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  1. NORTH CAROLINA LAKES / RESERVOIRS
    Hey y'all, I'm having trouble finding shad in Kerr Lake. In the spring, they were in abundance near Nutbush. However, now I can't seem to find them. Any suggestions? I'm mainly after gizzard shad. Limited to throwing a castnet from shore.
  2. VIRGINIA LAKES / RESERVOIRS
    Hey all, I'm having trouble finding shad in Kerr Lake. In the spring, they were in abundance near Nutbush. However, now I can't seem to find them. Any suggestions? I'm mainly after gizzard shad. Limited to throwing a castnet from shore.
  3. 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...
  4. INDIANA LAKES / RESERVOIRS TALK
    All- Had the pleasure of fishing with Dan(Jesus Saves) on my home lake last night, Lake Monroe. It's no secret that there are plenty of fish in the lake, and its 10,000 acres can seem daunting. Half the battle of any fisherman is eliminating unproductive water. The bigger the lake, the...
  5. OHIO RIVERS TALK
    Three fishing trips in 3 days wore me out. October 10th. I met my friend to fish at a private lake he has access for fishing. It was very foggy when we got our lines in the water at 08:50; we had a hard time seeing our bobbers. We started with night crawlers for bait then switched to...
  6. OHIO RIVERS TALK
    Three trips ONE BITE, one catfish. September 28th. I finally got out in my boat and launch from Schmidt’s ramp. I had the boat in the water by 08:30. I tried 4 different spots had only one bite at the second spot. A small flat head catfish 23 inches and 5pounds swallowed a chunk of thawed...
  7. OHIO RIVERS TALK
    September 18th. I picked up my brother from the nursing home around 08:00 to head for the Ohio River. We got our lines in the river around 08:50. The river was clear with a slow current, and a slight ripple on the water. At 08:55 I got a slight tap on one of my rods that was baited with a...
  8. OHIO RIVERS TALK
    August 25th. Update I left the house around 07:30 heading to the West side of Cincinnati with my boat. I had been eager to go back to the spot where the guide had taken us on the 13th. I got the boat down the steep ramp at the marina found the water was very shallow, so I was very careful...
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