How to Catch Blue Catfish on Lake Tawakoni

Oct 2018
By CatfishGuideTonyP on 12/31/2018 9:23:08 AM • Rank (340) • Views 338


10/23/2018 8:00:00 AM - 10/23/2018 1:00:00 PM
We are in full Trophy Blue Catfish Season on Lake Tawakoni and the fishing this winter has been epic.  If you like to catch 40 plus pound Blue Catfish in East Texas, read this post.  Each winter the Big Blue Catfish come out from the creeks and coves to chase and eat gizzard shad on the flats of Lake Tawakoni!  We break down how and when to catch these big catfish in this post!  The number 1 key is fresh cut BIG gizzard shad!  Leave frozen bait at the tackle shop!  For more information please follow Blue Catfishing Lake Tawakoni.

Length: 45 inches (1143.0000 mm)

Weight: 50.00 lbs.

Depth: 20 feet

Temperature: 50°F

Bait: Fresh Cut Gizzard Shad

Hook: 8/0 Circle Hook

Captain: Tony Pennebaker

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This Fishing Report was submitted on 10/23/2018 8:00:00 AM by CatfishGuideTonyP.

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Lake Tawakoni Catfish Guide-Tony Pennebaker
2201 East Rabbit Cove Road # 3
West Tawakoni, TX Van Zandt

GPS Coordinates

Degree, Decimal Minutes: 32º 49.837', 95º 55.825'
Decimal Degrees: 32.83062, -95.93042
Degree, Minutes, Seconds: 32º 49' 50.23", 95º 55' 49.51"

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