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#12317476 - 06/29/17 07:36 PM Anyone had any luck fishing Inks lake
TexasTrader254 Offline
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Registered: 06/29/17
Posts: 4
Going there for the 4th, but never had any luck before. Should I try Buchanan instead? Thanks

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#12317548 - 06/29/17 08:27 PM Re: Anyone had any luck fishing Inks lake [Re: TexasTrader254]
BrandoA Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 06/09/11
Posts: 3437
Loc: Marble Falls
Inks is going to be a F'in mad house over the 4th. Buch won't be as bad

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#12317922 - 06/30/17 04:39 AM Re: Anyone had any luck fishing Inks lake [Re: TexasTrader254]
Big'n On Jig'n Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 06/17/15
Posts: 33
Spent 8 days there at the State Park during the first part of June. This was our 3rd year in a row for June as I've found this to be great fishing. I'm a die hard crappie fisherman but will target other species when the bite is slow. For all the negative reports of low crappie numbers,I have done very well the past three years. Also caught lots of channel cats and huge bluegill. Did catch blacks on brush piles but not my target species. Send me a PM if you would like locations and details for what I've learned over the past 3 yrs.

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#12318042 - 06/30/17 07:35 AM Re: Anyone had any luck fishing Inks lake [Re: TexasTrader254]
Phototex Offline
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Registered: 02/13/14
Posts: 1464
Loc: Coppell, TX
I haven't fished it for years, but back in the day, I used to catch a lot of bass on original #11 balsa Rapalas, fished on top as twitch baits near the rocks - especially between the dam and Camp Longhorn. Gold when overcast, silver when sunny. Senkos should do well, too. Over the Independence Day Weekend, it could get dangerous out there with untrained, careless, and/or inebriated boaters. Fish early and late, or at night. Please be careful, and good luck.


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#12318132 - 06/30/17 08:35 AM Re: Anyone had any luck fishing Inks lake [Re: TexasTrader254]
tminc Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 03/21/17
Posts: 20
Loc: Texas
the hybrids are around the green lights at night. lots of undersize fish but a blast to catch on topwaters, good luck and be careful its rookie weekend

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#12320963 - 07/02/17 01:23 PM Re: Anyone had any luck fishing Inks lake [Re: tminc]
L. C. Clower Offline
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Registered: 04/03/03
Posts: 248
Loc: Rowlett. TX USA
Originally Posted By: tminc
the hybrids are around the green lights at night. lots of undersize fish but a blast to catch on topwaters, good luck and be careful its rookie weekend


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Not been there can anyone comment on facilities?
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#12320980 - 07/02/17 01:39 PM Re: Anyone had any luck fishing Inks lake [Re: TexasTrader254]
Bob Landry Offline
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Registered: 08/10/11
Posts: 2836
Loc: Austin, Tx
Been there a couple of times with mediocre results which kinda surprises me since the lake can't be overfished.
The only lake access is through the state park.
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