Blue Rock Lake -- A Keeper

May 07 2021

James Mathis


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Reservation Number : 28378
Property Name : Blue Rock Lake
Reservation Date : 05/06/2021 All Day -
Total Fish/Sizes : 40+
Lures Used : Stick boat, crankbait, soft plastics

I was lucky to be the first visitor to this new club lake. It’s a jewel. I caught 40+ LMB, most from 2.5 to 4.5 pounds. Biggest three 4.8 lbs, and only about three that wouldn’t have made 14 inches.

I caught them all over the lake on crankbait, jerkbait, TX-rigged worm. But the majority came from the flats east of the boat launch area on a weightless soft stickbait. They were ALL healthy, aggressive, and fought above their weight class. Several times, they took baits at the boat, and there were followers chasing the ones I had online.

The owner, Eric, is a super-nice guy and came down to offer tips and his exciteement about having more people fish.  He asked that I post some picture to encourage people to come, so they are attached.


The boat is a narrow 12-footer, so okay for one person, but too small for two. It didn’t leak, but it’s older and the transom board is rotted, so bring a board as a transom back-up.

Route 317 is a gray rock road that is marked by only a weathered street sign, so you have to watch out for it. The white farm house of the resident is just before the road.

Tight lines!


May 07 2021

Scott Quigley


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Thanks for the report and pics Jim, glad you had a great day out there!  We’re excited to have Blue Rock in the club, those Wills Point quarry lakes have been blessed with some great bass.