Bluegill - Big Bluegill

Do you love big bluegill?

Michael
  • Bridgeport, CT
  • United States
Share

Michael's Friends

  • Andre Sturkey
  • John Sheehan
  • Bruce Condello

Michael's Discussions

Bluegills
1 Reply

On Saturday I hit the same pond as last time. This time the bluegills were being more picky about size and action. Pretty soon I did jig up a chubby 8" bluegill and 2 largemouths with a Rapala…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Baiter Dan Feb 18, 2011.

CT Ice Fishing Report

I hit a small pond in CT with a buddy on Sunday. I was jigging with a size 3 Rapala Jigging Rap. It took a while for action to pick up. I lost 2 largemouths and 1 bluegill, but did catch a bluegill…Continue

Tags: jigging, hybrid, bluegill, fishing, ice

Started Jan 30, 2011

Gifts Received

Gift

Michael has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift

 

Michael's Page

Profile Information

What state are you from? This can help us get together for fishing trips!
CT

Michael's Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Michael's Blog

Ice Fishing

Been a while since I've been on the blog. I was busy with the fall striper run in CT and never got any panfish to hit locally before ice started to finally form.

Have been out on the ice 4 times since it became reliable in CT.

Jigged up a number of calicoes with a chrome blue Rapala Jigging Rap W-2 rigged with no extra bait while at Dog Pond.

Have been to a quarry in Wilton twice recently and jigged up a number of 8" bulls and a few yellows all…

Continue

Posted on February 6, 2013 at 6:49pm — 1 Comment

New PB Rocky!

Back on the Blogs Forum. Been doing mostly saltwater fishing for the past 2 months. Not much panfish action in freshwater, but have caught a few largemouths, chain pickerel, and recently did a river smallmouth day. Here's a report for my recent panfish success.

After coming from the private lake that usually catches me those monster gills and not catching anything there, I went to a local city park that I'm familiar with and has the Pequonnock River running through…

Continue

Posted on August 13, 2012 at 8:30pm — 2 Comments

Local Sunnies

I've been more into the saltwater since mid May but have been doing some local freshwater fishing.

2 days within the past 3 weeks I took it easy close to home by going to the local river system. A Rapala Husky Jerk HJ-6 is what was getting me a number of rock bass. Those aggressive redbreasts are starting to go crazy for anything they see. Have caught a few with one being a strong 6 incher.

Still sticking mostly with saltwater for now but will still be getting…

Continue

Posted on June 17, 2012 at 8:57pm

Recent Panfish Action

Been a while since I've been on due to all the trout action in CT.

One day I had recently was an evening panfish bite.

Earlier this month the area had some heavy downpours that must of caused a run off from the nearest crappie lake. One evening after fishing somewhere else, I stopped by 2 areas of the river that runs through that lake but below the dam of that lake where it's all river. Redbreasts were into a Rapala Original Floater and landed 5 no bigger than…

Continue

Posted on May 24, 2012 at 9:39pm

Comment Wall (1 comment)

You need to be a member of Bluegill - Big Bluegill to add comments!

Join Bluegill - Big Bluegill

At 6:42am on January 23, 2011, Mike said…
Welcome to the site, Michael. 
 
 
 

Latest Activity

Jeffrey D. Abney commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
yesterday
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
yesterday
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's status
"Thanks Carl!"
yesterday
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Thumbnail

We Managed Several Bluegill X Pumpkinseed Hybrid.....

"Aren’t they beautiful fish, thanks Tooty!"
yesterday
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Thumbnail

Three More Victims of the Freak......6/8/2021

"Thanks Tooty, we definitely harvest our share!"
yesterday
carl hendrix commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Thumbnail

Another Bluegill With Great Dynamics....6/8/2021

"just glad I could be of some help to you guys"
Saturday
carl hendrix commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Thumbnail

More From The Back of The Boat......6/8/2021

"holy molly !!!! nearly a thousand  caught on my jigs !!! I'm humbled big time; neveer…"
Saturday
carl hendrix commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's status
"Great answer Jeffery;;  as you said; it's a personal thing;; it's also my oppinion…"
Saturday
DAVID L EITUTIS commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Saturday
DAVID L EITUTIS commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Thumbnail

Three More Victims of the Freak......6/8/2021

"RELEASE EM TO THE OIL........!!!!!!!"
Saturday
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's status
"Thanks John, hope Carl sees it, he wanted my opinion on it."
Friday
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Thumbnail

We Managed Several Bluegill X Pumpkinseed Hybrid.....

"I try to avoid cleaning the hybrids, really cool to see"
Friday
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Thumbnail

Another Bluegill With Great Dynamics....6/8/2021

"Joe was flattered, easily his best fishing trip of 2021."
Friday
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Thumbnail

This One Inhaled The Freak.......

"Yeah, all you see here is a couple legs hanging out of his mouth."
Friday
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Friday
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Thumbnail

Three More Victims of the Freak......6/8/2021

"I let all these go, nice little area that nobody else ever fishes, they’re getting bigger…"
Friday
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Friday
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Thumbnail

Big Flier Flexed Out......1/64th Ounce Freak

"Most people prefer other sunfish Carl but I have grown to love catching them, the largest fish can…"
Friday
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Thumbnail

More From The Back of The Boat......6/8/2021

"I felt good about it right out of the package, it’s nearing a thousand total fish on it since…"
Friday
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Thumbnail

Mouthful of the Freak......6/8/2021

"Dealing with quality fish on 90% of the hits, and this time of year they ain’t playing!"
Friday

© 2021   Created by Bluegill.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service