Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 1 1
Topic Options
#3169349 - 02/19/13 05:09 AM Gibson County Lake ?
RUGER Administrator
Bambi Killa
Non-Typical


Registered: 11/19/99
Posts: 4105886
Loc: TN

Offline
Anyone been lately or heard of anyone going?

Kicking around the idea of going this weekend.
No clue where or how to fish though.

Never been this time of the year.

chunkandwind,
Was that picture you showed me recent? I can't remember what you said.
_________________________
Youth is wasted on the young.

Top
#3169449 - 02/19/13 07:47 AM Re: Gibson County Lake ? [Re: RUGER]
mossyhorns300
10 Point


Registered: 12/15/04
Posts: 3946
Loc: memphis, tn & savannah, tn

Offline
Always catch bass good up there this time of year on rattletraps and jigs. Shallow squarebill crankbaits can be killer around some of the shallower timber closer to deep water.
_________________________
I'd rather be judged by 12, than carried by 6.

Pretty women make us buy beer...........Ugly women make us drink beer!


Top
#3169548 - 02/19/13 09:26 AM Re: Gibson County Lake ? [Re: mossyhorns300]
RUGER Administrator
Bambi Killa
Non-Typical


Registered: 11/19/99
Posts: 4105886
Loc: TN

Offline
Very interesting, I would have guessed big slow soft baits fished deep.

Guess that's why I am learning huh? \:D
_________________________
Youth is wasted on the young.

Top
#3169594 - 02/19/13 10:32 AM Re: Gibson County Lake ? [Re: RUGER]
mossyhorns300
10 Point


Registered: 12/15/04
Posts: 3946
Loc: memphis, tn & savannah, tn

Offline
You'd be surprised. Once that water hits the 48-50 degree mark, I lay the jerkbaits down some and start throwing the rattletrap a little more. When it's at that 52-55 degree mark, it can be lights out in that 2-6 foot depth range with a rattletrap. Myself and cdtac1 have had way too many good days to count at Gibson County Lake this time of year in that depth range with rattletraps and squarebills as well as jigs. It's more of a reaction strike you're after this time of year. We used to fish the Gibson County Bass club fundraiser tourney every year, and a few yrs ago a fellow won big fish with a 11 lb 4 oz lunker. He caught it on, you guessed it, a rattletrap in 3 ft of water.
_________________________
I'd rather be judged by 12, than carried by 6.

Pretty women make us buy beer...........Ugly women make us drink beer!


Top
#3169618 - 02/19/13 11:04 AM Re: Gibson County Lake ? [Re: mossyhorns300]
RUGER Administrator
Bambi Killa
Non-Typical


Registered: 11/19/99
Posts: 4105886
Loc: TN

Offline
Very cool \:\)
Thanks!!
_________________________
Youth is wasted on the young.

Top
#3169691 - 02/19/13 12:44 PM Re: Gibson County Lake ? [Re: RUGER]
chunkandwind
8 Point


Registered: 08/20/08
Posts: 1733
Loc: mckenzie,tn

Offline
Yep, what Mossyhorns said. \:\)

PM answered Ruger.
_________________________
Μολων λαβε
National Rifle Association
Tennessee Firearms Association


Keep calm and brew beer.
Grow Organic! I can show you how.

Top
#3170126 - 02/19/13 07:58 PM Re: Gibson County Lake ? [Re: chunkandwind]
cdtac1
4 Point


Registered: 02/28/07
Posts: 302
Loc: Atoka, TN

Offline
I managed to catch a few at Glenn springs last week with that trap. Mossy we need to get back up to Gibson county but this time I'm NOT going in the water lol.
Top
#3170153 - 02/19/13 08:09 PM Re: Gibson County Lake ? [Re: cdtac1]
mossyhorns300
10 Point


Registered: 12/15/04
Posts: 3946
Loc: memphis, tn & savannah, tn

Offline
Man I forgot all about that! We've had some awesome late feb, early march days up there for sure. I'm ready to hit it again myself. You may not get me away from Pickwick on Monday if they keep on like they have been. Lol
_________________________
I'd rather be judged by 12, than carried by 6.

Pretty women make us buy beer...........Ugly women make us drink beer!


Top
Page 1 of 1 1


Moderator:  RUGER, Unicam, CBU93, stretch, Bobby G, Cuttin Caller, Kimber45, Mrs.Unicam, Crappie Luck 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4105886
RUGER
87627
Deer Assassin
65683
BSK
61404
Crappie Luck
51376
spitndrum
Newest Members
TnDear, buckslayer85, crose84, Fisher 1959, AKeys
13384 Registered Users
Who's Online
79 registered (8up, Master Chief, donkey5150, Florida Cracker 971, TheRealSpurhunter, leader, 5 invisible) and 114 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13384 Members
42 Forums
96065 Topics
1124830 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
October
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.231 seconds in which 0.001 seconds were spent on a total of 14 queries. Zlib compression enabled.