It happens every year all over the lake to one degree or another and much like the whitebass spawning cycle up the creeks the shad spawning cycle is short lived.  Peaking around the full moon in May and pretty quickly wraps up after that. Next up for catching whitebass, fishermen will be cha…

Just a little early morning whitebass fishing.. We went back on Friday arriving  about 30 minutes earlier and it was even better!  It's a very long hike through thick brush, woods and swamp to get to the spot and you gotta be there long before the sun comes up because the whitebass are only …

I've kayaked & fished the Colorado river at Bastrop many times over the years and the fishing was great up until the 2015, 2016 and 2018 flooding messed up the whole river..

It's hard to separate the life from the fish.. Got home Wednesday evening in time to tie a fly & test a fly down at the pond.. The girls went with me and the fish cooperated pretty well... 

Along with the ranch house that needed lots of clean up the feral hog numbers had gotten way out of balance too.. I've cut out most of the pig patrol from this series redo and all of the hog killing to help keep the video shorter and more viewer friendly...

"Shelter in Place" is pretty much Life as usual on the ranch.. The river is out so there's something new to see down there...

In the springtime of the year when the whitebass have been actively spawning for weeks already the end of the season can come very quickly usually around April 1st. About the only event that can extend the spawning is a good flush of fresh rainwater to bring the creeks up and running full. T…

The adventurous kayak fishers are always looking for "new water" to feed the addiction. Luckily there wasn't much standing in our way of making the trip to the Lampasas river above Stillhouse Hollow lake on a cloudy Saturday morning.

A very quick Tuesday trip back to Lake Granger's Willis creek for some whitebass on the fly! Warm sunny days and a full moon have the whitebass going full force into the spawn up many rivers and creeks around the south. This is the time to go and fill the freezer with fillet of fish! Map of …

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