Lake Wausau near Rothschild, Wisconsin
Crappie fishing is fair right now. Green weeds and wood found close to deep water are the best spots. Stay as far away from crowds as you can. Fishing in the morning and in the evening is the best. The pike are also biting well right now. Fish pre spawn spots with large dead bait under tip-ups. The ice is still about 17 inches. Good luck fishing!
Lake Wausau Fishing near Rothschild, Wisconsin
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Details for Lake Wausau
Species Caught Here: None
Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 44.892189 -89.626511
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Description for Lake Wausau, Marathon County, Wisconsin
Lake Wausau is a reservoir located just .5 miles from Rothschild, in Marathon County, in the state of Wisconsin, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including bullhead, sucker, bream, bluegill, carp, black bullhead, walleye, panfish, green sunfish, smallmouth bass, sunfish, white bass, largemouth bass, pumpkinseed sunfish, drum, sauger, muskie, catfish, rock bass, pumpkinseed, northern pike, flathead catfish, sturgeon, crappie and perch here. Whether you’re baitcasting, fly fishing, casting, spinning or trolling your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Lake Wausau. Alternate names for this reservoir include Lake Wausau 4016.
For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit Wisconsin Fish & Wildlife
Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times
chart to determine when the fish will be most active.
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