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    Walmart FLW Tour

    Lake Guntersville (June 23-26, 2010)

    1. BRENT LONG

    SEASON

    summer

    LOCATION

    intersection of Siebold Creek and main river channel

    STRUCTURE

    U-shaped ledge

    WATER DEPTH

    13 ' - 24 '

    CLARITY

    3 '

    TEMP

    87 - 91°F

    PATTERN NOTES

    The top of Long's ledge was 13 feet deep and the bottom was 24. In the morning the fish would chase bait and in the afternoon they would suspend on the sides.

    LURES

    2. MARK ROSE

    SEASON

    summer

    LOCATION

    mid-lake down to the dam

    STRUCTURE

    offshore ledges

    WATER DEPTH

    14 ' - 24 '

    CLARITY

    3 '

    TEMP

    87 - 91°F

    PATTERN NOTES

    Rose attempted to make precise casts to the deepest sides of the ledge corner. He'd start with the regular Strike King 6XD and then switch to the Silent Stalker model.

    LURES

    Strike King Series 6XD, Strike King Sexy Spoon

    3. DAVID FRITTS

    SEASON

    summer

    LOCATION

    lower end to above Waterfront Tackle

    STRUCTURE

    offshore ledges

    WATER DEPTH

    25 ' - 35 '

    CLARITY

    3 '

    TEMP

    87 - 91°F

    PATTERN NOTES

    Fritts dipped the Brush Hog in chartreuse so it mimicked a bluegill. But his main bait was the DT20, which did not make contact with the bottom, yet still proved effective.

    LURES