texasfishingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Cash Fishin and Huntin, amigo guide service - Robert, CentTexFisherman, BigMikeW, Unclebubba73
111757 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
TexDawg 92,482
hopalong 82,881
Pilothawk 79,170
John175☮ 74,561
JDavis7873® 67,397
Derek 🐝 63,468
Bigbob_FTW 61,351
Tritonman 58,815
Mark Perry 58,190
facebook
Forum Statistics
Forums60
Topics767,188
Posts9,657,194
Members111,757
Most Online36,273
Jan 23rd, 2013
Print Thread
Mustang Island surf & south jetty report 7-12 & 7-14 #13216401 07/16/19 03:48 PM
Joined: Jun 2002
Posts: 2,846
TOO Offline OP
Extreme Angler
OP Offline
Extreme Angler
Joined: Jun 2002
Posts: 2,846
The Good
Fished the surf on Friday the 12th. Topwaters in very nice conditions; no real waves, mostly cloudy NW wind. Hooked a lot of trout & a few Skippy's, lots of blow ups. Was able to get trout to throw the bait or they just came unbuttoned during the fight. Very fun morning trout were from bit undersized to 20"'ish maybe a bit bigger. Had a fun 20 minute window around 9 am, every cast was a fish, blow up, hook up, or "quick release". Guess about 14 trout total hooked up. First good surf topwater day this year. Just a fun morning.

The Bad
Fished south jetty for reds on the 14th. Fished hard for them, about as hard as can can do with the technique we were using and location. Kept my streak going not a single hit for me in almost 4 hours. Women folk again had the action, they ended up with a good hit, a red that destroyed the bait but didn't get hooked up, and one break off. All by the women. Found the right depth & stretch pretty late in day.

Happened again, Pretty Woman was asked to take over my rod, second pass (3 minutes?), boom, fish strike & miss (destroyed bait strike). Standing right next to her.

Conditions were good, everything pointed to more action than we had, but we take the slow like we do the good trips.

Re: Mustang Island surf & south jetty report 7-12 & 7-14 [Re: TOO] #13217016 07/17/19 01:17 AM
Joined: Sep 2015
Posts: 1,662
L
Ledeez Online Content
Extreme Angler
Online Content
Extreme Angler
L
Joined: Sep 2015
Posts: 1,662
Nice read! thumb


Teamgetsome$$$
Re: Mustang Island surf & south jetty report 7-12 & 7-14 [Re: Ledeez] #13218926 07/18/19 10:29 PM
Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 51,229
banker-always fishing Offline
Super Freak
Offline
Super Freak
Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 51,229
Originally Posted by Ledeez
Nice read! thumb





Plus #1. thumb




IGFA World Record Rio Grande Cichlid. Lake Dunlap.

John 3:16

Re: Mustang Island surf & south jetty report 7-12 & 7-14 [Re: TOO] #13222614 07/23/19 01:44 AM
Joined: Sep 2017
Posts: 1,413
P
pop r Offline
Extreme Angler
Offline
Extreme Angler
P
Joined: Sep 2017
Posts: 1,413
thumb

Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread


© 1998-2019 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3