Klinger Lake

Current Temperature:
57°

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

Barometric Pressure:
30.08 (Rising)

Wind Speed:
East at 06 Knots (7 MPH)

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Klinger 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

Michigan Reports

Lake Fenton, MI
2015-04-16
Fishing was slow but off our dock we caught five bass and one crappie and \\one sun fish between 7am and 11am. They are still ... [more]

Klinger Lake General Information
Welcome to FishingNotes.com Klinger 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. Klinger 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:
Michigan

County:
St. Joseph

Inpoundment Type:


Surface Area (acres):
0

Lake Management:
State Park

Latitude:
41.805886

Longitude:
-85.546421

Water Clarity:
1-3 ft

Water Temp Factors:


Maximum Depth (ft):


Normal Elevation (ft):
0

Boat Access:
Paved Ramps

Boat Limits:


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Klinger Lake Community Fishing Reports


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Klinger Lake Largemouth Bass Fishing

[ Largemouth Bass Info ]
Klinger 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.
Klinger Lake Smallmouth Bass Fishing

[ Smallmouth Bass Info ]
Klinger Lake Smallmouth Bass Rating:
   4.1/5
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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.
Klinger Lake Crappie Fishing

[ Crappie Info ]
Klinger Lake Crappie Rating:
   2.8/5
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Klinger Lake Crappie Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- caught limits out in 25-28 ft in front of the marina
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.
Klinger Lake Walleye Fishing

[ Walleye Info ]
Klinger Lake Walleye Rating:
   2.3/5
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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.
Klinger Lake Catfish Fishing

[ Catfish Info ]
Klinger Lake Catfish Rating:
   1.8/5
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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.
Klinger Lake Spotted Bass Fishing

[ Spotted Bass Info ]
Klinger Lake Spotted Bass Rating:
   2/5
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Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With Klinger Lake at 51 degree water temperature this is a great time to get out on the water and try hitting some deeper primary and secondary points. Spotted bass will be feeding at this water temperature but will be much harder to catch. On Sunny warm afternoons its a great time to throw a crank bait, jigs or slow roll a spinnerbait at 5-10 foot on sunny points and drops off of sunny flats. Spottted Bass will move into warm water on warm sunny days.
Klinger Lake White Bass Fishing

[ White Bass Info ]
Klinger Lake White Bass Rating:
   1/5
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Klinger Lake Striped Bass Fishing

[ Striped Bass Info ]
Klinger Lake Striped Bass Rating:
   1/5
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Klinger Lake Striped Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- No chance you will not catch them
Striped Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Klinger Lake Trout Fishing

[ Trout Info ]
Klinger Lake Trout Rating:
   1.3/5
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Klinger Lake Trout Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- But hook it by the back with a jig head so you can try it I caught 20 trout at
night @ 7:00
Trout Tips for Current Conditions (automated):


Klinger Lake Solar and Lunar Conditions
Current Lunar Fishing Tip:
New Moon fishing can be at its best. The gravitational pull on the earth is at its peak when the moon and sun are rising and setting at the same time of day. This combination can generate extraordinary fishing opportunities especially if combined with perfect weather variances. The new moon may have the fish extremely aggressive and actively hunting for food. Try fishing a little faster today and with several different baits and techniques. When fish are more aggressive, its always fun to fish a little more aggressive. Watch the peak fishing times and make sure you are on the water during that part of the day to take full advantage of today?s solar/lunar peaks. Have a great day!
Sunrise:
06:59 EST

Moon Phase:

% Illuminated
Days to Full

Sunset:
20:23 EST







Klinger Lake Links
State Department of Wildlife and Parks
http://www.michigan.gov/dnr  

State Fishing Licensee
http://www.mdnr-elicense.com/welcome.asp...  

State Fishing Records
http://www.michigandnr.com/MASTERANGLER/...