Padre Island

Discussion in 'TEXAS LAKES / RESERVOIRS' started by BIGCATFISHDAN, Nov 18, 2008.

  1. BIGCATFISHDAN

    BIGCATFISHDAN New Member

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    JUST WOKE UP SAT AND SAID TO MY WIFE WE SHOULD GO TO THE COAST SOMTIME AND SHE SAID LETS GO NOW, I SAID OK. WE JUMPED IN THE 92 CROWN VIC AND WENT TO PADRE ISLAND, STAYED UP ALL NIGHT AND FISHED RIGHT NEXT TO BOBPAUL PEIR CAUGHT 4 SPECS AN 3 HARDHEADS WITHIN AN HOUR, AT ABOUT 3 AM MY POLE SHOT OUT OF THE SAND AND INTO THE WATER, I RAN AND CAUGHT IT ABOUT 20 FT FROM THE SHORE. REELED IT IN AND HAD A STINGRAY THE SIZE OF A SMALL SADDLE BLANKET,I T PROBLY TOOK ME ALMOST 45MIN TO REEL IT IN. IT WAS A BLAST THEN ABOUT 7AM I CAUGHT LOTS OF SMALL REDS AND ANOTHER HARDHEAD THEN BY 10 WEE HIT THE RAD BACK TO AUSTIN
     
  2. motard1

    motard1 New Member

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    Sounds like an awesome trip. Lucky you,you get your wife to go fishing with you.
     

  3. Marcos

    Marcos New Member

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    Congrats on the trip! Some times them spur of the moment trips are very memorable! I just wish we would do those more often. no plans no worries and no hurries. Glad to hear ya'll had a blast.
     
  4. brother hilljack

    brother hilljack New Member

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    Congrats on your trip, sounds like a lot of fun
     
  5. jtrew

    jtrew New Member

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    Yum, yum! Talk about some good eating. Those stingray wings taste just like scallops.
     
  6. JoshFisher

    JoshFisher New Member

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    Tinker AFB, Oklahoma
    sounds like ya had some fun lol, gratz