Category: Fishing

Fall Fishing on Cave Run Lake part-2

BY Chris Erwin Kentucky Angling News I know that many of you are thinking about hunting as we move into November. I have been there many times. The falling of the leaves and the first signs of frost often sparks that deer hunting urge. Finding the trail where your buck is rubbing and scrapping his…

Five days on Hard Water

By Chris Erwin Kentucky Angling News In the spring of the year, we think about the water getting warm and the fish revving up, biting everything that looks appetizing. However, the spring can also be a time when the water is unstable throwing everything you know out the window. So was the case last week…

Guntersville and Chickamauga Lakes early winter hot spots

BY Chris Erwin While most of us were eating Thanksgiving dinner, Scott Doan was floating on Guntersville Lake. This has become an annual trip for him. He spends a few days on Guntersville then comes back into Tennessee, where he stays a few days on Lake Chickamauga. Since he has had such good luck the…

The Muskies are still active on Cave Run Lake

By Chris Erwin I want to say this at the beginning of the article so maybe more of you will see it. I have been trying to put together a deer story for a few weeks now. I found a 10-year old that killed a 12 point buck with a crossbow, a girl that killed…

My last fishing day in October on Cave Run Lake

BY Chris Erwin If you have been following this series on Cave Run Lake, you know that last week, I told you about us finely finding the Muskie on Cave Run Lake in the deep channel bends of Licking River, resulting in my son catching a 43 incher on a small crankbait. That was on…

Starting my time on Cave Run Lake in late October

BY Chris Erwin After leaving the writer’s conference on the main lake, I dropped my boat back in the water at Popin Rock Ramp Sunday afternoon and motored over to the flag point where I parked my boat. My daughter was waiting on me, we road double back up the hill to my cabin where…

It’s Time to start Muskie Hunting

BY Chris Erwin They say that the Muskie is a fish of 10,000 casts. For most of the United States, that statement is accurate; however, in Kentucky, that’s not the case. While most of the season it is still not an easy task to hook into this monster of freshwater. The fall brings about a…

Grayson Lake is producing good fish this Fall

BY Chris Erwin There was a time when many of my friends referred to Grayson lake as the Dead Sea, That time has come and gone. With the help of the DFWL, Grayson Lake has produced good fish off and on all this year, and the Fall is no exception. I ran into an old…

Lake Allan a short drive for a lot of fun

BY Chris Erwin The first question many of you are going to ask is, where is Lake Allen? The lake has been around for a very long time; however, its only been developed and stocked recently. This is the project of Bill Walters owner of the property located in the Paul Coffee Industrial Park. The…

September brings colder water and hotter fishing

BY Chris Erwin With water temperatures soring near 80, the fishing is always limited. Many anglers turn to night fishing or at least the low-light periods when fish make selective passes at shallow water. However, as we head into September, the cool nights start to bring the temps down, and the magic number is below…