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Joe Pool Report #13467664 03/11/20 04:47 PM
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I made my first outing of the season to Lynn Creek Marina on Joe Pool Lake. I can report that the sunfish are still in relatively deep water (14 feet). One group reported catches in 12-14 feet of water..I did not get any bites along the rip rap where I expect them later in the season.

I did catch 8 crappie, 5 of which were over 10 inches. They came home with me to be the guests of honor in a nice fish fry tomorrow.

Sadly, the facility shows the lack of management since the owner and long time manager both retired last year. The young people who appear to be in charge are not doing routine maintenance or ordering stock in a timely manner. They were out of minnows this morning.


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Re: Joe Pool Report [Re: Smithaven] #13467672 03/11/20 04:56 PM
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Thanks for the report Smithaven thumb


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Re: Joe Pool Report [Re: Smithaven] #13467784 03/11/20 06:44 PM
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Nice post Smithaven. Glad you were able to take home some Crappie. food



Side Note: Hopefully the new owners of the marina will start doing a better a job. juggle

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Originally Posted by Smithaven
I made my first outing of the season to Lynn Creek Marina on Joe Pool Lake. I can report that the sunfish are still in relatively deep water (14 feet). One group reported catches in 12-14 feet of water..I did not get any bites along the rip rap where I expect them later in the season.

I did catch 8 crappie, 5 of which were over 10 inches. They came home with me to be the guests of honor in a nice fish fry tomorrow.

Sadly, the facility shows the lack of management since the owner and long time manager both retired last year. The young people who appear to be in charge are not doing routine maintenance or ordering stock in a timely manner. They were out of minnows this morning.


were you fishing in the marina barge?


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Nice report SH...Hopefully those sunnies will be making it up shallow soon !

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Nice post! thumb

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Thanks for the report, SH! cheers
Hopefully the new owners and staff can get their act together.


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Nice post Smithaven. Glad you were able to catch some nice Crappie. It will not be long until your Bluegill spot turns on! thumb


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Originally Posted by pop r
Nice post! thumb




Plus #1. Always love reports from different parts of the State!

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