Bethany Lakes

  • How I Fish the Simpler Foam Fly?

    By / May 14, 2021 / Fishing

    Question came up about how I fish the Simpler Foam Fly. Made a video to demonstrate. That said, I think it applies to other fishing flies when fishing pond! Do check it out as we keep to our Channel’s intent, “Learn to fish by our trials and errors!” And in this case, fly fishing a… [read more]

  • Why I Keep a Simpler Foam Fly in the Fly Box… Catches Fish!

    By / May 11, 2021 / Fishing

    Here is the full video from the earlier post! Started the trip intending to test another simple fly pattern. But, was stopped short when I lost the fly after hooking a fish. No worries, had the Simpler Foam Fly in the fly box. Tied it on the 4wt combo and caught and released a few… [read more]

  • BFS Fishing | Bass on Ultralight Lures with the Kastking Zephyr

    By / March 4, 2021 / Fishing

    More BFS fishing with the Kastking Zephyr BFS Reel zip-tied to the Orvis Practicaster Fly Rod. Caught one Bass today had other strikes but ended up losing the suspending minnow to a snag. Had to make the emergency run to Cabelas to stock up on ultralight lures. Picked up several lures but none matched the… [read more]

  • Pond Fishing | Little Bluegill on a Fly Rod | Bethany Lakes

    By / January 30, 2021 / Fishing

    Saturday started with rain but by afternoon all had passed, decided to go pond fishing at the local pond with the old Redington Pursuit 4wt Fly Rod with Ross Flystart 2 Reel. Fished a Pat’s Rubber Leg, Near Deere, and Guadalupana without success. Thought Bass would be biting given temps in the high 60 to… [read more]

  • Texas Rainbow Trout Fishing | Catch and Cook This Round!

    By / December 16, 2020 / Fishing

    More Texas Rainbow Trout Fishing for yours truly. Made a quick trip to the local pond for more trout. Only three this round that went for the Generic Black Dry Fly Midge. Missed others but no worries… able to try the Easy Baked Trout Recipe again but this time added Jalapenos! TASTY!

  • Texas Rainbow Trout Fishing | Found a Pattern, Limited Out

    By / December 14, 2020 / Fishing

    After several quick trips in the late afternoon/evening fishing for Texas Rainbow Trout that were stocked at Bethany Lakes last Wednesday, finally limited out on a cold Saturday morning. Trout were actively feeding on something. Even chased but turned away from lures we casted. Trout were picky with one caught on a Rubber Legged Near… [read more]

  • Texas Rainbow Trout Fishing | Bethany Lakes Updates

    By / December 12, 2020 / Fishing

    Impromptu livestream to recap today’s trip to Bethany Lakes for some Texas Rainbow Trout Fishing. Finally able to catch a trout or two! That is, limited out after a cold morning start and adjustments to the pattern. Will get a follow-up video of the action soon as able!

  • Texas Rainbow Trout Fishing | Finding the Pattern… Bubble Fly Rig Anyone?

    By / December 11, 2020 / Fishing

    Impromptu livestream to recap a quick trip to Bethany Lakes for some Texas Rainbow Trout Fishing – specifically, where we attempt to find the pattern using spincasting gear and ultralight spinning gear. Short on time but did manage to catch one using the Bubble Fly Rig but promptly dropped it back into the water. Check… [read more]

  • Texas Rainbow Trout Fishing | GoFish Cam Scouting at Bethany Lakes

    By / December 10, 2020 / Fishing

    Having fun GoFish Cam scouting for trout during the Texas Rainbow Trout Fishing stocking season. This round we checked out Bethany Lakes yesterday. Overall, bite was slow but did get strikes on the Super Duper at dusk. Still need to work on the rigging for the GoFish Cam to get better action shots, but was… [read more]

  • Texas Rainbow Trout Fishing | Live at Bethany Lakes!

    By / December 9, 2020 / Fishing

    Impromptu livestream checking out the fishing action at Bethany Lakes. Fun stuff for some Texas Rainbow Trout Fishing. Bite was slow but did see some catching a trout or two. Learned they stocked around 9AM on the West side of the pond. Hope to stop by again later today for a chance at catching one… [read more]

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