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Ohio Reports
Olander Lake, OH
2016-05-22
Fishing today with my daughter and the action was slow. Caught a couple small bluegill, but that was all. Using nightcrawlers and Gulp for trout. Noticed a few others around the lake catching a few he... [more]

Welcome to FishingNotes.com Leesville Lake fishing report page. Here you will find all the information you need to make the best decisions for today's fishing. Current weather including air temperature, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction are continuously updated throughout the day. Leesville Lake water temperature is one of the vital statistics included on this page. We also include the moon phase as full and new moons are generally better fishing times. Help in choosing what time to hit the water with daily sunrise and sunset times plus moon rise and moon set times. We would love to hear how your fishing trip went, feel free to share your days success on the community report page. Good luck and we hope you catch a full bag today!
State:
Ohio
Latitude:
40.488207
Maximum Depth (ft):
37
County:
Carroll
Longitude:
-81.163730
Normal Elevation (ft):
0
Inpoundment Type:
Reservoir
Water Clarity:
0-1 ft
Boat Access:
Dirt Ramps
Surface Area (acres):
1000
Water Temp Factors:
Boat Limits:
Trolling Only
Lake Management:
Army Corps
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Guest
2016-02-13
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 5
Water Temperature:
fished all last year (2015) and always good to excellent. All species including +20\" saugeyes, +13\" crappies.3+ lb largemouth and big channel cats. Wife caught 5 #er and I landed a 10#er. Love the lake Also caught a muskie
Guest
2015-07-20
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature: 79
slow fishing all around
Guest
2015-04-22
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
This lake is a waste. To muskie fisherman a haven. Rest of fisherman dont waste your time the limit size 9\" for crappie has been taken off and determine by ODNR that they are stunted (recent via shock method study). The bass fishing could be better and the saugeye fishing is a joke. So the only thing that thrives in this lake are muskie which are way over populated and they eat what dont eat them. If you like bowfishing there are plenty of carp.ODNR needs to rethink there stocking program if they want other quality species of fish in this lake or they can continue there muskie fishery which is great for fisherman who like to fish for them. To all fisherman good luck and enjoy. Hope you catch the big one.
Guest
2014-05-01
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
the lake is way up; maybe 4 or 5 feet! went may 1 and couldn\'t even get to the docks, didn\'t try fishing. geez, i hope this year isn\'t like last year.
Leesville Lake Largemouth Bass Rating:
3.5
Leesville Lake Largemouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Leesville Lake has a 9.9 Hp max motor limit. The bass will hide in large trees
when the water is cold. The trees that are close to the surface warm up from the
sun during the day and the bass will \"snuggle UP \" to them. They use the trees as
a place to ambush smaller fish that try to warm up also. The surface water warms
up quickly during the day.
Leesville has weedbeds later grow to the surface during the summer. You can catch
all species of fish in and around the weed beds.

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Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
At 56 degree water temperature largemouth bass fishing is in pre-spawn now. It's time to get fishing. Female bass are going to be moving up to the spawning beds. Male largemouth bass will be starting to build the spawning nests in protected coves. Bass prefer to spawn in weedy and woody cover deep in coves that will be protected from the wind and other elements. This is the best time to catch the lake record bass. The female bass will be feeding until they reach the beds and start the spawn. The smaller male bass will be attacking lures also. It is on like donkey kong!!! Hit the water NOW, we can?t believe you are reading this and not fishing right now. GET OUT!!
Leesville Lake Smallmouth Bass Rating:
2
Leesville Lake Smallmouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With the water temperature at 56 degrees smallmouth bass fishing is ready to heat up for spring. The bass will be starting to move into their spawning area. Smallmouth bass will generally spawn on rock and gravel bottoms that are protected from the elements. It's time to get fishing and look for staging bass in deeper water.
Leesville Lake Crappie Rating:
2.5
Leesville Lake Crappie Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Crappie should be getting ready to spawn. Stay out in deeper water and look for schools. Schooling shad will be harder to find with this water temperature so when you find it, stay on it. Crappie schools will be breaking up quite a bit getting ready for the spawn. Also try fishing shallower with small crank baits and spinners on the warm banks with direct sunlight. This is a great time to be on the water.
Leesville Lake Walleye Rating:
2
Leesville Lake Walleye Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- There aren\'t many Walleye in Leesville.
Walleye Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The walleye are coming off of the spawn now. Fish will be feeding very more aggressive making up for lost time eating during the spawn. Walleye will start moving back to their typical structure of choice and should be getting into the lake flats and deep structure. It?s time to hit the water. This may be the best water temperature to be on the water. There shouldn?t be too many fishermen on the water this early and there are many species that are hitting their prime water temperatures to be biting very well. Have fun today!
Leesville Lake Catfish Rating:
3.5
Leesville Lake Catfish Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Catfish Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The catfish family comprises of blue catfish, flathead catfish and channel catfish. Since catfish are warm water fish, they arenít going to be very active in this water temperature. They will still be feeding, but catfish will only be found very deep and feeding very slowly. Your best bet is give some of the more active fish species in your lake a shot until the cats are active again.
Leesville Lake Spotted Bass Rating:
2
Leesville Lake Spotted Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Spotted bass fishing is ready to heat up for spring. The bass will be starting to move into their spawning area. Spotted bass will generally spawn on rock and gravel bottoms that are protected from the elements. It?s time to get fishing and look for staging bass in deeper water.
Leesville Lake White Bass Rating:
2.5
Leesville Lake White Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
White Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Leesville Lake Striped Bass Rating:
2.5
Leesville Lake Striped Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- There are no stripped bass in Leesville Lake.
Striped Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):

Current Lunar Fishing Tip:

The crescent moon will have better gravitational pull than a gibbous or half moon. However the affects of the moons gravitational will be decreased since the sun and moon aren't pulling in conjunction with one another. It's time to pay close attention to the other fishing factors in the weather to make the best decision for hitting the water.

Sunrise:

05:59 EST

Sunset:

20:45 EST

Moon Phase:


% Illuminated
Days to Full