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Gear up for Spring Fishing in Green Bay

Green Bay FishingIf you haven’t had time to get out on the waters for a little fishing yet this year, then now is the perfect time for you to start.  Spring fishing in Green Bay is well under way, and it’s a spectacular time of year to hit the waters.  Dating back to the days of the fur trade in the 1600’s, Green Bay’s waterways have long been an integral part to life in Northern Wisconsin.  Though there is fishing in Wisconsin waters year-round, we think there’s something special about the spring that brings anglers from across the country to the regions lakes and rivers.  Our Bed and Breakfast is conveniently located near Downtown Green Bay, making it the perfect place to call home while you fish the beautiful waters of Green Bay.  Book you room with us today, so you don’t miss out on the exciting fishing opportunities in Green Bay.

Fishing in Green Bay

Whether you’re looking for that trophy fish, or just looking for a relaxing day on the water, Green Bay has the perfect fishing opportunity for you.  In Lake Michigan, you’ll find the largest populations of Rainbow, brown, and lake trout. During the spring months, most fisherman find brown trout along the shorelines of the lake, which average 8-10 pounds.  Though you can find Walleye year round, spring is a great time to troll the Bay of Green Bay in search of these popular fish, in addition to the smallmouth bass that fill the bay this time of year.  Along Green Bay’s famous Fox River, which is Green Bay’s first body of water to open up for fishing in the year, you’ll most commonly find Walleye.  As we head into the month of May, the limit of Walleye each fisherman is allowed to take from the Fox River increases from 1 a day to 5; another reason spring is a great time to do a little fishing in Green Bay!  If you act fast, you may even be able to pull some Northern Pike from the waters as they head upstream for spawning.  If you’d like a guide to help you to fishing success, then we recommend Allen’s Guide Service.

Green Bay fishingAfter a day of fishing Green Bay’s excellent waters, enjoy a spectacular meal at one of Green Bay’s many restaurants.  Popular fish on the menu in April in May are Walleye, Perch, and Smelt–something you’ll find only in Green Bay.  If you time it right, you can even enjoy a good old Friday Fish Fry.  The best places to enjoy this fine Wisconsin tradition are the Redwood Inn, Twin Oaks, and Highland Howies.  Book your room at our Green Bay Bed and Breakfast today, and come see why fishing is such a big part of life up here.


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