Posted By Kris/ In Castaway Lodge / Tuesday, June 1, 2010

SAB Trout, Shell Maze Mastery & Mystery

Trout fishing looked like it was going to be "pure gravy" over the long weekend after "smoke poling" them with live Croaker on Friday. The tide fell out big time overnight Friday and trashed the outside beach. That, along with West wind at 15 knots trashing the interior bay waters took a quick toll on our success during the early morning hours. As the mornings faded and we approached mid-day it seemed that the winds began to settle and waters cleaned up a bit. Guessing where we might find an "emerging" bite became a challenge. Any signs of success were quickly thwarted with a disintegrating bite and undersized fish leaving us short of limits. That's not uncommon during transitional periods where "styles conflict with timing and weather".

Part of the Hurricane Forecast being so elevated is partially due to a "backing down of the El Nino" and strong winds deminishing this summer. That should set us up for a more traditional season with light winds early; increasing winds mid-day; and, calming winds overnight. That's a lethal combination for fishermen on this stretch of the coast, we shall see.

Capt. Kris Kelley
Castaway Lodge, Inc.
1-888-618-4868
www.seadriftbayfishing.com

Tags Lodge

Comments

Add Your Comment

Thank you for posting your comments. We will review them shortly and add them to our blog!

Latest Posts

Posted 1/27/2019/By Kris
Capt. Trey Ross is reporting solid Redfish action on plum/chart
Posted 1/23/2019/By Kris
With a warmer than expected Winter, the fishing calendar will be taking off
Posted 1/7/2019/By Kris
Fishing has been off the charts of late with Cast & Blast
Posted 12/30/2018/By Kris
Widely scattered birds and plenty of ducks capable of concentrating on private flooded property
Posted 12/10/2018/By Kris
Great opener of the 2nd Split and some fantastic rod bending going on as well

Castaway Lodge

Centrally located in Seadrift, Texas, Castaway Lodge encompasses two adjacent campuses covering 3.5 acres with 700' of bayou frontage and 15,000 sf of comfort, convenience, and privacy in the Heart of Seadrift!

Castaway Lodge

© Copyright 2019, Castaway Lodge, Inc., All rights reserved.