Fishing Season Timeline

A helpful guide to Wisconsin fishing seasons.

December, January, and February

Trophy Brown Trout jigging in Milwaukee, as open water allows.

March and April

Fox River, Oconto River, Peshtigo River, Green Bay, and Menominee River through April for trophy walleyes.

May and June

Green Bay walleyes and Lake Winnebago walleyes. A great time for many eater sized fish!


Green Bay walleyes and perch, many limits and trophy fish. Jigging king salmon as conditions allow.


 Green Bay walleyes and perch, Door County trophy walleyes, jigging Lake Michigan king salmon, trophy musky bite begins!

September, October, and November

Green Bay trophy musky and walleyes.