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#12443555 - 09/26/17 10:33 PM DFW Area Lakes
tx2va07 Offline
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Registered: 07/24/14
Posts: 524
Loc: Joshua, TX
What lake in the DFW to central Texas area do y’all think is fishing the best right now?

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#12443659 - 09/27/17 06:24 AM Re: DFW Area Lakes [Re: tx2va07]
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Registered: 04/15/13
Posts: 144
Loc: Springtown, Texas
I have heard some great things about Lewisville.

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#12443662 - 09/27/17 06:27 AM Re: DFW Area Lakes [Re: tx2va07]
Skeeter man ZX225 Offline
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Registered: 05/30/03
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Lewisville is on fire right now, and will get better after the first couple of cold fronts

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#12443740 - 09/27/17 08:22 AM Re: DFW Area Lakes [Re: tx2va07]
B.Hollingshead Offline
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Registered: 03/11/09
Posts: 1892
Loc: ft.worth
Lewisville, on another note my partner went out to Ray Roberts and hammered on them really good yesterday


Edited by B.Hollingshead (09/27/17 08:24 AM)
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#12444390 - 09/27/17 04:05 PM Re: DFW Area Lakes [Re: B.Hollingshead]
LinkLowrance Offline
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Registered: 07/06/15
Posts: 399
Loc: On the Wheel
Originally Posted By: B.Hollingshead
Lewisville, on another note my partner went out to Ray Roberts and hammered on them really good yesterday


I saw some really nice pics from Ray Roberts yesterday also....

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#12444440 - 09/27/17 04:48 PM Re: DFW Area Lakes [Re: tx2va07]
Yankee Fool Offline
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Registered: 03/27/15
Posts: 111
Loc: Dallas, TX
The posters stating Lewisville is on fire right now are either trying to steer traffic away from another DFW lake or they know it extremely well.

At the high school tournament on Saturday the average team weight was less than 3 lbs. Yes, less than three pounds. Not per fish, but an entire 5 fish limit (which most teams didn't reach obviously). 10 pounds was good enough for 10th place, out of >200 teams. Winning weight was 15 pounds.

Fishing has been tough for me recently. This morning I fished from 5am-2pm. Caught 12. Biggest was a five on a whopper plopper at 7am as the sun was rising. That was also my first fish. Fished 5a to 7a without a bite, for whatever that's worth. The rest came on a swim jig and were small. Got the most bites in 2-4ft with a rocky bottom close to brush on main lake points. But my report is meaningless really given the weather change coming tonight. Will all be different tomorrow. It's a big lake with some big fish scattered around. The guys that really know that place are sticks and they can catch 20lbs any month of the year. I'm not one of those guys, yet.

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#12444492 - 09/27/17 05:33 PM Re: DFW Area Lakes [Re: Yankee Fool]
B.Hollingshead Offline
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Originally Posted By: Yankee Fool
The posters stating Lewisville is on fire right now are either trying to steer traffic away from another DFW lake or they know it extremely well.

At the high school tournament on Saturday the average team weight was less than 3 lbs. Yes, less than three pounds. Not per fish, but an entire 5 fish limit (which most teams didn't reach obviously). 10 pounds was good enough for 10th place, out of >200 teams. Winning weight was 15 pounds.

Fishing has been tough for me recently. This morning I fished from 5am-2pm. Caught 12. Biggest was a five on a whopper plopper at 7am as the sun was rising. That was also my first fish. Fished 5a to 7a without a bite, for whatever that's worth. The rest came on a swim jig and were small. Got the most bites in 2-4ft with a rocky bottom close to brush on main lake points. But my report is meaningless really given the weather change coming tonight. Will all be different tomorrow. It's a big lake with some big fish scattered around. The guys that really know that place are sticks and they can catch 20lbs any month of the year. I'm not one of those guys, yet.
We were out there fishing another tournament the same day as the high schoolers and had around 24lbs it was only a 3fish tournament and we had right at 15lbs on 3. The team that got 2nd had like 14 1/2lbs on 3. It's been really good just got to figure them out.
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#12444501 - 09/27/17 05:41 PM Re: DFW Area Lakes [Re: tx2va07]
GROD Online   content
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Registered: 09/12/10
Posts: 1237
Loc: Eagle Mountain
^^^^^ this man doesn't lie... and he knows it and many others extremely well.

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#12444878 - 09/27/17 10:28 PM Re: DFW Area Lakes [Re: tx2va07]
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Registered: 08/03/13
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Loc: Rowlett, TX
I wouldn't say Ray Hubbard is on fire, but I've been catching 'em pretty consistently last few weeks. Decent numbers with a 5-6lber on almost every trip.
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#12444897 - 09/27/17 10:51 PM Re: DFW Area Lakes [Re: tx2va07]
tx2va07 Offline
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Registered: 07/24/14
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Loc: Joshua, TX
Thanks for the info guys. I’ve never been to Lewisville but may have to make a trip up there next week to try it out.

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#12446176 - 09/28/17 09:52 PM Re: DFW Area Lakes [Re: tx2va07]
SKEETER_MAN_225 Online   happy
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Registered: 10/25/07
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Loc: TEXAS
I rarely fish Lewisville, but know it is on fire just by seeing the results. just got to be on the right spots .
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#12446314 - 09/29/17 12:30 AM Re: DFW Area Lakes [Re: Yankee Fool]
RudiTexas Offline
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Registered: 04/09/17
Posts: 82
Loc: Texas
How coincidental I am the one who got 10th place in the tournament with 10.77lbs.. We didn’t finish where We wanted to and lost too many important fish but since it was my partner and I’s First tournament together we were happy and are excited to take 1st place next month at ol ray roberts
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#12446419 - 09/29/17 07:26 AM Re: DFW Area Lakes [Re: M. Alexander]
SoCal Tom Offline
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Loc: Garland, TX
Originally Posted By: M. Alexander
I wouldn't say Ray Hubbard is on fire, but I've been catching 'em pretty consistently last few weeks. Decent numbers with a 5-6lber on almost every trip.


Need to get out there this weekend for the PVA on Ray Hubbard! They can use some guys who are catching them out there!
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