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Kayak fishing near Athens TX #13792208 12/02/20 07:22 PM
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Planning a trip near Athens in early January. I will be fishing from a kayak. Thinking Lake Athens, Purtis Creek. anything else? which is better. Thoughts Thanks

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Don't waste your time on purtis, especially in early January


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Re: Kayak fishing near Athens TX [Re: tdh136] #13792385 12/02/20 09:54 PM
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you might try Yamamotos place

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Since the grass has been violin

Purtis in January=misery


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Lake Athens 100%


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Lake Palestine, Kickapoo area.



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Re: Kayak fishing near Athens TX [Re: tdh136] #13793473 12/03/20 08:42 PM
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If you have not been to Athens before I would pass on Athens. If it was me I would go to Cedar Creek and put in at the Caney public boat ramp.


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Originally Posted by Gamblingman
If you have not been to Athens before I would pass on Athens. If it was me I would go to Cedar Creek and put in at the Caney public boat ramp.


X2. You will wear them out on Cedar creek.

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you might think about some of the city lakes. I hear good things about the one in Canton and the one in Grand Saline but I've never fished them.


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Originally Posted by Gamblingman
If you have not been to Athens before I would pass on Athens. If it was me I would go to Cedar Creek and put in at the Caney public boat ramp.

Hmmm🤔 Athens in January can be amazing. I have a tourney there on the 23rd and looking forward to it. Fish the edge of grassline and you’ll do fine. As far as the city lakes mentioned above, Mill Creek, or Canton city lake has some tanks in it. Little 500acre lake would be good in the yak and you would probably have the lake to yourself.


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