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Richmond Lake Fishing Reports

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15 Reports | Page 1 of 11
Richmond Lake - Friday, June 21, 2013
By: on 06/21/2013 8:52 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
 Have the fish started to bite at all? Any info would be great!
Richmond Lake - Monday, January 23, 2012
By: on 01/23/2012 10:24 AM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
Just wondering if anybody had a report on the ice conditions and the fishing so far this winter on Richmond. Thanks for the information.
Richmond Lake - Sunday, December 12, 2010
By: on 12/12/2010 8:26 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
well took the maiden voyage for the year and it didnt go to bad. got three nice gills and a nine inch perch.  if we would not have been so rusty we could have had more but there will always be another day.
Richmond Lake - Tuesday, July 6, 2010
By: on 07/06/2010 9:42 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
From what I understand there was an algae bloom that consumed a lot of the oxygen in the water when some of it died off.  The only fish that were effected were the ones in extremely shallow bays and what likes shallow bays? Lots of crappie, last report I heard was just a tick over 200 dead crappies, that was coming from gf&p.
Richmond Lake - Tuesday, July 6, 2010
By: on 07/06/2010 12:06 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
Does anyone know what is going on with the crappies?  I saw a bunch of dead ones that washed up on shore over the 4th of July weekend, at a couple different locations on the lake.  My sister-in-law called the GFP and they said something about the water being low in oxygen, which seems kind of strange to me for mid-summer.    
Richmond Lake - Tuesday, June 15, 2010
By: on 06/15/2010 10:49 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
Have the crappies started to bite at all?
Richmond Lake - Wednesday, March 3, 2010
By: on 03/03/2010 08:40 AM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
Crappie fishing is HOT HOT HOT! We nailed 26 in about an hour last night. Right after dark is best, near the bass busters dock. Got a few crappies just over 12 inches.
Richmond Lake - Friday, September 4, 2009
By: on 09/04/2009 11:13 AM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
The No Wake Zone for the entire lake was lifted this morning.  Carp fisherman are good to go for the long weekend.  The 27th Annual Carpmasters Tournament will be held September 12 on Mina Lake and September 13 on Richmond Lake.  Good luck to all the "Big Brown" fisherman.
Richmond Lake - Thursday, August 20, 2009
By: on 08/20/2009 5:10 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
GF & P has issued a lake wide - No Wake Zone until further notice as the lake is currently 3 feet above full.  Hopefully the water levels fall back to normal before the CarpMasters Tournament September 12-13.
Richmond Lake - Wednesday, May 27, 2009
By: on 05/27/2009 11:00 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
Just got back from Richmond, and the bluegill fishing was outstanding! My 6 year old caught a couple dozen of those things. Great fun. Averaged 9-10 inches in length. Caught some white bass too, and about a dozen 5 inch walleyes...

Just find some weeds in about 5 feet of water. They are spawning now. Great fun!
Richmond Lake - Tuesday, May 26, 2009
By: on 05/27/2009 3:28 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |

The water on Richmond has cleared up significantly.  Water temp is in the high 60's and the Crappie are hitting as fast as you can reel them in, just find a rock pile and cast with a slow retrieve.  Lure choice doesn't seem to make much of a difference, nor does live bait but it is fast and furious.  Crappies don't have much size but it sure is fun!

Richmond Lake - Wednesday, April 22, 2009
By: on 04/22/2009 11:05 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
Richmond is very dirty right now, went out on wednesday and not even a bite.  Water temp was 50 deg and after this nice warm front it shouldn't be long before the crappies are going hog wild again.  I was marking a lot of fish in the 10 foot range suspended in around 15-18 fow. Hope it clears up soon!
Richmond Lake - Tuesday, April 21, 2009
By: on 04/21/2009 5:09 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
Lake is open as of April 15th.

Richmond Lake - Monday, April 20, 2009
By: on 04/20/2009 4:22 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
Is This lake ice free yet?
Richmond Lake - Monday, April 20, 2009
By: on 04/20/2009 4:21 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |

 Is Richmond Ice free yet?

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