Lake Report

Lake O’ The Pines Fishing Report 11/17/14

By Sam Edwards, Owner, Johnson Creek Marina (Courtesy of the Jefferson Jimplecute)

Lake O’ The Pines
Black Bass are good on Texas rigged creature bait.
Top Water is good on Yellow Magics.
Catfish are really good on cut bait and worms.
Crappie are good on on minnows in deep water, 28ft.
Bream are good on worms and crickets all over lake.
Bass are good on white spinner baits & orange or red square-bill crank baits.

Caddo Lake
Black Bass are good on Texas rigged blue and black worms.
Bass are good on black ribbit frogs on lily pads, watermelon red lizards in the creeks.
Crappie are good on minnows in deep water.
Bream are good on crickets and worms on brush tops and creek bends.
Catfish are good to slow on cut baits and stink. baits in deep


Kids Fish Day

Pine Cone Fishing Club & Lake 0′ The Pines Chamber Of Commerce Present… The 15th annual Kid’s Fish Day! Saturday June 7, 2014 At Hurricane Creek on FM 729 – North Shore Lake 0′ The Pines NO LICENSE NEEDED – BRING YOUR OWN POLE – BAIT PROVIDED – FREE LUNCH Children must be accompanied by […]


Three East Texas men caught a catfish early Sunday that will probably be certified as a state record for Lake O’ the Pines. Kenneth Ray Strickland of Longview, his son, Kenneth Wayne Strickland of Overton and Dustin Smith of Spring caught the 74.5-pound high fin blue catfish on a trotline. The official Texas Parks & […]

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