texasfishingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Daniel lee83, zooey026, allhandsondeck, thediscochef, rcpalaska
115869 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
TexDawg 104,068
hopalong 99,303
Pilothawk 81,173
John175☮ 79,876
Bigbob_FTW 75,739
JDavis7873 67,408
Derek 🐝 66,946
Mark Perry 63,768
Forum Statistics
Forums61
Topics1,155,701
Posts15,800,193
Members140,869
Most Online36,273
Jan 23rd, 2013
Print Thread
How to fish guadalupe river #14078973 07/31/21 04:26 AM
Joined: Jul 2021
Posts: 1
E
explod3 Offline OP
Green Horn
OP Offline
Green Horn
E
Joined: Jul 2021
Posts: 1
I just bought a house in seguin on the water. If anyone wants to teach me some tricks to fishing the guadalupe i’ll let you fish from the house. I have a 110 foot dock and have only caught a few small dinks and 2 catfish all on nightcrawlers. Ive seen tons of fishing kayaks and bass boats go by and everyone said they got skunked on worms, plastics etc.

Re: How to fish guadalupe river [Re: explod3] #14079839 08/01/21 12:30 PM
Joined: Jan 2003
Posts: 18,624
Jimbo Offline
TFF Guru
Offline
TFF Guru
Joined: Jan 2003
Posts: 18,624
Welcome to the forum! welcome

Habitat is key as well as baiting.
If it's an older dock, there may already be brush or rocks around the dock that help giving structure, that in turn draws in baitfish and then the larger fish.
Lights also work to draw the baitfish at night and bring in crappie, bass, and catfish that will feed on those bait fish.
It sounds like you are on the right track using the nightcrawlers.
The best time to fish the river is early spring, and fall, and our winters are pretty mild so the fishing is fairly good then as well.
It's when the boat traffic dies down, and that is when the river is best for fishing, but with the boat traffic now, night fishing would be your best bet or early in the morning.
If you see some guys fishing around your dock or nearby docks that means they've caught fish there, and if you start up a conversation with them, they will probably tell you what's biting and what to use to catch them......Fishermen love to brag, so first hand knowledge is the best!
Hope this helps!


Just one more cast!

Re: How to fish guadalupe river [Re: explod3] #14080139 08/01/21 05:25 PM
Joined: May 2014
Posts: 4,827
P
PondFish Online Content
TFF Team Angler
Online Content
TFF Team Angler
P
Joined: May 2014
Posts: 4,827
As mentioned before, structure is always good. These work pretty well.

https://www.thepondguy.com/product/...ack/pond-and-lake-fish-care-fish-habitat

Re: How to fish guadalupe river [Re: Jimbo] #14080244 08/01/21 07:53 PM
Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 63,965
banker-always fishing Online Content
Super Freak
Online Content
Super Freak
Joined: Jul 2010
Posts: 63,965
Originally Posted by Jimbo
Welcome to the forum! welcome

Habitat is key as well as baiting.
If it's an older dock, there may already be brush or rocks around the dock that help giving structure, that in turn draws in baitfish and then the larger fish.
Lights also work to draw the baitfish at night and bring in crappie, bass, and catfish that will feed on those bait fish.
It sounds like you are on the right track using the nightcrawlers.
The best time to fish the river is early spring, and fall, and our winters are pretty mild so the fishing is fairly good then as well.
It's when the boat traffic dies down, and that is when the river is best for fishing, but with the boat traffic now, night fishing would be your best bet or early in the morning.
If you see some guys fishing around your dock or nearby docks that means they've caught fish there, and if you start up a conversation with them, they will probably tell you what's biting and what to use to catch them......Fishermen love to brag, so first hand knowledge is the best!
Hope this helps!




Plus #1.

Also welcome to the TFF! Glad to have you on board. thumb


[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: How to fish guadalupe river [Re: explod3] #14080444 08/01/21 10:59 PM
Joined: May 2007
Posts: 402
G
Gato Azul Offline
Angler
Offline
Angler
G
Joined: May 2007
Posts: 402
Welcome to the Forum! Sent you a PM (Private Message) with some tips. Since you are new, the envelope symbol by your user name will be flashing any time you have a PM.


Live each day like it's your last because one day you'll be right!
Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread

© 1998-2021 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3