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#11163505 - 10/14/15 10:53 AM Any tips for spotted bass on Cypress Springs
BassYakin Offline
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Registered: 01/23/15
Posts: 25
Loc: Rockwall, Texas
I've never been and I've never specifically targeted spotted bass, but I've read that they typically like smaller baits and hang out a bit deeper than large mouth. Does anyone have any tips for Cypress Springs?
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#11163530 - 10/14/15 11:09 AM Re: Any tips for spotted bass on Cypress Springs [Re: BassYakin]
kirbydog Offline
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Registered: 02/18/06
Posts: 699
Loc: Colorado/Conroe
I catch alot of spotted bass. Lures you would throw for smallies work well on spots-tubes especially. They inhabit many of the same areas as smallies or largemouth and as you said-usually a bit deeper than largemouth. Look for rocky points.

Cypress I've never fished so no help there.


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#11163562 - 10/14/15 11:22 AM Re: Any tips for spotted bass on Cypress Springs [Re: BassYakin]
Dubee Offline
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Registered: 07/17/11
Posts: 1513
Loc: Godley Tx
Cypress is full of them. Fish however you like and you will catch spots.

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#11163607 - 10/14/15 11:41 AM Re: Any tips for spotted bass on Cypress Springs [Re: BassYakin]
Chris G Offline
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Registered: 11/16/08
Posts: 1907
Loc: Frisco, TX
You can pull up to almost any area you want to fish on Cypress right now and catch all the spots you want. crank baits, c-rigs, weightless, anything. Anything with some chartreuse will also help you get bit a little more.

Do me a favor and keep and eat your limit of 5 spots per person if you like to eat fresh fish. They are actually very tasty and we need to do what we can to thin the herd of spots out there. We got a nice 70,000 fingerling stocking of Florida strain fish this year hoping to get a better balance down the road.
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#11163613 - 10/14/15 11:44 AM Re: Any tips for spotted bass on Cypress Springs [Re: Chris G]
UTDmiller Offline
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Registered: 10/01/13
Posts: 1864
Originally Posted By: Chris G
You can pull up to almost any area you want to fish on Cypress right now and catch all the spots you want. crank baits, c-rigs, weightless, anything. Anything with some chartreuse will also help you get bit a little more.

Do me a favor and keep and eat your limit of 5 spots per person if you like to eat fresh fish. They are actually very tasty and we need to do what we can to thin the herd of spots out there. We got a nice 70,000 fingerling stocking of Florida strain fish this year hoping to get a better balance down the road.

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#11163784 - 10/14/15 12:28 PM Re: Any tips for spotted bass on Cypress Springs [Re: BassYakin]
Bass Buster1 Offline
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Registered: 08/26/04
Posts: 1557
Loc: Denton
Spotted Bass like rocks!
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#11163815 - 10/14/15 12:37 PM Re: Any tips for spotted bass on Cypress Springs [Re: BassYakin]
DJB Offline
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Registered: 09/01/11
Posts: 1646
Like was said above the spots on Cypress will hit whatever you have in your tackle box. You can catch them in 30ft or 3 inches of water!

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#11164398 - 10/14/15 04:09 PM Re: Any tips for spotted bass on Cypress Springs [Re: BassYakin]
Fishing the Bend Offline
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Registered: 09/18/12
Posts: 451
My tip. Get in touch with Jay Kendrick. Awesome kid. Knows the lake well.

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#11164490 - 10/14/15 04:42 PM Re: Any tips for spotted bass on Cypress Springs [Re: BassYakin]
SkeeterRonnie Offline
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Registered: 02/25/03
Posts: 53007
Loc: Campbell, TX
Main lake points. Early up shallow with a rattletrap, move out during the day with cranks and shaky heads. Watermelon chartreuse is a good soft plastic color
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#11164572 - 10/14/15 05:06 PM Re: Any tips for spotted bass on Cypress Springs [Re: SkeeterRonnie]
Chris G Offline
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Registered: 11/16/08
Posts: 1907
Loc: Frisco, TX
Originally Posted By: BasscatRonnie
Main lake points. Early up shallow with a rattletrap, move out during the day with cranks and shaky heads. Watermelon chartreuse is a good soft plastic color


When we gonna go fishing Ronnie?
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#11165286 - 10/14/15 08:10 PM Re: Any tips for spotted bass on Cypress Springs [Re: Chris G]
txtider Offline
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Registered: 01/10/07
Posts: 1205
Originally Posted By: Chris G
You can pull up to almost any area you want to fish on Cypress right now and catch all the spots you want. crank baits, c-rigs, weightless, anything. Anything with some chartreuse will also help you get bit a little more.

Do me a favor and keep and eat your limit of 5 spots per person if you like to eat fresh fish. They are actually very tasty and we need to do what we can to thin the herd of spots out there. We got a nice 70,000 fingerling stocking of Florida strain fish this year hoping to get a better balance down the road.
we keep our legal limit every time !

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#11165374 - 10/14/15 08:48 PM Re: Any tips for spotted bass on Cypress Springs [Re: BassYakin]
SkeeterRonnie Offline
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Registered: 02/25/03
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Loc: Campbell, TX
Hopefully soon Chris. Got the rhbc championship on Texoma next month. Gotta get ready for it.
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#11166489 - 10/15/15 10:56 AM Re: Any tips for spotted bass on Cypress Springs [Re: BassYakin]
OzzieFish Offline
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Registered: 02/24/03
Posts: 2956
Loc: Carrollton, TX USA
Lake Record came off the dam on a shaky head a few years ago...

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#11166513 - 10/15/15 11:03 AM Re: Any tips for spotted bass on Cypress Springs [Re: txtider]
Chris G Offline
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Registered: 11/16/08
Posts: 1907
Loc: Frisco, TX
Originally Posted By: txtider
Originally Posted By: Chris G
You can pull up to almost any area you want to fish on Cypress right now and catch all the spots you want. crank baits, c-rigs, weightless, anything. Anything with some chartreuse will also help you get bit a little more.

Do me a favor and keep and eat your limit of 5 spots per person if you like to eat fresh fish. They are actually very tasty and we need to do what we can to thin the herd of spots out there. We got a nice 70,000 fingerling stocking of Florida strain fish this year hoping to get a better balance down the road.
we keep our legal limit every time !


I know you do Buzzy - you are the one that got me doing it....BTW - Aggies gonna beat tha he11 outta Alabama this weekend. We will be at the lake house watching it so if you and Momma are gonna be around give me a shout.
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