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#12795802 - 06/18/18 07:12 AM DFW Report from Ft. Worth Fishing
Laner Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 02/26/07
Posts: 2529
Loc: Joshua, TX
I returned home from Italy on Monday then guided Tuesday through Friday. This is what I found:

Water Temp: 82-86
Best Depth: 12-18ft
Best Jig: White Hot Thump Chubbies from Constant Pursuit Outfitters
Best Rod: 7ft G Rods
Best Line: 8lb Wally Marshall Hi-Visability mono
Best Reel: Pflueger President
Best Technique: pitching jig out or SLOWLY lifting it off bottom
Best Advice: I'm starting to find piles that are loaded but the fish are inactive. Don't waste time on piles like that.

As of Friday, a group of fishermen can still pull 100 by lunch. Stay hydrated and aggressive and you should have no problem putting fish in the freezer. If you would like to join me, I've got three half days open in July.


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#12795868 - 06/18/18 08:16 AM Re: DFW Report from Ft. Worth Fishing [Re: Laner]
BlueNitro Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 06/08/10
Posts: 5737
Loc: Lewisville
Great report and good seeing you on Saturday. Looks like you had some really good fish in the pictures. clap
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#12796174 - 06/18/18 11:40 AM Re: DFW Report from Ft. Worth Fishing [Re: Laner]
fishin'aholic2 Offline
TFF Guru

Registered: 11/08/07
Posts: 13866
Loc: Irving, Texas
Great report Lane! I have been noticing the loads of inactive fish since it got hot. Going to try minnows this week and see if that gets them going. Fished a pile recently with at least 100-150 fish on it and only caught a couple. I would occasionally bump into the rest of the fish when jigging as they just simply weren't active.

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#12796261 - 06/18/18 12:27 PM Re: DFW Report from Ft. Worth Fishing [Re: Laner]
banker-always fishing Offline
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Registered: 07/12/10
Posts: 45043
Loc: Universal City Tx.
Solid post and solid fish. Good job. thumb

Side Note: Also love the Bluegill! cheers

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#12796438 - 06/18/18 02:14 PM Re: DFW Report from Ft. Worth Fishing [Re: Laner]
Mac817 Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 04/14/13
Posts: 571
Loc: Texas
Welcome back home! Nice report!
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#12796648 - 06/18/18 04:34 PM Re: DFW Report from Ft. Worth Fishing [Re: Laner]
Pot licker Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 01/22/17
Posts: 1140
Loc: SW Texas
Great post! Nice pics thumb


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