texasfishingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Tecman, Kolton12211993, TFonzy, Fisher6969, Wxzy
113772 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
TexDawg 97,104
hopalong 89,764
Pilothawk 80,193
John175☮ 77,777
JDavis7873 67,400
Bigbob_FTW 67,160
Derek 🐝 64,941
Mark Perry 60,726
Tritonman 58,986
facebook
Forum Statistics
Forums62
Topics780,622
Posts9,905,227
Members113,772
Most Online36,273
Jan 23rd, 2013
Print Thread
Bridges? #13438211 02/13/20 02:48 PM
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 1,330
W
willyrdskillyrd Offline OP
Extreme Angler
OP Offline
Extreme Angler
W
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 1,330
Do y’all think there’s any bite under bridges right now? Specifically the bridges at Richland Chambers. I only have a kayak so bridges are the only area I can think of to fish while it’s still cold. Any advice is appreciated!

Wet Rooster Jigs Fishing Super Store
Re: Bridges? [Re: willyrdskillyrd] #13438232 02/13/20 03:05 PM
Joined: Nov 2007
Posts: 14,841
F
fishin'aholic2 Offline
TFF Guru
Offline
TFF Guru
F
Joined: Nov 2007
Posts: 14,841
There should be fish on most bridges right now. You never know till you go.

Re: Bridges? [Re: willyrdskillyrd] #13438327 02/13/20 04:18 PM
Joined: Sep 2019
Posts: 233
T
ThaDudeAbides Offline
Outdoorsman
Offline
Outdoorsman
T
Joined: Sep 2019
Posts: 233
Check the west side of the 287 bridge near the channel. there is also timber a few hundred yards to the south that you can check out if the weather is decent. do you have electronics? you won't have to spend much time on the bridge if you can scan it first.

glad these rains will help the lake level a bit. good luck!


THUMP 2020
Re: Bridges? [Re: ThaDudeAbides] #13438357 02/13/20 04:45 PM
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 1,330
W
willyrdskillyrd Offline OP
Extreme Angler
OP Offline
Extreme Angler
W
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 1,330
Originally Posted by ThaDudeAbides
Check the west side of the 287 bridge near the channel. there is also timber a few hundred yards to the south that you can check out if the weather is decent. do you have electronics? you won't have to spend much time on the bridge if you can scan it first.

glad these rains will help the lake level a bit. good luck!

I do have electronics, but nothing special. I have the Garmin striker 4 which just has GPS and classic 2D sonar.

Re: Bridges? [Re: willyrdskillyrd] #13438448 02/13/20 06:19 PM
Joined: Sep 2017
Posts: 2,305
P
pop r Offline
Extreme Angler
Offline
Extreme Angler
P
Joined: Sep 2017
Posts: 2,305
I would launch at the fm2859 ramp and fish that bridge instead of the 287 this time of year. JUST MY 2cents

Re: Bridges? [Re: willyrdskillyrd] #13439490 02/14/20 03:46 PM
Joined: Sep 2019
Posts: 233
T
ThaDudeAbides Offline
Outdoorsman
Offline
Outdoorsman
T
Joined: Sep 2019
Posts: 233
the lake just went up more than 2 feet in the last 48 hours or so (and will keep rising). it may be a bit irregular for a week. i was thinking of fishing this sunday - if i do, i'll let you know if i hit the bridges!


THUMP 2020
Re: Bridges? [Re: willyrdskillyrd] #13439514 02/14/20 04:02 PM
Joined: Sep 2019
Posts: 1,950
B
Bentman63 Online Content
Extreme Angler
Online Content
Extreme Angler
B
Joined: Sep 2019
Posts: 1,950
I have never been to RC. I would go try it there and try my new Garmin. But, it is supposed to be windy. my tracker suks in wind


[Linked Image]
Re: Bridges? [Re: willyrdskillyrd] #13440242 02/15/20 02:59 AM
Joined: Sep 2017
Posts: 2,305
P
pop r Offline
Extreme Angler
Offline
Extreme Angler
P
Joined: Sep 2017
Posts: 2,305
Bentman63 RC is one lake you don't want to be on a windy day. Largest part of the lake runs north to south. But your tracker would be fine on lake Halbert which is located off of 287 just east of 45 in Corsicana .

