1. Went out early with my brother and caught many 15" close to the bank. This was the largest from this morning. Lots of fog and rain.

    19.0 in. Largemouth Bass with a Pumpkin Seed Lizard

    1. M Craig 0
      hi friend
    2. Debbie F 0
      Wow thank you all! Its been cold and the Crappie bite is terrible but the bass have been cooperating. Life is good! Love this lake for sure! Tight lines ๐Ÿ˜๐ŸŽฃ
    3. dave miller 0
      as always nice job Deb๐Ÿ†
    4. Nice one!๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ˜
    5. Buddy Pierce 0
      nice bass!!! great picture.
    6. Looks like a spotted bass
    7. b ripoer 0
      Very nice Debbie.
    8. Joe Garding 0
      how you been Debbie this is Joe I am back
    9. Scott Schulte 0
      Nice Job!!!!!!
    10. Rick S 0
      Nice one!
    11. Beautiful markings on that one! Nice catch Debbie! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    12. Bill Fussell 0
      spectacular catch maโ€™am ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    13. Neal M 0
      nice catch
    14. Chad Jaco 0
      That's a nice one Debbie!!!
    15. Bryan Harper 0
      Nice catch!๐ŸŽฃ๐Ÿ‘
    16. thatโ€™s a beautiful bass Debbie ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘
    17. Shawn Jordan 0
      Lake Of The Ozarks is a beautiful place as well :)
    18. Shawn Jordan 0
      Very nice catch Debbie - I am looking forward to getting out on the lake either Stockton or Taneycomo soon love to fish boh these lakes - crappie - black bass - ...more white bass - walleye and trout at Lake Taneycomo - beautiful time of the year to be o the lakes just to be out in nature gotta love it !!!
    19. Tod Fisher 0
      That's a beauty, Debbie
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  2. nother big bass when i was little

    1. Shawn Jordan 0
      nice catch Gavin !!!
    2. gavin dewitt 0
      thanks guys
    3. another nice one๐Ÿ‘
    4. Bryan Harper 0
      Tank! ๐ŸŽฃ๐Ÿ‘
    5. gavin dewitt 0
      was that you Debbie
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  3. big bass

    1. WOW indeed!
    2. WOW!!!!
    3. gavin dewitt 0
      it weigh 10 pounder
    4. Debbie F 0
      Nice bass Gavin ๐Ÿ‘
    5. what did that one weigh?
    6. Very nice Gavin ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    7. thatโ€™s a nice Bass ๐Ÿ‘
    8. Bryan Harper 0
      Nice Bass Gavin!๐ŸŽฃ๐Ÿ‘
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  4. Crappie hitting good this morning! Caught many beautiful slabs.

    1 lb. 13 oz. 16.0 in. White Crappie with a Johnson Beetle Spins

    1. gavin dewitt 0
      i posted it
    2. Scott Schulte 0
      i'd do it
    3. Debbie F 0
      Just one state below ya Scott! You'd be hoofing it with me though lol. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿคฃ
    4. Scott Schulte 0
      good lord. where u at. I hooked the boat up
    5. gavin dewitt 0
      your welcome
    6. Debbie F 0
      Thanks Gavin. Thats a heck of a fish! ๐Ÿ‘
    7. gavin dewitt 0
      nice fish my PB is a 2 pound
    8. Debbie F 0
      Bryan, it sure does. ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ‘
    9. Debbie F 0
      Thanks George!
    10. Debbie F 0
      Haha Bill! Think I've had that virus for decades ๐ŸŽฃ๐Ÿ™ƒ
    11. Debbie F 0
      I will let you know tonight Robert! It is taco Tuesday ๐ŸŒฎ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜‚ Thanks!
    12. Debbie F 0
      Its always slab time Morris! Thank ya!! ๐Ÿ˜๐ŸŽฃ
    13. Bryan Harper 0
      Sweet! It looks it needs to take a Crappie!๐Ÿ˜œ๐ŸŽฃ๐Ÿ‘
    14. Outstanding
    15. Bill Fussell 0
      looks like you have the crappievirus going on miss Debbie ๐Ÿ˜‚
    16. Hell yeah Debbie! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐ŸปHow did they taste???๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜
    17. Slab time!!! nice work Debbie ๐Ÿ˜
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  5. My new Missouri PB for a largemouth. This bass was an absolute blast. Had my baitcaster on the ground to throw my ultralight for crappie. This beast hit it and wow, ...more I was running down the bank loosening my drag and praying lol. Big fishy smile! Released of course! ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿป

