Lake Fork Anglers Results From July 28




It was blowing pretty good out of the south at registration and never really got better during the morning. But despite that the fish were biting for most. And some good ones too. Lots of small slots were caught along with a couple of bigger fish.

But the lake level is starting to be a problem. Down almost 7' right now and losing an inch every day. Without some really big rain event the lake will probably be down 8-9 fee by the fall. NOT GOOD!

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

 

Boaters

  1. First Place went to Dennis Bubinas of Lake Fork with 4 bass for 20.70 LB with the 7.15 LB boater lunker.
  2. Second Place went to Randy Bunch of Lake Fork with 5 bass for 20.30 LB with a 4.49 LB lunker.
  3. Third Place went to Bill Ailes of Sulphur Springs with 2 bass for 9.56 LB. with a 6.40 LB lunker.
  4. Fourth Place went to Robert Gaylor of Lake Fork with 3 bass for 8.93 LB with a 3.78 LB lunker.
  5. Fifth Place went to Jack White of Farmers Branch with 4 bass for 8.09 LB with a 3.46 LB lunker.

Co-Anglers

  1. First Place went to Rick Wright of Rowlett with 3 bass for 10.53 LB with the co-angler lunker of 4.68 LB.
  2. Second Place went to Bob Lambert of Lake Fork with 4 bass for 8.88 LB. with a lunker of 4.40 LB.
  3. Third Place went to Gary Gilmore of Ennis with 2 bass for 7.68 LB with a lunker of 4.22 LB.
  4. Fourth Place went to Larry Kelly of Yantis with 2 bass for 3.68 LB with a 3.16 LB lunker
  5. Fifth Place went to Bruce Allen of Lake Fork with 2 bass for 3.22 LB with a 1.77 LB Lunker caught on a big worm.

This week we managed 45 keepers with 5 skunks.

So, you'd like to fish at Lake Fork but don't really have the $500 for a guide. You can come and fish with us for a $20 entry fee and a $20 donation for your boater. Unless you are a boater. Annual dues are also $20. Our group of boaters will be able to put you on fish most of the time.

The LFA fishes every Thursday except T-Day and Christmas on 2 different formats. A 5 fish limit we call LFA and a MLF style format where every fish counts, we call Hard Core, 3 special tournaments and an end of year dinner. We are a club of 53+ seniors (Mostly) and are very liberal on members being for off vacations and medical issues.

Right now, we are looking for more Co-Anglers.

For information e-mail me at [email protected] Call 903-440-2797 You can check out our website at www.bassfin.com/

Every Thursday

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Lake Fork Anglers 5 fish format and

Hard Core. . MLF format




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Lake Fork Weather Forecast

Sunday

Hot

Hi: 100

Sunday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 77

Monday

Hot

Hi: 101

Monday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 76

Tuesday

Hot

Hi: 101

Tuesday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 78

Wednesday

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 101

Wednesday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 73


Lake Fork Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 8/15: 395.60 (-7.40)



Lake Fork

Fishing Report from TPWD (Aug. 10)

GOOD. Water Stained; 84-88 degrees; 7.31 feet low. Bass continue to be shallow early in the morning in 1-4 feet of water on windblown points biting topwaters, and shad patterned square bill crankbaits. Mid morning the bite transitions to big wood in 5-7 feet of water using shaky heads with Xcite slim X in June bug, red bug are best. Carolina rigs are good in 12-16 feet of water on ridges with 7-8 inch worms in watermelon candy and June bug. Report by Lake Fork fishing guide Marc Mitchell, Lake Fork Pro. The bass fishing is slow with most catches in 1-6 feet of water and in 18-25 feet of water on points using shaky heads. Sand bass are fair in 14-16 feet of water. Crappie are good on brush piles and standing timber. Catfish are good on baited holes. Report by Jason Hoffman, Lake Fork Guide Service. Crappie continue to be stacked up in laydowns, brush piles and trees in 15-28 feet of water biting best on minnows. Report provided by Jacky Wiggins, Jacky Wiggins Guide Service.

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