Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
m&m fishing, captmike50, legend211alpha, Bill51, joelgraphics
105441 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 85614
hopalong 78097
Pilothawk 74935
JDavis7873® 67382
John175 ® 64327
FattyMcButterpants 60667
Derek 🐝 58029
Tritonman 57517
LoneStarSon® 53057
SkeeterRonnie 52940
facebook
Forum Stats
105441 Members
60 Forums
798314 Topics
10090826 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >
Topic Options
#10829717 - 05/08/15 09:32 PM Frog color?
lodell23 Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 03/12/14
Posts: 621
Loc: Denton TX
What colors do you use for different conditions? (cloud cover or whatever else) and i realize the belly color is what matters haha. Thanks!

Top
#10829890 - 05/08/15 11:07 PM Re: Frog color? [Re: lodell23]
OnEm247 Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 03/23/15
Posts: 219
Loc: Tyler
I have the most confidence with a black frog in cloudy/overcast or low visibility water and a white belly frog in blue bird sky's with water thats in general more clear. Can't beat beat a black frog though keep it simple, if the frog bite is on its on!

Top
#10829947 - 05/08/15 11:36 PM Re: Frog color? [Re: OnEm247]
collincountytx Online   content
TFF Guru

Registered: 04/08/08
Posts: 12195
Loc: Dallas, TX
Originally Posted By: OnEm247
I have the most confidence with a black frog in cloudy/overcast or low visibility water and a white belly frog in blue bird sky's with water thats in general more clear. Can't beat beat a black frog though keep it simple, if the frog bite is on its on!


Agree with the above for regular hollow body frogs. For standard conditions (a few clouds, but mostly sunny) I also like the natural light green almost cream colored, maybe with a little chartreuse toward the head and black dots on the belly.

For popping and buzz frogs, it's more of a reaction bite and I feel color matters less, but I try to stick with black or white as the predominant belly color on those also.

With the really muddy water we've had recently, I've had more success with reaction type frogs with a little louder belly color scheme--leopard and greenish orangish/reddish bellies.
_________________________

Top
#10829952 - 05/08/15 11:38 PM Re: Frog color? [Re: lodell23]
Frank the Tank Online   content
TFF Guru

Registered: 02/27/13
Posts: 19883
Loc: Rockwall & a lake somewhere
green
_________________________
Proverbs 3:5&6
Talon Lures - high quality, hand tied lures made in Texas.
Team McRib - unable to get logo to upload


Top
#10830529 - 05/09/15 11:11 AM Re: Frog color? [Re: lodell23]
Marooned Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 08/16/05
Posts: 1454
Loc: Fort Worth, Texas
Green or brown top side with white or yellow bottom side seems to work for me in just about all conditions (legs are dark color like green, black, brown).
_________________________
In memory of my childhood friend Dan Sterling, who taught me at an early age how to catch bream with a hand-line, and who unknowingly hooked me on fishing for life.

Top
#10830583 - 05/09/15 11:38 AM Re: Frog color? [Re: lodell23]
lodell23 Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 03/12/14
Posts: 621
Loc: Denton TX
Thanks y'all

Top
#10830658 - 05/09/15 12:10 PM Re: Frog color? [Re: lodell23]
Jaret Latta Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 01/06/07
Posts: 6650
Loc: Austin, Tx/Nacogdoches, Tx
White

Top
#10830743 - 05/09/15 12:50 PM Re: Frog color? [Re: OnEm247]
guntz67 Online   content
Pro Angler

Registered: 05/12/12
Posts: 649
Loc: Cleburne TX.
Originally Posted By: OnEm247
I have the most confidence with a black frog in cloudy/overcast or low visibility water and a white belly frog in blue bird sky's with water thats in general more clear. Can't beat beat a black frog though keep it simple, if the frog bite is on its on!


THIS is it
_________________________
Just pitch and Grind you never know when you are going to get LUCKY !!!!!!!!

Top
#10830995 - 05/09/15 03:16 PM Re: Frog color? [Re: lodell23]
Andrew Taylor Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 03/01/14
Posts: 1308
Loc: Emory, TX
all black
_________________________
Andrew Taylor's Tawakoni Guide Service
903-269-6587
www.laketawakoni.guide



Top
#10833708 - 05/10/15 07:51 PM Re: Frog color? [Re: lodell23]
mikemtx Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 11/07/10
Posts: 64
Loc: Mesq. TX

This color works for me on bright sunny days or overcast cloudy days. Live Target florescent Green Yellow.

Top
#10833759 - 05/10/15 08:12 PM Re: Frog color? [Re: mikemtx]
senko9S Offline
TFF Guru

Registered: 10/15/03
Posts: 21734
Loc: Bedford, TX
black or white but ive seen yellow work wonders on welsh.
_________________________
David Short




Top
#10833775 - 05/10/15 08:17 PM Re: Frog color? [Re: lodell23]
Flipnstik48 Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 03/19/15
Posts: 78
Loc: Longview
I throw dark shaded tops with lighter under belly in sunny days, black and blue other wise
_________________________
Thump Thump...... Whack!!

Top
#10833800 - 05/10/15 08:32 PM Re: Frog color? [Re: lodell23]
soonersorlaters Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 02/21/10
Posts: 1261
Loc: Mansfield, TX
I interviewed 20 bass and none of them ever saw what a frogs back looks like.

Top
#10833810 - 05/10/15 08:35 PM Re: Frog color? [Re: soonersorlaters]
senko9S Offline
TFF Guru

Registered: 10/15/03
Posts: 21734
Loc: Bedford, TX
Originally Posted By: soonersorlaters
I interviewed 20 bass and none of them ever saw what a frogs back looks like.



the man is talking the truth.
_________________________
David Short




Top
#10833891 - 05/10/15 09:12 PM Re: Frog color? [Re: lodell23]
Bass-N-Buck Master Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 02/16/13
Posts: 2267
Loc: Fort Worth, Texas
Frogs don't change color when weather conditions do so go with your natural colors.

Just like shad they don't change either so during a recent trip under cloudy and rainy conditions all day the white buzzbait caught the bass don't think the black one even got a hit...

things that make u go Hmmmm!
Just sayin'

Top
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >



© 1998-2017 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide