The daily bag limit for walleye in Ohio waters of Lake Erie is 6 fish per angler. The minimum size limit for walleye is 15 inches.
The daily bag limit for yellow perch is 30 fish per angler in all Ohio waters of Lake Erie.
The trout and salmon daily bag limit is 2 fish per angler. The minimum size limit is 12 inches.
The black bass (largemouth and smallmouth bass) daily bag limit is 5 fish per angler with a 14 inch minimum size limit.
Walleye Where: Walleye have been caught around Kelleys Island, primarily at night in shallow water. How: Most walleye have been caught by trolling with crankbaits.
Yellow Perch Where: Perch fishing has been good near Kelleys Island Shoal, southeast of Kelleys Island, and nearshore from Lakeside to the Marblehead lighthouse. How: Perch spreaders or crappie rigs with shiners fished near the bottom produce the most fish.
Walleye Where: Walleye have been caught in 30 to 40 feet of water from Cedar Point to Huron. Night fishing has been good nearshore around Huron and around Cleveland harbor. How: Most walleye have been caught by trolling with crankbaits.
Steelhead Information is available on our Lake Erie steelhead page: