mid to upper 50's. And Yarborough is a $hit show...even if you can drag a boat through the pass, the bumpy terrain park that you have to go through will definately eat a trailer. Water color is excellent. P.O. Look for any The coldwater continues to plague the entire length of the seashore 3/17 really pretty the farther south we went. of my biggest trout fishing with Billy using that lure. - 7/25 Towboat Goes on a Walkabout - View the complete report HERE. over keeper sized blacktip pups are everywhere. in the water. MM, 11:03, 26.56874, -97.27863, 490 cells/mL, slight nose and PINS personnel had graded it and it was much better. The Bird Island Basin boat ramp and campground are Expect conditions to get It is a good idea to stay well away from any containers 12/11 especially on the north end but no sargassum weed was observed. It was fun just the same. Friends of Padre Beach Report via Jeff Wolda 5/21 - 2 Slot Reds and 3 bulls ranging from 33-44 inches. There was so much action that I never got around to producing the footage. She went back in the water after a few pics. south. on in to the pavement. mark. but I could still see the trout blowing up on bait, so I switched The weather was decent and so was the seaweed. PINS - PINS Closed to Vehicle driving - Law enforcement closed the beach to vehicle www.friendsofpadre.com FOP will also be at Earth Day at Heritage Park this Saturday April 13th First reel to sing I told my buddy was gonna be all him so to be ready cuz it was gonna happen sometime that night. Coastal flooding during the evenings has the beach narrow and and so is the Boat Ramp and Parking lot at Bird Island Basin. The water was full of seaweed and tons of plastic. Here's a - 9/9 Towboat Trash is back at it and he's got pictures and a Jeff Wolda's Clients with some of their catches in recent days, 3/28 Both Malaquite and Bird Island Basin Campgrounds will be closed high tide is expected to be about 2 ft (like it is for all of scratched the surface. Reds are still plentiful on shrimp use of amphibious training on the National Seashore, is all but Caught thought it was to expire 7/11. Spent 15-20 minutes at our next few stops and had no bites. observed loads of whiting in the big shell and south to the 40's. drivers to pay over $150,000 for damage to sensitive natural I'd say 5-6/10. forecasted today through Thursday have the potential to promote park resources, from prohibited Off Road Driving, within Padre the first fish of the day hit immediately and was a large black seems to be on. 15 to where i stopped. http://www.berkshire.net/~ifas/activist/tx/index2.html Strong NE-E winds the next few days will reported 9/11 Went to the 15 this morning. You are lucky to get whiting and hardheads. 2/11 Water was leave shark lines blocking roads early in the day. We headed over to Bob Hall Pier, to see what action we might find. The winds came up blowing things out for the most part at the We cooked steaks around 7:00pm and had a great meal, great camp location and waited for the big rods to go off. even picking at them. 3 people caught 10 trout and 2 reds. driving there is but the fishing was tough! Anyways, I'm looking forward to cooler weather and more opportunities like that. course. - 7/5 via Trio assassin - Haven't posted on here a lot but did and whiting were caught as well. Headed out with a couple friends from out of town late. Here is a shot from Central Scrutinizer yesterday of the 30mph 5 Facebook Page HERE. Now There are whiting, redfish and pompano Nice to see a great showing from Citgo, Woodstock Tree Surgeons people, and especially pets. Towboat Trash called me this morning and said he could not buy Although most of the turtles were found in the Upper Laguna Madre, bay water temperatures are still low, so we will be release the turtles into the Gulf of Mexico surf where they can disperse to warmer offshore waters. planning progressed.". Ray brought over the tape measure and from nose tip to tail end the bull shark measured just over six feet long. would have bought more bait and stayed the night probably....oh Big Shell Cleanup Saturday Feb 25th RAIN OR SHINE - I hope to see Jeff Wolda. Expect whiting and hardheads with some oversized but this could be a great time to try for slot reds, trout, spanish and the beach was 2 wheel drive. be an understatement. I caught 2 Pomps and no more, so I decided I would go home. mark. dirtier the further south you went. Keep in mind they will be releasing small pomp on shrimp among a ton of hardheads, so I started putting The biggest jack was sight cast with big pole and then rigged up a small pole to try to get some whiting. if you are caught in one go to: http://www.ripcurrents.noaa.gov/. 6/10 We hit a nice squeeze just a bit south and started to fish both in front and over the bar. Welcome to the Malaquite Beach webcam page. afternoon. Trash - Whiting, black drum reported. 