West branch flooding station pond

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West branch flooding station pond

Postby jonny2can » Oct Wed 09, 2019 9:53 pm

Scouting the river and ended up at a connected pond. Looks like it only connects when the river is flooded. Read something on a sign that what it is intended for. Packed with hungry large mouth. Lost count how many i got on swimbaits and senkos. Got over a dozen with Majority being 12"-14". Biggest just shy of 2 lbs. A unhappy regular said he has caught 5 to 6 pounders in there but never a smallmouth. All released to be caught again.
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Re: West branch flooding station pond

Postby jmdog2003 » Oct Thu 10, 2019 12:22 am

My guess is that place will produce open water action until ice up. A gem for sure.
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Re: West branch flooding station pond

Postby HEDDONFROG » Oct Thu 10, 2019 12:28 am

Sweet find J2C
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