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Kurt's Island SportShop
824 Hwy 51 North
P.O. Box 1144
Minocqua, WI 54548

October 31, 2017

Cold weather has brought temperatures down quick!  Reports have water temps from highs of 49 degrees to as low as 41 degrees!  The cold, wind and snow......yes Snow, kept a lot of anglers off the water. 

Musky:  Fair - But mostly due to lack of participation b...

October 24, 2017

It’s starting to look a lot like late fall!  Leaves coming down,  temps dropping, water cooling.

Fishing spotty, but in some cases turn-over occurred – in other cases dumb fish wouldn’t bite!

Musky:  Fair –(Good if you caught one!) – Odd bites (or NO bites) reports...

October 16, 2017

Some real fall weather reached the Northwoods!  Cold nights, some wind, rain, as a result – some falling water temps.

Musky:  Good-Very Good – Not a great season for numbers, but some very nice fish.  While suckers have accounted for the majority of fish, artificials, e...

October 10, 2017

Lot changed in a week.  Some cooler nights brought the colors out on the trees.  Nearing peak, yet still some green.

Fishing wasn’t quite up to the standards of past first weeks of October.  Could be the added volume of water and the warm September has lake temps a...

October 3, 2017

Following a weekend of record highs, temps mellowed out only to be rising by this past weekend.  After todays (10/3) highs of nearly 70 degrees, the next two weeks look to be in the 50’s – 60’s.  Good news for musky anglers.

Walleye:  Very Good-Fair  – Early in wee...

September 25, 2017

With a weekend of weather that seemed more like mid-July than late September, air temps in the 80’s this past week brought water temps back into the 70’s.  Some places as high as 74 degrees – quite a rise from the 62 degree marks the week before.  The summer-like temps...

August 29, 2017

8/29/17 Fishing Report for the Oneida/Vilas Area

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