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Crappie Fishing Texas: Lake Conroe

So, I've always been a bass fisherman, but I heard that there were crappie that were spawning on Lake Conroe and I saw a lot of pictures on the web of people catching their limits and decided to give it a shot. CRAPPIE FISHING RESEARCH I looked at Facebook fishing groups for Lake Conroe for [...]

By | 2020-04-13T17:29:33+00:00 April 13th, 2020|fish tales|0 Comments

Used MotorGuide Xi5 Works!

The used MotorGuide Xi5 that I purchased off of craigslist earlier this year works! Watch the video here of me testing it out: https://youtu.be/5JsiGie5cqw Great Deal on Used Trolling Motor How satisfied am I with the purchase? VERY! I bought it for only $500 and it came with everything needed to connect it to my [...]

By | 2020-01-31T02:26:23+00:00 January 31st, 2020|fish gear, fish tales|0 Comments

Used Motorguide Xi5 For Sale – I Bought It!

It's my first post of 2020! This year I'll work on updating the content more frequently and focus on technology in modern fishing. Speaking of technology, I've been in the market for a Motorguide Xi5 for a while now. First I built out a NMEA 2000 network on my boat and upgraded my fishing electronics [...]

By | 2020-02-01T02:28:21+00:00 January 25th, 2020|fish gear, fish tales|0 Comments

Replacing Trailer Bunks With Craftsman Inverter Generator 2200i

I launched my boat and noticed a board float away. Dang! I've been putting this off for a while now. About a year ago, with the help of my dad, I replaced two boards and it was a pain in the arse. I bought the 2x4s from lowes, cut them down to size and reused [...]

By | 2019-09-15T19:22:38+00:00 September 15th, 2019|fish gear|0 Comments

Texas Digital Fishing License Bill September 1st 2019

Texas Fisherman can now show a digital copy of their fishing license.  Huge breakthrough in the Texas fishing world. Starting September 1st 2019, Texas fishing Licenses can be shown digitally.  Before Sept 1st, Fisherman have been required to keep fishing licenses on them during fishing, in a printed format. This folded paper license is waterproof [...]

By | 2019-09-02T23:33:28+00:00 August 28th, 2019|fish gear, fish tales, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Bass Fishing Memorial Day Weekend 2019

Long weekend + nice weather = good fishing! Of course I went boating too, but the bass I caught at Lake Conroe were small and the wind was a little much, not to mention the crowds! Because of this I decided to fish the ponds around my house which netted great results. (nice fishing pun, [...]

By | 2019-05-30T12:31:52+00:00 May 30th, 2019|fish tales|0 Comments

My Daughter Caught Her Personal Best Largemouth Bass

This past weekend I took my 9 year old daughter to a few neighborhood ponds and she straight up out-fished me and caught 5 bass total! The largest bass was approx 3 pounds. I didn't have my digital scale but I measured the largest bass against her rod and posted the length below. Let me [...]

By | 2019-05-07T04:01:51+00:00 May 7th, 2019|fish tales|0 Comments

Bass Pro Tour at Lake Conroe

I was fishing as usual on Sunday, February 11th but the anglers on the lake weren't the same old crowd I'm used to. I immediately noticed something was different. I saw a number of brand new boats wrapped in colorful graphics, fishing my favorite spots on the lake, and because I watch Major League Fishing [...]

By | 2019-02-22T03:24:03+00:00 February 22nd, 2019|fish tales|0 Comments