Hunter Lake

Current Temperature:
45°

Est Water Temperature:
51° (What's This)

Barometric Pressure:
29.77 (Normal)

Wind Speed:
East at 11 Knots (13 MPH)

Forecast   |   Trends

Hunter Lake
National Pro Reports

Old Hickory Lake, TN
2015-04-15
Fishing on Old Hickory is on FIRE!!! WE have been running very successful trips over the last week with good number and quality and look for the good days to continue. The fish have made a big push u... [more]

-Ian Huey

Indiana Reports

Winona Lake, IN
2015-04-25
Trolled most of the north to northeast area and didn\'t see anything more than some baitfish.... [more]

Dogwood Lake, IN
2015-04-16
Spawn is close for crappie.. Had good luck with bluegill at 10 to 15 feet in water column. Using a green and black, green and white crappie magic jig body. Caught crappie but was slow. Should improve ... [more]

Mississinewa Reservo, IN
2015-04-13
Water is VERY murky. Can\'t see the bottom of the live well at this point. Levels are still very low but should be coming up any day now. Some branches and limbs are floating about but no major... [more]

Tippecanoe Lake, IN
2015-04-11
Right now the bass are in the coves eating baitfish so try using a rattle trap or jerkbait to get those bites you need... [more]

Hunter Lake General Information
Welcome to FishingNotes.com Hunter Lake fishing report page. Here you will find all the information you need to make the best decisions for today's fishing. Current weather including air temperature, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction are continuously updated throughout the day. Hunter Lake water temperature is one of the vital statistics included on this page. We also include the moon phase as full and new moons are generally better fishing times. Help in choosing what time to hit the water with daily sunrise and sunset times plus moon rise and moon set times. We would love to hear how your fishing trip went, feel free to share your days success on the community report page. Good luck and we hope you catch a full bag today!
State:
Indiana

County:
Elkhart

Inpoundment Type:
Lake

Surface Area (acres):
0

Lake Management:
Army Corps

Latitude:
41.721786

Longitude:
-85.666985

Water Clarity:
3-6 ft

Water Temp Factors:


Maximum Depth (ft):


Normal Elevation (ft):
0

Boat Access:
Dirt Ramps

Boat Limits:
No Restrictions

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Hunter Lake Community Fishing Reports


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Hunter Lake Largemouth Bass Fishing

[ Largemouth Bass Info ]
Hunter Lake Largemouth Bass Rating:
   3.7/5
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Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Largemouth bass fishing is going to be slow with the water temperature at 51 degrees. If you have a chance to get out on the water, you are going to have to fish deep and slow. Jig fishing and Plastic baits may be your best bet this time of year for largemouth bass. You may also try fishing some sinking jerk baits.
Hunter Lake Smallmouth Bass Fishing

[ Smallmouth Bass Info ]
Hunter Lake Smallmouth Bass Rating:
   3.8/5
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Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With the water temperature at 51 degrees smallmouth bass fishing is ready to heat up for spring. The bass will be starting to move into their spawning area. Smallmouth bass will generally spawn on rock and gravel bottoms that are protected from the elements. It's time to get fishing and look for staging bass in deeper water.
Hunter Lake Crappie Fishing

[ Crappie Info ]
Hunter Lake Crappie Rating:
   1/5
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Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Crappie should be getting ready to spawn. Stay out in deeper water and look for schools. Schooling shad will be harder to find with this water temperature so when you find it, stay on it. Crappie schools will be breaking up quite a bit getting ready for the spawn. Also try fishing shallower with small crank baits and spinners on the warm banks with direct sunlight. This is a great time to be on the water.
Hunter Lake Walleye Fishing

[ Walleye Info ]
Hunter Lake Walleye Rating:
   0/5
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Walleye Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The walleye spawn is in full swing now. With Walleye spawning grounds generally on gravel and rocky bottoms and preferring clean water. Try throwing reaction type baits up in the shallows. Rip-Rap, damns, rocky bottom points are perfect to hit. Try fishing some faster crank baits and spinners this time of year. As always fall back to the standard walleye fishing tactics, but it won?t hurt bringing out the bass gear in search for spawning walleyes. In this water temperature, always be safe on the water.
Hunter Lake Catfish Fishing

[ Catfish Info ]
Hunter Lake Catfish Rating:
   2/5
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Catfish Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The catfish family comprises of blue catfish, flathead catfish and channel catfish. Since catfish are warm water fish, they arenít going to be very active in this water temperature. They will still be feeding, but catfish will only be found very deep and feeding very slowly. Your best bet is give some of the more active fish species in your lake a shot until the cats are active again.
Hunter Lake Spotted Bass Fishing

[ Spotted Bass Info ]
Hunter Lake Spotted Bass Rating:
   1/5
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Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Spotted bass fishing is going to be slow with the water temperature down this low. It's time to fish deep and slow. Try some deep primary points, drop offs, and old river channels with rocks. Jigs, plastics and deep jerk baits will be your best bet to boat a Spotted.
Hunter Lake White Bass Fishing

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Hunter Lake White Bass Rating:
   0/5
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Hunter Lake Striped Bass Fishing

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Hunter Lake Striped Bass Rating:
   0/5
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Hunter Lake Solar and Lunar Conditions
Current Lunar Fishing Tip:
The crescent moon will have better gravitational pull than a gibbous or half moon. However the affects of the moons gravitational will be decreased since the sun and moon aren't pulling in conjunction with one another. It's time to pay close attention to the other fishing factors in the weather to make the best decision for hitting the water.
Sunrise:
06:49 EST

Moon Phase:

% Illuminated
Days to Full

Sunset:
20:31 EST







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