Fishing

Fishing Bass & Walleye in the Fall – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

By Explore Alexandria / September 13, 2019

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area – Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch

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Tips for Fall Bass Fishing with the Ned Rig – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

By Explore Alexandria / September 5, 2019

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area – Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch

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Labor Day Weekend Fishing – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

By Explore Alexandria / August 29, 2019

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area – Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch

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Swimbaiting Tactics for Multi-Species Success – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

By Explore Alexandria / August 22, 2019

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area – Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch

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Fishing in Early August- Joe Scegura’s Video Update

By Joe Scegura / August 7, 2019

Updates, tips and tricks by Lindy Pro Guide Joe Scegura

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Lotsa’ Lakes, and Lotsa’ Fish! – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

By Explore Alexandria / August 7, 2019

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area – Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch

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Fishing in the “Dog Days” of Summer – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

By Explore Alexandria / August 1, 2019

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area – Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch

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Walleye Bite is Still Hot! – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

By Explore Alexandria / July 26, 2019

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area – Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch

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Bass on the Bite! – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

By Explore Alexandria / July 22, 2019

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area – Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch

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Multi-Species Bite in Alexandria Lakes Area – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

By Explore Alexandria / July 11, 2019

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area – Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch

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Finding Fish in Early July – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

By Explore Alexandria / July 3, 2019

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area – Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch

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Hot Walleye Bite in Alexandria! – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

By Explore Alexandria / June 28, 2019

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area – Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch

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Summer Walleye & Bass Tips – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

By Explore Alexandria / June 20, 2019

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area – Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch

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Bass are Chomping! – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

By Explore Alexandria / June 6, 2019

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area – Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch

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Early Summer Bite Getting Hot in Alexandria Lakes Area

By Joe Scegura / June 3, 2019

Alexandria is noted as one of the best places to catch fish in the state.  That said, we are not even two weeks into the open water walleye season and the area is already living up to the hype.  Reports of nice walleye and crappie have been common.  Even though we’ve had some interesting weather […]

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Memorial Day Fishing Tips – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

By Explore Alexandria / May 23, 2019

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area – Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch

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Fishing Season in Full Swing – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

By Explore Alexandria / May 16, 2019

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area – Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch

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Walleye Opener Tips – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

By Explore Alexandria / May 9, 2019

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area – Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch

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Early May Crappie Bite – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

By Explore Alexandria / May 3, 2019

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area – Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch

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End of Ice Season Fishing Report

By Joe Scegura / April 5, 2019

What a winter it has been, but the end is in sight!   There is still 20” of ice on many of the lakes, but the condition of the ice is rather poor. Be extra cautious!  The north side accesses are getting tougher to walk on by the day.  In fact most of the north accesses […]

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February Ice Fishing Update for the Alexandria Lakes Area

By Joe Scegura / February 14, 2019

My last report was all about the cold and now this one could easily be all about the snow!  We are sure getting our moneys worth out of this winter.  Snow fall after snow fall has made travel much more difficult recently.  We are getting off the roads in some areas but I think it’s […]

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Late January Ice Fishing Report

By Joe Scegura / January 25, 2019

Cold, cold, cold!  We are definitely making ice now.  Travel isn’t too bad out on the lakes right now.  Trucks and wheel houses can get around most everywhere. But getting stuck is a real possibility, so stick to where others have been driving.  We did get a few inches of snow during the last storm, […]

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Mid January Ice Fishing Report

By Joe Scegura / January 14, 2019

Last week we had quite a bit of slush and water coming up on the ice.  It was a combination of snow weight and melting snow, so last weekend it was a little wet out there.  Now a few days later we find ourselves with normal temperatures for January and the slush and water has […]

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New Year’s Ice Fishing Update for Alexandria Lakes

By Joe Scegura / December 28, 2018

The ice fishing remains solid going into the new year!  We are catching walleye and crappie at will for the most part.  There is 12”-14” of ice on many of the lakes so many anglers have started driving half tons with wheel houses out.  As always make sure you check the ice the entire way […]

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December Ice Report for Alexandria Lakes Area

By Joe Scegura / December 14, 2018

It appears we’ve switched weather patterns for November and December. A month ago we were much colder than average and now we are warmer than average.  The good news is we have 10 to 13 inches of ice across the Alexandria Area. This goes without saying, but check the ice the entire way on foot […]

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Early December Ice Update

By Joe Scegura / December 3, 2018

We are just entering December and we already have small lakes with as much as 10” of ice!  Of course the larger lakes like Minnewaska, Miltona, Ida and Carlos will have far less ice and possibly still areas of open water.  With that said many of the smaller to medium sized lakes have a significant […]

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Early Ice Report in Alexandria Lakes Area

By Joe Scegura / November 21, 2018

The colder than normal temperatures has the ice forming quite fast this year.  We are seeing 3”-6” of ice on many of the small to mid-sized lakes.  There have been quite a few anglers out over the past week.  They are reporting good crappie action and fair numbers of walleye.  I’m comfortable saying, we have […]

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Fishing Report and Tactics for November

By Joe Scegura / November 2, 2018

Every fall seems to have its own twist.  Just when you think you know what to expect from year to year you get a fall like this.  We had our fair share of rain and much cooler temps than we would normally see for the early part of fall.  This unseasonably cool weather dropped our […]

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Fall Fish Patterns in Alexandria Lakes Area

By Joe Scegura / September 28, 2018

What a difference a couple weeks can make!  Two weeks ago the heat was nearly unbearable at 7:30 in the morning… now we need heavy jackets, hats and gloves!  Along with lower air temperatures come falling water temps.  It’s truly amazing how fast animals in nature react to these cooler temps.  Almost immediately the skies […]

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Decent Walleye bite as Bass frenzy approaches

By Joe Scegura / August 31, 2018

Fall is on the horizon and the fishing is still very good.  We are catching good numbers of walleye, bass and panfish.  Generally, by this time of year the walleye bite will get hit and miss, but it’s about as consistent as it can get right now.  We are catching eater sized walleye as well […]

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