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#11763238 - 08/07/16 12:42 PM Tough Day
jacksonmj Offline
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Registered: 01/28/09
Posts: 635
Loc: Saginaw, TX
Fished from 530-1200 today with my son and was only able to come up with one dink. We each lost one at the boat. Anyone having any luck on Eagle Mountain right now?

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#11763348 - 08/07/16 02:11 PM Re: Tough Day [Re: jacksonmj]
Brent S Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 07/04/13
Posts: 2935
Loc: Eagle Mountain Lake
The biggest fish I've caught out there this year was 3.5 lbs back in early june. I need to do something different because everything I catch is 10 to 14 inches long.
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#11763591 - 08/07/16 04:20 PM Re: Tough Day [Re: jacksonmj]
Cougar FTD Offline
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Registered: 01/27/16
Posts: 595
Loc: Keller TX
Not much luck out there for me either
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#11763600 - 08/07/16 04:23 PM Re: Tough Day [Re: jacksonmj]
jacksonmj Offline
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Registered: 01/28/09
Posts: 635
Loc: Saginaw, TX
Well at least I don't feel so bad. Rough when I'm taking my 8 year old with me and we don't catch much. He's a trooper at least and keeps coming out. He did have about a 4 pounder on a swim bait today I was just too slow with the net and he jumped off right at the boat. Might have to hit Worth back up to get something going for him.

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#11763634 - 08/07/16 04:31 PM Re: Tough Day [Re: jacksonmj]
E-bright Online   content
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Registered: 12/05/13
Posts: 237
Loc: Eagle Mountain
Its been tough since mid july thats for sure. This year spring was awesome and the fall bite should be too

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#11763849 - 08/07/16 06:14 PM Re: Tough Day [Re: jacksonmj]
KickerFish29 Offline
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Registered: 04/26/10
Posts: 2583
Loc: Eagle Mtn,Texas
Don't count on Worth being any better. We fished both lakes today and both were tough.
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#11763863 - 08/07/16 06:22 PM Re: Tough Day [Re: jacksonmj]
dreamweaver96 Offline
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Registered: 04/02/16
Posts: 150
My best friends dad has taken us out a few times this year and it's been slow but they're there. My friend and I went to the weigh in of one of his dad's tournaments at eagle mountain in mid June. His big bass was 5.67. His total weight was 12 and change. He finished 11th. We're having most of our luck on drop shots and shakey heads wherever there's shade. I'll let you know how it goes tomorrow morning.

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#11763995 - 08/07/16 07:57 PM Re: Tough Day [Re: KickerFish29]
B.Hollingshead Online   content
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Registered: 03/11/09
Posts: 1922
Loc: ft.worth
Originally Posted By: KickerFish29
Don't count on Worth being any better. We fished both lakes today and both were tough.
popcorn
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#11764103 - 08/07/16 08:50 PM Re: Tough Day [Re: jacksonmj]
FlaNative Offline
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Registered: 08/19/11
Posts: 637
Loc: Between Azle & Lake Worth
We caught 5 or 6 this morning and there was no distinct pattern. Caught a couple on a wacky finesse, a couple more on a weightless fluke, and my last one hit a squarebill. Oh yeah, the first cast of the day with a lipless crank caught a sandie.
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#11764190 - 08/07/16 09:36 PM Re: Tough Day [Re: B.Hollingshead]
E-bright Online   content
Outdoorsman

Registered: 12/05/13
Posts: 237
Loc: Eagle Mountain
Originally Posted By: B.Hollingshead
Originally Posted By: KickerFish29
Don't count on Worth being any better. We fished both lakes today and both were tough.
popcorn
have you been on them??

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#11764207 - 08/07/16 09:40 PM Re: Tough Day [Re: jacksonmj]
Brent S Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 07/04/13
Posts: 2935
Loc: Eagle Mountain Lake
I've been doing a lot better on worth than EM
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#11764277 - 08/07/16 10:18 PM Re: Tough Day [Re: jacksonmj]
toofy Offline
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Registered: 12/26/15
Posts: 485
Loc: Fort Worth
I was on EM yesterday and today. Got nothing today. Yesterday at sunrise I got what looked like 2 pound bass up to the boat and he jumped off before I could get him in. It was in the reeds around the island on a topwater popper very shallow. There were tons of fish jumping a little further out in about 6 feet of water but I couldn't get them to bite on a popper or shallow crankbait.

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#11764286 - 08/07/16 10:23 PM Re: Tough Day [Re: jacksonmj]
YAKaddict Offline
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Registered: 11/02/14
Posts: 547
Loc: Plano
Things have been tough everywhere

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#11764343 - 08/07/16 11:09 PM Re: Tough Day [Re: Brent S]
E-bright Online   content
Outdoorsman

Registered: 12/05/13
Posts: 237
Loc: Eagle Mountain
Originally Posted By: Brent S
I've been doing a lot better on worth than EM
that frog bite

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#11764434 - 08/08/16 02:26 AM Re: Tough Day [Re: E-bright]
Brent S Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 07/04/13
Posts: 2935
Loc: Eagle Mountain Lake
Originally Posted By: texas_lunkers
Originally Posted By: Brent S
I've been doing a lot better on worth than EM
that frog bite


Yep. Killing a SK Rage Toad over there.
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