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Lake Fork Fishing Report

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Lake Fork Guide Gerald BoudreauxI like to start my report by letting you know the lake is in good condition. Normal pool is 403.00 and we are at 401.98 above sea level. The normal lake level fishes about 605,061acres-ft, we are at 578,567 acres today or 95.6% of water capacity we are 1.02ft low. I like to say that the people planning a trip to Lake Fork in the near future you need to be careful you need to watch were you run. The lake water clarity is in good shape all over the lake. We have a lot area to fish this year due to all the rain we had. The fishing has been really good lately. Be careful while running the lake. Keep to main boat lanes real tight and watch where you are going always be cautious for floating timber. I would recommend to you that once you leave the main boat lanes, to idle to where ever you are going to fish, if you are not familiar with the area, it is better to be safe than sorry. Also be careful loading and unloading your boats. Always show courtesy and respect to fellow Fisherman while on water.

The month of July is a good time to fish Lake Fork. The fish are schooled up in deep water all you have to do is find them .The fish will be found early in morning near main lake points and later will be found in deeper water 24to35 ft, . The water temperature has been between 88degrees. The best baits to try are Jigs with Trailers, Carolina rigs with Fluke’s and worms, Swim Baits, 3/4 Shaky Head with Hag’s Tornado Baits, KVD 8 & 10 crank baits, Texas rigged with worms and Gene Larew Biffle Bugs, Drop Shots. There are fish shallow but you got to catch them real early or late on Top Water, Small Crank Baits, Texas rigged Worms. Always look for the bird, which means bait fish are nearby and BASS aren’t far away. It helps to Use and understand your electronics to see what the bait fish and fish are doing, this will help you to eliminate a lot of Fishless waters.

For the crappie fisherman the bite has been Ok on brush pile, humps and by bridges, Minnows and jigs are the baits. This will conclude my report for this time.

If you are planning a Fishing Trip to Lake Fork or care to fish other area Lakes in the near future, and would like to spend a nice day on the water, and pass a good time with a Cajun please feel free to call me, Cell phone (225-573-0513) or email me at or my Website www Lake Fork Texas Guide. com

God bless and have a nice day.

Gerald Boudreaux

Fishing Report by Lake Fork Guide Gerald Boudreaux

Lake Fork Guide Gerald Boudreaux
Phone: 225-573-0513


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