The yellow bass and white bass have moved in to 2 - 3 feet of water on Monroe Reservoir to feed up for the coming winter months. Shown are J and R Guide Service Clients with some of their catch during this weeks outings. 150 plus fish were caught on minnows, Fish - N - Spinns
Adam and Andrew Wessell from Williams IN, caught 33 Crappie and 5 Channel Cats on Boggs Lake with J & R Guide Service on Tuesday morning Fish were caught on minnows drift fishing. Crappie were suspended at 10 feet in 12 - 14 feet of water.
Garrett Floerke from Williams IN caught 35 Crappie and 4 Channel Cats on Boggs Lake 7/21/14 with J and R Guide Service. Fish were caught with controlled drift fishing using minnows as bai . These fish were located suspending 10 feet down in 12 - 14 feet of water.
Jay Curless from Martinville IN, shows a nice channel cat that he caught with J and R Guide Service on Boggs Creek Lake on Saturday morning on shad guts. Catfish seem to be moving toward their summer deep water holding areas for the summer and the drifting with shad pattern
Bill Jenner from Madison IN, caught 48 Bluegill off the beds on the main lake area at Monroe Reservoir with J & R Guide Service. Bluegill have moved back on the beds as the full moon approaches for July. Some fisherman do not know that some bluegill will bed every month
Cameron Owen, Cale Mattingly, Tom Goode, Jace Steeler and Kyle Barton from Newburg IN, caught some nice channel cat before they got run off of the Boggs Lake by a passing thunder storm. Fish were caught on shad guts and strips of skip jack.
Tim , Dawn and Topor Haley , Dave and Noland Homans and Rich Holmes, all from Highland IN. show their catch of channel cats they caught with J and R Guide Service on Boggs Lake on 6/30/14. Fish were caught on shad guts in 2 - 4 feet of water.
Garrett Floerke and James Thomas Pruett , caught 200+ Bluegill off the Beds at Monroe Reservoir on Thursday morning 6/26/14 with J & R Guide Service. Fish were caught on worms and crickets on the main lake.
Harold Gregory and grandson Tylor Madox , caught 20 Channel Cat and 35 Bluegill on Boggs Lake with J & R Guide Service on Wed. morning 6/25/14. Catfish were caught on shad guts and Benny Roberts punch bait.
Garrett Floerke and James Thomas Pruett from Williams IN,
caught a tub full on Monroe Bluegills off the beds on Friday
morning with J & R. Fish were caught on the main lake with
crickets and bee moths.
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NORMA JEAN II
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