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#12035871 - 01/12/17 12:12 PM Running Grapevine
StratVoodoo Offline
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Registered: 04/14/15
Posts: 151
Loc: Kaufman County, TX
Going to give Grapevine a try and have never been on the lake. I have Navionics & Lakemaster, but was wondering if there are any specific hazards to watch out for when running the lake. I'll be idling near or in coves. Just not sure if there are any hidden widow makers out there. Any info would be appreciated.

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#12035904 - 01/12/17 12:21 PM Re: Running Grapevine [Re: StratVoodoo]
JoeFriday Offline
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Registered: 05/23/13
Posts: 865
Loc: Flower Mound, TX
Main lake is clear. There is a rock crusher toward the west end with a buoy on it. You will see an island on the south side. Haven't been on the lake recently, but it can get shallow between that island and the shore.
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#12035908 - 01/12/17 12:23 PM Re: Running Grapevine [Re: JoeFriday]
StratVoodoo Offline
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Registered: 04/14/15
Posts: 151
Loc: Kaufman County, TX
Originally Posted By: JoeFriday
Main lake is clear. There is a rock crusher toward the west end with a buoy on it. You will see an island on the south side. Haven't been on the lake recently, but it can get shallow between that island and the shore.
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#12035918 - 01/12/17 12:25 PM Re: Running Grapevine [Re: StratVoodoo]
Jobucko Online   content
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Registered: 06/06/11
Posts: 102
There aren't any real hazards on the main lake with the current water level. The only place that is an issue is a small submerged island on the South side but it is clearly marked with a hazard buoy.

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#12035919 - 01/12/17 12:25 PM Re: Running Grapevine [Re: StratVoodoo]
Poboy K. Offline
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Registered: 12/27/16
Posts: 136
Loc: DFW area...( can walk to Lake ...
I heard it through the Grapevine...

Sorry, I just get silly sometimes.
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#12036871 - 01/12/17 09:38 PM Re: Running Grapevine [Re: StratVoodoo]
SkeeterB Offline
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Registered: 07/02/06
Posts: 271
Loc: Grapevine
Stay far enough away when running along the North side rock points. Some areas come out pretty far. Good luck and be safe!
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#12036917 - 01/12/17 10:15 PM Re: Running Grapevine [Re: StratVoodoo]
TennTaz Offline
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Registered: 12/19/16
Posts: 19
Thanks for sharing this information. I plan to make a trip or 2 to Grapevine lake.

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#12036929 - 01/12/17 10:25 PM Re: Running Grapevine [Re: SkeeterB]
Chuck A Offline
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Registered: 07/10/07
Posts: 460
Loc: Weatherford, Tx
The Vine is a fun little lake. Enjoy it.
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#12037218 - 01/13/17 07:40 AM Re: Running Grapevine [Re: StratVoodoo]
StratVoodoo Offline
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Registered: 04/14/15
Posts: 151
Loc: Kaufman County, TX
Thank you to everyone for the info!

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#12037362 - 01/13/17 09:06 AM Re: Running Grapevine [Re: Poboy K.]
bjankowski Offline
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Registered: 09/11/09
Posts: 327
Loc: Lake Possum Kingdom
Originally Posted By: Poboy K.
I heard it through the Grapevine...

Sorry, I just get silly sometimes.


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