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  1. Only small fish!

    Fishing Reports - Out of State
    Sept 1st I headed to the lake around 13:15. I did stop at my local mom & pop bait shop for a dozen night crawlers. Lines in the water around 13:45 at the deeper part of the lake, I had 2 rods, one for bluegill and one for catfish. I tried 3 different spots at that part of the lake. 14:40 No...
  2. Bass Massacre

    Northeast Ohio Fishing Reports
    Usually salt fish. But found a spot on my local lake where the bait is running rampid. the water is so clear you can see the bass just smash the bait. Was using shiners my first day witnessing this and they wanted nothing to do with it. Went home had dinner came back with my salt gear. It has...
  3. Asst. Flickershad Lures

    OGF Marketplace
    Purchased a lot of Flickershads off site and just too small for my liking, just trying to let em go for what I got in em. 80.00 TYD, Theres 14- #7 shads, 11- #6 shads and 5- #5 shads, as stated, about all never seen water or are like brand new. Will ship asap. Located ib Bucyrus, at lake erie...
  4. Lowrance HDS 7 and 5 Gen2 with structure scan

    OGF Marketplace
    I am selling my two lowrance HDS units. One is a HDS 7, the other is HDS 5. Both are Gen2s and have network HDMI cables hooked up to the structure scan box. Both come with sonar transducers and one side imaging transducer. I would like to sell as a pair. Both are non-touch units, I have used...
  5. A nice daay of fishing.

    Southwest Ohio Fishing Reports
    May 4th I picked up my grandson around 09:30. He had 2 containers of red worms for this trip. We headed off to my friends farm pond. We got to the pond around 10:30 after a bout a .5 mile walk thru the pasture. The pond was clear, but the moss has grown thicker than the last time we fished...
  6. Some action at last!

    Fishing Reports - Out of State
    4-6 11:00 my grandson & I headed to a different lake for some bluegill fishing action. 11:35 I baited my catfishing rod with 2 fat night crawlers then got my bluegill rod setup to fish. 12:00 I caught my 1st bluegill of the day. I reeled in my catfish rod and used the bluegill for fresh...
  7. Catawba pier fishing

    Northwest Ohio Fishing Reports
    I would like to try some pier fishing this spring off of Catawba, would like to get some yellow perch, but wondering what other fish will also be biting off the pier? walleye, bass? I would probably use 3 way rig for perch, what would be best for walleye or bass this time of year off the pier...
  8. Any tips for a 16 year old?

    The Lounge
    I love fishing but I want to get better at it and catch more fish consistently. Any tips for from shore for really any species would be appreciated
  9. Cabelas Tournament ZX 7' 10" Heavy Ctankster Rod FS

    OGF Marketplace
    This rod is discontinued and hard to get. This one has been used 1 time. This is a 7 foot 10 inch casting rod. Great for big swimbaits, Umbrella rigs, deep diving crankbaits and muskie lures. Asking 120.00 OBO Pics available.
  10. Bank fishing for Bass in Allen County - Video

    Northwest Ohio Fishing Reports
    I hit up some spots during the last week and did some bank fishing and caught some decent largemouth in Allen County, more specifically around Lima, Ohio. I caught 22 fish in this video, mostly largemouth, but I think there is one crappie and two bluegill in there also. Probably the most amazing...
  11. No catfish but some action.

    Fishing Reports - Out of State
    July 24th. I picked up my grandson at 09:45 go fishing. We stopped at our mom & pop bait store for some red worms. My grandson had his line in the water around 11:00. I was busy checking out the lake with my portable depth finder. I was surprised that it showed only 14 ft deep at the...
  12. It's summer smallie time at BDC!

    Central Ohio Fishing Reports
    Finally, the Darb' is back down to a reasonable level and my summer can commence! Had a decent evening at Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park for the first time this season. The gauge at Darbyville was around 2.89 when I left for the creek. This was the first time it had been substantially below 3...
  13. Leesville conditions

    Northeast Ohio Fishing Reports
    Hey guys! Been a long time since ive had to use ogf. Im planning a short bass fishing trip to leesville lake (weather permitting) mid week to next weekend. I have questions as ive never been there. Here goes. How is the water conditions down there as far as temp and clarity go at the moment? Is...
  14. guilford

    Northeast Ohio Fishing Reports
    anyone willing to PM me with any Hybrid tips? want to take some kayaks out there this weekend
  15. 1st. trip of the season

    Fishing Reports - Out of State
    This week the weather warmed up so I was able to check out my boat motor. I charged up the batteries one day, then my grandson came down to help fire up the motor. Put the gas tank back in the boat then attached the rabbit ears. The Staybilt did work for after a number of priming the gas the...
  16. Tackle for sale (spoons, rapalas, rattle traps)

    OGF Marketplace
    I am cleaning out my tackle box. Trying to get some cash to put towards a boat or new rod and reel. 6 NEW Krocodile spoons 2 Bill Lewis Rattle traps 2 Rapala rattle traps 2 NEW Rapala husky jerks 9 LIKE NEW Red eye wiggler spoons 5 LIKE NEW Dardevlet spoons 3 Big doctor spoons 2 Colored spoons...
  17. Fenwick Aetos Rods

    OGF Marketplace
    I have two Fenwick Aetos 7'6" Heavy action casting rods for sale. Rods are gently used, I just don't like how long they are and use a 7 footer for flipping and frog. Handles are split grip cork and not the black foam which they now have. These rods retail for $200 now. I am asking $90 a...
  18. St Croix Legend Elite Rods

    OGF Marketplace
    I have two St Croix Legend Elite 6'6" Medium Heavy casting rods (EC66MHF) for sale. One rod is brand new, the other is slightly used and the cork is just dirtier. These rods retail for $350 at the time I bought them. I am asking $125 per rod. The model number changed to LEC66MHF a few years...
  19. St Croix Mojo Bass Casting Rod with Shimano Curado 201HG L

    OGF Marketplace
    Selling almost new St Croix Mojo Bass Casting Rod with Shimano Curado 201HG L bait casting reel. The rod model is MJC71MHF; 7'1" Med-Heavy Power, fast action 12-20 LB 3/8-1 oz.; The reel is 7.2:1 gear ratio, already lined with 20lb mono line. Have cover for reel. Only used 4 times. Wanted to...

    Tournament Discussion
    OGF Members, My name is Noah Matteson and I am the co-founder and president of the UC Bass Fishing Team. We are holding an online bass fishing tournament on the 6th of October from 12am-9pm. A couple things about the tournament~~~ - To register, all you have to do is send an e-mail to...