texas fishing

  • Fishing Lake Lavon – Kayak Juglining Update #juglining #catfish #lavon

    By / August 1, 2020 / Fishing

    Went fishing at Lake Lavon. Caught three Catfish and a Gar fishing juglines. Put in at Lake Lavon’s Highland Park around 8AM; bite did not start till around 10AM. Do check back will get a video posted; able to put the GoFish Cam on one of the juglines… hopefully, will see a fish or two!

  • Quick Trip Flyfishing Bethany Lakes #maxcatch #orvis #riotroutmax

    By / July 16, 2020 / Fishing

    Monday made the run late in the day to Bethany Lakes. Was trying the Bennett’s Lunch fishing fly we picked up in Gruene a few weeks ago. Late start because the temps were hot that day… in the 100s, opted to wait till just before dark. No takers on the Bennett’s Lunch, will have to… [read more]

  • Kayak Fishing Lavon Gets Catfish, a Yellow Bass, and a Gar!

    By / July 13, 2020 / Fishing

    Had a fun time kayak fishing Lake Lavon. The repairs to the cast net made for a much easier and faster means to catch Shad for bait. Brought jug lines to work the area of the point at Highland Park, bite started out fast, then slowed down as the temps rose. Did manage six Catfish… [read more]

  • Kayak Fishing at Lavon… #shad #kayaking

    By / July 8, 2020 / Fishing

    Short notice quick trip to Lake Lavon at Highland Park for a chance at catching a fish or two kayaking one of of the points. Windy conditions and some waves to deal with, else no issues other than no fish on our hooks. After fishing a double rig using shad for bait, switched to trolling… [read more]

  • Fishing the Comal River at Landa Park #flyfishing

    By / July 3, 2020 / Fishing

    Made it to New Braunfels for some fishing fun. Planned to fish the Guadalupe River by Faust Street Bridge, but it was closed. Headed to Landa Park and fished the Comal River. Was a slow bite with only one Bluegill and a Bass caught. Both went for a Guadalupana!

  • Favorite Fishing Rig for Fishing Denison Dam… and others, too! #damfishing #texoma #denisondam

    By / June 29, 2020 / Fishing

    Details on the rig we like to use when fishing Denison Dam… as well as other tailraces. Simple setup that can be changed and/or replaced quickly. Materials: Snap Swivel Hook Launcher Float: https://amzn.to/2NACWal Sinker – 50 lbs mono and 12 lbs mono

  • Fishing Allen’s Old Stone Dam #flyfishing #switchrod

    By / June 25, 2020 / Fishing

    TBT to Allen’s Old Stone Dam. Have not fished the dam in some time although we have checked out the area and its improvements recently. Liking the bridge, bank reinforcements, and expanded trails. Been itching to fish it for awhile… able to do so yesterday. After a little tweaking of the pattern and searching spots,… [read more]

  • Redington Practice Fly Rod aka Micro Fly Rod #flyfishing

    By / June 17, 2020 / Fishing

    A tip from a YouTube Viewer on using the Orvis Practicaster Fly Rod as a Micro Fly Rod! Ordered it and Redington’s version of one… the Orvis one is still in the mail but Redington’s arrived. Liking the Rio Fly Line that came with it. Really thick line… planned to use a Micro Fly Reel… [read more]

  • Pond Fishing with the Micro Fly Rod #microflyfishing #flyfishing

    By / June 15, 2020 / Fishing

    Sidetracked this past Sunday from fishing. Go figure – needed to fix a lawn sprinkler that broke, then had to fix two more that were leaking. Before starting this honey do, made a quick run to Lavon for a chance at White Bass on the point at Brockdale Park. Maybe should have fixed the sprinklers… [read more]

  • Fishing Denison Dam – Tough Go #flyfishing #buffalo

    By / June 11, 2020 / Fishing

    Had a fun but tough time fishing Denison Dam Tuesday morning. Windy conditions and lots of waterflow from the power plant. They were releasing water, but was able to work different areas on the Oklahoma side. No striped bass but did see others catching them. Did catch as well as lose a Buffalo or two…… [read more]

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