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Benbrook crappie #13683779 08/28/20 08:19 PM
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So I went out yesterday and fished standing timber at Benbrook. I would just go from tree to tree pulling one or two keepers from each spot then they would stop biting even though I could see them stacked up with Livescope just sucked up to the trees almost looked like they were part of the tree. I was about to head in and decided to check on more stump and I’m glad I did. Pulled 10 keepers all 13-14in and I thought it was spawning season they way they were thumping my jig. Why is the bite so different in just moving approximately 50 yards.

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Re: Benbrook crappie [Re: JSouther] #13683897 08/28/20 10:02 PM
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That’s how they are. Drop some minnows on the finicky fish and they will bite better.

Re: Benbrook crappie [Re: JSouther] #13684171 08/29/20 03:12 AM
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Minnows was going to be my reply as well. I have fished the exact same spot with jig and minnows. Minnows would generally catch twice the amount of fish the jig would,

Re: Benbrook crappie [Re: JSouther] #13684175 08/29/20 03:18 AM
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Where did you launch? I’ve been wanting to drag my boat over there and take dad fishing soon!

Re: Benbrook crappie [Re: JSouther] #13684240 08/29/20 11:02 AM
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I launched at holiday but water is getting low. The gate attendant said they are close to shutting down ramps. I would go to mustang since it is always last to shut down.

Re: Benbrook crappie [Re: JSouther] #13684994 08/30/20 06:01 AM
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Do y’all know if Rocky Creek Park is open? Where you can actually drive in and not park at the gate and walk?

Re: Benbrook crappie [Re: JSouther] #13685101 08/30/20 01:01 PM
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The corps website says rocky creek is fully open.

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