justify being out there....will be putting away the salmon gear for a while and waiting on some cooler temps.
whip1 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 07-29-2010, 11:45 AM   #2 (permalink)
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 35
Default

I was there for a few hours before dark and at 7:15 or so I picked up a nice lil coho to finish off my July slam. (brown, steelie, king, and ho). Other than that I didn't see much else happening, except that when we were getting ready to leave, there were quite a few fish surfacing around the pier. Not sure what they were but it didn't seem like they were carp cause they weren't obviously brown. We did see some "silver" fish surfacing but unsure of exact species. Water was 60 last night on the bottom
bass1388 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 07-29-2010, 01:56 PM   #3 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 202
Default

Nice 'ho last night, Bass1388! You really have that beer bottle rig/alewive technique down - excellent July slam!

Winds and air temps are not supposed to be favorable at Waukegan for the next few days - seems like late night/early morning fishing under the lights will have the greatest chance of being productive.
grumpybear is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Chicago Illinois Fishing Forum, Information & Reports forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
Insurance
Please select your insurance company (Optional)

Log-in


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Waukegan 6-02 grumpybear Lake Michigan - Shore Fishing 1 06-03-2010 08:45 PM
waukegan 6/9/05 JohnN Perch Fishing 6 06-16-2005 02:17 AM
Waukegan 6/5 Jaxon General Outdoors Discussion 0 06-09-2005 02:46 PM
Waukegan 6/4 SEA NYMPH 17 General Outdoors Discussion 3 06-06-2005 11:02 AM
Waukegan Weekend - North Point or Waukegan? JTB General Outdoors Discussion 13 05-04-2002 07:47 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:36 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.