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Fayette 5-15 #13998926 05/15/21 09:17 PM
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Fished from 7 to 1. Had to leave early due to some hydraulic steering issues but the bite had slowed down anyways. Weather was a lot nicer than forecasted with the wind being manageable. Caught about 50 perch between my dad and I. Most were in deeper water on dropshot rig with gulp. I tried a few shallower pockets and Reed beds but no luck. Plenty of shad in the shallows. Caught a few bass and catfish as well which is always fun on the ultra light. From what I heard, bass bite appeared to be slow likely due to so much forage available for them to eat.

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Re: Fayette 5-15 [Re: PerksOutdoors] #13998946 05/15/21 09:51 PM
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Solid post and solid fish. Also most important "Memories Made" ! Good job guys. thumb


Side Note: Fished Fayette last week for two days. The Bluegill were in spawn mode on nest. Caught them in 6 to 12 feet of water by grass beds. coolio


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Re: Fayette 5-15 [Re: banker-always fishing] #13999063 05/16/21 12:36 AM
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Originally Posted by banker-always fishing
Solid post and solid fish. Also most important "Memories Made" ! Good job guys. thumb
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Side Note: Fished Fayette last week for two days. The Bluegill were in spawn mode on nest. Caught them in 6 to 12 feet of water by grass beds. coolio

any record record fish Chuck hmmm


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Solid post and solid fish. Also most important "Memories Made" ! Good job guys. thumb
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Side Note: Fished Fayette last week for two days. The Bluegill were in spawn mode on nest. Caught them in 6 to 12 feet of water by grass beds. coolio

any record record fish Chuck hmmm




No records but plenty of HUGE Bluegill. Looks like PerksOutdoors found some of them also. thumb


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Re: Fayette 5-15 [Re: PerksOutdoors] #13999164 05/16/21 02:21 AM
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Good day Perks...The bass bite was good earlier in the week...you can catch them on anything that looks like a shad.

Chuck...did you fish from the bank, or go boating ?

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Originally Posted by Vogey
Good day Perks...The bass bite was good earlier in the week...you can catch them on anything that looks like a shad.

Chuck...did you fish from the bank, or go boating ?



Both. thumb


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Re: Fayette 5-15 [Re: PerksOutdoors] #13999279 05/16/21 05:58 AM
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Great memories and post! Nice gillz and bass as well! cheers

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Good times on the water. Totally awesome. Good job guys. coolio

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Originally Posted by banker-always fishing
Solid post and solid fish. Also most important "Memories Made" ! Good job guys. thumb


Side Note: Fished Fayette last week for two days. The Bluegill were in spawn mode on nest. Caught them in 6 to 12 feet of water by grass beds. coolio


Yes sir, the photos and memories are what I enjoy the most. Looking forward to getting my son on a few perch beds in the near future.

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Thanks for the info Vogey. I threw a few baits in all the shad to see if there were any bass feeding but it's hard to put the ultra light down when the gills are biting.

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Re: Fayette 5-15 [Re: PerksOutdoors] #13999533 05/16/21 03:07 PM
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Perks...I hear ya ! It's nice this time of year when you can catch both pretty easily...so I like to break it up a little, especially when so many bass are feeding on shad.

Chuck...where you there the same days me & my friend were ? If you had let me know you were going we could have met up and swapped some fishing tales.

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Good times on Fayette. Awesome post and some nice fish. Good job guys.

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