This is what Capt. Scooby had to report for the week ending 3/31/17. The water temperature was 70-75 degrees from the bridge at FM 3121 to the west bank of the Palo Gaucho area on Thursday night. The water clarity was a little stained in the back country but had about a 6 inch visibility.
This is what Capt. Scooby had to report for the week ending 3/25/17. The water temperature was 73 degrees from the bridge at FM 3121 to the west bank of the Palo Gaucho area on Wednesday night. At about 5 p.m. Capt. Scooby started testing the waters with: A Stanley spinner bait double willow,
Capt. Scooby had two newbie’s (a 14 & 18 yr. old) during Spring Break that had never been in a boat, never fished and never experienced the lake life. He instructed them how to cast a rod and reel, tie a fishing knot, bait a hook and catch a fish - the basics. They
Special Event Next Weekend Capt. Scooby is getting everything ready for the Fly Fish Texas event in Athens, TX on March 11. This venue will have 500-1500 people in attendance. Check out the website link and speaker tab for details. Capt. Scooby will be speaking at 1:00 p.m. at this venue. His topic is Mudfish
Water temperature about 66 degrees. Typical Capt. out scouting for bass for his customers for the week. I snagged into a 4.72 lb. bass on a Chartreuse Clouser Minnow Fly on an 8 wt. Orvis H2 rod with a floating line and twisted leader in about 2-4 ft. of water in the back country. Sorry
Bass are starting to spawn on Toledo Bend in the Palo Gaucho area and Mid Lake (west side bank). Water temp. running 62-70 degrees. Bruce Sublett of Gulf and Ozark Flies designed a custom fly named the Bogus Hog color all white with a 4" rabbit tail. Capt. Steve (Scooby) used this fly on 8
Hey folks, the bass have red tails now. Fill in the blanks. It's almost here, full moon this week. If you are looking for that trophy bass. Three days before the full moon and three days after the full moon, check your solar calendar. Key water level 4 foot or less. Good Luck. Speaking of