Western Basin |
Walleye fishing continues to be best around West Sister Island, between North Bass Island and Kelleys Island, and E of Kelleys Island. Fish have been caught by trolling with divers and spoons, inline weights and worm harnesses, and crankbaits. Fish can also be caught by casting mayfly rigs or drifting with bottom bouncers and worm harnesses.
Yellow perch fishing has been best around Rattlesnake Island, E of Ballast Island, and E of the Kelleys Island airport using minnows on perch spreaders fished near the bottom.