Lake Fork Anglers 5 Fish Limit Results for September 9

It wasn't supposed to be windy. And yes like last time some fish were caught deep on c-rigs but by far most of the bass were still on the banks. The majority were caught on smaller plastics.

All fish 10" and up are keepers. Only the best 5 count.


  1. First Place went to Bob Roberts of Longview with 5 bass for 16.26 LB with the boater lunker of 5.94 LB.
  2. Second Place went to  Randy Bunch of Lake Fork with 6 bass for 9.65 with a 5.28 LB Lunker
  3. Third Place went to Tim Gold of Mineola with 9 bass for 9.13 LB. .with a 3.46 LB Lunker
  4. Fourth Place went to Bill Ailes of Sulphur Springs 3 bass for 8.87. with a 4.22 LB lunker
  5. Fifth Place went to Robert Gaylor of Lake Fork  with 2 bass for 7.94 LB with a 4.78 LB lunker


  1. First Place went to  Alf Tuggle of Cypress Springs with 4 bass for 9.72 LB with a 4.68 LB lunker.
  2. Second Place went to Jackie Price of Alba  with 4 bass for 8.27 LB with a 2.68 LB lunker.
  3. Third Place went to Gary Gilmore of Ennis with 3 bass for 7.24 LB. with a lunker of 3.78 LB.
  4. Fourth Place went to  Rudy Hall of Mineola with 6 bass for 6.39 LB. with the co-angler lunker of 4.87 LB..
  5. Fifth Place went to John Shinn of Van with 2 bass for 3.95 LB with a 3.09 LB lunker.

We caught 89 keepers today with three anglers skunking again.


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Lake Fork Weather Forecast


Chance Rain Showers

Hi: 59

Sunday Night


Lo: 32


Chance Rain Showers

Hi: 40

Monday Night

Rain Likely

Lo: 36


Rain Likely

Hi: 39

Tuesday Night

Rain Showers Likely

Lo: 36


Rain Showers Likely

Hi: 43

Wednesday Night

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Lo: 40

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Fishing Report from TPWD (Jan. 25)

FAIR. Water Stained; 56-59 degrees; 5.47 feet below pool. Bass are more active on warmer days in the backs pockets and secondary points going into the pockets. Target the warmest pockets with chatterbaits and spinnerbaits in 2-4 feet of water. Fish are traveling in the creek towards the back on warmer days and moving outwards on cooler days . Those along the creek are best on red squarebill crankbaits in a 1.5-2.5 inch around the edges and big wood 3-6 feet of water. Texas rigs with creature type baits flipped at the big wood on creeks and ditches are good in black and blue colors and June bug in 3-6 feet of water. Report by Marc Mitchell, Lake Fork Pro. Black bass are beginning the early stages of pre-spawn. Try slow moving suspending streamers and sculpin patterns in 5-7 feet of water. Crappie are deep. Report by Guide Alex Guthrie, Fly Fish Fork Guide Service. Crappie are really good around deep main lake timber in 38-56 feet along creek channels. Fish have been a little more scattered the past week, so it is necessary to cover more water to catch limits. Seeing big white crappie mixed in with lots of smaller black crappie. Minnows will work very well and small soft plastics and hand ties are working well. Best colors for my boat have been purple and chartreuse. Getting good reports of brush pile fish biting as in 20-30 feet. Report by Jacky Wiggins, Jacky Wiggins’ Guide Service.

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