I have been in the tackle retail business since the age of 16 and have been fishing Lake Winnipesaukee since I was five years old. My passion for fishing and knowledge of the lake have been an essential part of operating the business. Seasonally, we’re open 7 days a week and I can be found in the store 95% of the time.
~Alan J. Nute, Owner
A.J.'s Fishing Report
July 25, 2016
Salmon & Trout fishing is good and we are starting to get into a good summer pattern of catching larger fish. A thermocline is starting to develop around 35-40' for the Salmon & Rainbow Trout but Lakers will be hiding in the deeper holes as the waters are warming up.
Smallmouth Bass are at the drop off's at depths of 25-30' and are aggressively feeding around deep structure. Target the smallies on the deeper side of the marker buoys.
Worms & Lizards
Night-time fishing is good with black Jitterbugs and Hula Poppers.
Live bait such as Hellgrammites & Crayfish are HOT!!
Salmon are feeding at depths of 30-45' over the deeper waters using spoons and flies with downriggers or 6-9 colors of lead core. Weirs Beach, Lockes Island, Shep Browns, Sandy Island, and Black Cat Island are the HOT spots on Lake Winnipesaukee right now.
Top Gun, BB & Mini Guns:
Black/Purple w/ White belly
White Perch fishing at sunset has been GREAT from the surface to 25' deep.
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A nice Salmon caught 7/16/2016.
Mooselook Wobbler. Congrats Guys!
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