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Live in GP where to launch at Grapevine Lake? #13682998 08/27/20 11:33 PM
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Ok so been on Joe Pool every Saturday for the past 3 weeks and it's tough
. I now wanna try Grapevine Lake I read it had spotted bass , LM and SM . Where would yall reccomend I launch the boat ? Any areas or tips would be greatly
Appreciated . These Texas lakes fish alot different them those Northern California lakes and delta .

Thanks for the help in advance yall.
Dom

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Re: Live in GP where to launch at Grapevine Lake? [Re: domb1972] #13682999 08/27/20 11:44 PM
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Depends on where you live,, think rocks.


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Re: Live in GP where to launch at Grapevine Lake? [Re: domb1972] #13683099 08/28/20 01:54 AM
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Re: Live in GP where to launch at Grapevine Lake? [Re: domb1972] #13683159 08/28/20 03:28 AM
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Find offshore rock and depth changes and you will catch them. 15-20ft deep.


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Re: Live in GP where to launch at Grapevine Lake? [Re: Okie Poke] #13683447 08/28/20 02:48 PM
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I wouldn't stay past 10-11 on a Saturday. The boat traffic is worse than JP. But I do think it fishes better pretty much any time of the year as far as numbers. Joe Pool has monsters, but they take a long time to find...

Re: Live in GP where to launch at Grapevine Lake? [Re: domb1972] #13684159 08/29/20 03:00 AM
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Joe pool has big fish but the average fish I catch is pretty small. It seems like the average fish caught at Grapevine are larger.

Re: Live in GP where to launch at Grapevine Lake? [Re: Ben B] #13684220 08/29/20 09:51 AM
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Originally Posted by Ben B
I wouldn't stay past 10-11 on a Saturday. The boat traffic is worse than JP. But I do think it fishes better pretty much any time of the year as far as numbers. Joe Pool has monsters, but they take a long time to find...


It’s sad but about every lake has been taken over by the half baked wake crowd. The sport of fishing has taken a turn for the worse when now it’s not as fun to go because of those damn boats. Katie’s woods or Dove ramps would be your best bet. GL


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Re: Live in GP where to launch at Grapevine Lake? [Re: domb1972] #13684324 08/29/20 01:30 PM
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If you are coming in on the south side I would say Dove.. Google map location There is not a long no wake to get out. Don't expect too much on the bass fishing, but the sandbass out in deeper water is pretty good right now. Just north east of the island near dove ramp is holding some good sandbass.. Look for fish hugging the bottom on the drop in @ 28-31ft of water .. Jigging spoon.. AS for bass, think Rocks sums it up, been working in the 16-22ft range lately and bite is tough but I have been catching some pretty nice fish.. I have been doing better on the crankbait than the football jig or carolina rig. For some numbers but small bass go down to the south east marina near the Gaylord and work just off the back of boats in slips in @ 10" with a smaller size swim jig, or lightly weighted senko worm on @ 10lb line and you will get bit by a herd of dinks.

Good Luck.. Take plenty of water and some Ibuprofen because the Wake boats are a real PITA.

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Originally Posted by Ben B
I wouldn't stay past 10-11 on a Saturday. The boat traffic is worse than JP. But I do think it fishes better pretty much any time of the year as far as numbers. Joe Pool has monsters, but they take a long time to find...


It’s sad but about every lake has been taken over by the half baked wake crowd. The sport of fishing has taken a turn for the worse when now it’s not as fun to go because of those damn boats. Katie’s woods or Dove ramps would be your best bet. GL


Had to stop fishing both lakes years ago. My boat can’t handle four foot waves. Both lakes used to be great for fishing.

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