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  1. MEMBER FISHING REPORTS (BECOME A FISHING LEGEND)
    another trip to the MO, this time from shore and a couple creek carpin yielded my first shovelnose, who leaped fully out of the water, this nice 8.5lb flattie, several nice drum and some small channels.....nicest weather of the year!!!!....combine these with a number of bass, bluegill, green...
  2. MEMBER FISHING REPORTS (BECOME A FISHING LEGEND)
    Work pretty much delegates me to midnight fishing for cats, but having success on live gizzard shad/small bighead carp!!.... a little flattie, a nice 8.9lb channel and this 21lb wreck the rods/around the anchor/between the other lines/under the boat (twice)-came up on the other side of the boat...
  3. MISSOURI RIVERS TALK
    Hey guys, We're out here to find the monsters on the Kansas and Missouri rivers and we're interested to see what you've caught and what city you're in. Let's see it! My buddy Jo fought this 47.5# Flathead the other night at the Kansas River in Shawnee, KS. It's about 10miles away from where...
  4. 47.5lb Flathead

    47.5lb Flathead

    47.5lb Flathead Caught in the KS River https://youtu.be/LNkmiw-Ec9I
  5. INDIANA CATFISHING
    Hey guys, My buddy and i went down to Monroe last week. I have a 20 foot lowe catfish. We fished the pinegrove ramp area. Went up into the creek portion and anchor fished for a while. Its got some killer structure. We were using cut shad, live shad, live gills for bait. Fished a 6 rod spread...
  6. MEMBER FISHING REPORTS (BECOME A FISHING LEGEND)
    Well, had a couple hours to fish last night and fishing with live bluegill, had a nice hit and hooked this 3lb walleye!!..A little unusual in itself, but its the third walleye I've caught this year, the previous two with carp fishing gear and pack bait!......then, a more routine cat- this 7lb...
  7. MEMBER FISHING REPORTS (BECOME A FISHING LEGEND)
    Well, fished for 1 hour and 20 minutes and BOOM, two flatheads and 3 channels, and this time, caught all hits......the flatheads went 11-1 and 15-10 and both were very fat, the channels not so much......terrific storms through the day and the lake is dingy but cleared just in time for some...
  8. MEMBER FISHING REPORTS (BECOME A FISHING LEGEND)
    Hi all! ( and thanks for all the tips and advice!) Mr Bush Hog was kind enough to invite me on a trip to Truman tailwaters/Osage river last Friday to show me the ropes of drift bumping for blues....After a 2 hour rain delay (mostly lightening), we headed out. He was a gracious host and...
  9. FLORIDA CATFISHING
    What are some good flathead catfish fishing locations from land in Northern Florida? I have read that there is some good fishing for them in the Apalachicola River but have not gone there yet since its a far drive from where I live in South Florida. Thinking of going up soon to Northern Florida...
  10. MEMBER FISHING REPORTS (BECOME A FISHING LEGEND)
    I had the pleasure of fishing with Ken Parker this day. the spring bite has been incredible but this tops it! I ran out of battery on the GoPro but lots more fish were caught!
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