Re: Bridges? [Re: pop r] #13440384 02/15/20 08:59 AM
Joined: Dec 2008
Posts: 5,951
F
Fishbonz Online Content
TFF Celebrity
Online Content
TFF Celebrity
F
Joined: Dec 2008
Posts: 5,951
Originally Posted by pop r
Bentman63 RC is one lake you don't want to be on a windy day. Largest part of the lake runs north to south. But your tracker would be fine on lake Halbert which is located off of 287 just east of 45 in Corsicana .

I agree about RC on a windy Day but in a Tracker even on Halbert it can be dicey.It depends on the wind direction. If the winds are N-NW you should fish along the face of the dam . There you will be shielded from the winds. There are some old pilings along the dam that hold fish but If it`s from the south I would fish the rip rap on the N side of the RR tracks. There are plenty of rocks , concrete & parts of the old RR bridge left in there.

Re: Bridges? [Re: willyrdskillyrd] #13442259 02/17/20 05:46 PM
Joined: Sep 2019
Posts: 233
T
ThaDudeAbides Offline
Outdoorsman
Offline
Outdoorsman
T
Joined: Sep 2019
Posts: 233
Fished RC sunday. Weather was beautiful and fishing stunk. The lake is up 3+ feet from the rain. i scanned the 287 bridge and didn't see anything but baitfish. i spent most of the morning trying to get my new livescope settings tuned and marked a number of new brush piles.


THUMP 2020
Re: Bridges? [Re: pop r] #13442261 02/17/20 05:46 PM
Joined: Sep 2019
Posts: 1,950
B
Bentman63 Online Content
Extreme Angler
Online Content
Extreme Angler
B
Joined: Sep 2019
Posts: 1,950
Originally Posted by pop r
Bentman63 RC is one lake you don't want to be on a windy day. Largest part of the lake runs north to south. But your tracker would be fine on lake Halbert which is located off of 287 just east of 45 in Corsicana .


I have thought about trying Halbert


[Linked Image]
Re: Bridges? [Re: ThaDudeAbides] #13443887 02/19/20 02:21 AM
Joined: Jun 2012
Posts: 1,451
J
jig master Offline
Extreme Angler
Offline
Extreme Angler
J
Joined: Jun 2012
Posts: 1,451
Originally Posted by ThaDudeAbides
Fished RC sunday. Weather was beautiful and fishing stunk. The lake is up 3+ feet from the rain. i scanned the 287 bridge and didn't see anything but baitfish. i spent most of the morning trying to get my new livescope settings tuned and marked a number of new brush piles.

Originally Posted by ThaDudeAbides
Fished RC sunday. Weather was beautiful and fishing stunk. The lake is up 3+ feet from the rain. i scanned the 287 bridge and didn't see anything but baitfish. i spent most of the morning trying to get my new livescope settings tuned and marked a number of new brush piles.

Originally Posted by ThaDudeAbides
Fished RC sunday. Weather was beautiful and fishing stunk. The lake is up 3+ feet from the rain. i scanned the 287 bridge and didn't see anything but baitfish. i spent most of the morning trying to get my new livescope settings tuned and marked a number of new brush piles.


🤫


Don't believe everything you hear and half of what you see . Living for the Thump !!
Re: Bridges? [Re: willyrdskillyrd] #13443940 02/19/20 03:14 AM
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 194
HooknSlabs35 Offline
Outdoorsman
Offline
Outdoorsman
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 194
I haven’t fished it recently, but the 198 bridge nearest the county ramp on Cedar Creek held a good amount of fish this time last year.

Re: Bridges? [Re: HooknSlabs35] #13450613 02/25/20 03:21 AM
Joined: Dec 2006
Posts: 493
S
Sumfish Offline
Angler
Offline
Angler
S
Joined: Dec 2006
Posts: 493
Originally Posted by HooknSlabs35
I haven’t fished it recently, but the 198 bridge nearest the county ramp on Cedar Creek held a good amount of fish this time last year.

When are you going again?


?t=1342397301
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