Ok I went to bayou black yesterday for the first time and and fished a tournament and didn't do to good, if someone could tell me the patterns out there and techniques would be great, I don't want a specific hot spot but just a litte help on what worse best
Toledo Bend finally decided to shut the rapids off. We fish the river (lakes off it) and its been flooded all year,but its falling out now. Me and my boy went and caught 6 keepers this evening pretty quick on black humdinger spinner baits. Its real muddy but they still was biting good. I just hope it stays down for a while. Oh yeah 5 of the 6 fish was full of crawfish. Gonna try my luck in the....
For the past two weeks unable to catch even one fish. Today they showed up but again not easy in grass you could walk on and wind that blew your hat off. Reason you better get the biggest trolling motor if you want to fish grass and wind.
This video is from this past weekend...I was there for a half day on the 22nd through the 26th. The shad were spawning in the morning and evenings. They were not in big schools, or at least what I found, so I was thinking I was catching the beginning of the spawn. I didn't try sight fishing due to the fact it was going to be overcast for most of my time there. I'll post another video of my....
Does anyone want to join me this evening for a bass tourney? My partner backed out and I can't find anyone that's not busy. I already have gas in boat! Will split winnings 50/50 if we win! We won it last week with one fish lol and got big bass.
Bonnet carre spillway sunday evening bass tournament.
2 man max per team. 30$ a boat
10 inch size limit.
Blast off at 3pm from norco boat launch, weigh in at 745pm back at the boat launch. Heaviest 5 bass stringer. Optional 5$ big bass pot per angler. 100% payout, payout places will be determined by the number of boats. Please comment for rsvp
How would you like to make this drive and then have to fish a tournament and then drive home.Guess if you win the drive would be ok but a bad tournament would kill you. I saw one of the top pro's gasing up one time and he was died tired. He said it is a hard way to make a living. http://www.bassmaster.com/slideshow/elites-road-trip-out-west
Topwater action started the day on Vernon with two small buck bass on 4 prop inline buzz with no skirt and using 7' culprit style green punkin with dipped tail. sorry I dont have a camera(or I should confess and tell you I lost it when I last rolled over my kayak a month ago). I threw some of my hand made Salt Shakers with only one nice bass....