Posts Tagged 'lake fishing'

This may be a year to discover lake fishing

After glowing reports from Mary Kaufmann and Susan Kingwill about how many trout they each fooled on a fly called “The Bubba” it was important to investigate this mysterious creation. Come to find out that one of the West’s noted fisherman and innovative fly creators, Ed Schroeder, gave these lady friends a lake pattern he named after his first and favorite big black Labrador retriever, Bubba. Ed’s fly-fishing industry legacy blossomed after he began peddling […]

Posted in:Fishing

Fish and Game debate lake fishing changes

New fishing bag limits at Lake Wakatipu and opening Lake Mahinerangi over winter were floated by the Otago Fish & Game Council yesterday. The council met in Dunedin yesterday and discussed the 25 submissions to the Otago Anglers Notice Review. Seven submitters wanted the daily bag on Lake Wakatipu to be reduced from six fish per day to two fish. In a submission, fishing boat operator Stu Dever expressed his concern about the abundance of […]

Posted in:Uncategorized