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Mike Richard & Toledo Bend March Lunker


Mike Richard & Toledo Bend March Lunker

 Date fish taken: 3/23/2020
 Anglers’ name: Mike Richard
 Hometown: Sulphur, LA
 Location where fish taken: Housen Bay
 Depth taken: Shallow
 Lure used to catch fish: watermelon-red V&M Chop Stick
 Other tackle used: (rod, reel, line): 7-foot Lew’s Mach 1 rod; Lew’s Mach 1 reel; Seaguar fluorocarbon
 Certified Weigh station: Fin and Feather Resort
 Certified bass weight: 10.24 pounds
 Entry number of bass in the Toledo Bend Lunker Program: 35
 Tagged and eligib

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Toledo Bend Lake Weather Forecast


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Monday Night

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Toledo Bend Lake Water Level (last 30 days)

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Toledo Bend Lake Fishing Report from TPWD (May 27)

FAIR. Water slightly stained; 74 degrees; 0.01’ high. Boat traffic has increased with pent up demand, so please use caution in boat lanes. Largemouth bass are good in the spring pattern with Carolina rigs, topwater, and jigs. There are hot spots just off of texas island drops. Striped bass remain fair in deep water. White bass are fair on deep points fishing Alabama rigs when you can and spoons when you can’t. Crappie are good on minnows. Channel and blue catfish are fair on stinkbait.