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August 5, 2014

Hit and Run Flounder (Video)

If you ever have flounder hit and then run hard, pay close attention to this video. You could be missing out on huge flounder by not following the tips in the clip and closely watching this […]
June 4, 2014

TF&G Reader Story (Humor): Floundering on Flounder

TF&G reader Chris Fleury sent in this inspiring story about flounder fishing this week.  Check it out below. I have lived in victoria for 20 years and regardless of my various attempts to catch a flounder […]
March 10, 2014

Flounder caught 35 miles north of Sabine Lake!

Helen Curl shared this super cool photo of a tiny flounder caught 35 miles north of Sabine Lake in the Indian Lake area of the Sabine River near Deweyville. I am not sure what variety of flounder […]
March 5, 2014

Guess the weight of this MONSTER flounder

Can you guess the weight of this mammoth flounder I am holding? This was not a personal catch but a fish used for broodstock at the University of Texas Marine Science Institute and I had the […]
December 18, 2013

Micro Flounder (photo)

Just had to post an update with this pic sent in awhile back by Shane Bonnot of Sea Center Texas. He shot this while they were harvesting the fish for the Sabine stocking. It’s a perfect […]
December 11, 2013

Dreaming BIG for flounder

I’ll never forget the first big flounder that graced my eyes. Flopping in the shallow waters of the southeast side of Bessie Heights Marsh, it had my Zebco 808 tested to the max and my heart […]
December 4, 2013

Menhaden mimickers are the key

Flounder like tiny menhaden. If you are seeing a lot of flounder striking the surface and “rolling” as I like to call it but cannot get them to hit, switch to tiny shad imitations. I caught […]
November 27, 2013

Gear For the Fall Flounder Run

Flounder Run In 2011 I took part in an epic challenge to catch 100 flounder in five days on artificial lure only. It was called the Fall Flounder Run. I was able to catch 102 flounder […]
November 20, 2013

Flounder Q&A

Here are a few questions I have been asked about flounder that seem to pop up frequently. Enjoy and feel free to send me any of your questions.  Q: What do you consider a “trophy” flounder to be? A: […]
November 6, 2013

Remember Tides Are Like Waves

Judging from questions I get from readers, tides cause more confusion among coastal anglers than any other subject does.  One of the questions I hear most often goes something like this: “I saw where the low […]