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Epping-Springbrook Dam Fishing Reports

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Epping-Springbrook Dam - Tuesday, February 18, 2014
By: on 02/18/2014 5:25 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
Has anybody been out there lately? Just was wondering how fishing has been?
Epping-Springbrook Dam - Monday, December 2, 2013
By: on 12/02/2013 8:19 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
 Fished epping with 4 guys the last 3 days. Jumped all over the lake sun up till sun down caught a couple small perch 1 walleye 11inchea and 4 small pike. Looks like it got fished out last year. Time to find a different lake. 
Epping-Springbrook Dam - Friday, November 29, 2013
By: on 11/29/2013 8:25 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
 Fished today from 2pm till dark!!! Didn't catch a single perch but did catch 10 walleye!! Kept my between 14-17"! Was fishing in 14fow!!! The Ice was a sketchy 5"!!!
Epping-Springbrook Dam - Tuesday, February 19, 2013
By: on 02/19/2013 11:16 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
 Went out for the third day in about 13ft of water. Caught lots of small perch (8" or less), couple small walleye (10") and a 2ft pike. Every now and then you'd run into some decent 12" perch.  Had a nice walleye on if it wasn't for cheap reels and the line wrapping around the drag I would have got him. Fish seem to still be biting strong for the most part just have to weed out the smaller ones as always.  Best bites for perch from 4-6pm, walleyes from 6-8 it seemed, would have stayed out longer if it wasn't so darn windy.
Epping-Springbrook Dam - Sunday, January 27, 2013
By: on 01/27/2013 8:38 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
Was hoping for some fishing info on springbrook. Plan on setting up the permant for a couple 3 yr olds this coming weekend. Looking for quantity not quality, just curious if perch are biting and maybe the best depth to start.
Epping-Springbrook Dam - Sunday, December 23, 2012
By: on 12/26/2012 08:30 AM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
Went out Sunday afternoon. Fished from 3:00 until 5:45. Caught about 30 perch between 4:00 and 5:00. Kept 17 "keeper" size fish. Was fishing in 21 feet of water.
Epping-Springbrook Dam - Monday, December 24, 2012
By: on 12/25/2012 07:50 AM | Add Comment | Post New Report |

I went out again yesterday from 8:30 until dark. It was super cold outside, but steaming warm in the portable.  I had another great day of perch fishing.  I managed to catch probably 40 perch of mixed size.  I practiced catch and release, and just had a blast letting them all swim away.  There were some other people on the lake, I love Christmas Eve fishing.

I had a rock solid 14" of ice.

Keep your stick on the ice!

Epping-Springbrook Dam - Sunday, December 16, 2012
By: on 12/19/2012 10:28 AM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
Went out to Springbrook this weekend. Fishing was a little slow, but I'm still learning where and how to fish there. Caught a couple of really nice perch in the 10-12 inch range. Also caught a couple of small northerns. I found that I was moving around alot trying to find the perch. All the perch I caught were in about 20 to 25 feet of water. I was using a small yellow jig with a minnow hooked into the mouth and out the top of the head. Seemed to work ok. Any pointers on fishing depth and lure/bait choice? Good luck to everyone!
Epping-Springbrook Dam - Saturday, December 15, 2012
By: on 12/15/2012 7:42 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
I went out again today and had an absolutely awesome time! I managed to get my limit of perch this afternoon. I got on one school of 10-12 inchers and was able to stay with them. The vexilar looked like a Christmas tree! I will not go into all of the details, as the fun is finding and patterning them yourself, but they are there. I will be back tomorrow practicing catch and release, I got enough for a fry today. These small lakes need to be watched closely, no sense in getting greedy. Good fishing all.
Epping-Springbrook Dam - Sunday, December 9, 2012
By: on 12/09/2012 6:42 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
Fished today from 11:30 till dark.  Managed to catch a dozen perch, only kept the three biggest ones.  I moved around allot, it seemed that every other time I moved I would pop one fish, then nothing.  As cold as it was, it was still a great day to be out.  I was the first one on the lake, and about 1:00 5 more groups started to head out.  Will be back next weekend.
Epping-Springbrook Dam - Sunday, December 2, 2012
By: on 12/02/2012 9:43 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
good day of perch fishing lots of fish kids had fun perch were any where from 3/4 lbs to 1 1/2 lb
Epping-Springbrook Dam - Saturday, November 24, 2012
By: on 11/24/2012 6:49 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
Fished this little gem for the first time this afternoon. I was only out there for a little while checking the ice. Managed 3 perch, one was a keeper at about 10". Will be back out tomorrow. I had about 6" of perfect clear ice.

Tight Lines!

Epping-Springbrook Dam - Tuesday, February 15, 2011
By: on 02/15/2011 5:41 PM | Add Comment | Post New Report |
Went out sunday seen lots of fish on camera.  Were on camera all day with breaks of only few minutes.  Bite was tough only landing few northerns and dozen perch with only five keepers.  
Epping-Springbrook Dam - Friday, December 17, 2010
By: on 12/17/2010 09:10 AM | Add Comment | Post New Report |

Thursday Dec 16: Fished 6 to 18 ft south shore area along highway, with tip ups and jigging, minnows and wax worms. no bites, see the bottom in the 6-10 feet, not one fish seen. Ice is fair, about 7 inches of good ice and 3 inches of poor ice.

Epping-Springbrook Dam - Friday, December 3, 2010
tried fishing way back by the fishing dock by the camp had little luck there decided to move upto the highway picked up two fish there nothing really to speak of pretty slow. there had been alot of holes drilled but dont know how everyone else did.should start to pick up soon there usually pretty good.
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