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Whitney Finally Opening

We made a trip down to Lake Whitney over the weekend…  We stopped by the Lofer’s Bend Day Use area and took a few photos…  The Day Use park and ramp were a happening places.  We took a few photos… We had gone down for the Media Bass weigh in but missed it.  We did […]

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Hump Day at Aquilla

Yep, it is Wednesday, “hump day” to the working folks….  just another day to us retired folks. We had a great day on Aquilla Lake… fishing wasn’t as good as it was Monday, but hey, you don’t have to catch a boat load of big fish to have a great day on the lake.  We […]

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McCown Valley Park remains closed.   I believe that some of the Corps ramps and parks are open, but not sure which ones.  We did drive by McCown today and the “Temporarily Closed” sign was up at the gate.  I saw  on the Texas Fishing Forum that Media Bass I-35 Teams was going to have a […]

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Well, we were able to get on Aquilla again… hey, it is back on the water and you can’t beat a morning of bass fishing…. Lake Whitney is still 16 feet high and the parks and ramps remained closed…even the privately operated marinas are closed as of the last report I got. I hardly slept […]

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Lake Whitney State Park Closed for the summer

Here is an update from THE REPORTER, the newspaper serving Whitney, West and Milford.  Latest update on the State Park and the Corps of Engineers parks around Lake Whitney. Lake Whitney State Park Closed for the Summer Going to be fishing from the bank if you can find a spot ….

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Aquilla – 6-11-2015

Here are a couple of photos of the Dairy Hill Ramp at Aquilla 6-11-2015….   The Corps of Engineers has the ramp and big parking lot locked. I have this tidbit from a poster on the Texas Fishing Forum: A guy from the COE told me it would be around two weeks after the lake goes […]

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Whitney and Aquilla now releasing water.

When Whitney and Aquilla  open, the fish will be biting…  The Corps of Engineers has open the gates. See the attached article.. Dams opened… It is just a matter of time until the Corps opens the ramps up for public use….   For now, the water is too high.  

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How High is the Water Mama????

Yep, that is the question everyone is asking…  and the next question is “How high do you think it will get?” We haven’t been to the lake in 3 weeks or so… it has been raining and we have been sick….  Just been one thing after another.  Yesterday, I had a severe case of cabin […]

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