Here you will find a history of our fishing reports. Use these reports to plan your next fishing trip to Green Lake.
Green Lake Fishing Facts
Big Green Lake is listed as a 'quality fishing opportunities' lake. This means Big Green Lake is managed for quality fishing. Given water productivity, fish growth potential, and higher minimum
length regulations, fish inhabiting these waters should attain greater sizes. Anglers fishing these waters will have a better chance of catching a 'quality' fish.
OPEN WATER FISHING FAVORITES: Small-Mouth Bass, Largemouth Bass, Bluegill, Northern, White Bass, Walleye, Lake Trout and Muskellunge.
ICE FISHING FAVORITES: Perch, Bluegill, Walley, Northern, Lake Trout and Cisco.
On Big Green Lake, 'hook and line' fishing is open all year for all fish species except muskellunge, trout and threatened or endangered fish. Motor trolling is permitted.
Lake Trout season opens the 1st Saturday in January and runs through the end of September. Lake trout must be 17 inches long. Daily bag limit is 2 per person. All other trout have size limit of 14 inches and daily bag limit of 3 per person. (Inland Trout Stamp required for Big Green Lake).
Muskellunge season starts the 1st Saturday in May and runs until November 30. Minimum length is 40 inches and daily limit is 1 per person.