Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Jhenderson, cyon6958, Matt.Salamon19, 5858346, Bonafidebassmaster
105666 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 85852
hopalong 78097
Pilothawk 75005
JDavis7873® 67382
John175 ® 64713
FattyMcButterpants 60790
Derek 🐝 58183
Tritonman 57540
LoneStarSon® 53214
SkeeterRonnie 52973
facebook
Forum Stats
105666 Members
60 Forums
800898 Topics
10123269 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#11407933 - 02/11/16 01:36 PM Ford or chevy
skychief12 Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 09/09/14
Posts: 14
Loc: Frisco
So I see Wally Marshall on the tube saying Lavon is the best Crappie lake around. I always go to Ray Bob. Is Lavon actually better than Ray Roberts? Both are about the same distance from the home. Just wondering... Or is this the old ford vs chevy deal.

Top
#11408054 - 02/11/16 02:35 PM Re: Ford or chevy [Re: skychief12]
RODS454 Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 08/26/10
Posts: 1015
Loc: Midlothian
Try something different! JMHO
_________________________
"I'd rather be fishing!"




Top
#11408076 - 02/11/16 02:41 PM Re: Ford or chevy [Re: skychief12]
Mckinneycrappiecatcher Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 12/20/10
Posts: 3348
Loc: mckinney, tx
Having fished both, Id say lavon is maybe a little easier to fish than Ray roberts, but I'm not sure it's any better if you know what you are doing. I wouldn't pick either as the best crappie lake around though.
_________________________

TCU class of 2019

Top
#11408129 - 02/11/16 03:05 PM Re: Ford or chevy [Re: skychief12]
Carver Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 11/14/07
Posts: 1635
Loc: Garland, Tx
The best one is the one you actually enjoy fishing more.

We are really lucky here in North Texas. Plenty of fish in just about any lake you visit around here.
I like Ray Roberts a lot but Lavon produces for me also and I have over 40 years of fishing it and it is way closer to me,,,,, yet I fish Ray Hubbard more than both of the other combined.

My place at Texoma is 100 yards from the boat ramp, but I regularly trailer halfway around the lake or into Denison to chase them on small town lakes.

There are a couple of lakes in NE Texas that I always get my limit quicker on, but getting an easy limit is not why I fish.

Tight lines, Phill
_________________________
Phill Pittman

www.dallascnc.com new website for product development

www.mariner-kayaks.com Best kayak source in Texas

Top
#11408297 - 02/11/16 04:33 PM Re: Ford or chevy [Re: skychief12]
shut-up-and-fish Online   content
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 02/08/10
Posts: 9594
Loc: Coppell Tx.

Currently I would not put Lavon on your list of lakes to fish. Not just yet anyways. Wait until spring and then you should see a real bang for your bite.
_________________________

www.shut-up-and-fish.com
From Sales to Installation Services and Education/Instructional Trips
it's all coming together and we have you covered @ Shut-Up-And-Fish LLC
for all your Humminbird, Minn Kota & Motorguide needs
We also stock the LiftSaver TM Bracket 972 822 9285

Top
#11408337 - 02/11/16 04:49 PM Re: Ford or chevy [Re: skychief12]
Mckinneycrappiecatcher Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 12/20/10
Posts: 3348
Loc: mckinney, tx
Yeah lavon can be a tough winter lake.
_________________________

TCU class of 2019

Top
#11409277 - 02/12/16 06:07 AM Re: Ford or chevy [Re: skychief12]
Luke57 Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 04/06/09
Posts: 1495
Loc: Aledo Tx
Ford (Ray Roberts)
_________________________
Save our planet it's the only one with beer
ESTO VIR

Top



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