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#10844848 - 05/14/15 05:01 PM Walleye
D.Brock Offline
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Registered: 09/19/08
Posts: 938
Loc: Flowermound, tx
Where is the closest place to dfw to catch some walleye.
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#10844854 - 05/14/15 05:07 PM Re: Walleye [Re: D.Brock]
RangerBass21 Offline
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Registered: 01/09/15
Posts: 2210
Loc: Plano
Lake Meredith by Amarillo but it's 82 feet low.
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#10844915 - 05/14/15 05:41 PM Re: Walleye [Re: D.Brock]
BoPro Offline
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Registered: 03/18/06
Posts: 392
Loc: Arlington, TX
Lake Murray OK would be the closest. I've caught a few there, but they weren't very big.
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#10844934 - 05/14/15 05:54 PM Re: Walleye [Re: D.Brock]
uncle_bagster Offline
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Registered: 01/12/07
Posts: 2240
Ft Cobb in OK has a good population of saugeye--walleye/sauger mix. I don't know much about fishing for them, but I'm guessing it would be better to wait until the lake clears since they're sight feeders.

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#10844943 - 05/14/15 05:59 PM Re: Walleye [Re: D.Brock]
Brad R Online   content
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Registered: 03/09/15
Posts: 847
Loc: Texas
Lots of walleye in Wheeler Branch in Glen Rose, smallmouth bass, too.

But, the lake is primarily a largemouth bass and catfish lake.

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#10845036 - 05/14/15 06:53 PM Re: Walleye [Re: D.Brock]
Cowtown Kid Offline
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Registered: 09/09/12
Posts: 714
Loc: Fort Worth
Here is a news story from a few years ago about Wheeler Branch and the walleye.
http://www.fox4news.com/story/17478973/lone-star-adventure-wheeler-branch-reservoir

Here is the stocking record for Wheeler Branch. As you can see they have stocked almost 4 million fry. There are some pretty good walleye being caught.

TPWD began a fish stocking program in the Wheeler Branch Reservoir in the spring of 2007. The following species have been stocked in the reservoir to date:

April 23, 2007 - 1,500 Threadfin Shad, 200 Inland Silversides
May 17, 2007 - 67 lbs. Fathead minnows
May 31, 2007 - 18,000 Bluegill
June 6, 2007 - 4,500 Florida Large Mouth Bass fingerlings
June 18, 2007 - 5,000 Channel Catfish fingerlings
July 11, 2007 - 4,000 Small Mouth Bass fingerlings
Oct. 16, 2007 - 24,000 Bluegill
Oct. 30, 2007 - 460 Tennessee Small Mouth Bass
Feb. 20, 2008 - 18,000 Bluegill
Apr. 22, 2008 - 585,000 Wall Eye
July 9, 2008 - 9,000 Channel Catfish fingerlings
Sept. 10, 2008 - 4,300 Small Mouth Bass
Apr. 21, 2009 - 450,000 Walleye Fry
June 1, 2009 - 5,200 Small Mouth Bass
December 10, 2009 - 1,500 Threadfin Shad
April 9, 2010 - 390,000 Walleye Fry
May 4, 2010 - 18,400 Florida Large Mouth Bass
April 11, 2011 - 360,000 Walleye Fry
May 3, 2011 - 18,400 Florida Large Mouth Bass
June 6, 2011 - 4,500 Small Mouth Bass
April 15, 2012 - 375,000 Walleye Fry
April 12, 2013 - 500,000 Walleye Fry
April 15, 2013 - 397,500 Walleye Fry
June 6, 2013 - 5000 Small Mouth Bass
July 18, 2013 - 18,0000 Channel Catfish
April 4, 2014 - 800,000 Walleye Fry
May 21, 2014 - 4,500 Small Mouth Bass

texas
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#10845041 - 05/14/15 06:56 PM Re: Walleye [Re: D.Brock]
Cowtown Kid Offline
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Registered: 09/09/12
Posts: 714
Loc: Fort Worth
Here is a news story from a few years ago about Wheeler Branch and the walleye.
http://www.fox4news.com/story/17478973/lone-star-adventure-wheeler-branch-reservoir


If you go to fish Wheeler Branch you must stop at Hammond's BBQ in Glenrose and eat lunch! It is the "must stop and eat place" on all my trips to Wheeler Branch.

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Edited by Cowtown Kid (05/14/15 06:57 PM)
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#10845544 - 05/14/15 10:41 PM Re: Walleye [Re: D.Brock]
Ranger-188-2007 Offline
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Registered: 01/03/04
Posts: 3569
Loc: Nacogdoches Tx. USA
What about Broken Bow? I think it has walleye!
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#10846347 - 05/15/15 09:50 AM Re: Walleye [Re: D.Brock]
bush hog Offline
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Registered: 06/12/13
Posts: 1915
Loc: Beckville, TX
Yes Broken Bow has a good population of Walleye but the lake is flooded right now and not sure if the ramps are even open.

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#10846688 - 05/15/15 12:46 PM Re: Walleye [Re: D.Brock]
brandon f. Offline
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Registered: 03/01/08
Posts: 2612
Loc: Nacogdoches
That seems like A LOT of fish for such a small 180 acre lake.

hmmm
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#10862820 - 05/21/15 10:22 PM Re: Walleye [Re: brandon f.]
passinthru Offline
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Registered: 08/11/14
Posts: 164
Loc: Sanger
Wow, that does sound like alot

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#10870037 - 05/24/15 11:00 PM Re: Walleye [Re: brandon f.]
361V Online   content
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Registered: 11/21/08
Posts: 4120
Loc: somervell county
Originally Posted By: brandon f.
That seems like A LOT of fish for such a small 180 acre lake.

hmmm
And they hide well!
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#10870112 - 05/25/15 12:03 AM Re: Walleye [Re: D.Brock]
fishanhunt Offline
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Registered: 05/17/12
Posts: 214
Loc: Texas Panhandle
Meredith was awesome but we lost all of our walleye when the lake got golden algae. Instead of my 5 minute drive to walleye fish, I now drive 3 hours east to Oklahoma to fish Foss, Canton or Ft. Cobb for walleyes or I drive 2 1/2 hours west and go to Ute Lake New Mexico. It sure was nice catching 5 pound walleyes five minutes from the house.

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