    8 lb. 2 oz. 22.0 in. Largemouth Bass with a 1/6oz White Rooster Tail

    1. Debbie F 0
      Thank you Jeff ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ‘
    2. Jeff B 0
      That's AWESOME!!! Congrats!
    3. Wow!! thatโ€™s a big bass Gavin! Post a pic of that Hawg
    4. Debbie F 0
      Hey Gavin, I'd sure like to see your 10lber! Post a pic of that hog!
    5. ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚. I wouldnโ€™t go there
    6. gavin dewitt 0
      nice mine is a 10 pound
    7. Debbie F 0
      Thank you Scott! ๐Ÿ˜
    8. Scott Sorrell 0
      Congrats Debbie...that'a a good one
    9. Debbie F 0
      Thanks Will ๐Ÿ‘๐ŸŽฃ
    10. Debbie F 0
      Gary, I have fished all my life and this is the largest I've ever caught. Keep trying!
    11. Will Stewart 0
      congrats on the PB
    12. Gary Zsigrai 0
      Wish they grew that big in northeast Ohio.
    13. Debbie F 0
      Thank you Mick and Jimbo! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜Š
    14. Jimbo Harwood 0
      AWESOME CATCH!! what a bucket ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘
    15. Holy sheep shit! Thatโ€™s a beaut!
    16. Debbie F 0
      Thanks everyone! I will never forget that catch for sure! Appreciate you all ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ‘๐ŸŽฃ
    17. Chad Jaco 0
      Way to go Debbie!! Congratulations!!
    18. Will Stewart 0
      Nice catch
    19. dave miller 0
      ok I am officially jealous great job !!!!!!!!
    20. Congrats! Awesome catch!!๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ˜
    21. Bill Fussell 0
      now I bet that was a sight you running down the bank after that fish lol but totally worth it!!!! great fish miss Debbie ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    22. Big momma
    23. That there's what ya call a Mizzouri HAWWWG!!!!!! Congratulations Debbie! Awesome fish! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    24. Bryan Harper 0
      Fantastic Midwest Beauty!! Congrats!๐Ÿ†๐Ÿฅ‚
    25. bango 0
      beautiful fish Debbie!!!
    26. bango 0
      beautiful fish Debbie!!!
    27. Pete Lyden 0
      can't wait to see the painting you do for that big fella
    28. Pete Lyden 0
      thats incredible!! ๐Ÿ’ฅ ๐Ÿ”ฅ
    29. I bet that was a surprise ๐Ÿ˜
    30. Let me be the first to say Awesome!!!!! beautiful work Debbie!!!!!๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘
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  6. My new PB Crappie! Thought I hooked a bass initially until I saw that flash! Didn't get a weight only measurement. Released this heavy beauty to hopefully catch ...more again. ๐ŸŽฃ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ™ƒ

    17.0 in. White Crappie with a Orange Beetle Spin

    1. Debbie F 0
      Some dandy slabs here for sure! Thank you Arthur.
    2. Wow Debbie, I'm taking a road trip out there
    3. Debbie F 0
      Thanks Jim!
    4. Jim Hale 0
      What a beaut! Congrats
    5. Debbie F 0
      Much appreciated Neal, Scott and James! ๐Ÿ˜Š
    6. Debbie F 0
      Lol Bryan! Nothing like a crappie foundation ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚ Thank you!
    7. Debbie F 0
      Boom is how it hit it B! Thanks B!
    8. Debbie F 0
      Thanks Bill! It sure was! ๐Ÿ‘
    9. James Martin 0
      Nice Crappie!
    10. Scott Schulte 0
    11. Neal M 0
      nice catch
    12. Bryan Harper 0
      Sweet acid stained Concrete Slab! Nice foundation work!๐ŸŽฃ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฅ‚
    13. b ripoer 0
      Boom: way to go Debbie thats a beauty.
    14. Bill Fussell 0
      what a whoppa!!!!! awesome miss Debbie ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    15. Debbie F 0
      17" Scott. I didn't have a scale to get the weight.
    16. WOW
    17. Scott Schulte 0
      good lord. how big is that mofo?
    18. Debbie F 0
      Much appreciated Jeff! A thrill for sure!!!
    19. Debbie F 0
      If fact I'm always looking up for other peoples lures as I never EVER end up in the trees! ๐Ÿ˜‰ Said a former hardcore Rooster tail user. Ty Capt ๐Ÿ‘
    20. Jeff B 0
      17"....That's Awesome. Congrats!!
    21. did you check the trees ๐ŸŒณ for rooster tails ๐Ÿ˜
    22. awesome slab !!!! WTG Debbie ๐Ÿ˜€
    23. Debbie F 0
      Thanks Chad! Big smile! ๐Ÿ˜
    24. Debbie F 0
      Thank you Dave! ๐Ÿ‘๐ŸŽฃ
    25. Debbie F 0
      I've had a hard time finding my rooster tails as of late so the beetle spin has been my classic choice. You just can't go wrong with them! Thanks Robert! ...more ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ‘๐ŸŽฃ
    26. Debbie F 0
      Thank you Melissa! ๐Ÿ˜Š
    27. Debbie F 0
      Chris I seem to catch mostly Whites here. A 15 is still a very impressive slab! ๐Ÿ‘
    28. Chad Jaco 0
      Nice one Debbie!! Congratulations!!
    29. dave miller 0
      congrats that's trophy and half wow!!!๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘
    30. Congrats Debbie! That's a monster Slab for sure! Looks like the Beetle Spin was the lure of choice for both of us! ๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    31. Congrats! Great Catch!!๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ˜
    32. Ive caught many 15โ€ but only one 16โ€ and all black, ive never caught a white, we dont have many whites locally
    33. Debbie F 0
      I've caught many at 16" but never that 17" until today! It was such a thrill and a gorgeous fish!
    34. 17โ€ and its a white they usually dont get as big! Wow!
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  7. Proud of my fishing buddy, daughter Madison! If anything good has come out of this covid-19 its the unforgettable time with family.

    14.0 in. White Crappie with a Worden's Original Rooster Tails

    1. Debbie F 0
      Justin it was not.
    2. was this at fountain lakes
    3. Debbie F 0
      Yes he was thanks Bryan!
    4. Bryan Harper 0
    5. Your right Debbie, my bad! ๐ŸŽฃ๐ŸŸ
    6. Nice One Maddie๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘
    7. Gorgeous Male Crappie! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    8. Debbie F 0
      Its a real dark white Crappie Shawn but thanks
    9. Debbie F 0
      Thanks B!
    10. Debbie F 0
      Amen Bill. Thanks
    11. Debbie F 0
      Yep George, very dark white male crappie!
    12. Nice catch!!๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ˜
    13. Nice black crappie!!๐ŸŽฃ๐ŸŸ
    14. Bill Fussell 0
      you are right miss Debbie......I see families out everyday together like I havenโ€™t seen in a long time and that is a nice sac-au-lait!!!
    15. b ripoer 0
      Thats a pretty crappie
    16. Darkest white crappie that I ever saw
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  8. Caught several impressive slabs yesterday. Didn't measure this one but she was long and healthy๐Ÿ˜ If you're a gardener like me, remember to save your fish ...more scraps. They make an excellent source of nitrogen and 100% use of your harvest.

    White Crappie with a Johnson Beetle Spins

    1. Thomas Moore 0
      where at?
    2. Debbie F 0
      Thanks Jimbo! ๐Ÿ‘
    3. Jimbo Harwood 0
      Wow what i slab!! ๐Ÿ‘
    4. Debbie F 0
      And delicious lol. Thank Bryan!
    5. Bryan Harper 0
    6. Debbie F 0
      Thanks Robert & Capt!
    7. Debbie F 0
      Thanks Melissa!
    8. Nice Slab Debbie๐Ÿ‘
    9. Nice Slab Debbie! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป Been putting all of my fish remnants in the garden for years! ๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    10. Nice!!๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ˜
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  9. Beautiful day for a nice bass!

    3 lb. 14 oz. 19.0 in. Largemouth Bass with a spinnerbait

    1. Debbie F 0
      Thank you Kamryn!
    2. nice catch!
    3. Debbie F 0
      Thank you Rich! ๐Ÿ˜Š
    4. Rich Pardy 0
      Nice one!!
    5. Debbie F 0
      Thank you Bryan!
    6. Bryan Harper 0
      Nice Largie!๐ŸŽฃ๐Ÿ‘
    7. Debbie F 0
      She will grow bigger Scott! Thanks ๐Ÿ˜
    8. Scott Schulte 0
    9. Debbie F 0
      Thanks Bill๐Ÿ‘
    10. Debbie F 0
      Thank you Robert! I vet you have a beautiful garden. We have a very large one that can use all the nitrogen it can get!
    11. Bill Fussell 0
    12. Great picture Debbie! Proper use of sunlight! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป Fish isn't too shabby either! ๐Ÿ˜
    13. Debbie F 0
      Thanks Chad ๐Ÿ˜Š
    14. Debbie F 0
      Thanks Dave! I sure hope too! ๐Ÿ‘
    15. Debbie F 0
      Thank you Ms Melissa! ๐Ÿ˜Š
    16. Debbie F 0
      Arthur, I sure did! Nothing like a properly displayed catch and release! Morris graduated that school with honors and I took note ๐Ÿ˜
    17. Debbie F 0
      Felt pretty big George ๐Ÿ‘
    18. Debbie F 0
      Thank you Capt! Seven lber alrighty!!! ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿคฃ
    19. Chad Jaco 0
      Nice bass Debbie!!
    20. dave miller 0
      wow very nice bass Deb keep it up
    21. Great catch!!๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ˜
    22. Morris taught her that trick
    23. looks like a Fishidy 7 lber ๐Ÿ˜
    24. Looks bigger
    25. Nice Bass and beautiful pic๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘
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  10. The Crappie were on fire! Best time of the year!! ๐Ÿ˜

    White Crappie with a Chartreuse Beetle Spin

    1. Thomas Rhoads 0
      Where were you fishing at Debbie? I live in St. Charles.,
    2. Debbie F 0
      Scott. your not too far north of me, the crappie will be turning on for you and your freezer soon!!!
    3. Scott Schulte 0
      yes โ€œIโ€ do. lol
    4. Debbie F 0
      Thanks Scott ๐Ÿ˜ Need a freezer full of those!
    5. Scott Schulte 0
      DAMN!!!!!!! nice
    6. Debbie F 0
      Thank you Bryan!! My largest is still a 16! Would love a 17!
    7. Bryan Harper 0
      Nice pair! My friend caught a 17โ€ Crappie the other day!๐ŸŽฃ๐Ÿ‘
    8. Debbie F 0
      Go for it James!
    9. James Martin 0
      Makes me want to go out!
    10. Debbie F 0
      Thanks Capt. Thank God for Spring!!!
    11. And just like that... Spring has sprung!!!!๐Ÿ˜
    12. nice work Debbie
    13. Debbie F 0
      Thank ya Ms Melissa!!
    14. Debbie F 0
      I appreciate it Buddy!
    15. Debbie F 0
      Lol George! If that only worked! ๐Ÿ˜‚
    16. Debbie F 0
      Thank you Keith! Me too!
    17. Debbie F 0
      Thanks Bill!
    18. Debbie F 0
      Thank you Robert! Shirt is from Florida ๐Ÿ˜
    19. Nice work ms Debbie!๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ˜
    20. Buddy Pierce 0
      real nice fish Debbie!!!
    21. They were mesmerized by your shirt.
    22. Keith Bodine 0
      Love those Crappie. Congrats Debbie. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ
    23. Bill Fussell 0
    24. Very nice Debbie! Awesome shirt! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
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Fishing Favorites

  • Species Bass, Crappie Trout and anything else that swims. Love fly fishing the springs in southern Missouri for trout.
  • Waterway Lake of the Ozarks
  • Lure Whatever they're biting