Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
F100, Gix750, jtribbz, FishingwithCav, Charles Foster
108897 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 89622
hopalong 78895
Pilothawk 76954
John175® 68902
JDavis7873® 67392
Derek 🐝 61288
FattyMcButterpants 60904
Tritonman 58268
LoneStarSon® 54733
Mark Perry 53654
facebook
Forum Stats
108897 Members
60 Forums
783064 Topics
10104968 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#12255243 - 05/20/17 10:20 PM Bardwell 5/20/17
MilesHunter Online   content
Pro Angler

Registered: 03/17/13
Posts: 837
Loc: Burleson, TX
Had a great trip to Bardwell this afternoon with my wife. Caught 62 crappie with 37 keepers in about six hours of fishing. Nothing huge but plenty of solid fish and all fish released today. Big fish of the day was 14" and just shy of 1.5lbs. All fish were caught in 3'-7' of water on 1/16oz pink jigs with Bobby Garland baby shad in licorice-chartreuse pearl and sour grape Slab Bandits. They either hit it on the fall or wanted it held completely still. Completely opposite from last weekend when they wouldn't touch the jig unless it was swimming or swinging. Evening was capped off with a beautiful sunset. Very blessed today.


_________________________
Miles

Top
#12255426 - 05/21/17 07:59 AM Re: Bardwell 5/20/17 [Re: MilesHunter]
RODS454 Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 08/26/10
Posts: 1204
Loc: Midlothian
Awesome fish Miles! It was a pleasure meeting you and your wife today. Sure glad you got into them. It's nice to be on a lake that is not quite so busy.
_________________________
"I'd rather be fishing!"





Top
#12255431 - 05/21/17 08:01 AM Re: Bardwell 5/20/17 [Re: MilesHunter]
RODS454 Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 08/26/10
Posts: 1204
Loc: Midlothian
I just noticed the racing stripe. I hadn't caught one in awhile, then caught 2 at the bridge today.
_________________________
"I'd rather be fishing!"





Top
#12255436 - 05/21/17 08:03 AM Re: Bardwell 5/20/17 [Re: MilesHunter]
zig-zag Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 09/28/16
Posts: 106
where is that lake? hammer

Top
#12255510 - 05/21/17 08:53 AM Re: Bardwell 5/20/17 [Re: RODS454]
MilesHunter Online   content
Pro Angler

Registered: 03/17/13
Posts: 837
Loc: Burleson, TX
Originally Posted By: RODS454
Awesome fish Miles! It was a pleasure meeting you and your wife today. Sure glad you got into them. It's nice to be on a lake that is not quite so busy.


It was great to finally meet you too! I also caught two striped crappie yesterday. And yes! It was a treat nearly having the lake to ourselves. Reminded us of a lake we used to go to in Missouri. We could cruse the entire lake on a Saturday evening and only pass one or two other boats.
_________________________
Miles

Top
#12255520 - 05/21/17 09:04 AM Re: Bardwell 5/20/17 [Re: zig-zag]
RODS454 Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 08/26/10
Posts: 1204
Loc: Midlothian
Originally Posted By: zig-zag
where is that lake? hammer


Lake Bardwell, east of Ennis, off Hwy 34. Not many lakes in North Texas that you can say that about. LOL! banana
_________________________
"I'd rather be fishing!"





Top
#12255528 - 05/21/17 09:10 AM Re: Bardwell 5/20/17 [Re: MilesHunter]
fishin'aholic2 Offline
TFF Guru

Registered: 11/08/07
Posts: 13866
Loc: Irving, Texas
With posts like this, I can guarantee y'all will have more company in the future. Nice haul!
_________________________

Text Joey at 817-897-1384 for great rod and rod repair rates!

www.youtube.com/KIDKRAPPIE

Top
#12255786 - 05/21/17 12:38 PM Re: Bardwell 5/20/17 [Re: MilesHunter]
crope1 Offline
Ronnie Hurt'em Roberts

Registered: 05/20/10
Posts: 6735
Loc: mansfield,tx
shhhhhhhh,lol!

Top



© 1998-2018 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide