Category: harpt lake

Temporary Panfish Rule in Effect through 2026

updated May 1, 2024. The temporary panfish limits rule that went into effect April 1, 2016 applies through March 31, 2026. The initial 5-year evaluation period ended March 31, 2022 and results are being analyzed. Six Manitowoc County lakes are affected. Bullhead Lake: No minimum length limit; during May and June, 15 panfish may be […]

Larrabee Sportsman’s Club Calendar of Events

Feb 2/3 Ice Fishing Derby Feb 9 Kids Ice Fishing Derby April 13 Easter Egg Hunt Kids 5 & under – noon; Kids 6 to 13 – 1pm May 4/5 Spring Archery Tournament May 11–Aug 3 Archery League June 2 Spring Tractor Pull Aug 10/11 Fall Archery Tournament Sept 1 Car show Sept 8 Fall […]

October Walleye Stocking

1500 extended growth 7″-9″ walleye were stocked into Harpt Lake on 10/04/2018. Thank you to our hatchery R.J. Hilger and Sons for their donation of 25lbs of fathead minnows. The minnows were stocked as feed for all species of fish. Thank you also to the volunteers that helped to re-home our walleye! Dan Dufek

Special Panfish Regulations on Five Area Lakes

March 26, 2016 – Five Lakes in Manitowoc County have been selected by the DNR for special regulations on panfish to be effective beginning April 1, 2016. Those lakes are Bullhead, Long, Pigeon, English and Harpt Lake.  A total of 94 lakes across the state were identified by biologists and anglers as underperforming – that […]

Walleye reef on ice… that’s nice!

March 2015 – Larrabee Sportsman’s Club vice president Dan Dufek and fellow members built a walleye spawning reef on top of the ice. As the ice melts, the structure will be deposited on the bottom of the lake.