Red River Catfish Reports

August 15, 2021

Due to the low water and condition of the fish I have decided to suspend guiding for the remainder of 2021 or until we get substantial rains to create some flow and get the fish feeding again. I don’t feel I can provide a true Red River experience at this time. This will best for […]

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August 2, 2021

After attending the Cats Incredible tournament over the weekend, I am encouraged that we still have lots of fish to catch. There were many reports of good numbers of fish and a few big fish mixed in to boot. One thing stood out from most reports was that the fishing was much better early in […]

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July 2, 2021

Sorry for the lack of reports. I just got done with basically a 40 day run. A lot has changed over the past few weeks. The water is getting scary low below the dams. I quit fishing north of Grand Forks about six weeks ago. South Grand Forks has lots of water but very little […]

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June 1, 2021

Get ready for some catfish shock. The forecast is everything we don’t want. Nice stable comfortable weather right to nasty hot. Water temps will be rising very fast into the 70s and shocking the fish for a few days and then I suspect the spawn will be close behind. In the meantime get out and […]

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May 23, 2021

It’s been a crazy week for sure. We were on the best fishing of the year the early part of the week in one section and mediocre fishing in another section. Finally some much needed rain made everything cold and miserable and a huge downpour flooded one trib and nearly knocked out Drayton. So right […]

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May 11, 2021

The nights are still cold but we have gotten water temps to 55. Bigger fish are starting to show up and the forecast says warmer temperatures beginning today and on. This should kick everything into high gear and get the big fish feeding even harder. Stay Tuned it is about to get crazy. To book […]

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May 5, 2021

The water temperature finally reached 50 last Friday and the bite started improve a little each day. Lots of picking and pecking have some good solid hits mixed in. The big fish are coming alive right now and it appears it will only get better from here. There really is no pattern as there are […]

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April 30, 2021

The weather has shaped up and the water temps have finally crossed 50. I figure it will be a few more days to get the fish really moving but we are going in the right direction. I will be scouting all next week getting a feel for the fish and we will be starting up […]

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April 23, 2021

Not much has changed since last week. Right now we are waiting on heat. We just can’t get out of this high 30s and 40 days to get the water temp into the 50s. Next weeks forecast looks much better and if it holds we should be ready to roll on time by May 7th […]

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April 16, 2021

Over the past week or so we have had some much needed precipt which brought the river up a couple feet. It’s been cooler so the fish are on hold for now but with a little heat it will be GO TIME. Right now we look to start scouting hard next week and begin guiding […]

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