texasfishingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
WestTexasBassMaster, albeezy, Horton75, LiveMinnow, ron_rother
113955 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
TexDawg 97,793
hopalong 90,793
Pilothawk 80,379
John175☮ 77,777
Bigbob_FTW 67,904
JDavis7873 67,400
Derek 🐝 65,247
Mark Perry 61,015
Tritonman 59,005
facebook
Forum Statistics
Forums62
Topics783,014
Posts9,939,678
Members113,955
Most Online36,273
Jan 23rd, 2013
Print Thread
Lady Bird Lake! 5-1-20 #13543630 05/03/20 02:39 PM
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 16,359
L
Laker One Online Content OP
TFF Guru
OP Online Content
TFF Guru
L
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 16,359
Made an afternoon trip to Lady Bird Lake with my pal Jeff! Wind was blowing but we managed some nice Bluegill and Redear. Launched on the west side of I-35 and fished near the banks. Fish were caught in 4 to 6 feet of water. Gulp Alive Minnows Chartreuse/Black and just plane Chartreuse got the best results. Used a plane drop shot with the minnows. Also caught a few fish using White Rooster Tails with a slow retrieve. Did not see many anglers but did see a lot of paddle boats and walkers enjoying the outdoors. The bite was good and we caught about 40 fish all in the 8 and 9 inch range. Fish were healthy and fat! Getting some much needed fishing time. Can't wait to do it all over again. woot

Re: Lady Bird Lake! 5-1-20 [Re: Laker One] #13543681 05/03/20 03:30 PM
Joined: Feb 2007
Posts: 15,670
G
Gitter Done Online Content
TFF Guru
Online Content
TFF Guru
G
Joined: Feb 2007
Posts: 15,670
Nice post Laker. Love those Austin reports.

Re: Lady Bird Lake! 5-1-20 [Re: Laker One] #13543703 05/03/20 03:56 PM
Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 1,305
V
Vogey Offline
Extreme Angler
Offline
Extreme Angler
V
Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 1,305
Curtis...Thanks for the report. 40 8-9 inchers is a good day ! I can't find a Chartreuse/Black or all Chartreuse listed on Berkley's website ? They show Emerald Shiner, Smelt, Luma Glow, Firetiger, Chartreuse shad & Watermelon Pearl as the colors. Are the ones you used special order ? I would love to find some Chartreuse Black. Do you have any trips to Fayette planned in the near future ?

Re: Lady Bird Lake! 5-1-20 [Re: Vogey] #13543721 05/03/20 04:11 PM
Joined: Feb 2007
Posts: 15,670
G
Gitter Done Online Content
TFF Guru
Online Content
TFF Guru
G
Joined: Feb 2007
Posts: 15,670
Originally Posted by Vogey
Curtis...Thanks for the report. 40 8-9 inchers is a good day ! I can't find a Chartreuse/Black or all Chartreuse listed on Berkley's website ? They show Emerald Shiner, Smelt, Luma Glow, Firetiger, Chartreuse shad & Watermelon Pearl as the colors. Are the ones you used special order ? I would love to find some Chartreuse Black. Do you have any trips to Fayette planned in the near future ?





I do not know about Laker but I have seen all Chartreuse Gulp Alive Minnows at Bass Pro Shop. Also certain Academy's carry them. I had seen them last year at the Academy on Loop 1604 just down from Lock Hill Selma Road. They had a great supply of Gulp Alive Products including the Chartreuse/Black. Wished I would have bought some jars.

Re: Lady Bird Lake! 5-1-20 [Re: Laker One] #13544296 05/04/20 02:45 AM
Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 56,619
banker-always fishing Online Content
Super Freak
Online Content
Super Freak
Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 56,619
Nice post Curtis. I need to plan a trip there soon! thumb



Side Note: Steve: I have seen the Chartreuse Minnows at the Academy in Selma. This was several months ago. They had them in the one inch length. I have also seen a lot of the Gulp Alive products at Bass Pro in San Antonio. Did not pay any attention to colors. I have seen the Chartreuse colored minnows and I have also seen Chartreuse Minnows with Black spots on them. Anyway it seems that you have those Fayette Bluegill named and could probably catch them on a bare hook. hooked


[Linked Image][Linked Image]

IGFA World Record Rio Grande Cichlid. Lake Dunlap.

John 3:16

Sinner's Prayer. God forgive me a sinner. I accept Jesus Christ as my Savior !
Re: Lady Bird Lake! 5-1-20 [Re: Vogey] #13545749 05/05/20 12:34 PM
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 16,359
L
Laker One Online Content OP
TFF Guru
OP Online Content
TFF Guru
L
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 16,359
Originally Posted by Vogey
Curtis...Thanks for the report. 40 8-9 inchers is a good day ! I can't find a Chartreuse/Black or all Chartreuse listed on Berkley's website ? They show Emerald Shiner, Smelt, Luma Glow, Firetiger, Chartreuse shad & Watermelon Pearl as the colors. Are the ones you used special order ? I would love to find some Chartreuse Black. Do you have any trips to Fayette planned in the near future ?





Vogey: Bass Pro and some Academy's have the Chartreuse colored minnows. There are also Chartreuse colored minnows that have black spots on them. That is what I call Chartreuse/Black. Also to me shad,sliders,and minnows are all the same! I argue with my buddies (In Fun) all of the time about my meanings. hammer

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