Darrell Lyons runs DW’s Guide Service and has been guiding full time since 1990 on Toledo Bend Lake and Sam Rayburn Lake. Along with his fishing guide service Darrell offers his services as a hunting guide, combination Fishing / Golf trips. Be sure to visit Darrell’s web site at http://www.toledo-bend.net/guide or email to email@example.com
Toledo Bend Reservoir Fishing Report
April 3, 2017
Bass ~ Good in 3-10 ft. of water on watermelon red wave tiki stick and smoking green trick worms fished wacky style on 12lb. fluoro carbon on a 7’3″ medium TFO rod paired with your favorite reel. Also early morning and evening on strike pro topwater hunch back in tennesse shad color.
Bream ~ Excellent in 1-6 ft. of water. Look for sandy bottoms as bream are bedding. Best on crickets and night crawlers under a cork.
Catfish ~ Good. Blues and channels moving back into deeper water 15-25 ft. around brush piles using catfish charlie and cut liver. Flatheads starting to spawn best on live bream on stump lines.
Crappie ~ Good over grass in 12-18 ft. of water on black chartreuse and red chartreuse road runners. Also over brush and logd on minnows.