Category Archives: East Fork Lake

East Fork Lake 2014 – Crappie Tournament Schedule

This East Fork Lake Crappie Tournament is sponsored by the Boar’s Head/Furniture Fair. $75.00 a team. $10:00 for big Crappie. No dead fish. 7 fish limit. Minimum 9″. Time: 7:00am-3:00pm. Enjoy tournament fishing for Crappie at East Fork Lake, the … Continue reading

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Jerkin for Large-mouth Bass in April

Here’s a little Spring Large-mouth tidbit from Chad and Dad. Bass are getting super active. Chad has been catching lots of Large-mouth Bass during these warm and frontal days. Dad has been working at work and at home…ugh! Bass are … Continue reading

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Inching our way into Spring

The first of March can swing drastically into a warming trend in the next weeks to come. As warm air makes warm water conditions the fishing mode begins its yearly change into Spring pattern. If Mother Nature’s rains hold back … Continue reading

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Bank-fishing for Crappie – late October

Late October  brings in great Crappie fishing but also terrible weather.  The past couple of days -very, very windy – in the 60’s. Windy days are discouraging for many fishermen but “fish” are very aggressive and catch-able on these type … Continue reading

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Schooling Bass on the flats…breaking Shad

August is here when the 2-3″ Shad hatch are abundant. Bass follow Shad around this time of the year!  When the Autumn wind blows Shad up on the flats it’s good to watch close. Bass are very catch-able this time … Continue reading

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A little bit of everything…at East Fork Lake

As Summer closes in on Fall, fish change and rearrange their living conditions. This yearly transition “triggers” fish into the feeding mode frequently. Shad are abundant – the water cools down slowly – and cool nights change everything. Chad and … Continue reading

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Catman Chad

Catman Chad is back! Catfish are biting! Chad and Dad fish East Fork lake often. This year like every year at this time is a time when Catfish will bite lures at East Fork Lake. Chad caught three nice Cats … Continue reading

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Evening bite in late June…on East Fork

Chad and Dad finally had some fun catching Bass. I guess you’d call it the late June bite. Just a couple of hours gave us some real Bass fun Thursday evening. Lots of Large mouth and few Kentuckies. The moon … Continue reading

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Half moon and high water, Bassin at East Fork

Chad put the smoke on Dad Friday evening. Taught ole Dad a few pointers on catching Bass during “high water” conditions at East Fork. Big water, lots of floating debris, and a half-moon in the horizon. It wasn’t happening on … Continue reading

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Full Moon means Bass will bite

Fisherman quote “about the full moon” from good friend; fishing buddy; and veteran Tournament Bass fisherman (Williamsburg, Ohio)…Terry Arcaro

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