Table Rock Lake

Table Rock is loved by many people for a variety of reasons. It''s clear water makes it popular among scuba divers for diving, it''s clean waters is perfect for swimmers, skiers and tubers, jet skiing and kayaking along it shores, camping on it''s rocky banks, cliff diving and just cruising. Then there''s the fishermen! One of the premiere bass lakes in the country--best smallmouth and largemouth, and home of the state record spotted bass. Crappie, white bass and walleye round out the group along with some of the biggest and feistiest blue gill and goggleye around.

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29 June Upper End Report

Posted by Phil Lilley on June 29th, 2016


I did not go out until 7:00 this morning. I had a couple of items to do for the wife first.  Water temp was 82 when I left the marina and 84 when I came back at 1:00 PM. Visibility was 3 to 4 feet. read more…

Little Night Trip 6/26

Posted by Phil Lilley on June 29th, 2016


Went out around the house for a couple hours about 10PM.  Just dragging plastics and jigs.  Found a few here and there.  Gravel bite picked up the later it got. Ran into a pretty good brown fish in the process.  It sure is nice not getting your guts knocked out by wake boats.

36 Hour TR Trip – Dam Area + Intruder in MY Cove

Posted by Phil Lilley on June 27th, 2016


Brother and I were able to get away and come down for a short weekend trip. Saturday morning tried a little of everything (plopper, spook, jig, ned, 10″ worm, 10XD, spoon) with very little success. Spent a good amount of time trying to spoon docks but they weren’t having it. Not even one bite on the spoon thus Saturday morning/day was a bust. I have a habit of trying to force feed fish on what I WANT them to eat…not what THEY want to eat.  read more…

Cape Fair 6/26

Posted by Phil Lilley on June 26th, 2016


Put in 15 minutes before sun up and fished shelf rock paralleling the bank to start with. Actually caught several shorts and 1 that was 16″.  I was having fun so I just kept hitting the same bank until 7:15 with about 18 shorts total with several hits and misses. By 7:15 I was out of bank. read more…

June 26 Upper End Report

Posted by Phil Lilley on June 26th, 2016


I went out early and found zero top water bass. I switched to a Ned and caught 10 or 11 sitting on a flat in 25 feet of water and throwing to 12 feet of water. I tried two bluff end points and caught another 4 or 5. All were small and the best one did not measure. I decided to try the new rig trolling. I learned a number of things. For example, a boat with a wheel is more awkward than a tiller boat for trolling. Example two: MinnKota makes their drift socks with cheap hook eyes. read more…