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#11050100 - 08/18/15 07:33 PM Anyone fish lake Arlington ?..
Sparky 61 Online   content
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Registered: 02/26/05
Posts: 5058
Loc: Cedar Hill Tx
Just wondering
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#11050335 - 08/18/15 10:01 PM Re: Anyone fish lake Arlington ?.. [Re: Sparky 61]
ToadThrower Offline
Angler

Registered: 06/29/07
Posts: 316
Loc: Arlington, TX
Yes...it can be tough to figure out, but holds some very nice big bass if that is what you are after...it has seen a lot more traffic this year with the other lakes being closed..but has good boat ramps (Arlington parks side) and a cheap lake permit fee...$5 per day or $30 per year $15 per year for seniors... a number of people crappie and catfish there as well...I dont so dont know how it rates. There are no marinas on the lake ..so come prepared.

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#11051194 - 08/19/15 12:14 PM Re: Anyone fish lake Arlington ?.. [Re: Sparky 61]
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Registered: 07/08/15
Posts: 45
Loc: DFW-TEXAS
I have fished that lake many time and has some really good size Bass. Me and partner won $900.00 in tournament on 9lb last year and the regulars fish the fence line a lot for the bigguns in this heat. Great Lake for practice and fun. Be careful as the water is up and there is a lot of structure just under the water when you head south.
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#11052206 - 08/19/15 07:27 PM Re: Anyone fish lake Arlington ?.. [Re: Sparky 61]
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Registered: 03/17/05
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Loc: Arlington, Texas
great chance to catch a big bass

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#11052367 - 08/19/15 09:02 PM Re: Anyone fish lake Arlington ?.. [Re: Sparky 61]
JkWho Offline
Angler

Registered: 04/27/15
Posts: 308
Loc: Mid Cities
Im not sure anyone will help me with this (email is fine) but I have never fished lake arlington, never really gave it much thought but where is this fence line?

I have looked on googlemaps but found nothing

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#11052377 - 08/19/15 09:07 PM Re: Anyone fish lake Arlington ?.. [Re: Sparky 61]
Brent S Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 07/04/13
Posts: 2431
Loc: Eagle Mountain Lake
There's a pipe/fence straight out from the ramp across the lake. I've fished it several times and I've never caught anything around it. Not sure what people do to catch them there.

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#11052401 - 08/19/15 09:17 PM Re: Anyone fish lake Arlington ?.. [Re: JkWho]
Epic backlash Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 06/22/15
Posts: 582
Loc: Texas
Originally Posted By: JkWho
Im not sure anyone will help me with this (email is fine) but I have never fished lake arlington, never really gave it much thought but where is this fence line?

I have looked on googlemaps but found nothing



They are referring to the intake fence that is out by the power plant, that would be the north end of the lake.

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#11052411 - 08/19/15 09:20 PM Re: Anyone fish lake Arlington ?.. [Re: Sparky 61]
Brent S Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 07/04/13
Posts: 2431
Loc: Eagle Mountain Lake
It is to my understanding that the fence is there only because of the aerial sanitary sewer crossing. The city of fort worth for some dumb reason have a pipe there supported by piers that crosses the lake. The fence is on top of the pipe.

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#11052442 - 08/19/15 09:26 PM Re: Anyone fish lake Arlington ?.. [Re: Sparky 61]
JkWho Offline
Angler

Registered: 04/27/15
Posts: 308
Loc: Mid Cities
Awesome, thanks all!!

I think I will hit the lake up ASAP...

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#11052671 - 08/20/15 12:42 AM Re: Anyone fish lake Arlington ?.. [Re: Sparky 61]
Bobby Milam Online   content
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Registered: 07/13/14
Posts: 1989
Loc: Arlington
pressure on the lake should decrease now with opening of joe pool

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#11052710 - 08/20/15 05:51 AM Re: Anyone fish lake Arlington ?.. [Re: Sparky 61]
Brad R Offline
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Registered: 03/09/15
Posts: 791
Loc: Texas
For a kayak, I assume the $5 fee is applicable. Correct? Where exacly would one get the day permit? Brad

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#11052748 - 08/20/15 06:45 AM Re: Anyone fish lake Arlington ?.. [Re: Sparky 61]
Hook in Mouth Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 07/09/13
Posts: 136
Loc: Roanoke, Tx
Does anyone know if the power plant has been generating? If so, is the hot water outlet a good place for bass?
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#11052969 - 08/20/15 08:53 AM Re: Anyone fish lake Arlington ?.. [Re: Sparky 61]
Brent S Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 07/04/13
Posts: 2431
Loc: Eagle Mountain Lake
Power plant rarely runs.

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#11053924 - 08/20/15 03:44 PM Re: Anyone fish lake Arlington ?.. [Re: Sparky 61]
JkWho Offline
Angler

Registered: 04/27/15
Posts: 308
Loc: Mid Cities
One more question...I was thinking about going Richard Simpson Park, is this ramp in good shape for a single boater? I dont know how much rain Lake Arlington got so Im not certain on the condition of the ramps. Some ramps are still a bit tough for a single to put in...

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#11053972 - 08/20/15 04:01 PM Re: Anyone fish lake Arlington ?.. [Re: Sparky 61]
fuzzion Offline
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Registered: 05/04/15
Posts: 214
Loc: Texas
The ramp is very solo friendly. There's 6 or 8 lanes, one on each side has a dock and the ramp has a minimal incline.

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