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May fishing on Lake Taneycomo

May 15th, 2015 No Comments

Well we had a pretty good rain last Friday…  we have digested all that water now..and are back to normal flow. Fishing has been good on the main lake with Gold/Red Thomas spoons..either trolling or casting Night Crawlers have picked up a bit…. Orange/Chartruese Trout Magnets or Pink under a float would work will in […]


Spring has Sprung..and Summer is drawing NEAR

May 5th, 2015 No Comments

It’s been a great Spring in the Ozarks.   We’ve had all the things you would expect from Spring. Great Spring Break Family fishing. Our Purple Heart Tournament was the best we’ve ever had. We are seeing new life on Lake Taneycomo everyday..with Mallards and Wood Ducks and Geese hatching everyday. The Eagles have hatched their […]


August..where did it go ??

August 25th, 2014 No Comments

Well it’s getting to the end of August already… it has been a swift one if you ask me.  We’re gearing up for a busy Labor Day Weekend on Lake Taneycomo.  Fishing has been good in the last week.  Key areas the past few days have been 65 Bridges, The falls across from Cooper Creek […]


May is here .. we’re headed into Summer

May 2nd, 2014 No Comments

Well it’s officially May..and I think everyone is looking forward to Summer.  We completed the last of our Spring tournaments on Friday. WE had 45 Purple Heart recipeints sign up, for our annual fishing Tournament.  There are sooo many people that work hard to make this day possible… and I want to Thank everyone that […]


Spring Fishing Lake Taneycomo

April 10th, 2014 No Comments

Well we thing Spring has sprung this time… Ha Ha    It’s been a flurry of activity on Lake Taneycomo in March and so far in April.  We are starting to see some warmer temps, although the Almanac hasn’t ruled out another snow …. We are enjoying the warmer afternoons. The grass is turning green and […]


January fishing on Lake Taneycomo

January 25th, 2014 1 Comment

We’ve seen some good fish already this winter. Makes you wonder if we won’t see another Missouri State record in February.. I hope we do.  Fishing this week was still great. January always offers weather challenges..but for those that have bundled up and made their plans, they’ve been rewarded with some good fish.  Jig fishing […]


Nice January Brown

January 14th, 2014 1 Comment

Jack Mason, a local fisherman from Reeds Spring, MO shared this nice Brown Trout with us today. He enjoys fishing Lake Taneycomo in the winter, and was using a White Maribou Jig.  Jack said it took him a good bit of time to land him, and actually broke the first net he was using. With […]


Lake Taneycomo Fishing with Scotty’s Trout Dock

January 11th, 2014 No Comments

Well the New Year has arrived.  The dock is brimming with activity with our annual Winter guests.  All our Spring groups and Tournaments are filling in nicely.  The weather on this day is Great.   Good to see the old Sun out again.  Everyone always asks me about winter fishing.. it doesn’t differ much from the […]


Summer is almost over… fishing is at its best right now

August 26th, 2013 No Comments

We’ve certainly had an eventful month on the lake.   The Turkey Creek flood was devastating to many families and businesses, that are still trying to recover.  The very afternoon of it, the Corps of engineers opened spillways, just to keep Table Rock in check. I’m happy to report that all lakes in the White River […]


The weather can’t stop the determined

May 1st, 2013 1 Comment

Determination proved to be the prevailant attitude at this years Purple Heart Fishing tournament. One thing that remained the same, was the satisfaction we get every year that we are involved with this event. Cold Damp and just plain Rainy describes the afternoon. Many of the boats left the Marina, just as the lightning subsided. […]