Tag Archives: Bass

East Texas Bass’in

Me & Hog Johnson's Grandma

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 me why living in … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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…….

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Bass & Bream Edition

......not to be outdone, Dad whacks a big one. Photo by: G-Man Hays

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…….

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Brazos Buffalo

Bill Seals holds a huge Brazos Buffalo. Photo courtesy of: Bill Seals

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 freshwater Permit, and hooking one is enough of … Continue reading

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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 looks like a whole lot of … Continue reading

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Tying Jefe's Messy Craw

Step 7. Photo by: Jeff White

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 looks like a whole lot of … Continue reading

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Hexes and Carp and Bass – Oh my!

This isn't detritus - these are the nymphal shucks of hundreds of mayfiles. Photo by: Bart Larmouth

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 seen some CRAZY … Continue reading

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672 Casts and One Bass

5lb 10oz Largemouth caught on Lake Fork

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.  … Continue reading

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Bass on top…

Hatch 7 Plus

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 … Continue reading

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