Lake Fork Anglers Results From July 1

Unless you count frogs and buzz baits there wasn't any top water bites. If you do check out the winners where a lot were caught on those two methods. The water temp has pretty much caught up to the low 90's. But the fish were biting for most all..

The MLF format counts every fish over 10" including slots . We fish three rotating sections on Lake Fork every other Thursday daytime about 22 times a year.

We fished section 3 today, also known as 3 bridges.



  1. 1st Dennis Bubinas of Lake Fork with 6 bass for 18.34 LB with a 4.49 LB lunker.
  2. 2nd Randy Bunch of Lake Fork with 8 bass for 13.35 LB. with a 2.36 LB lunker.
  3. 3rd Jack White of Farmers Branch with 6 bass for 9.32 Lb with a 3.78 LB lunker .
  4. 4th  Charlie Abresch of Hawkins with 4 bass for 8.40 Lb with the boater lunker of 5.28 LB
  5. 5th Galen Smith of Alba with 3 for 7.07 Lb with a 4.49 LB lunker.


Co Anglers

  1. 1st Jackie Price of Alba with 3 bass for 8.72 LB with the co-angle lunker of 5.71 LB.
  2. 2nd Alf Tuggle of Cypress Springs with 5 bass for 6.71LB with a 2.88 LB lunker.
  3. 3rd Bob Lambert of Lake Fork with 3 bass for 6.07 LB with a 4.68 LB lunker.
  4. 4th Rick Wright of Rowlett with 2 bass for 4.90 LB with a 2.88 LB lunker.
  5. 5th Earl Plummer of Lake Fork  with 2 bass for 4.36 LB with a 3.70 LB lunker.


57 bass were caught. and 3 anglers were skunked. Seems like when the temps reach into the 90's less seniors want to get their brains fried. One guy tried a water hat today. Said it didn't help.

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Lake Fork Weather Forecast


Chance Rain Showers

Hi: 59

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Lo: 32


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Hi: 40

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Hi: 39

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Hi: 43

Wednesday Night

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Lake Fork

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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