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#12419890 - 09/09/17 05:24 AM Southlake Farmersville - Info Request
Cowboy KJ Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 09/07/17
Posts: 14
Loc: McKinney, TX
Has anyone been to Southlake in Farmersville recently? I was thinking of going this morning but didn't want to drive all the way out there from McKinney just to find that the ramp was closed or some other reason I couldn't launch my yak and fish the water. I checked the city website but that didn't really have any specific info just general parks and rec stuff.

One other thing I noticed (thanks to Google Maps) was that the entrance to the park that has the boat ramp has a closeable gate--are there park hours and if so, does anyone know them?

Appreciate any insight you can provide as I would love to try some new water. Thanks all and tight lines this weekend!

Edited by Cowboy KJ (09/09/17 05:25 AM)

#12420053 - 09/09/17 10:10 AM Re: Southlake Farmersville - Info Request [Re: Cowboy KJ]
BankBassin Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 02/14/11
Posts: 1195
Loc: Allen, Texas 75002
I know some friends of mine were out there a like 2 weekends ago and everything was open including the ramp. I do not know if they have hours as I've been there at like 5am and the gates were open.
~You won't catch any fish if you don't try!

#12420996 - 09/10/17 09:39 AM Re: Southlake Farmersville - Info Request [Re: BankBassin]
Cowboy KJ Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 09/07/17
Posts: 14
Loc: McKinney, TX
Thanks for the info. I will definitely be checking out this lake. Any tips/tricks for a first timer on the water here? And 5 am is plenty early enough for me smile

#12425404 - 09/13/17 03:42 PM Re: Southlake Farmersville - Info Request [Re: Cowboy KJ]
JJ4MEL Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 01/21/09
Posts: 1385
Loc: Celina/Prosper, TX
Lots of lilly pads. Consider that when thinking of your bait choices. Late afternoons get windy. Best fishing I have seen has been early morning.


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