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Looking for advice Fishing and Not #13910903 03/04/21 07:53 PM
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Driving to Fork on the 14th for 4 days of fishing.
My dad will be flying home to Kansas City and my wife flying in to DFW

Looking to ask if anyone knows of a lake I could fish early and late but closer to the city for her to spend the daytime?

If you know of a place that is a good place to stay, has the potential of decent fishing and may have a marina with slip rentals - awesome. Not looking for a vacation planner but thought maybe someone knows exactly what I am looking for and can steer me there would be great.

Then all I need to know is what to throw, what color, when and where smile

Thanks for any help.
Ryan


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I would look into Lewisville if you're wanting to be near the city and airport. They also have rentals on the water or you can hit up a local guide.

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Lewisville is a tough cold water lake. It will be tough fishing for bass. Sand bass and Crappie will be great.

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Grapevine lake is at DFW airport.
Has a Basspro shop and hotels. Not a short drive from Fork though

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Look at Grapevine Lake. Stay at the Gaylord Texan, Embassy Suites attached to BPS, or one of the many other hotels in the area. Try Silver Lake marina for rentals....

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Grapevine was my obvious choice and will likely end up there but of the 3 major marinas there is only one opening - $5 per foot per night. I am not cheap but $100 a night isnโ€™t justifiable.

So likely grapevine and no slip. Thanks


Ryan

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