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#11684256 - 06/23/16 10:34 AM My First Post! Sugar Lake!!!
Justinspies Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 03/18/15
Posts: 10
Loc: East Texas
I have been on here for awhile now just reading the posts, figured I would make my first post before this weekends trip to Sugar Lake!! Man I am excited! My brother and I fished Falcon back in 2012 for a week and it has been in my dreams ever since. This will be our first trip to Sugar and we are going with Jay( High Stakes Bassin), been communicating with him alot and he seems like a good guy and he has me pumped about fishing some Mexican bass! We will be fishing Sunday and Monday.

Any of you guys been down lately and care to share how your trip went? Seems to have a legitimate chance at a DD fish at any time on that lake! My PB is 10.03 and that was many years ago so hopefully I am due! When we fished Falcon with Tommy Law we caught a nine, an 8, several 7's, and many 4-6lb fish it was an unforgettable trip for me! Also if yall have any tips on going down and fishing Mexico let me know..

I enjoy the posts on here, thanks for sharing and good luck out there!!!

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#11684261 - 06/23/16 10:36 AM Re: My First Post! Sugar Lake!!! [Re: Justinspies]
banker-always fishing Offline
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Registered: 07/12/10
Posts: 39130
Loc: Universal City Tx.
welcome to the TFF! Nice post and looking forward to more post to come. cheers
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#11684280 - 06/23/16 10:41 AM Re: My First Post! Sugar Lake!!! [Re: Justinspies]
fouzman Offline
Methuselah

Registered: 01/20/09
Posts: 44162
Loc: Houston, TX
http://www.tackleandrods.com/lake/murray3.htm

Please don't go with expectations of catching your new personal best. Not fair to the guide and your trip will not be as enjoyable if you don't. Go have fun with a great guide on a good lake and, if you catch your new PB, that will be icing on the cake. Seems like the majority of the time I raise my expectations about a fishing trip, I'm not able to meet those expectations. Good luck and I hope you do catch your new PB!
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#11684281 - 06/23/16 10:42 AM Re: My First Post! Sugar Lake!!! [Re: Justinspies]
Donald Harper Online   happy
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Registered: 01/25/08
Posts: 12970
Loc: Justin, TX.
Jay will take good care of you guys. He has the baits you will need so purchase those from him when you get there. Don't forget your licenses, make lots of pictures and keep us posted. welcome
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#11684295 - 06/23/16 10:47 AM Re: My First Post! Sugar Lake!!! [Re: Justinspies]
racing75 Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 04/19/09
Posts: 2225
Loc: Mt. Pleasant, Texas
welcome
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#11684313 - 06/23/16 10:56 AM Re: My First Post! Sugar Lake!!! [Re: Justinspies]
BigBassB Offline
Angler

Registered: 01/18/16
Posts: 285
Loc: Van Alstyne
Sounds like a fun trip. Post some pictures and a recap when you get back!

Best of luck you. Enjoy!


Edited by BigBassB (06/23/16 10:57 AM)
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#11684342 - 06/23/16 11:12 AM Re: My First Post! Sugar Lake!!! [Re: Justinspies]
M. Alexander Online   content
Pro Angler

Registered: 08/03/13
Posts: 695
Loc: Rowlett, TX
welcome Good luck and have fun!!
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#11684477 - 06/23/16 12:31 PM Re: My First Post! Sugar Lake!!! [Re: fouzman]
Justinspies Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 03/18/15
Posts: 10
Loc: East Texas
Originally Posted By: fouzman
http://www.tackleandrods.com/lake/murray3.htm

Please don't go with expectations of catching your new personal best. Not fair to the guide and your trip will not be as enjoyable if you don't. Go have fun with a great guide on a good lake and, if you catch your new PB, that will be icing on the cake. Seems like the majority of the time I raise my expectations about a fishing trip, I'm not able to meet those expectations. Good luck and I hope you do catch your new PB!


No sir, I learned not to have high expectations you just set yourself up for disappointment that way!

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#11684586 - 06/23/16 01:34 PM Re: My First Post! Sugar Lake!!! [Re: racing75]
JD/76708 Online   content
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Registered: 08/07/10
Posts: 6030
Loc: ..around the way, near Lk Waco
Originally Posted By: racing75
welcome


Report back with pics...Jay should set you up with the latest tips and info...have a blast!
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#11684592 - 06/23/16 01:38 PM Re: My First Post! Sugar Lake!!! [Re: Justinspies]
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Pro Angler

Registered: 03/10/10
Posts: 522
Loc: Cleveland TX
welcome

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#11684599 - 06/23/16 01:41 PM Re: My First Post! Sugar Lake!!! [Re: Justinspies]
bigbass94 Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 05/27/12
Posts: 3538
Loc: San Antonio, Texas
welcome
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#11684700 - 06/23/16 02:26 PM Re: My First Post! Sugar Lake!!! [Re: Justinspies]
InTheClear Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 09/28/12
Posts: 1341
Loc: Southwest Texas
You will have fun! Was there 3 weeks ago and I personally caught 2 9's and a 10.6 in 3 days, we also had another 10 in the boat as well. Take plenty of sun-screen, great margaritas too!

My advice to you......pay attention! That big fish can come on any cast there!

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#11684719 - 06/23/16 02:38 PM Re: My First Post! Sugar Lake!!! [Re: InTheClear]
Justinspies Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 03/18/15
Posts: 10
Loc: East Texas
Originally Posted By: InTheClear
You will have fun! Was there 3 weeks ago and I personally caught 2 9's and a 10.6 in 3 days, we also had another 10 in the boat as well. Take plenty of sun-screen, great margaritas too!

My advice to you......pay attention! That big fish can come on any cast there!


Wow! Now that is a heck of a trip! That's down right tiring! How were yall catching them?

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#11684765 - 06/23/16 02:54 PM Re: My First Post! Sugar Lake!!! [Re: Justinspies]
InTheClear Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 09/28/12
Posts: 1341
Loc: Southwest Texas
Originally Posted By: Justinspies
Originally Posted By: InTheClear
You will have fun! Was there 3 weeks ago and I personally caught 2 9's and a 10.6 in 3 days, we also had another 10 in the boat as well. Take plenty of sun-screen, great margaritas too!

My advice to you......pay attention! That big fish can come on any cast there!


Wow! Now that is a heck of a trip! That's down right tiring! How were yall catching them?


Large plastics Texas rigged!

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#11684858 - 06/23/16 03:46 PM Re: My First Post! Sugar Lake!!! [Re: Justinspies]
10 lbs or bust Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 06/15/11
Posts: 1796
Loc: ON the bush IN Falcon
hahahahahaha......welp. I know of one person that will not be getting much sleep Saturday night. roflmao
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