Capt. Scooby reporting that Bass are eating Bunnies. This is Ron's trick to put Bass in the boat. Beautiful Toledo Bend Lake Texas is still producing Spawning Bass in shallow water. Water temps running around 62-68 depending on chilly mornings with warming afternoons. Fly liners are casting Clousers, streamers, and YES Top Water Poppers. These
Capt. Scooby reporting that Crappie are on the move!! Find an area with 60 degree water temp. Best bites are coming around the middle of the day as water is warming with more sun. Capt. Scooby is using the 2 piece 5 WT Mudfish Adventures (Teaching) Fly Rod / 8# tippet with a indicator set
Capt. Scooby on Toledo Bend Lake in Hemphill, Texas reporting in to say the Fishing Report basically speaking is busted due to Ice and Snow. Can’t see the launching ramp to deploy the Gator-tail mud motor boat. Air temperature is 19 degrees with water temp? The Bass/Crappie Spawn? Back in the Rod Shop to make
Capt. Scooby's winning mixture: Mix (part 1) Mudfish 8wt Short Flyer Fly Rod add (part 2) the fly. Mix well for several minutes. Cast into cold water 2’- 4’ feet and hold on!! Bass, Bass, Bass. Repeat until you get the mix just right. All ingredients can be purchased at mudfishadventures.com or call 1-844-683-3474.
Capt. Scooby on Toledo Bend Lake in Hemphill, Texas reporting in that on Thursday evening fishing the backwater was off the charts! Fishing in shallow very clear water. Bass 8" to 16" were caught on a Natural Forage craw worm. Yes... Boyd caught more Bass
Capt. Scooby's Hooky Thursday's. The wife’s thinks we’re working in the Mudfish Rod Shop this morning until Boyd had a great idea! Let’s move the rods closer to the water... testing continues - Yep! The 50/50 fiberglass rod style still puts the shallow water Bass in the boat. Water temp 87-89 Water depth 1-4’ Chatter
Capt. Scooby reporting in that it's a hot day here at Mudfish Adventures. We are building out the new Rod Teaching room at headquarters. Capt. Scooby still took time to take his helper out in the GatorTail to fish deep water. Alex Bishop caught his first jig spoon Bass. Kid is learning all Capt. Scooby's
Capt Scooby reporting in that GOLD... was found in Toledo Bend Lake, East Texas. 2-4’ of water is all you need to find a Goldmine. Golden Carp on the Fly that is... priceless... when two fly fishermen set two new water body Fish Records in the same day. Boyd Bishop 55+ and Alex Bishop 14
Capt. Scooby reporting in that Alex Bishop at 14 yrs old just landed a new youth Fly Rod record (Mirror Carp)! The carp weighed in at 14.1 lbs and was caught on a simple Mudfish #12 Bean fly on a 10 WT Short Flyer Fly Rod... with Orvis floating line on Toledo Bend Lake, Texas.
Capt. Scooby reporting from Toledo Bend Lake, Texas. The lake is so Beautiful in the mornings. Today is another day of testing on the new 10 W.T. (Short Flyer) Fly rod paired up with Orvis reels and lines for Big Bass in the backcountry. Have a seat and enjoy the Ride! !