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New State Records: Girl, 9, Could Be Ohio's Youngest Record-Holder

Game & Fish Online Staff - June 28, 2018

Two state records in Ohio were caught in May — one by a 9-year-old girl fishing with a


Lake Erie Summer Options for Smallies, Walleyes, Perch

Jeff Knapp - May 25, 2018

Here's how to unlock the best fishing that Lake Erie has to offer this summer. Ohio anglers


2018 Ohio Catfish Forecast

Dan Armitage - May 16, 2018

Blues, bullheads, channels and shovelheads — here are the top spots tocatch them this summer.

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2018 Ohio Fishing Calendar

Dan Armitage - February 06, 2018

The Buckeye State is blessed with a variety of waters for wetting lines, a diverse number of fish

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Fall Yellow Perch Fishing on Lake Erie

August 23, 2017

With the temperatures cooling, yellow perch fishing heats up in the fall on this Great Lake. By

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Summer Pattern Secrets for Smallmouth Bass

Dan Johnson - June 26, 2017

What's more fun than fishing for smallmouth bass? Catching more, bigger smallmouths. By Dan


Hot Spots: Best Lake Erie Fishing in Central Basin

Jeff Knapp - June 02, 2017

Lake Erie fishing in Ohio waters should provide great action this season for bass, walleyes and

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2017 Ohio Family Fishing Destinations

Dan Armitage - May 18, 2017

Ohio offers plenty of great fishing waters, and most anglers have their favorite spots to cast for


Lake Erie Trifecta: Catch More Smallies, Walleyes, Perch

Jeff Knapp - May 04, 2017

Lake Erie fishing is one of the most significant angling options in both Pennsylvania and Ohio,

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Suspending Jerkbaits for Springtime Lake Erie Smallmouth Bass

Jeff Knapp - May 03, 2017

Suspending hard-bodied jerkbaits is a consistently productive tactic for Lake Erie smallmouth


Bragging Board: Surprise Trout, St. Lawrence Pike, Ohio Blue Cat

Game & Fish Online Staff - March 24, 2017

Game & Fish's popular Camera Corner bragging board features reader photos from successful


2017 Ohio Top Bass Fishing Spots

Dan Armitage - March 16, 2017

Ohio bass populations appear to be on the upswing. Avid bass anglers have been plying Ohio waters

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2017 Ohio Fishing Forecast

Dan Armitage - January 26, 2017

From big water to small streams, Ohio's got top angling for any taste. We've picked three of the


Top Places for Bass Fishing in Ohio

Dan Armitage - April 04, 2014

Anglers who are bass fishing in Ohio are lucky to have several resources to reference when seeking


Your Best Spring Fishing in Ohio

Dan Armitage - March 19, 2014

There's never been a better time for spring fishing in Ohio, so grab your favorite rod and reel


Fool-Proof Tips for Catching Fall Walleyes

Mike Gnatkowski - October 10, 2013

Fall is a transitional time for walleyes.


7 Ohio Bass Fishing Lakes For May

Greg Keefer - May 11, 2012

May is beautiful. Spring is in full bloom and the weather is finally agreeable. If getting on the

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Best Bets for Ohio Fishing

Dan Armitage - February 22, 2012

Ohio anglers enjoy year-round fishing action, and some months the opportunities are so varied

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