Shirley Creek Marina Since Nanda and I go to some great fishing destinations, I decided to write also about the places we stayed. The Good and the bad. Shirley’s Creek Marina has the usual docks and stalls that you can rent but Nanda and I have always parked in front of our room. It was a little tight on that aspect especially if you had it full of boats. The ramp is
Day 5 @ Sam Rayburn Wind was light but Nanda and I decided to start on the same stretch as the last 4 days. We caught a few but not as many as the previous 4 days. This ¼ mile stretch of bank had produced somewhere in the neighborhood of 200 fish plus what Randy Stack had also caught. There is several reasons for this but mainly cover and bait fish. If you did not make
Day 4 @ Sam Rayburn The Day started off just as the previous day Fog and a late start but this time Rat-L-trap time from the start and great results, the only thing I had to do different was to bang it off the trees in the grass and lots of bites. Encase you missed the other articles the trap was a Zombie shad in Rayburn Red . I was asked why the red Zombie. Here is my reasoning:1. FLW
Day 3 @ Sam Rayburn The previous night a cool front brew through about 10 PM 10 minutes of high wind and rain but the next morning fog it was so thick it was 8 am before we ventured out. It was so thick I could not see the front of the boat thanks tree tops and GPS I made it across Shirley’s creek. Randy was in front trees, GPS of us and I hoped he did not stop till shore. As Randy later
Day 2 @ Sam Rayburn Larry and Jake drove up from Houston TX to fish with us but as fate would have it the wind were against us 25mph + out of the south. So we fished the protected area around Shirley’s creek Fall had started to turn the trees and colors where great Larry’s boat forced him to leave early, his water pump was not working properly it was a shame,
Hi my name is Bill, I live in the DFW area in middle of the best bass fishing found anywhere. Lake Fork is 2 hour drive OH Ivie is 2 hours and so on, there are tons of small lakes most towns around here built one. I am never far from water. I believe in Faith Family Friends and Fishing. I am an outdoor enthusiast I have done the tournaments scene, hunted for trophies, fished only for fish over 8 lbs. personal best is 12.82 got a replica made, she swam away. 5 lb. small mouth and a 21 inch spotted bass. Over twenty years did the pro staff for lots of fishing companies, but I am retired to just fishing and enjoying the outdoors. I write blogs for WFN and others. I post links to them on Face book and Twitter. Nanda is my fishing partner we even won a few tournaments as a team.