A photo of Gabe Mitchell's catch

Caught By

Gabe Mitchell
3/30/2013 8:49:41 PM

Let my buddy's son haul in this one. 8yrs old, working a 12' rod. Begged us to take it from him but he got it in. Great job William! 44" from the 2nd gut.

Catch Details

Red (redfish) Drum
Bolivar Peninsula

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mullet head


    1. Gunner Newberry 0
      @rogerdale257 sorry man AT&T tower was down we had ZERO service on the peninsula today. Water this AM was great. Glassy. Just closed the shop so not sure now. ...more Sorry again good luck tonight!
    2. Roger Connolly 0
      Thank you, sir.
    3. Gabe Mitchell 0
      @rogerdale257 I'd take my chances in the surf. Maybe hit bolivar or west beach. SanLouis Pass should have fish.
    4. Gabe Mitchell 0
      @GunnerNewberry how's the weed on bolivar? @rogerdale257
    5. Gabe Mitchell 0
      @GunnerNewberry how's
    6. Roger Connolly 0
      I have a programmer so if I hit it fast enough I can usually get through, lol. No, just a 2wd truck.
    7. Gabe Mitchell 0
      @rogerdale257 do you have a 4wd?
    8. Roger Connolly 0
      If I wanted to go fishing tonight for some trout or reds, where do you recommend?
    9. Gabe Mitchell 0
      Been too busy with work and kids. Soon!
    10. Gabe Mitchell 0
      @rogerdale257 haha,
    11. Roger Connolly 0
      I've been waiting very patiently for YOU to post something about it, haha. Yeah, I saw @Chuck 's post today, nice reds.
    12. Gabe Mitchell 0
      @rogerdale257 no problem, we all learned from someone. I'm been saying this for a while, but if we can find time, we want to have a FS surf fishing event this ...more summer. @Chuck is the surf master.
    13. Roger Connolly 0
      Thanks a lot, man.
    14. Roger Connolly 0
      Lol, I gotcha. I've never fished in the surf and I want to get out there and try.
    15. Gabe Mitchell 0
      It's pretty fun/challenging sometimes
    16. Gabe Mitchell 0
      @rogerdale257 well, that can work. Usually you wait to you see signs of them, like one will jump. Polarized glasses help you see them 6" underwater. ...more You'll see ripples from the school.
    17. Roger Connolly 0
      Just start throwing the net out in knee deep water?
    18. Gabe Mitchell 0
      Check out our YouTube video for how we hook them. Fishingscoutvideos @rogerdale257
    19. Gabe Mitchell 0
      @rogerdale257 I'll catch most in the surf with a cast net. But most bait stores have them you can by fresh dead or frozen. Both halves work.
    20. Roger Connolly 0
      Might sound dumb, but where do you get your mullets? And do you just cut their heads off and hook them and throw the rest out?
    21. Gabe Mitchell 0
      @AliFish10 thanks, for three years in a row we've been able to catch one "as big as you are". Going to take a 50"er next year!
    22. AliFish10 0
      @MulletHead Hands down, one of the best fishing pics I've ever seen!
    23. Fishin_Fox 0
      Ohh ok man that sounds cool @MulletHead
    24. Gabe Mitchell 0
      @Fishin_Fox we review activity a couple times a year to see who is posting the most useful content and comments. The top candidates get invited to join our Pro ...more Team. Next review is in a few weeks
    25. MrPopular 0
      Congrats! You made it on the popular page on Apr 03, 2013!
    26. Fishin_Fox 0
      How do you become a pro team member or staffer? @MulletHead
    27. Gabe Mitchell 0
      @Fishin_Fox we have several Pro Team members in LA but our 3 staffers all live in Texas.
    28. Fishin_Fox 0
      Haha nice. Teach em young!! Hey @MulletHead do yall any staff that live in louisiana?
    29. Chuck 0
      Them lil ones like catching them biguns. Good job. William
    30. MrPopular 0
      Congrats! You made it on the popular page on Apr 02, 2013!
    31. Gabe Mitchell 0
      @TX_Troutman thanks bud, that's what makes it special to me too.
    32. Steve Steve 0
      Great to see the youngens having a good time.
    33. nick1 0
      Great pix
    34. MrPopular 0
      Congrats! You made it on the popular page on Apr 01, 2013!
    35. MrPopular 0
      Congrats! You made it on the popular page on Mar 31, 2013!
    36. delta 0
      Very cool great shot
    37. SqueezMyLemon 0
      That's something that kid will never forget awesome fish!!!!
    38. CorgiCatcher 0
      Soooo nice!!
    39. greatness627 0
      Future "strongman" competitor!!!!! Nice going little buddy!!!!!! @MulletHead
    40. Gabe Mitchell 0
      @marctrejo you said it bud!
    41. marc trejo 0
      Nice red
    42. marc trejo 0
      Way to go william never give up and you will always be a winner
    43. Matthew Simpson 0
      Nice job
    44. Way to go William!
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