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I will be fishing this lake for the first time next week on vacation wondering what stage the Bass are in? Any of the lakes better then others for Bass? Water temp? any help would be great. Thanks

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Can't really beat Le Homme Deu (I never spell it right) for Bass.

We fished it last year on this exact weekend for Crappies. 3-10 feet of water was just rediculous for Bass.

I will tip you in, however, that the people we saw fishing FOR Bass didn't catch nearly as many as we did on Crappie jigs and small minnows beneath a bobber.

It was some pretty fast hefty action. I'd say at times we had doubles on 4-5 consecutive casts.

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I would agree with UJ. We were fishing Crappies and picked up 6 bass, I didn't see the Bass guys getting much. Good luck!

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bass fishing has been really slow on the chain. I think the females are dropping eggs right now and don't have feeding in mind. The weights for the wednesday bass leauge were very low (last night). 3rd place had only 8lbs something on 4 fish and most weights were in 6 lb range. The fishing should be unreal in about 2 weeks. Surface water temps are still low and only started to creep up into the mid 60's in the shallow bays.

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I depends on which lake you fish. Carlos, I think they are still staging deep and in pre-spawn. As of last week you could find no fish on beds on the north end of the lake or on the east side flats. The crappies have not moved up into the pencil reeds yet on either carlos or darling. For the the Wens. night tourny, we caught all our fish at 14 to 17 feet. If the weather holds by next week, you should be able to find some shallow fish. Good luck...

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