Bethany Lakes

  • Fishing Updates and Random Drawing – 12/21/18 Re-Broadcast

    By / December 25, 2018 / Fishing

    Re-broadcast of our Facebook Live Session where we provided quick updates on fishing in our area, and then the random drawing for the four fishing flies we tied. Same ones we used on the Blue River, Turner Falls Park, and locally at Bethany Lakes in Allen and Waterloo Park Pond in Denison, TX! Do check… [read more]

  • Friday Bite at Bethany Lakes!

    By / December 22, 2018 / Fishing

    Able to make the run to Bethany Lakes Friday afternoon. Bite was slow on fishing flies at first. Did see others doing well with bait and Power Worms. Bite picked up later as the trout started feeding on something hatching as well as bread and other floating baits. Olive Near Deere did well. No strike… [read more]

  • Only One Little Stocker Trout This Round at Bethany!

    By / December 16, 2018 / Fishing

    Stopped by Bethany Saturday for a fishing quick trip; only caught one little Rainbow Trout on an Olive Near Deere. Had other strikes but did not hook up. Still a fun time!

  • Slow Bite but Still Lot of Fun Fishing with the Rio Trout Max! #coaffieldteam #flyfishing

    By / August 15, 2018 / Bass, Bluegill

    Was out and about the other day; short on time but not short on fishing fun! Decided to take the 4wt fly rod that had the Rio Trout Max shooting head and Rio GripShooter running line and a conveniently tied Foam Grasshopper already on the leader to Bethany Lakes. Bite was slow but always good… [read more]

  • Quick Update – April 17, 2018 #coaffieldteam

    By / April 17, 2018 / Bethany Lakes

    Quick update this evening… past weekend was busy but no fishing. Did have fun wine tasting and picking out a bottle of sweet red wine for later enjoyment. Also, posted the article – Fly Tying – The PMOT, pattern we have been using to replace the Damsel Fly. Seems to illicit more strikes when the… [read more]

  • Quick Update – March 29, 2018 #coaffieldteam

    By / March 29, 2018 / Bass, Bethany Lakes

    Quickly tied a foam grasshopper and headed to the local pond. Caught a Bass on the foam grasshopper, then lost it to a tree fish. Put a Red Damsel Fly on, and caught another Bass. Kept fishing and had another Bass take but threw the fly. Kept fishing for one more cast… caught one more… [read more]

  • Quick Update – March 12, 2018 #stockertroutfishing

    By / March 12, 2018 / Fishing

    Still working on the video editing from this past weekend’s action. Planned to work on it after work but with the time change and gaining more daylight after work, opted to go fishing instead! Fished Bethany Lakes with the 4wt flyrod that was lined with the Rio Trout Max shooting head. Caught a Bass that… [read more]

  • Quick Update – March 5, 2018 #flyfishing

    Not able to fish today but did get a round in yesterday. Went with the 5wt lined with the OPST Commando Head. Struck out at Murphy in the morning, but did get some great practice in. Later, stopped at Bethany and caught three little Bass on a Purple Damsel Fly, and a bigger one on… [read more]

  • Limited Out Yesterday, Struck Out This Morning #troutfishing

    By / December 21, 2017 / Bethany Lakes

    Limited out yesterday on trout at Bethany Lakes but struck out this morning. May need to make a stop later and see if the trout are rising and taking “bugs”… for now, made a short instagram clip from yesterday!   struck out this morning #troutfishing the local pond. Really nice day though… what a difference… [read more]

  • Trout Fishing Monday Beats the Work Week Blues at Bethany! #troutfishing

    By / December 19, 2017 / Bethany Lakes, Fishing

    Rainy day today but did some catch up work to include video editing yesterday’s fishing action at Bethany Lakes yesterday. Caught them on Silver Kastmasters and various fishing flies… did notice the GRHEN was the more consistent fish-getter this round! Did a little casting practice with the Switch Rod, mainly used it one-handed which was… [read more]

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