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#10890022 - 06/02/15 12:06 PM Best lake in Texas
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Registered: 04/22/10
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Loc: Midland, Tx
Ok I've got 1 whole week to go fish and I just don't know where. I usually go to falcon but haven't really heard anything coming out of there. So where should I go best fishing in Texas.

Update: we are going to toledo bend with the overwhelming and quick response of how good toledo bend is i don't think we have a choice. any advice or tips or info on what baits we need would be greatly appreciated. Thanks so much everybody!


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#10890032 - 06/02/15 12:09 PM Re: Best lake in Texas [Re: BassMan922]
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Toledo Bend, never fished it but have always wanted to. Always hear good things about it, the recent big bass splash was won with an 11+
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#10890036 - 06/02/15 12:11 PM Re: Best lake in Texas [Re: BassMan922]
Jaret Latta Offline
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Registered: 01/06/07
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Loc: Austin, Tx/Nacogdoches, Tx
Define best? Numbers, size, scenery, pressure? Toledo and Fork if i had a week

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#10890037 - 06/02/15 12:11 PM Re: Best lake in Texas [Re: BassMan922]
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Toledo Bend is the best right now by far IMO. Lake is still a little high and the frog bite is INSANE.
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#10890053 - 06/02/15 12:14 PM Re: Best lake in Texas [Re: BassMan922]
BassMan922 Offline
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Loc: Midland, Tx
Looking for the whole package but mainly good fishing. Looking for size or numbers either is good
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#10890058 - 06/02/15 12:15 PM Re: Best lake in Texas [Re: BassMan922]
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Toledo. Fork is great but lots of pressure. Don't spend a week worrying about what other boats are doing...go to Toledo.

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#10890060 - 06/02/15 12:16 PM Re: Best lake in Texas [Re: BassMan922]
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Considering the hot and cold bite at Fork, I'd go to TB
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#10890207 - 06/02/15 01:04 PM Re: Best lake in Texas [Re: BassMan922]
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Loc: Midland, Tx
ok going to toledo bend thats like an over whelming goooooo to toledo bend. now is there a recommended area of the lake to stay on or like north side south side which is recommended ?
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#10890222 - 06/02/15 01:08 PM Re: Best lake in Texas [Re: BassMan922]
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Rayburn.....Nuff said.
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#10890231 - 06/02/15 01:10 PM Re: Best lake in Texas [Re: BassMan922]
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Hubbard Creek now that you can actually launch on it...
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#10890247 - 06/02/15 01:16 PM Re: Best lake in Texas [Re: BassMan922]
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Originally Posted By: BassMan922
ok going to toledo bend thats like an over whelming goooooo to toledo bend. now is there a recommended area of the lake to stay on or like north side south side which is recommended ?


My personal preference is Mid lake, say Indian Mounds area up to Patroon.
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#10890278 - 06/02/15 01:25 PM Re: Best lake in Texas [Re: BassMan922]
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Registered: 11/01/13
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Loc: Athens, TX
OK, normally I would post because this is so subjective.
BUT
I have now fished possibly every lake in Texas
2 weeks ago I would have said, Falcon, just for pure fishing. Staying with guide Billy Tompkins at his rental and cooking out.
After spending 4 days on Toledo Bend, I now say TB for the total package.
Which has to include travel time. 2.5 hrs vs 9 hrs
The fishing on TB is absolutely fantastic. Beats Fork & Sam Rayburn all to heck.
Can't wait to go back & learn more about it
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#10890279 - 06/02/15 01:27 PM Re: Best lake in Texas [Re: Fish Killer]
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Originally Posted By: Fish Killer
Hubbard Creek now that you can actually launch on it...
Way too muddy for HC right now..Besides, going to take a little while before the fish settle down. A lot of new water for not a whole lot of fish that were left after the drought..Unless your Catfishing..
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#10890280 - 06/02/15 01:27 PM Re: Best lake in Texas [Re: BassMan922]
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Registered: 08/05/09
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Loc: Waco, TX
stick to mid lake on TB

Cant go wrong, lots of water to fish

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#10890325 - 06/02/15 01:41 PM Re: Best lake in Texas [Re: Stompy]
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Originally Posted By: Stompy
Originally Posted By: Fish Killer
Hubbard Creek now that you can actually launch on it...
Way too muddy for HC right now..Besides, going to take a little while before the fish settle down. A lot of new water for not a whole lot of fish that were left after the drought..Unless your Catfishing..


Very true.. Besides its too far from the metromess for all the tenderfoots... We will keep it to ourselves..
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