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  1. Casting Tips for Bank Fishing

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    Hey check out our quick tip of the day!!! https://youtu.be/Jir0Nb32Zy8
  2. Help a Northerner

    Bank Fishing Reports
    Hey guys and gals, I will be coming down to Austin the second weekend of March and was wondering if I could get some ideas for places to bank fish. This will be my 3rd time in Austin. Previously I've fished all over Lady Bird (took a guide, fished from kayaks, and bank fished) and had pretty...
  3. Where to bank fish

    Bank Fishing Reports
    I’m new to round rock and want to take the fam bank fishing in the morning. Any suggestions on where to go? Any help would be appreciated.
  4. Georgetown Bank Fishing

    Bank Fishing Reports
    I know the lake gets a bad rap but surely some of y'all are at least attempting to cast a line in the area? Being that there aren't any phenomenal spots (at least to my knowledge) in the area, I figured it would be easy to consolidate your catches into one general Gtown thread. Ive been riding...
  5. Best Locations To Bank Fish

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    Hey guys, I'm not from the Austin area but I am flying down in March to visit a friend. Last time I was there I took a guide on Lady Bird and did well but struck out when it came to bank fishing. We tried Guadalupe State Park, Canyon Lake by the dam, and an area on the Colorado River (can't...
  6. Town Lake Lunkers

    Bank Fishing Reports
    Hello ABF, I'm new to the forum, and excited to learn and share. I thought it would be fun to share pics of lunkers caught in Town Lake (Lady Bird). Also, could be useful to share the tackle they were caught on, time and location. I caught this beauty Friday 8:00PM at the mouth of the barton...
  7. Good spots to take my boys fishing Labor Day morning. Near Steiner Ranch

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    Hey, I am new to Austin, and I live in Steiner Ranch. I was looking for some good bank fishing spots to take my boys (5yr, and 6yr old) this Monday (labor day) morning. Any tips on spots? Bait? Thanks, Yell Mcg
  8. Searching Surrounds of Circle C

    Black Bass Fishing Reports
    Might be moving to Circle C as the suburbs are calling now that the kiddo is getting bigger. Does anyone know of nearby fishing spots down around that area? I live near downtown now and when the kiddo goes to bed, it's easy for me to hit some spots close to the house, but wondering if I'm SOL...
  9. cane pole fishing with my 3-year-old son?

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    I'd like to take my 3-year-old son out cane pole bank fishing around Austin. Not trying to catch trophies. Just want to get him excited about throwing a baited hook in the water and pulling out a perch or bluegill. Any suggestions for bait and locations appreciated. He's not coordinated enough...
  10. Why Did The Angler Cross The Road?

    Bank Fishing Reports
    Went to Holly Shores at Metropolitan Park today during lunch for a quick scout, having never been. I'm a bank fisherman for now (kayak's on the list) and was wondering if anyone had any advice on where to fish in this area? I saw the pedestrian bridge that's part of the Hike and Bike trail...
  11. Night and Day - Spots to Know

    Black Bass Fishing Reports
    Just moved to Austin and am getting into fishing. Have my gear, but don't really know the spots. Until I get my yak, I'm looking for some bank fishing tips along Town Lake/Lady Bird as I live downtown. I've hit up Red Bud a couple times (decent) and have been shut out along Barton Creek numerous...
  12. Spots near the domain

    Bank Fishing Reports
    Hey everyone, I just moved to Austin and am living in the Domain area. Does anyone know any good spots near me that have good bank fishing for LMB? My kayak is still in NC and I'm looking for some good bank-fishing spots until I can bring it down. Thanks
  13. San Marcos/Austin/Hays-Travis County Bank Fishing Spots HELP!!

    Bank Fishing Reports
    Hey everyone. I am a recent transplant from Raleigh, North Carolina. I am staying in San Marcos right by campus and I am looking to get back to fishing. I did a bunch of bank fishing back up in Raleigh and I was looking to get some advice on where to go around this area. Definitely need to be...
  14. Red Bud Isle this Sat 9-6

    Bank Fishing Reports
    I am taking the wife out for some more experience doing some fishing, and we are bringing the pups for some play time afterwards. Planning on spending the day on LBL so figured Red Bud Isle was a good spot to try. Anyone having any luck around the bank there lately? If so, Senko's and Spinner...
  15. Night fishing for bass

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    Hi Everyone! I tried searching for anything about this topic but didn't see much. How often do any of y'all fish after 8pm on Lady Bird or Lake Austin? Do you have any specific recommendations on techniques? Would be interested to hear both about bank fishing and from a kayak. Thanks!
  16. New guy looking for tips on bank fishing

    Bank Fishing Reports
    Hello, New to the forum. I've been fishing for a long time, but have just taken it up again. I don't have much experience fishing in TX, as I have previously lived in PA and Bolivia, South America. I am a student at UT so I don't want to have to drive to far. Just looking from some good spots...
  17. Brushy creek and and old settlers bank fishing

    Bank Fishing Reports
    pretty much caught all these on the worm you see in the pictures. at night i use black crawdad imitation plastics. 3/0 to 4/0 hook a little weight above the worm all different types of retrieves.old settler produced a bass or two every other time i went, they where not that big but it produced...
  18. Twin Lakes | Cedar Park

    Bank Fishing Reports
    Fished the South Lake at Twin Lakes in Cedar Park from the banks with my boys for an hour and a half. Threw a 6.5inch jointed swimbait (I ordered from China online) the whole time. Nothing happening until I hit a cove and hooked a 3.15 LMB. Good times with the boys!
  19. Bank Fishing on Town Lake

    Bank Fishing Reports
    Went out to Lady Bird with my good bud Bradley. I was a bit overcast and very windy. We hit the banks from the old power plant (north shore) down to under Lamar bridge. Threw: swim jig with plastic chunk; senkos triged; spinners; and swimbait. Nothing happening and made one more stop at the old...
  20. Brushy Creek - Creek Side

    Bank Fishing Reports
    Today I headed to the Brushy Creek Sports Park over by the Skate Park and Frisbee Golf course. Headed down to the creek with BradleyRaley8 and Marty. We threw plastic. I was working a 4 inch finesse worm watermelon red and BradleyRaley8 was throwing a ribbit frog and Marty was tossing a 6 inch...
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