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Launching at coleto #13715209 09/29/20 03:49 PM
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Anyone having issues launching at Coleto with it being close to 5ā€™ low? Just want to make sure Iā€™m good with a 20ā€™ boat before making the drive down there.

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Re: Launching at coleto [Re: sip] #13716412 09/30/20 06:45 PM
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use to be a stump or rock about 40-50 ft from the ramp. at 4.5 feet low its prolly in play, it was an issue a few years ago.

Re: Launching at coleto [Re: sip] #13716738 10/01/20 01:28 AM
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clap Just a little lower and it'll be impossible for boats to launch there and I'll have the whole lake all to myself on my kayak. With that lake all quiet for the winter I can catch me another DD from there this year. nuts

Re: Launching at coleto [Re: sip] #13718308 10/02/20 07:58 PM
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How has the fishing been down there? I havent been in years.

Re: Launching at coleto [Re: sip] #13718469 10/02/20 11:13 PM
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Was there a while back. Lowest I have ever seen it. Big sand bar bout 40 feet behind launch. Fishing slow but managed a 6.2 off the main river channel rock ledge.

Re: Launching at coleto [Re: sip] #13718673 10/03/20 03:42 AM
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Overall the boat ramps sucks pretty bad, there are mutiple post on it. I like the lake but the ramp is pretty crappy....


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Re: Launching at coleto [Re: sip] #13727125 10/11/20 04:53 PM
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[Linked Image]

Here is the ramp. The poles mark the drop off. And yesterday there was sand up a couple of feet on the ramp. I launch an 18' with no trouble but be careful if you go and do not back your trailer tires near the poles.

https://fishcatchingtravel.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/P1010874-768x576.jpg


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