texasfishingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Mud hole 82, JBaer, Brent3B, Latetothegame, BDK3
114986 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
TexDawg 101,272
hopalong 95,392
Pilothawk 80,763
John175☮ 78,829
Bigbob_FTW 72,377
JDavis7873 67,402
Derek 🐝 66,256
Mark Perry 62,446
Forum Statistics
Forums61
Topics1,144,162
Posts15,634,372
Members139,986
Most Online36,273
Jan 23rd, 2013
Print Thread
Mega Bass From Fork #13941658 03/30/21 02:39 PM
Joined: Sep 2006
Posts: 1,360
K
KenTx1962 Offline OP
Old Careful Dude
OP Offline
Old Careful Dude
K
Joined: Sep 2006
Posts: 1,360


www.KenSmithfishing.com
Fishing Videos https://bit.ly/3ip0TPz
10% off 6th Sense 6thsensefishing.com/ &
www.WaterLandco.com with code Ken10
Support my channel shopping Tackle Warehouse with this link http://bit.ly/2S4dFY6
Lew's Rods http://bit.ly/37HLJQf & reels http://bit.ly/36FJpb2
Mercury Marine Pro Staff
Seaguar Line http://bit.ly/38QpBDm


Moritz Chevrolet - 9101 Camp Bowie W Blvd, Fort Worth, TX - Monte Coon (817) 696-2003
Re: Mega Bass From Fork [Re: KenTx1962] #13941751 03/30/21 04:32 PM
Joined: Mar 2012
Posts: 8,582
BigDozer66 Online Content
TFF Celebrity
Online Content
TFF Celebrity
Joined: Mar 2012
Posts: 8,582
thumb


2016 Ranger RT188 Charcoal Metallic Dual Console
2017 Yamaha 115 VMAX SHO (VF115LA) SS Prop
Minn Kota Ultrex i-Pilot Link 45" 80 lb.
Humminbird Helix 10 Mega SI BalZout Console
Humminbird Helix 10 Mega SI BBT Bow Mount
Trick Step

[Linked Image]
Re: Mega Bass From Fork [Re: KenTx1962] #13941908 03/30/21 06:37 PM
Joined: Jun 2013
Posts: 354
C
captain-kilroy Offline
Angler
Offline
Angler
C
Joined: Jun 2013
Posts: 354
Ok i watched the video and noticed that he didn't have the boat 3 foot from shore with his trolling motor kicking a rooster tail of mud up behind him. So apparently either he is doing it wrong or half the people i saw at the mega bass are wrong. Because i watched boat after boat just chewing up what little grass there was in foot deep water and not catching a thing. I was on a spot and had caught 13 fish and couldn't get the size i was looking for. I was about 15 to eighteen feet from shore in 3 feet of water. The boats behind me were no more that 6 feet from shore just chewing it up and pitching weeds that were in no more than an inch of water. I came back to the spot later in the day and it was so muddy you couldn't even fish it. You could see the dirt rolling in the water.

Re: Mega Bass From Fork [Re: captain-kilroy] #13941973 03/30/21 07:49 PM
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 3,963
D
Dubee Online Content
TFF Team Angler
Online Content
TFF Team Angler
D
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 3,963
Originally Posted by captain-kilroy
Ok i watched the video and noticed that he didn't have the boat 3 foot from shore with his trolling motor kicking a rooster tail of mud up behind him. So apparently either he is doing it wrong or half the people i saw at the mega bass are wrong. Because i watched boat after boat just chewing up what little grass there was in foot deep water and not catching a thing. I was on a spot and had caught 13 fish and couldn't get the size i was looking for. I was about 15 to eighteen feet from shore in 3 feet of water. The boats behind me were no more that 6 feet from shore just chewing it up and pitching weeds that were in no more than an inch of water. I came back to the spot later in the day and it was so muddy you couldn't even fish it. You could see the dirt rolling in the water.


All of my bites, which wasn't a lot, came inside the grass lines in less than a foot of water

Re: Mega Bass From Fork [Re: KenTx1962] #13942070 03/30/21 08:57 PM
Joined: Jun 2013
Posts: 354
C
captain-kilroy Offline
Angler
Offline
Angler
C
Joined: Jun 2013
Posts: 354
But was your boat in less than one foot of water? Thats my real point. Why drive through the beds that might be in one foot of water. I love to fish shallow, I just don't see why guys can't pitch or flip a few feet. They were more or less doodlesocking the beds.

Re: Mega Bass From Fork [Re: KenTx1962] #13942247 03/31/21 12:14 AM
Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 60,914
banker-always fishing Offline
Super Freak
Offline
Super Freak
Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 60,914
Neat video. Thanks for sharing. cheers


[Linked Image][Linked Image]

IGFA World Record Rio Grande Cichlid. Lake Dunlap.

John 3:16

Sinner's Prayer. God forgive me a sinner. I accept Jesus Christ as my Savior !
Re: Mega Bass From Fork [Re: KenTx1962] #13942651 03/31/21 02:02 PM
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 629
Patta-whack Offline
Pro Angler
Offline
Pro Angler
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 629
Great video Ken! Hope Grady put those new rods to good use.

Re: Mega Bass From Fork [Re: Dubee] #13942816 03/31/21 04:16 PM
Joined: Mar 2012
Posts: 8,582
BigDozer66 Online Content
TFF Celebrity
Online Content
TFF Celebrity
Joined: Mar 2012
Posts: 8,582
Originally Posted by Dubee
Originally Posted by captain-kilroy
Ok i watched the video and noticed that he didn't have the boat 3 foot from shore with his trolling motor kicking a rooster tail of mud up behind him. So apparently either he is doing it wrong or half the people i saw at the mega bass are wrong. Because i watched boat after boat just chewing up what little grass there was in foot deep water and not catching a thing. I was on a spot and had caught 13 fish and couldn't get the size i was looking for. I was about 15 to eighteen feet from shore in 3 feet of water. The boats behind me were no more that 6 feet from shore just chewing it up and pitching weeds that were in no more than an inch of water. I came back to the spot later in the day and it was so muddy you couldn't even fish it. You could see the dirt rolling in the water.


All of my bites, which wasn't a lot, came inside the grass lines in less than a foot of water


During the MLF BPT tourney Cliff Crochet was up in the really shallows, kicking up a trail of mud, and he only caught a couple under 2 pounds.

I kept thinking why was he doing it when on occasion he had to pull his TM up to continue. confused 3


2016 Ranger RT188 Charcoal Metallic Dual Console
2017 Yamaha 115 VMAX SHO (VF115LA) SS Prop
Minn Kota Ultrex i-Pilot Link 45" 80 lb.
Humminbird Helix 10 Mega SI BalZout Console
Humminbird Helix 10 Mega SI BBT Bow Mount
Trick Step

[Linked Image]
Re: Mega Bass From Fork [Re: KenTx1962] #13942976 03/31/21 06:27 PM
Joined: Jun 2013
Posts: 354
C
captain-kilroy Offline
Angler
Offline
Angler
C
Joined: Jun 2013
Posts: 354
That's what I am talking about. I know big fish will get shallow, but fishing shallow and boating shallow are two different things to me. lol

Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread

© 1998-2019 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3