Good Lake Vermilion August fishing

Good Lake Vermilion August fishing started off with a mixed week.  The first part of the week was a little tough, but the Wednesday cool down and increased winds really picked things up.  While we usually expect a cold front to have the opposite effect, this time after several days of flat calm water and warmth, the more than 15 degree temp drop and the [...]

By |2018-08-05T09:54:25+00:00August 5th, 2018|Fishing Reports|

Late July fishing on Lake Vermilion

Late July fishing on Lake Vermilion was a bit inconsistent, with some guests doing well while others seemed to struggle.  There were numbers of walleyes caught, but several were just short of keeper size.  On the flip-side there were some slot fish released.  The Tinsley guys bumped their May trip back to July to catch some kinder weather, and while the conditions were definitely nicer, [...]

By |2018-07-30T19:06:11+00:00July 30th, 2018|Fishing Reports|

Lake Vermilion July fishing

July 2018 July is moving along quickly, with the past week again producing decent numbers of walleyes for many guests, mostly perfect for the skillet.  Mike & Peggy Stone spent their anniversary up here, and as shown above, had several decent outings.  When a visit to Zup's for fish fry fixins jumps into your plans, its a good day!  They caught each time [...]

By |2018-07-23T08:27:16+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Fishing Reports|

What are the walleyes eating on Lake Vermilion?

What are the walleyes eating on Lake Vermilion?  Guests who caught their limits of eaters found both crawlers and leeches to produce fish.  There was an abundance of action for some of our guests who caught plenty of numbers, but big fish were harder to find.  The Buans were back in on Sunday morning cleaning some eaters, and everyone in the boat caught, so it [...]

By |2018-07-15T11:23:26+00:00July 15th, 2018|Fishing Reports|

Lake Vermilion July 4th week fishing news

Lake Vermilion July 4th week fishing news - with the holiday falling midweek, while the resort was full it seemed as though lake activity was a little less social and those fishing had decent results.  Even though the weather was threatening, the July 4th festivities were well received, with the fireworks adding a nice finish to a full list of activities. We had several Lake [...]

By |2018-07-08T09:21:08+00:00July 8th, 2018|Fishing Reports|

Lake Vermilion June wrap up

Lake Vermilion June wrap up found the last week of June a pretty solid fishing week for many of our guests.  As noted at the start of the week, several returning guests found their way onto some great eater walleyes on Sunday, and found the same general area to produce nearly every time they hit it.  A couple times the year class they caught was [...]

By |2018-07-03T08:45:17+00:00July 3rd, 2018|Fishing Reports|

June fishing on Lake Vermilion stays strong

June fishing on Lake Vermilion stays strong, with many guests reporting one of their strongest weeks up here.  The bite was pretty consistent, and there was great variety in terms of walleyes big and small, bass both large and small mouth, nice panfish, jumbo perch, plenty of northerns and some muskies including a Tiger musky.   Many fish were caught and released. While the minnows have [...]

By |2018-06-25T08:51:29+00:00June 25th, 2018|Fishing Reports|

Lake Vermilion Muskie Fishing June 2018

Musky Shocker! Lake Vermilion June 2018 muskie action                       The first picture is what it looks like when you reach down to net your brother's walleye and see that a 50+" musky has other plans....the second picture is what it looks like after the chaos subsides and your dad gets the [...]

By |2018-06-24T14:22:40+00:00June 24th, 2018|Fishing Reports|

Kids catch fish on Lake Vermilion

Kids catch fish on Lake Vermilion - for some it was their first fish...for others it was their biggest.  For all it was fun! First fish fun!              First fish! June 2018June 2018 It was an up and down week with some stormy days getting in the way of serious fishing, but overall most guests caught [...]

By |2018-06-18T08:28:26+00:00June 18th, 2018|Fishing Reports|

June kicks off strong on Lake Vermilion

June kicks off strong on Lake Vermilion with most of our guests pleased with their outings.  With many returning guests this past week, they took the lousy weather of Saturday evening in stride and started their fishing on Sunday.  Virgil's crew of 8 had a fish fry every other day and caught the last 5 they needed on Thursday afternoon for each guy to take [...]

By |2018-06-11T09:21:18+00:00June 11th, 2018|Everett Bay Lodge History, Fishing Reports|