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    Posted by cmacfish on November 14, 2013 at 2:30 pm

    Guys, I have a big fish tourney on priest this weekend out of long Hunter and I haven’t fished priest in several months and will not have time to get out like I was hoping to. Any advice as if I should stay in the mid lake area or head to the east/west fork area? Tips on what to throw are welcomed as well. Thanks in advance…

    Brian replied 10 years, 6 months ago 3 Members · 5 Replies
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  • blockel

    Member
    November 14, 2013 at 4:16 pm

    Cmacfish, I’d recommend going through the forum and reading some of the fishing reports posted by Brian Carper. More specifically, the reports from the last month or so. This should give you a good idea of the transition/phase the fish have and are currently in.

    Hope this helps, and good luck this weekend! Let us know how it goes.

  • Brian

    Administrator
    November 14, 2013 at 11:24 pm

    Ill be bass fishing some after my crappie trip tomorrow and will post how it goes. Brian

  • Brian

    Administrator
    November 16, 2013 at 12:50 am

    I fished an hour after my trip. I never left sight of Fate Sanders. I started at the Cable Crossing sign across the channel from Fate. Casting a Hoppys Hawg Buzz, white, 3/8oz in 1ft-2ft of water to random boulder rocks. Fishing towards Stewarts Creek for 100 yards I had 5 bites, including 3 bass(2 keepers).

  • cmacfish

    Member
    November 17, 2013 at 1:59 pm

    it took nearly 5# to win the big fish tournament yesterday and it as caught on a spinner bait in less than 5 feet of water. 2nd was 4.3 and 3rd was just under 4# and they were caught on the A-rig in less than 5 feet of water as well. Several good fish were caught from the bluff wall to the back of the cove at the long hunter ramp.

  • Brian

    Administrator
    November 17, 2013 at 3:19 pm

    Good report. I had pretty good bass trip yesterday afternoon. Will post later.

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