Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
hillcountrybass, Linda Robert, Gnhattien, Robert black, Calexander
102726 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 82877
hopalong 74397
Pilothawk 73441
JDavis7873® 67377
FattyMcButterpants 60518
John175 ® 59900
Tritonman 56835
Derek 56429
SkeeterRonnie 52463
LoneStarSon® 52225
facebook
Forum Stats
102726 Members
61 Forums
859199 Topics
11271630 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#11778440 - 08/15/16 02:16 PM Take a kid fishing - Grady has mojo
TexExp Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 01/13/10
Posts: 1266
Loc: Lake Lavon

We took advantage of the cooler temps to head out Saturday morning.

I took my 13 yr old neighbor on Saturday to chase sand bass. With the cloud cover and north wind, they weren't really cooperating, so we switched to crappie. After catching a few, he did not want to fish for sand bass, and... he called his mom and asked if he could miss his 2:30 soccer game so we could stay out. (I like this kid.) lol AND he didn't bring his phone. He scored very high marks with this crappie fisherman. cool
I guess the mark of a good guide is if your clients catch the most and biggest fish. Well he did. lol :mrgreen:







He couldn't lift the big one in, so I grabbed the line. Glad we had 12lb braid and glad she choked and old favorite, purple passion.




He's a natural!




Also, when we got home his mom said this "memory" from 2 yrs ago came up on FB. I guess it was about this time 2 yrs ago we also took a trip tubing and fishing. My, how he has grown.



This kid is a hoot.



Good times!
Good fishing to all.

Top
#11778671 - 08/15/16 03:59 PM Re: Take a kid fishing - Grady has mojo [Re: TexExp]
Slewfoot Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 03/27/02
Posts: 2194
Loc: E Texas
Good stuff!! I like going through my fishing pics on my phone and seeing little man grow up!! Love seeing kids out fishing. Beats the heck out of looking for Pokeman on the phone. thumb

Top
#11778710 - 08/15/16 04:29 PM Re: Take a kid fishing - Grady has mojo [Re: TexExp]
Cowboytex Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 03/08/14
Posts: 578
Loc: Bullard, TX
He's hooked for life hooked
_________________________

Top
#11778834 - 08/15/16 06:01 PM Re: Take a kid fishing - Grady has mojo [Re: TexExp]
tboxfish Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 12/08/07
Posts: 4934
Loc: A small blue spot on planet ea...
GREAT JOB Tim clap

You've given him something he'll never forget cheers

Hats off to ya Bro flehan
_________________________
Todd Box
"Helping YOU catch MORE & LARGER fish!"

http://www.texasdeercams.com "Your closer to the Outdoors that You think!"

Top
#11778942 - 08/15/16 06:57 PM Re: Take a kid fishing - Grady has mojo [Re: TexExp]
ATM97 Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 06/22/05
Posts: 630
Loc: Bullard
Those pictures are greatness! Awesome job getting him hooked!
_________________________

Top
#11778967 - 08/15/16 07:16 PM Re: Take a kid fishing - Grady has mojo [Re: TexExp]
Fooshman Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 02/18/05
Posts: 1977
Loc: Black Dog, TX
thumb
_________________________

Custom Crosses and Plaques

Top
#11779274 - 08/15/16 10:13 PM Re: Take a kid fishing - Grady has mojo [Re: TexExp]
BrazosRiverTom Offline
Angler

Registered: 12/15/12
Posts: 361
Good story, great pics

Top
#11779840 - 08/16/16 11:20 AM Re: Take a kid fishing - Grady has mojo [Re: TexExp]
TexExp Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 01/13/10
Posts: 1266
Loc: Lake Lavon
Thanks all!

Also, his day started at 4:30 am. The fish slowed down around 11 and it got a little more muggy so we stopped by the floating restaurant at Collin Marina, The Harbor House.

We made it out of there and I asked him if he still wanted to play soccer after all. So he called his mom and she got all his stuff ready. I pulled up out front and he got out of my truck right into their car, and off to soccer. lol
Then later they went to an FC Dallas pro soccer game, then he spent the night over at a friend's house. cheers Ah, to be 13 again.
I went home and took a nap... tired


BTW -
If any of y'all are ever out and about on Lake Lavon around noon-ish and the fish aren't cooperating, it's always a good bet to stop at the Harbor House. You can pull your boat right up to it. The floating restaurant at Collin Marina has really good burgers. I think they are Angus beef and never frozen. If it's crowded, your order will take a while, because they make each one when ordered. But there is a full bar and sports on all the TV's. It's a cool place to hang out and really good food.


Good fishing! ... and if not that, then good eating! lol




Edited by TexExp (08/16/16 11:20 AM)

Top
#11780089 - 08/16/16 01:05 PM Re: Take a kid fishing - Grady has mojo [Re: TexExp]
banker-always fishing Online   content
TFF Guru

Registered: 07/12/10
Posts: 37177
Loc: Universal City Tx.
coolphotosAwesome post! thumb
_________________________


IGFA World Record Rio Grande Cichlid. Lake Dunlap.

John 3:16


Top



© 1998-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide