Lakes Bob Sandlin/Cypress Springs/Monticello

Franklin - Texas

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The Largemouth Bass population is best in Lake Monticello where special size limits have been implemented. Lakes Bob Sandlin and Cypress Springs have respectable populations of largemouth.

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Lakes Bob Sandlin/Cypress Springs/Monticello Fishing Reports

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  1. 3 lb. Largemouth Bass with a square bill

    1. scott stewart 0
      Sweet catch
    2. Richard Hill 0
      We caught around 24-25. Had a pretty good day. If we could find baitfish we got bit. Otherwise they were pretty scattered.
    3. Pat Chandler 0
      How many did you end up with today? I fish BS with a buddy a few times a month. We usually stay a couple days at Camp Shiloh since it's a 2hr drive.
    4. Good one Richard
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  2. Caught a bunch today. Was a very aggressive bite!

    4 lb. Largemouth Bass with a KVD 1.5 square bill

    1. Don Adams 0
      Nice bass Richard, Thanks for sharing
    2. Nice bass Richard!! Nice work
    3. Richard Hill 0
      They just don't happen enough--for me at least!
    4. Scott Sorrell 0
      I love days like that.
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  3. Largemouth Bass with a green pumpkin

    1. Don Adams 0
      Nice catch, thanks for sharing..!
  4. Details: Largemouth Bass with a baby brush hog

    went tuseday,, windy day, water temp 61. fish on point in 12 to 15 foot of water. we caught over 40. all between 12 and 14 in. no biggys but a fun day on the lake

  5. Fish were in three foot of water.

    Largemouth Bass with a Red shad color baby brush hog.

    1. Don Adams 0
      That's a nice one James, Thanks for sharing...
  6. Little blue catfish off the dock

    Blue Catfish

    1. Don Adams 0
      Nice catch..
    2. julian robidoux 0
      Thanks ! Good to know
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  7. 4 lb. 12 oz. Largemouth Bass with a white/chartreuse spinner

    1. Dustin Owens 0
      Unfortunately haven't fished Sandlin exactly. this was caught on the Monticello side. I've only been twice but had luck both times in middle area of Smith ...more bay using a white chartreuse spinner bait.
    2. Kirk Van Huis 0
      Hey Dustin, I'm headed to bob Sandlin next weekend n never been there. Any tips for our Bullard H.S. Fishing team? God bless n tight lines sir...
    3. Dustin Owens 0
      Monticello...if you select 'See on Map' at bottom it should show approx location.
    4. Alf Tuggle 0
      Which lake?
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