In an effort to provide anglers with the best information possible, the Lake Metroparks' Fishing Report provides up-to-date information on fishing hotspots, recent activity by anglers and management activities by the Park District. Learn where the fish are biting and where fish have been stocked within the parks.
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Friday, February 19, 2016
Weather changes, water changes
This has certainly been an odd winter of weather changes. Several reports came in last week of steelhead success in the Chagrin and Grand River, however they were very sporadic. If you could find open water and access it past the ice shelf, the fish were there. However, we are once again headed to warmer temperatures that will send snow melt into the streams and rivers. A quick melt could mean more muddy high water. But again the possibility is there for more steelhead in some of the local streams this weekend. Only time and temperature will tell.