Lake Kissimmee News

7/19/2018
Southeast River Forecast Center
Water Resources Outlook - July 2018

7/18/2018 5:15:00 PM
The Ledger
9 At Lake Kissimmee, “Despite the heat, there’s still big bags of bass coming in from the tourneys. Frog baits and swim jigs in bluegill color fished early have been productive,” reports Chuck Methene...

7/11/2018 9:43:00 PM
News Chief
Some bluegill are being caught here and there, reports Mark Detweiler at Big Toho Marina (407-846-2124). 9 At Lake Kissimmee, the bass bite has been good early on topwater frogs and buzzbaits. Later o...

7/11/2018 7:08:00 PM
The Ledger
Some bluegill are being caught here and there, reports Mark Detweiler at Big Toho Marina (407-846-2124). 9 At Lake Kissimmee, the bass bite has been good early on topwater frogs and buzzbaits. Later o...

7/5/2018 8:06:00 AM
Sun-Sentinel
There are excellent campgrounds at Highland Hammocks State Park, Lake Kissimmee State Park and Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park. There is an attractive little-known county campground located on t...

7/5/2018 4:16:00 AM
The Ledger
9 At Lake Kissimmee, bluegill are still biting good on crickets and red worms in the lily pads around Brahma Island. A few specks are being caught deep while jigging the brush piles and trolling. Bass ...

7/4/2018 2:39:00 PM
News Chief
9 At Lake Kissimmee, bluegill are still biting good on crickets and red worms in the lily pads around Brahma Island. A few specks are being caught deep while jigging the brush piles and trolling. Bass ...

7/4/2018 10:54:00 AM
The Ledger
Visit the Facebook page, www.facebook.com/events/1244806632329356, for more information. The next LAKELAND BASSMASTERS team trail event is July 7 on Lake Kissimmee out of Camp Mack. For team trail inf...

7/4/2018 10:45:00 AM
News Chief
Visit the Facebook page, www.facebook.com/events/1244806632329356, for more information. The next LAKELAND BASSMASTERS team trail event is July 7 on Lake Kissimmee out of Camp Mack. For team trail inf...

7/4/2018 10:35:00 AM
News Chief
Chad and Austin Schroeder won the Toho Marine-Bartow Ford Elite Team Trail event June 30 on Lake Kissimmee with 32.12 pounds. They also won the first event in January with 40 pounds. • Ismeal and Isme...

6/27/2018 5:21:00 PM
News Chief
9 At Lake Kissimmee, bass fishing has been good on swim jigs and frogs early in the grass pads around North Cove and Brahma, Bird and Ox Islands. Later as it gets hotter switch to a Medlock Jig or a Bruiser Crazy Craw with a punch skirt. Bluegill and ...

6/22/2018 10:37:00 AM
Multi-Housing News
What do your residents think of your outdoor amenities and activities? MHN and Kingsley Associates partnered to find out. “I have a 2-year-old kid and having a small play area or park in the community would be really helpful. Now, the kids play near ...

6/21/2018 2:44:00 PM
Treasure Coast Newspapers
45 p.m., Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from Cocoa Beach to 10 miles northwest of Lake Kissimmee. Movement was southeast at 15 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms, along with ...

6/20/2018 5:49:00 PM
News Chief
There’s still some panfish being caught, reports Mark Detweiler at Big Toho Marina (407-846-2124). 9 At Lake Kissimmee, bass have been good early in the morning on topwaters and frogs. Later on, casting crankbaits and plastic worms to the brush piles is ...

6/20/2018 10:49:00 AM
The Ledger
Visit outcastsbassclub.com/tournament-schedule for more information. The BASS BANDITS OF BRANDON tournament is June 23-24 on Lake Kissimmee out of Grape Hammock Fish Camp. Call Justin Price, 813-924-3224. The next LAKE WALES PO BOYS BASS CLUB tournament is ...

