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#10760377 - 04/11/15 02:30 PM Kayaking Lewisville
stewage Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 03/13/15
Posts: 140
Loc: Lake Dallas
I'm looking at getting into kayak fishing and I live in the Denton/Lewisville area.

Is Lake Lewisville a viable lake to kayak fish on? I know it can get windy out there some times, and is generally pretty busy. Would it be too much for a new kayaker to manage?

Are there other places in the area that might be better suited for a newbie?

Still haven't even picked a kayak yet, but I am eager to get out there!

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#10760382 - 04/11/15 02:33 PM Re: Kayaking Lewisville [Re: stewage]
C-Frog Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 04/11/12
Posts: 1604
Loc: The Colony,TX
there are some protected coves and creeks that are just fine for kayaks. I would def stay away from the main lake on a yak, especially as it gets warmer

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#10760835 - 04/11/15 08:35 PM Re: Kayaking Lewisville [Re: stewage]
stewage Offline
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Registered: 03/13/15
Posts: 140
Loc: Lake Dallas
Thank you for the quick response.
I had a feeling the main portion of the lake would be off limits to me.

Would it be viable to go for whites/crappie/bluegill in said coves?

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#10760948 - 04/11/15 09:19 PM Re: Kayaking Lewisville [Re: stewage]
Tekell Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 04/24/09
Posts: 1137
Loc: Denton, TX
Yes.

There are some nice little fishing holes that are off the main lake.
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#10761046 - 04/11/15 10:04 PM Re: Kayaking Lewisville [Re: stewage]
Pecros Offline
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Registered: 06/01/14
Posts: 289
I've kayaked and used my Jon boat on LL.

My advice:

-wear your PFD
-have a bright kayak
-have a bright paddle
-keep your head on a swivel


Launching from Lake Park can be good for hybrids and sand bass
Up around the new bridge can be decent too.
Like said above, there are plenty of coves. But I also have some spots that are out on the main lake.
If you get up early you can paddle to the cut in the old dam. But I wouldn't do that on a busy day.

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#10761827 - 04/12/15 01:21 PM Re: Kayaking Lewisville [Re: stewage]
christian myrick Offline
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Registered: 08/03/11
Posts: 3139
Loc: little elm
That is my home lake. North of the toll bridge is usually pretty good, less motor boats up there. I do often take chances and fish the main lake too but can be risky at times. If you wanna go chase some cats let me know.
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