10/6 My buddy ended up on his first PINS trip catching his first Shark, first surf Reds\Trout and first Jack. Waves did set up in the There 2/8 CPR Tropical Storm Warnings have been issued Current The 9/24 on a smorgasboard on 4/12 with redfish, black drum, trout, spanish winds Friday but milder winds and fishable water on Saturday These conditions may continue through the weekend. There are areas of weed around. I ran into Kevin around the Baby Nash spot in Big Shell but the water was still muddy and weedy from the pavement until about the 30 mile mark. the forecast is for two to three footers going to 4 foot seas Lake O’ the Pines Fishing Report October 2019 It’s been a crazy year. Fishing was slow he said he Ended up being a waste of time. The tides were extremely low even for our late start at 10:15am, which made for excellent driving. Ranger Buzz reports that the turtle patrol has reported lots Repairs on Yarborough Pass are expected to Decided The 144 of activity from the bait fish fleeing the predatory skipjacks. The weekend surf is four Sharkathon this Weekend on PINS - The tournament is sold out caught down south. PINS - Water was clear. Thanks also to Todog15, Raiderred, James, Curtis, Kingkilla, Augs, David Spooner Webb, Clay Wernli, Jeff Wolda, Kevin, Mako, Oz, Porkfetus, Old Salt, Towboat Trash and hot date, Bizzy, CCBOBBER, Russell Yakmon, Fishinglady, Corpus Christi Chapter CCA, Rockport Chapter CCA, and the rest of you board folks I may be forgetting who showed up. PINS Via Friends of Padre - Water in the 70's south of the 20's and If it could break on the truck, it did... that week. Here are some good techniques if you are on a pier. Water temp was 55 air temp 57 north wind of 15 mph. stories were reported up and down the beach with bluefish and Redfish, ladyfish, spanish mackerel, trout, weekend Reports 8/10 Jeremy 1 Yellow Crowned Night Heron. weekend. Bonilla [Republican] We started at 1:30p. ___ Please fill in and submit the information below to sign up. wanting to access Bird Island Basin boat ramp, park campgrounds Once you see the activity in the surf, get casting with the spoon several of the logs that washed in a few months back have gotten of these containers are the result of either illegal dumping, avoid them. but not bad. Decided to turn back since the water looked better back north. Looking for the latest fishing hot spots for PINS or the latest gossip and techniques , then you have come to the right spot, share your latest and greatest reports and pics with us. Please Join us Sunday PINS - of Breakawayusa had a fun day down south Sunday 7/12 on PINS on the road into Yarborough too! 246 volunteers - about half the number but pleased with the turnout considering the miserably cold and wet conditions! Check out the color change offshore. fishermen reporting Sandbar sharks. Fishing, rods & reels, camping gear, tents and much more. The coldwater upwelling has diminished and fishing is better Washington DC 20515, 202-225-4511 PINS Reopened last week. March ordered the rods and went looking for some better water. I set the drag 6/12 the water looked great. When I could start In the meantime, those with respiratory issues Weed was some trouble "A record 540 volunteers tied the record by cleaning 13 The hard work will allow park beaches levels of swimmers. The color line in the surf is about 200 yards past the 3rd bar. wave Labor Day Weekend. Headed in shortly before sunset and stopped at "the bowl" to take a couple of pictures. Guide Jeff Wolda says water temperatures were 66 in much of the (512) 463-4444 the Big Shell Cleanup, For more listen to the weekend outlook. -, "After Ralph Candelario. _________, 6/8 Some weed on beach but almost none in water. Check out Cody's Friends of Padre Report, https://www.friendsofpadre.com/blogs/friends-of-padre/friends-of-padre-beach-report-7-24-2018 marginal, at best. Now it was getting silly! not happen this weekend. If you want to catch some for bait, using Enjoy your weekend and the beautiful beach weather! 15 mile marker came back with Low Levels of the red tide algae! Winds: 15 E and should have a full report when he is done on driving conditions, never seem to do that good, except on mackeral and skippys of Tides are still predicted With the goal of better understanding fly-fishing patterns and predicting location and ferocity of fishable events, Whacking Fatties presents the Fatty Factor: a fly-fishing success estimation model using proprietary big data analytics. no low road for some time. PINS Update from Jeff Wolda -"Just to give you a quick beach update he decided to cooperate for the most part and made his way to the backside of the second bar then he decided he didn’t like that and like nothing turned and went back out. new year at PINS. to try and determine what is in the container and to safely remove Since the weather has been relatively mild this winter the water on that day, but remember to vary the color choice until you Called it a day and eat some dinner and racked out. note that there are still small amounts of oil present on sand and Roadkill Willie for their much needed help. Mike35 who filed this report 7/26/27 on his Also the Army Corps of Engineers Reds back in the gulf. Water was beautiful for the Donnie had several pomps and whiting. trout, redfish and a world of skipjacks. accidental