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Lake Travis Vacation_Fishing #13221101 07/21/19 03:20 PM
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We have been to Canyon Lake multiple times, so I am thinking about taking the family to Lake Travis. Do you all have have any suggestions for decent lodging near the lake. I plan on pulling the boat.

Re: Lake Travis Vacation_Fishing [Re: TXanalogkd] #13221549 07/22/19 01:23 AM
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The island is pretty cool looking with decent pricing. There is also some good rentals on VRBO.

If you go during the weekend I would advise somewhere in/near the river. The main lake gets pretty nuts on the summer weekends when people start driving their giant cruise liners around.


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Re: Lake Travis Vacation_Fishing [Re: TXanalogkd] #13222118 07/22/19 05:06 PM
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I live on Lake Travis. Be aware that on the weekends, there is such a gaggle of pleasure boaters of all types and jetskis that in the main lake basin it's like a small ocean but with conflicting waves coming at you from all sides simultaneously. We were in a 19 foot Legend with a 200 on the back and got the crape' beat out of us with 3 and 4 footers by noon and had to head back to the house.

Re: Lake Travis Vacation_Fishing [Re: TXanalogkd] #13224525 07/24/19 08:09 PM
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Awww Herb! It wasn't that bad! At least we caught em!


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Re: Lake Travis Vacation_Fishing [Re: TXanalogkd] #13224885 07/25/19 02:17 AM
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Okay, yeah, we caught 'em. LOL But it was rough.

Re: Lake Travis Vacation_Fishing [Re: TXanalogkd] #13229747 07/30/19 12:00 PM
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Well rough or not...I ain't skeered of it! Ya gotta go where they live! But, I am getting a bigger boat this week!


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Re: Lake Travis Vacation_Fishing [Re: fivebites] #13231132 07/31/19 02:57 PM
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Originally Posted by fivebites
Well rough or not...I ain't skeered of it! Ya gotta go where they live! But, I am getting a bigger boat this week!


Have you sold the Legend?

Re: Lake Travis Vacation_Fishing [Re: TXanalogkd] #13235965 08/05/19 10:36 AM
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YEP...and bought a bigger one! '17 Alpha 199 with a 225 Proxs! Sweet boat!!


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Re: Lake Travis Vacation_Fishing [Re: TXanalogkd] #13235996 08/05/19 12:10 PM
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Sweet ride, Randy!! thumb thumb thumb

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