Bluegill - Big Bluegill

Do you love big bluegill?

I live in central West TN and love to fish for Panfish especially big bluegills. My son and I chase these little giants all spring and early summer. We are lucky to be within 40 minutes of Reelfoot Lake.  We also fish Kentucy Lake, Garret Lake, Davy Crockett Lake, Gibson County Lake and the lakes in Natchez Trace State Park. I am willing to share my knowledge of our area and hope to pick up more tips from this web site.

Views: 346

Comment

You need to be a member of Bluegill - Big Bluegill to add comments!

Join Bluegill - Big Bluegill

Comment by Keith Ritter on February 17, 2011 at 2:48pm

Thanks for the warm welcome. We always fished for crappie on the Big Sandy and West Sandy portions of Kentucky Lake. I would like to know some redear hot spots in that area. Jugging for catfish  on hot summer nights is also fun. 

As for a new fishing hole created by a earthquake my backyard would be nice.

Thanks again for making me feel welcome.

I will try to post some recent pictures of Reelfoot . You wont believe any of them have rotted out ever.   

Comment by Lord of the Fly , Rods on February 16, 2011 at 8:49pm
   I would have thought that the stumps in Reelfoot would have rotted out  in the past 200 years after the earthquake, just think of the new fishing holes that will be created during the next quake.
Comment by Greg Wade on February 16, 2011 at 8:48pm

Welcome Keith!

Do you fish for big Redear down at KY Lake? It's one heck of a fishery.

Comment by Keith Ritter on February 16, 2011 at 8:06pm
Will do. I hope we get some rain this spring. the lake is really low and the stumps are high.
Comment by Lord of the Fly , Rods on February 15, 2011 at 9:20pm
Welcome Keith, I see the storms about 30 minutes before they cross the Mississippi and head to you, show us some big Reelfoot  keepers this spring.

Latest Activity

dick tabbert posted photos
8 hours ago
John Sheehan commented on Josh Neugebauer's group Bass Fishing
"Large Shiner on a 1/4 oz. Squirrel Tail Jig took this nice Bass along  a Rock Ledge ."
11 hours ago
John Sheehan commented on chris's group pickerel fishermen
"A pair of Twins both 4# 6oz. Top Fish Grabbed a Trolled Bomber 6A Crankbait  Chartreuse Shad…"
12 hours ago
John Sheehan commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Thumbnail

More Variety From Columbus Day Weekend

"Free feathers ,yes i like that too Jeff .Got two Squirrel tails last week .Road kill found while…"
18 hours ago
John Sheehan commented on John Sheehan's photo
Thumbnail

Gregs SpinnerRig /Live Bait Pickerel

"Was hoping to locate the big Crappie but we didn't .I am wondering if our live shiners were…"
18 hours ago
dick tabbert commented on John Sheehan's photo
Thumbnail

Gregs SpinnerRig /Live Bait Pickerel

"Well John looks like all the toothy critters were cooperating. WTG"
18 hours ago
Jeffrey D. Abney posted a status
"The challenges of Fall weather have begun in earnest,our first "winter" storm earlier this week and now a tropical storm late in the weekend"
yesterday
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Thumbnail

More Variety From Columbus Day Weekend

"Indeed John......and having the Tabbert bugs along how could one miss.........it's cool to…"
yesterday
John Sheehan commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Thumbnail

More Variety From Columbus Day Weekend

" Yes RBS have a very competitive nature Jeff! I catch lots of them  in a small river on…"
yesterday
John Sheehan commented on John Sheehan's photo
Thumbnail

Chunky 14" Bass took Squirrel Tail Jig/Live Shiner

"Thanks Jeff a few Fish couldn't resist Large Shiners!"
yesterday
John Sheehan commented on John Sheehan's photo
Thumbnail

Crankbait Trolled 4#,6oz.

"Twin 4# 6 oz. Pickerel that day ,both great Fighters Jeffrey ! Thanks!"
yesterday
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on John Sheehan's photo
Thumbnail

Crankbait Trolled 4#,6oz.

"This is a solid chain!"
Wednesday
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on John Sheehan's photo
Thumbnail

Chunky 14" Bass took Squirrel Tail Jig/Live Shiner

"Chunky bass.......nice fish John...."
Wednesday
Jeffrey D. Abney commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Thumbnail

More Variety From Columbus Day Weekend

"Thanks John......These stocked fish are gaining length qickly...I'm hoping they start filling…"
Wednesday
John Sheehan commented on John Sheehan's photo
Thumbnail

Crankbait Trolled 4#,6oz.

"Took the Bomber 6A Crank bait .Chartreuse Shad Pattern."
Wednesday
John Sheehan commented on John Sheehan's photo
Thumbnail

Crankbait Trolled 4#,6oz.

"Took the Bomber 6A Crank bait ."
Wednesday
John Sheehan commented on John Sheehan's photo
Thumbnail

Spinner Rig /Live Bait 4#6 oz

"That's either a 1/0 or 1 Aberdeen hook .The longer shank and larger hook on those Large…"
Wednesday
John Sheehan posted photos
Wednesday
John Sheehan commented on Jeffrey D. Abney's photo
Wednesday
Jeffrey D. Abney posted photos
Wednesday

© 2019   Created by Bluegill.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service