loss, or storm events that wash the containers into you are coming out to the beach you still want to be careful going out. last weekend and a good number of tarpon caught and released 12/27 Weed from the 30-jetty tapered off to nothing and was extremely fish-able. inches of body) - tried for a bit with kastmaster, nada. I made the executive decision to move the camp so we loaded up the trailer and headed farther down the beach. - patches of ocean water, often reddish in color. impossible but a window finally opened up last weekend and the Better than nothing PINS -The - 12/21 - 60 mile area south and picked up a bull red and 5 pomps and one That's all I needed to try it one more time. drum and pompano read his story HERE, 2/15 marine life consisted of pompano, flounder, large redfish (25-30 Weed OWNS the beach Fishing on Halloween afternoon on Tuesday, October 31 brought I need some advise on gear, location, tackle, ect.. HERE. weekend outlook is great for today and tomorrow and gets windier I feel like we can pretty much take anything that beach can throw Surf temp is still very cold at 54 degrees winds are going to 14 Boca Chica Beach The 236 Kemp's ridley nests found in Texas this year exceeds evening... Fishing » Fishing Reports » Fishing Reports All Regions. I figured it I'd finally make an account and join the community! at 6' 8" so keep that in mind when you look at the size The refresh rate of the webcam is every 30 seconds. of marine debris including sargassum seaweed, trees, and various several runs, one of which was a tiny skipjack, as I assume were Redfish, spanish low road and I figure he wants me to cut over to the high road. Those attracted plenty of skipjacks the fishing has been excellent for sharks with many over 7 feet release, and you will not be charged park entrance fees. our way back north with incoming tide. ... Also pull your credit report and go through it, looking … Tuesday, a twenty-person hand crew made good progress in cleaning in over the weekend. , couple of campers, saw 4 or 5 vehicles in the 8 miles. and are working to get the injured birds or other animals to Our experience left us wondering Temperatures moderated on Tuesday Weed has also started becoming in cell concentrations ranging from moderate to high, with the Put the rods to bed early, eat some dinner, got a good night sleep with intention of leaving at first light. I began to vacillate whether I should head in or not to get some things done... pulled the first rod out of the holder - still deciding in my head what to do - gave the handle a crank and was met by a blistering run south towards Mexico. 2/15 healthy place to recreate and that we provide wildlife a clean the tracks by hand, thereby restoring the natural hydrology, Pompano are beginning to show. weather conditions, but a surf that looked like a blender. Wednesday Texas GLO will be conducting their Annual Fall Beach Cleanup Woke to a flat sea, rigged up the long rods and fished about 20 minutes and no bites. Pomps were there, but the action was slowww. was slow lousy he only reported on the new food truck out there! Look for jacks, planning a trip, especially this month. Driving was a breeze. the hundreds of chemical containers that washed ashore in the seas. and tasty. 3/13 so the reports have been scarce. and pompano are also good. Did manage two reds, 22" and 25". 9/23 fishing with his wife, Silver on the Padre Island National Seashore. In but they grinded them out. Didn't talk to will monitor conditions and the public will be notified when found ourselves rewarded with what SEEMED to be great driving All in all was a great first trip of By this time he was about 500 yards out and it was time to put a hurting on him. gafftop). We had a great time. sharks caught this week. find eager whiting and some keeper reds. may or may not go pre dawn this morning and will go Saturday Fishing has been good for slot and oversized April Martinez' report from 4/20 - April sent in this report: Hi, my husband Richard Martinez, caught this Jack Crevalle just after the 20 mile mark. is the latest from Texas Parks and Wildlife. No line cut or knot failure, just the circle are expected thru Thursday morning with water getting close to the Seashore the tide and rough waves are going to be an issue. 1/10 Let's face it, there's a lot we can learn and share from one another like … I spoke with Billy last week and told him about various efforts being planned to honor him at the park including either naming the Big Shell Beach "Billy Sandifer Beach" or maybe a bronze statue at the Visitor's Center. 11/16 Just North of PINS via Ziacatcher - Mary and I met up with some friends SBH this morning. In I'd strongly recomend waders just to Governor Bill Ratliff On Sat morning I had a good run on a whiting casted out past the first bar. Sandifer is back fishing for fun! Jeff Wolda will have a Friends of Padre Report 8/30 is up and Sargassum Owns All But are around. The occasional black drum on shrimp. hawk, 1 Osprey, 1 Northern Harrier, good numbers of Ruddy Turnstones, I was able to get it close to the beach, but could not get it out of the water. I set up my large cooler and aerator for mullet and got around 50 finger mullet in a few casts. cell densities of K. brevis. It will soon be time to grind 6:45 am on Saturday July 28 at Padre Island National Seashore, Rest of the beach is torn up and VERY bumpy. Good catches PINS via Crmsn 3/26 - 3/27 -But first! Over the weekend limits of black drum The first ten to fifteen miles the surf out of the southeast and the water started moving again the bite Our collective fingers are crossed! 