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Lake: Somerville Lake

somerville lake

Post By: rebelsportsmanl      Posted: 10/8/2014 8:31:52 AM     Points: 955    
we are at lake somerville this morning and there is absolutely no wind. we were gonna do some drifting for catfish, but i guess we will go to plan b and try some anchoring in the trees. i will send a report later.
 Reply by: Lloyd Tackitt      Posted: 10/8/2014 10:42:29 AM     Points: 18748    
Sounds like fun - what are you using for bait?
 Reply by: rebelsportsmanl      Posted: 10/8/2014 2:26:45 PM     Points: 955    
we are using shad for drifting and shad and punch bait for anchoring. the shad are very easy to catch, but the fish do not seem to be biting them very good. in 6-10' of water you can catch as many shad as you need.
 Reply by: Lloyd Tackitt      Posted: 10/8/2014 2:44:17 PM     Points: 18748    
I haven't cat fished in a long time, but I always did it at night. Bourbon often played a part in the process.
 Reply by: Attila64      Posted: 10/8/2014 5:08:20 PM     Points: 1926    
Good luck. Let us know how you did.
 Reply by: rebelsportsmanl      Posted: 10/9/2014 8:13:09 AM     Points: 955    
i tried to enter a report last nite, but got an email back that it did not go to lloyd. this is not the first time this has happened, so maybe he will check into this. we did pretty good late yesterday. i did put on a picture of a few of the channel cats. we are heading back out this morning, but as of right now, absolutely no wind.
 Reply by: Lloyd Tackitt      Posted: 10/9/2014 9:14:11 AM     Points: 18748    
Your'e right no email notification, but the update was there and I marked it up with 50 points for each data point instead of the 5 points it was showing. Thanks for the update and I'll check into why the email notices aren't working. For anyone else that wants to do an update I'll give 50 points for each data point entered.
 Reply by: rebelsportsmanl      Posted: 10/9/2014 2:18:12 PM     Points: 955    
thanks, fishing was slow this morning.... an east wind blew in and it is fairly strong.
 Reply by: Lloyd Tackitt      Posted: 10/9/2014 7:42:44 PM     Points: 18748    
My Grandmother, the world's greatest fisherman, always said there was no point fishing when the wind was out of the east.
 Reply by: rebelsportsmanl      Posted: 10/11/2014 8:35:29 PM     Points: 955    
she could be right. friday the wind moved to the southeast and the fish were biting..
 Reply by: rebelsportsmanl      Posted: 10/13/2014 4:15:14 PM     Points: 955    
hey lloyd, i don't think the internet is sending you all the updates. i had put a 2nd one in for somerville and it has not showed up and i also sent you a request to be lake skipper for somerville and have heard nothing back.
 Reply by: Lloyd Tackitt      Posted: 10/14/2014 2:04:14 PM     Points: 18748    
Thanks! I'm trying to figure it out.
 Reply by: Lloyd Tackitt      Posted: 10/14/2014 3:25:43 PM     Points: 18748    
Your skipper application has been approved and set up. Please let me know if you receive an email notification and if the setup works. Thanks!

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