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Chautauqua Lake Sponsored by
Date 17-Jul-14
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Conditions : Chautauqua Lake: Walleye fishing has been a little slow, but anglers are still picking up a few along weed edges in both basins. Target walleye by trolling with jointed stickbaits and worm harnesses or by drifting and jigging with blade baits (cicada, silver buddy) or jigs with nightcrawlers or leeches. Muskellunge anglers employ a couple different strategies, and both can be productive. Some anglers troll along weed edges, targeting musky that are waiting to ambush preyfish. Others troll in deeper water of 25-30 feet of water, targeting large musky that are suspended in the water column. Good trolling lures include perch pattern crankbaits, large jointed stickbaits, hot-n-tots and bucktail trolling spinners. Largemouth bass fishing has been good along weed edges, around docks and in open pockets within weed beds. Top water lures, weedless rigged power worms and wacky rigged senkos work well.

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About: - Picturesque Chautauqua Lake, at 1,308 feet above sea level, is one of the highest navigable bodies of water in North America.  It offers exceptional fishing for walleye, bass, muskellunge and several species of panfish.  Located in the southeast corner of Chautauqua County, Chautauqua Lake is about 17.5 miles long and has a surface area of 13,156 acres.

Chautauqua Lake is divided into two basins of nearly equal size by Bemus Point. The north basin of Chautauqua Lake averages 25 feet deep, with a maximum depth of 75 feet. The south basin is considerably shallower, with an average depth of 11 feet and a maximum depth of 19 feet.

  • Perch
  • Pumpkinseed
  • Bluegill
  • Crappie & Bullhead

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