6/18/2018 12:31:00 PM
Reader's Digest
Davenport has two large golf courses and a nature preserve in Lake Kissimmee State Park, where visitors can ride horses or rent boats. The median weekly rate for a two-bedroom rental in July in Davenport is $693. Virginia is for lovers, and Virginia Beach ...

6/13/2018 12:36:00 PM
The Ledger
Doc Bush and Craig Johnson were third with 12.14 pounds. • Robby Wright and Travis Clark won the Mosaic Bass Club tournament June 9 on Lake Kissimmee with 20.93 pounds, including the tournament big bass of 6.3 pounds, caught by Wright. Michael Porter and ...

6/7/2018 5:10:00 AM
The Ledger
9 At Lake Kissimmee, the area around Brahma and Rabbit Islands is good for bluegill in the lily pads. For the bass, Rabbit Island has been good early in the morning on swim jigs and topwaters such as a Devil’s Horse. The whole lake has been good while ...

6/6/2018 6:38:00 PM
News Chief
9 At Lake Kissimmee, the area around Brahma and Rabbit Islands is good for bluegill in the lily pads. For the bass, Rabbit Island has been good early in the morning on swim jigs and topwaters such as a Devil’s Horse. The whole lake has been good while ...

6/6/2018 12:57:00 PM
News Chief
$55 entry includes big bass. Call Fred Allen at 863-676-3764 or 813-299-0796. The next MOSAIC BASS CLUB tournament is on Lake Kissimmee out of Camp Mack on June 9. There's a $5 ramp fee. Safe light to 2 p.m. Open to Mosaic employees only. Call Richard ...

5/30/2018 10:13:00 AM
The Ledger
$55 entry includes big bass. Call Fred Allen at 863-676-3764 or 813-299-0796. The next MOSAIC BASS CLUB tournament is on Lake Kissimmee out of Camp Mack on June 9. There's a $5 ramp fee. Safe light to 2 p.m. Open to Mosaic employees only. Call Richard ...

5/30/2018 9:15:00 AM
News Chief
$55 entry includes big bass. Call Fred Allen at 863-676-3764 or 813-299-0796. The next MOSAIC BASS CLUB tournament is on Lake Kissimmee out of Camp Mack on June 9. There's a $5 ramp fee. Safe light to 2 p.m. Open to Mosaic employees only. Call Richard ...

5/28/2018 9:12:00 AM
News 6 WKMG
At another survey, 2,016 were counted there with 43 bull gators. Lake Kissimmee came in second for the most gators with 1,935 counted, with 170 bull gators. As far as Lake Apopka, it, too, was surveyed twice with 1,014 gators with 46 bulls at one time ...

5/24/2018 9:09:00 PM
Chattanooga Times Free Press
He said his 25-year-old father was duck hunting from a canoe on Lake Kissimmee in Florida when his boat overturned. He had been wearing lace-up hunting boots that he couldn't get off and he wasn't wearing a life jacket — mistakes that cost him his life.

5/23/2018 1:26:00 PM
News Chief
$55 entry includes big bass. Call Fred Allen at 863-676-3764 or 813-299-0796. The next MOSAIC BASS CLUB tournament is on Lake Kissimmee out of Camp Mack on June 9. There's a $5 ramp fee. Safe light to 2 p.m. Open to Mosaic employees only. Call Richard ...

5/21/2018 2:05:00 PM
Orlando Sentinel
Guests can see the baby animals for themselves 7 days a week at Westgate River Ranch & Rodeo located 28.3 miles from downtown Lake Wales and 31.8 miles from Lake Kissimmee State Park. The babies are found throughout the property, with many located inside ...

5/17/2018 3:36:00 PM
Florida Sportsman
Lake Kissimmee is a world premier largemouth bass fishing destination. It would only make sense for Capt. George Gozdz to travel there to find out everything he needed to know about the sport and the fish itself.

