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  1. Any good places to catch cutbait fish in Eastern KY?

    LOCAL KENTUCKY TALK
    I don't have a access to a boat right now, and have been looking for some places to catch skipjack/whitebass etc. I would love to know if anyone has any luck catching anything besides bluegill for decent sized cut bait around Eastern KY. Preferably access from the bank, do to not having boat...
  2. NEED SKIPJACK

    TENNESSEE LAKES / RESERVOIRS
    can anyone tell me where a good spot close to south knoxville for catching skipjack would be? any dam in particular that seems to have a healthy population?
  3. One bite, one fish.

    OHIO RIVERS TALK
    August 20th. I picked up my brother around 09:30 for some catfishing on the Ohio River. We started putting our lines in the water around 10:20. There was a refreshing down river breeze and fast current at our spot. At 10:45 my brother hooked into a fish, it was a Sheep Head Perch (drum). It...
  4. Tried again same results!

    OHIO RIVERS TALK
    July 16th. I picked up my brother at 06:00 and drove to the river. We started getting our 5 rods in the water at 06:30. The river was clear and a slow current, we had hoped for some action. We had thawed small skipjack, shad, chicken liver and seasoned chicken breast, plus 2 decent size fresh...
  5. Bait/Skippies

    MISSOURI RIVERS TALK
    Howdy all. Long time, no post. I left Missouri and have settled in western South Dakota. I am supervising the rifle shop for H-S Precision here in Rapid City. I miss the big rivers and big fish. I have been forced to chase the Channel Cats in smaller rivers as well as the Missouri around Pierre...
  6. Skipjack aka Tennessee Tarpon

    LOCAL TEXAS TALK
    need to buy some frozen bait. any suggestions. dave
  7. An Afternoon on the Ohio River

    Catfishing Videos
    This was back in September. A fun after school outing with my 15 year old son. A great few hours that resulted in a .... trophy cat!
  8. Last trip for this year!

    OHIO RIVERS TALK
    Since my brother and I realized it was going to be the last nice day for catfishing this year we decided to give it one more try. I picked him up at 11:00 and headed for the Ohio River. It was cooler than I expected but the river was in good shape for fishing so we expected some action. We had...
  9. Winter Catfishing on the Ohio River

    Catfishing Videos
    Here's our latest video. Nothing too big but fun times with my son.
  10. Finally caught some catfish!!

    OHIO RIVERS TALK
    Well I finally caught some catfish last week! I got out in my boat on the 19th., and fished the downtown section of the Ohio River. That was the first time I fished that area all year. I fished from 10:30 till 13:30, fished three different spots. The first two I never even got a tap. There...
  11. Tried 3 times still no luck

    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...
  12. Tried Galloplis still no luck

    OHIO RIVERS TALK
    October 6th my wife & I headed up to Galloplis Ohio for I wanted to do some catfishing. I had hoped to have better luck there since commercial fishermen are not on that section of the Ohio River. I was meeting a catfisherman from that area that had a seat in his boat. We arrived at the city...
  13. 3 trips one small flathead!

    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...
  14. Bait Fish! cullman area

    LOCAL ALABAMA TALK
    Does anyone know where I can buy some shad or skipjack? I can't find anywhere that sells them and its hard for me to castnet them from the bank. Thanks
  15. Not skunked anyway

    OHIO RIVERS TALK
    September 11, 2017 I picked up my brother for some catfishing on the river at around 08:00. We got our lines in the river at 08,45 there was a cool wind and hazy sunshine. 09:05 I got a tap on shad oil soaked chicken breast, 0915 another tap same bait. 09:30 my brother hooked a small channel...
  16. 2 bluecats 1 lost rod & reel

    OHIO RIVERS TALK
    August 31st. I picked up my brother around 08:00 and drove to our fishing spot. Since his health condition limits his walking we have access to a dock for fishing. We got our lines in the river at 08:45; river was down, clear and a light current. A friend gave us a bunch of 5-7 inch...
  17. Cumberland City Skips???

    TENNESSEE RIVERS TALK
    Just wondering if anyone seen any skips at the Plant.
  18. One catfish not much action!

    OHIO RIVERS TALK
    August 5th. I picked up my brother at 07:45 for a bank catfishing trip to the Ohio River. It was a perfect day for fishing bright sun but mild temperature. The river was still muddy with slow current. We got 5 rod in the water by 08:45.with all kinds of bait: such as fresh skipjack, shad...
  19. 1ST. boat trip no luck

    OHIO RIVERS TALK
    June 8th Update 09:20 I picked up my grandson and got some gas then headed for the river and the first trip in the boat for this year. We finally got the boat in the water around 10:15. I headed the boat down river stronger current than I had expected. I stopped the boat at a creek mouth to...
  20. Hope to get my boat on the river at last!

    OHIO RIVERS TALK
    I checked out the Ohio River by Cincinnati this morning. It is still very muddy with a swift current. Looks like the level will be down to below 28 ft by the 6th. of June. I am intending to get out in my boat for some catfishing hopefully on Tuesday. I have some frozen skipjack and creek...
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