Guide Lines from Sam Scott: A Virginia fishing report!
After a brief warm up in river temperatures the action ground to a halt this last week. We had a hard time finding active fish to start last week off. A few lazy follows while running pull baits was about all we managed the first day. But this week was more about quality over quantity and I personally would prefer that everyday!
I decided to try throwing some of the biggest baits in the box and running them super slow in hopes that presenting them with a large easy meal would get one or two to go! That seemed the be the ticket and on day 2 we hooked 2 very large fish on the 14” BRM exclusive Dark Sucker Whale Tail, landing one of them. This would be the first musky my client Nora had ever caught , a true Virginia Giant! The 14” Dark Sucker Whale Tail has been responsible for multiple big fish in my boat this year, including some 50” specimens!
– Sam Scott
Tournament Tuesday: 2023 Challunge on the Chain Tournament
28th Annual Challunge on the Chain – The Oldest & Largest Muskie Tournament of Illinois – All details and rules…
Tournament Tuesdays: Monday Night Muskie League – First Meeting Monday, May 15, 2023
Team & Rules Meeting for the Monday Night Muskie League is set for next Monday, May 15, 2023 – Details…
Fox River Valley Meeting – Wednesday 5/10/23
The Fox River Valley Muskies Inc Chapter will host their Monthly meeting with Austin Wiggerman as their guest speaker this…
GET THE NEWSLETTER
Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.
GET THE MAGAZINE
Subscribe & Save
Give a Gift | Subscribe Services
Leave a Comment
You must be logged in to post a comment.