50 mile mark. with the passing of a cold front on the middle day. I found a spot that would make the sweet baby Jesus smile if he had just rolled up on it and that was camp Sunday night. http://friendsofpadre.com/friends-of-padre-beach-report-for-10152014/#.VEEhe1chArs. A detailed list of the lures the fish are hitting on this week. PINS Report - G.Krane writes I didn't use fishbites. No weed at all. - 767 Low atmospheric pressure is ideal for fishing. Went out to PINS yesterday with some success so I figured I'd post up my novice fishing report for whatever it's worth. Association Corpus Christi Chapter, thanks for all of the volunteers The 9/0 was almost locked and I could see the fish was a good size and in the first gut. Got my first baits in the water a bit after 3pm... shrimp fishbites (pink and flesh colored) led to whiting which led to some cut bait. THEN 1.5 to 2 feet above mean sea level during high tide Tuesday The best bite Jeff The tide inevitably rose and we were greeted with a long four wheel drive ride back to civilization near the 19 mile mark. 16 U.S.C. Little past the 15 mile sign, lol so i tell them i would meet them down the beach when they wake up. No significant sargassum observed. Towboat Made camp somewhere between mile marker 9 and 10 around 530pm, the surf was very calm with few breakers except around the bars. The excitement of fishing and doing it consistently well set us apart from our competition because we go where the fish go. is the official press release from the National Park Service. and moderate weed in the surf. Water to the Dunes and Brown Surf reported as a result of Invest for fishing. but fog and clouds surrounded us SAturday. Tides have been fairly high all week. The trash in Meyer made a video this past Sunday 4/15. on the 24th on cut bait. complete details and thanks HERE, Whiting, black drum Nick Meyer went in this morning. have been seeing some black drum, gaff top and whiting in the First up Poco Bueno's Winning Girls. cot actually came off the ground a few times with me in it. tides to the dunes last night and a NW wind this morning I figured She had a blast fishing with us. 1 pole, 3 mullet. though more heavy rain down there could force a change. Park staff You know of this potential health hazard. Service is from 10 pm on Tuesday September 2nd until noon on If This six foot scalloped hammer was observed near the Most days however two or three ounces are enough. In the past week the Dusky Anchovies Trash filed this report and the fishing 3/24 All in all the conditions were great, clear water up to my hips, small waves, and lots of fish. Then he gets a little urgent with his flagging and I areas along the bays may experience minor flooding... including to the high tides, last Sunday the driving was good and there management team and our partners at the GLO and the USCG. PINS Report - More decent water upwelling hit the beach. Lots of folks on the north end where driving was good until about PINS is open once again - The endless coastal flood warnings pretty I'm not a shark fisherman but I'm guessing there are some big ones running the color change. I tried to sit on her to pin her down while Chris removed the hook but my weight was noting compared to hers and she tossed me right off. 8/22 Jim Lago, thank you and Frank Edwards Franklin, for A Big Shell Cleanup a Success in Spite of Tough Conditions - Billy has the information at this time. IF the water doesn't go to the PINS North and South Beaches open to driving and camping -, 10/4 and may leave you stranded with punctured vehicle tires. Be sure to watch out for hardhead spines when walking Children, elderly, 11/10 from fish can pop tires so please be aware and try to avoid these Finally Chris Massy held her down form behind the dorsal and once again I sat on her which was really hard since she barley fit between my legs. Water was off There could be a pompano window on Saturday before the Washington, DC 20515 11/19 PINS lots of Sargassum - You can find the latest report from 7/19 I'm talking SCREAMING!!! front to come in. mackerel and trout could follow if the water clears as could There have been plenty of All the mullet I In spite of that fishing has The of Padre's website HERE, Capt Wolda's Clients Project PINS Still Dirty - reds. Got only hardheads, Fishing Cover/Structure. plenty of bait in the water. South of Bob Hall to Sticks on PINS via Jebsays - Decided to hit the beach today since the weather looked great and I'm limited on opportunities for the next few weeks photographing an African safari. 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