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First day on the water went pretty good. #10616766 02/13/15 07:45 PM
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Went out today for the first time and had a blast. I went to Marine Creek Lake in Fort Worth, which is a perfect little lake for a beginner kayaker in the area. I was the only person on the water for the first hour or so. I didn't catch anything, but today was a confidence trip more than anything. I have posted a video below of my setup. I haven't done any rigging to the kayak yet, but once I get out there a few more times I will figure out what I need. Thank you guys again for all of your feedback and support over the last few months. I am proud to finally say, I am a kayak fisherman.

I will be going back out there tomorrow morning for a few hours if anyone wants to join me. The weather for tomorrow look like it's going to be better than it was today, which was great!

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Re: First day on the water went pretty good. [Re: Rhino68W] #10616782 02/13/15 07:52 PM
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Nice video hopefully we can find some fish on sunday!


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I hope so!


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Welcome to the plastic navy. I have the same kayak and have loved it so far. That water looked awesome.

Re: First day on the water went pretty good. [Re: Rhino68W] #10617106 02/13/15 10:28 PM
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It's all downhill from here !!!!! Congrats on the new boat. cheers

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Grats on the maiden voyage thumb


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Nice Rig! cheers




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Awesome lake to kayak for beginners. I got mine last summer and that's my favorite lake to be on, especially during the week. Nice rig.


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Nice! thumb

It's a lot of fun just doing the rigging, and setting everything up just the way you want it!


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Agreed. Today was my 2nd day there. And it was perfect again, even though I still didn't catch anything! bang


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I got shutout last 2days on benbrook as well but it was some awsome weather and got in good shoulder/arm workout being that I just put on a large rattle trap and started paddling.

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Good video. Good to know they open the west side again.

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The west side is still closed. I used the small entrance made for walkers.


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That's a bummer! Thanks for the heads up!

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