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#10800742 - 04/27/15 01:12 PM Town Lake Saturday
Lmgreeri Offline

Registered: 01/27/14
Posts: 268
I have never fished Town Lake before from my kayak but got the opportunity to spend a few hours out there Saturday. I have never seen a lake so packed with yaks and paddle boards and with better scenery...hard to keep focused on fishing with all the bikini distractions. Ended up with the biggest sunfish I have ever caught or seen, 4 dink bass and one on what I call a blinged out Zoom fluke that went 6.75 lb on my digital. Looking forward to getting out there and fishing it again sometime.

#10800984 - 04/27/15 02:28 PM Re: Town Lake Saturday [Re: Lmgreeri]
Matty Offline

Registered: 06/17/06
Posts: 172
Loc: Plano
Which "Town Lake" is this?

#10801182 - 04/27/15 03:43 PM Re: Town Lake Saturday [Re: Lmgreeri]
K Bake Offline

Registered: 12/22/13
Posts: 49
Town lake is in Austin.

Great lake, great fish, and the Fluke is a great bait out there. What technique where you using with it? I like to punch a fluke in the summer months but always looking for new ways to fish that versatile bait.

#10801188 - 04/27/15 03:44 PM Re: Town Lake Saturday [Re: Lmgreeri]
formula462 Offline
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Registered: 09/08/13
Posts: 1668
Loc: arlington, tx
pretty vague huh,he said there were a bunch of yaks there so I suspect he doesn't want a bunch more eek

#10801269 - 04/27/15 04:15 PM Re: Town Lake Saturday [Re: Lmgreeri]
Lmgreeri Offline

Registered: 01/27/14
Posts: 268
I don't mind was Town Lake in Austin. 99% of the yaks weren't fishing anyway, they were playing. The lure was what I call my "bling" fluke. Modified by clipping the tail and adding a small willow leaf blade with a screw-lock, split ring and swivel for flash. Bumping and swimming it around submerged brush in 5-8 ft of water. Works great around grass to which is where I usually use it with great success.

#10803539 - 04/28/15 11:18 AM Re: Town Lake Saturday [Re: Lmgreeri]
MtnDew Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 12/14/11
Posts: 926
Loc: Irving, TX
Cool post .. love the "bling fluke" .. thanks for the picture, I will have to make one up for sure now.
Rob smile

#10804104 - 04/28/15 02:17 PM Re: Town Lake Saturday [Re: Lmgreeri]
The Ninja Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 03/27/12
Posts: 2017
Loc: N. Fort Worth
Testament to the kind of fishery Ladybird Lake is. Good job dude!


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