Me & Hog Johnson's Grandma

East Texas Bass’in

Super friend and loyal supporter, Ron Gard, invited me to his stellar property east of town for some serious bass fishing action on Friday.  It is gorgeous Spring mornings on the bass pond that help remind ...
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Spring Time Bassin

Spring is just around the corner for all of us here in the South and I can hardly wait. Just thinking about getting out to do some bass fishing gets me super pumped up. I was cruising through some photos today ...
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Bass & Bream Edition

Now that the warmer weather is here, it seems everybody is getting out and chasing fish in our local ponds and lakes -  here are a few pictures to celebrate some of our warm water friends....... ...
......not to be outdone, Dad whacks a big one. Photo by: G-Man Hays

Bass & Bream Edition

Now that the warmer weather is here, it seems everybody is getting out and chasing fish in our local ponds and lakes -  here are a few pictures to celebrate some of our warm water friends....... ...
Bill Seals holds a huge Brazos Buffalo. Photo courtesy of: Bill Seals

Brazos Buffalo

Shop regular (and our favorite curmudgeon) Bill Seals had a fantastic day out on the Brazos river yesterday, catching a multitude bass, culminating in a monster Smallmouth Buffalo. These guys are basically fres...
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Tying Jefe’s Messy Craw

One of my best friends and fishing buddies Jeff (el Jefe) White has developed (amongst all his other crazy, softtex-high-induced patterns) a crawfish streamer that is like no other. Dubbed the "Messy Craw," it ...
Step 7. Photo by: Jeff White

Tying Jefe's Messy Craw

One of my best friends and fishing buddies Jeff (el Jefe) White has developed (amongst all his other crazy, softtex-high-induced patterns) a crawfish streamer that is like no other. Dubbed the "Messy Craw," it ...
This isn't detritus - these are the nymphal shucks of hundreds of mayfiles. Photo by: Bart Larmouth

Hexes and Carp and Bass – Oh my!

On my last few days off, I've spent some time prowling the flats on Lake Ray Roberts, chasing carp around. The Hexes are out (hexagenia limbata, most likely, possibly with some rigida thrown in here), and I've ...
5lb 10oz Largemouth caught on Lake Fork

672 Casts and One Bass

Lets rewind to February 3rd.  Boone and I have picked our day.  March 10th, 2009 is going to be the day of legendary proportion.  We will be traveling to the epic body of water known only to some as Fork.  The...
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Bass on top…

Co worker Corey and I visited a local pond earlier this week to check out some bass fishing.  This pond has a reputation for holding bass up to 8 lbs and the common catch is around 3lbs.  We strapped the trolli...