Red River Catfish Reports

February 1, 2024

It is February 1st and feels more like April 1st with temps in the high 30s and 40s.  This gets me in the mood for some summer fishing. It appears we are going to have an early spring with low water unless things change. We are taking bookings beginning May 12th Call or email for […]

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January 7, 2024

HAPPY NEW YEAR!  2024 is here. We have not had much winter so far which leads me to believe we may get a low water year. I have said that before and it is only January so things can change. This means will might get started a little earlier than normal.  Weekends are booking at […]

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November 14, 2023

We are already booking 2024. This could be a great time to get a unique Christmas gift for that hard to buy for someone. We have gift certificates available and can get them on the schedule in 2024. Call or email for best dates 701-739-5808  

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October 26, 2023

Winter is showing its face today. The catfish season came to an abrupt halt a couple weeks back with a pretty harsh cold snap but all in all it has been a nice fall. In the end we had one of the most successful seasons ever in our 16 years and 2024 looks to be […]

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September 27, 2023

Water temperature is holding for the time being in the mid-60s. Catfish are holding on the inside corners near deeper drop offs that also have a shallow shelves near them. Set up on these areas and put a couple lines on the shelf and a couple in the deeper part of the OFF current seam. […]

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September 11, 2023

One can really tell the days are getting shorter now. Cool mornings and longer nights have the water temperature making it’s annual decent. So far it has been slow but it is more evident every day that the bite is starting up later in the morning than it had been. Not much has changed as […]

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August 8, 2023

The past week has been really good for numbers and even some more big fish are showing up. The pattern has not changed all that much in terms of locations with fish still mostly right down the middle of the river. What has changed is we are back to the long sits again. The past […]

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July 20, 2023

My what a difference a couple weeks can make. I was gone on a family vacation last week but now am back and have been on the river for a week. The pattern is still similar fishing right down the middle of the river but it seems the bigger fish are liking a little deeper […]

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June 19, 2023

I hate short bites! It seems the big fish are nearing the end of the spawn but not quite and they will hit the baits but not take the whole hook. Solution, get a bigger hook and thread the bait up onto the shank to make them take it. I am seeing post spawn female […]

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May 30, 2023

Water temperature is at 70 just when the best fishing of the year should be commencing and there is nothing but heat in the forecast. This mean they will be going to the nest early this year, a whole two weeks early. At this point it has to just stay hot and make this short. […]

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