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Erie Fishing



Erie Fishing Forecast

Target Species of Fish

Based on historical data for fishing Erie, you should target one of the following species for this time of year:
  1. Yellow Perch

  2. Yellow Perch

    There is a 17.84% catch rate for Yellow Perch, based on 721 Yellow Perch counted.

    Erie Yellow Perch Counts Chart
    Yellow

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  3. Bluegill

  4. Bluegill

    There is a 16.77% catch rate for Bluegill, based on 678 Bluegill counted.

    Erie Bluegill Counts Chart
    Bluegill

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  5. Black Crappie

  6. Black Crappie

    There is a 14.55% catch rate for Black Crappie, based on 588 Black Crappie counted.

    Erie Black Crappie Counts Chart
    Black

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  7. Pike

  8. Pike

    There is a 13.16% catch rate for Pike, based on 532 Pike counted.

    Erie Pike Counts Chart
    Pike

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  9. Largemouth Bass

  10. Largemouth Bass

    There is a 9.85% catch rate for Largemouth Bass, based on 398 Largemouth Bass counted.

    Erie Largemouth Bass Counts Chart
    Largemouth

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  11. Pumpkinseed Sunfish

  12. Pumpkinseed Sunfish

    There is a 9.57% catch rate for Pumpkinseed Sunfish, based on 387 Pumpkinseed Sunfish counted.

    Erie Pumpkinseed Sunfish Counts Chart
    Pumpkinseed

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  13. Walleye

  14. Walleye

    There is a 6.33% catch rate for Walleye, based on 256 Walleye counted.

    Erie Walleye Counts Chart
    Walleye

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  15. Muskie

  16. Muskie

    There is a 3.61% catch rate for Muskie, based on 146 Muskie counted.

    Erie Muskie Counts Chart
    Muskie

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  17. Rock Bass

  18. Rock Bass

    There is a 3.07% catch rate for Rock Bass, based on 124 Rock Bass counted.

    Erie Rock Bass Counts Chart
    Rock

    ENLARGE ERIE ROCK BASS COUNTS CHART


  19. Common Carp

  20. Common Carp

    There is a 1.26% catch rate for Common Carp, based on 51 Common Carp counted.

    Erie Common Carp Counts Chart
    Common

    ENLARGE ERIE COMMON CARP COUNTS CHART


Recommendations above based on 23 species of fish and 4042 fish counted for April around Erie.

To date, there are 35 species of fish and a total of 12560 fish counted for Erie and within a 30 mile (48 km) radius since 1/1/1860 (164 years).

Last Update: 4/13/2024 2:47:42 AM

*** PLEASE NOTE ***
Please check local, state/province, and federal laws before fishing for any species found on this site. All data is based on historical data found for this area, and in some cases as far back as the year 1600.

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The Top 10 Fishing Spots for Erie are the following:

  1. Conneaut Harbor Brkwtr


  2. wreck-9939


  3. wreck-9940


  4. CHESAPEAKE
    Attributes RECRD 2008 VESSLTERMS CHESAPEAKE FEATURE_TYPE Not Charted LATDEC 42.025053 LONDEC -80.566464 GP_QUALITY Poor DEPTH 0 SOUNDING_TYPE YEARSUNK HISTORY SURVEY REQUIREME


  5. CITY OF DETROIT
    Attributes RECRD 2120 VESSLTERMS CITY OF DETROIT FEATURE_TYPE Not Charted LATDEC 42.400056 LONDEC -79.599769 GP_QUALITY Poor DEPTH 0 SOUNDING_TYPE YEARSUNK HISTORY SURVEY REQU


  6. Presque Isle


  7. Brown Brothers
    The wooden fishing tug Brown Brothers sank on Oct. 28, 1959. She foundered in a storm while being towed by another tug.Brought to you by Ontario Underwater Council: http://www


  8. wreck-9914


  9. wreck-6022


  10. Obstruction
    Attributes RECRD 2947 VESSLTERMS UNKNOWN FEATURE_TYPE LATDEC 42.000056 LONDEC -80.516461 GP_QUALITY DEPTH 0 SOUNDING_TYPE YEARSUNK HISTORY 02947HISTORYLNM 72/75(9/10/75)-- A 2


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Top Erie Bait & Tackle Stores

  1. Poor Richard's Bait & Tackle


  2. East End Angler


  3. Lake Erie Ultimate Angler


  4. FishUSA.com


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Top Erie Fishing Charters & Guides

  1. Buckets Charters
    Buckets offers plenty of exciting Lake Erie charters for many species of fish, including steelhead, bass, salmon, perch and the ever popular walleye. Buckets Charters' season begins in April with smallmouth bass, steelhead trout and walleye chart

  2. Rough House Charters
    Lake Erie Sportfishing Charter out of Erie, Pa.

  3. Tell No Tales Charters
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