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  1. looking for spots in austin

    Tips and Techniques
    Hey all, I'm new to this forum as well as bass fishing. Haven't been fishing in a decade and even then it was with my dad... I have all my gear but not sure of any good spots around town ideal for bass fishing. I don't have a boat, just looking to be able to park the car and walk for a bit. This...
  2. Best FIRST Boat to Buy?

    Boats and Motors
    Any suggestions on purchasing my FIRST fishing boat. I will be buying used. I live close to downtown Austin and will be primarily looking to bass fish nearby on the weekends. I assume mostly Lake Austin, Lake Travis, Bastrop, and maybe Fayette. Debating between a bass boat, a hybrid fish/fun...
  3. New to Austin and Bass Fishing

    Tips and Techniques
    Hello All! I am fairly new to Austin, just moved here in August from San Antonio to teach. I love to salt water fish and pretty much have been doing so all my life but now that I have the opportunity to do some freshwater fishing I am looking for tips. I am going out this Saturday and I am...
  4. Need a backseat for a tournament?

    Non-Boaters / Tournament Partner Finder
    I'm looking to enter in a tournament somewhere around Austin (within an hour away) but have no boat. I know I'm not the ideal backseat as this would be my first tournament ever and I don't have that extensive a knowledge, but I'm sure there is someone out there who needs a backseat and would...
  5. Very interested beginner, any tips will help!

    Tips and Techniques
    Much like "avg-joe", I've been fishing Austin and the surrounding area for years and I can easily say that within the past 3 years I may have caught 5 or 6 fish (not including perch). I'm 20 years old and I love to fish but I guess I have no idea what I'm doing when it comes to fishing. I...