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Monthly Archives: April 2016


Cold, Cold and more Cold

April 27, 2016

Cold cold and more cold.  Where did spring and summer go?  We’ve been getting spurts of warm in Otter Tail Lakes Country, but it just hasn’t been lasting very long.  Fortunately for panfish anglers, it’s been just warm enough to provide reasonable water temps for early panfishing efforts.  While the fish aren’t biting real fast, [Read More]

The Fishing is Getting Better Every Day

April 20, 2016

Hello Fishermen.  Spring sprang nicely last week.  I was out on the boat most days last week and was shocked to find, after the cold spell, that lake temps had really taken a beating around Otter Tail Lakes Country.  The panfish had pulled out of shallows, retreating back to late-winter waters and into mid-bay zones.  [Read More]

Make Sure Your Light Action Rods Are Ready

April 12, 2016

This April has been an emotional challenge.  As outdoors people and anglers, we have all been struggling with the gale-force winds and super-cool temps.  My family and I had a very successful Maple Syrup campaign this spring, but it sure has been difficult to get on the lakes.  I really enjoy bank fishing for early [Read More]