5/16/2018 6:30:00 PM
The Ledger
I’m selling lots of crickets,” reports Mark Detweiler at Big Toho Marina (407-846-2124). 9. At Lake Kissimmee, bluegill are biting good on crickets and beetle spins in the lily pads and the grass around Bird Island. For bass, throw a Spro Frog or a ...

5/10/2018 6:54:00 AM
News 6 WKMG
At another survey, 2,016 were counted there with 43 bull gators. Lake Kissimmee came in second for the most gators with 1,935 counted, with 170 bull gators. As far as Lake Apopka, it, too, was surveyed twice with 1,014 gators with 46 bulls at one time ...

5/9/2018 6:45:00 PM
News 6 WKMG
At another survey, 2,016 were counted there with 43 bull gators. Lake Kissimmee came in second for the most gators with 1,935 counted, with 170 bull gators. As far as Lake Apopka, it, too, was surveyed twice with 1,014 gators with 46 bulls at one time ...

5/9/2018 3:48:00 PM
News Chief
There’s not many anglers out fishing for panfish, reports Mark Detweiler at Big Toho Marina (407-846-2124). 9 At Lake Kissimmee, bluegill are biting in the lily pads mixed with grass at Twenty Seven Palms and Brahma Island. A few shellcracker are being ...

5/2/2018 6:32:00 PM
The Ledger
9 At Lake Kissimmee, “The lake is really low, beware of exposed brush piles and watch out for your lower unit,” reports Charlie Wynperle at Bridgemaster Fishing Products (863-676-1009). The north side of North Cove is best for bass. Throw a frog early ...

5/2/2018 6:12:00 PM
The News-Press
Photos: Life along Lake Kissimmee Stars rise over the restored part of the Kissimmee River near Highway 98 in early February. The river is being restored to ease flows along with recreating its natural flow along with providing more habitat for wildlife.

5/2/2018 8:32:00 AM
News Chief
Dylan Finley and Calvin Croft took the big bass of 6 pounds, 14 ounces. • Roger Brown won the Kissimmee Bass Series One Man April 29 on Lake Kissimmee with 25.4 pounds, including the tournament big bass of 8.72 pounds. Wayne Yohn was second with 24.74 ...

4/30/2018 7:17:00 PM
The Ledger
“I remember when I moved to Polk County, of course there were a lot less people here, but … other than Saddle Creek Park and Lake Kissimmee State Park, there was no place for the public to go out and hike unless you knew somebody who owned private lan

4/30/2018 1:55:00 PM
News Chief
“I remember when I moved to Polk County, of course there were a lot less people here, but … other than Saddle Creek Park and Lake Kissimmee State Park, there was no place for the public to go out and hike unless you knew somebody who owned private lan

4/25/2018 3:37:00 PM
News Chief
The shell bed in front of the marina is good right now along with the shell beds around Makinson Island. 9. At Lake Kissimmee, bass have been good on topwaters such as a Devil’s Horse, prop baits, and popping frogs around isolated grass and the lily pads.

4/18/2018 4:16:00 PM
News Chief
Specks still being caught around Makinson Island, reports Mark Detweiler at Big Toho Marina (407-846-2124). 9. At Lake Kissimmee, bass are good in the mouths of the boat trails into Lemon Point. East of the Eagle’s Nest from the Pig Trail to the School ...

4/18/2018 3:13:00 PM
News Chief
Chris Odom and Greg Odom were third with 14.57 pounds. • Mike and Curtis Bechard won The Fishing Misfits tournament April 14 on Lake Kissimmee with 20.9 pounds. Scott and Troy Fisher were second with 17.76 pounds. Carson Bryan and Kenny Lay were third ...

4/4/2018 4:15:00 PM
News Chief
9. At Lake Kissimmee, “There’s a good shellcracker bite on red worms down south in Jack’s Slough. Bluegill are on the outside grass and biting crickets. Bass are moving to the outside edges near isolated lily pads and hydrilla patches.





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