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#4703382 - 10/29/13 10:23 PM Lake Lavon Hog Report
Ramsey Offline
Pepe' Le Pew

Registered: 12/12/11
Posts: 10499
Loc: Grayson County
I have just completed my fifteenth scouting trip to Lake Lavon and wanted to pass on my findings. all units have hogs, but the highest concentration of hog sign I have found is areas 1 2 and 4. an entry point is cr 318 and cr 325 intersection. areas 1-5 at the lake is bow only. park your truck and walk down to the pipeline and go right for a mile to the clearing. you can put a chum pile out as the rangers are very reasonable. if you make a left at the pipeline go about 400 yards and there is a active trail on the right and I mean active. I am hunting deer this month, but give me a shout in December if you want to get out
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#4703412 - 10/29/13 10:29 PM Re: Lake Lavon Hog Report [Re: Ramsey]
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Registered: 12/01/08
Posts: 1993
Loc: Dallas, TX
That was a genuinely nice thing to do.
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#4703525 - 10/29/13 10:56 PM Re: Lake Lavon Hog Report [Re: syncerus]
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Registered: 01/31/09
Posts: 3897
Loc: Abilene, TX USA
Originally Posted By: syncerus
That was a genuinely nice thing to do.

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#4703606 - 10/29/13 11:34 PM Re: Lake Lavon Hog Report [Re: Ramsey]
colt.45 Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 03/16/12
Posts: 9307
Loc: wondering about the woods
good info, bye Dec. they may have moved. this open ta public? flag
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#4703623 - 10/29/13 11:56 PM Re: Lake Lavon Hog Report [Re: colt.45]
Ramsey Offline
Pepe' Le Pew

Registered: 12/12/11
Posts: 10499
Loc: Grayson County
Originally Posted By: colt.45
good info, bye Dec. they may have moved. this open ta public? flag
yes this is corp land. the hogs are somewhat landlocked or a more accurate way to put it is they do not have reason to leave area. I have studied maps to get an idea of what is on the land, but also adjacent to it. area is very secluded, little bird hunting, tributaries close by. you gotta be willing to track in thick stuff. I will shoot a little low in dec to get good blood
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#4703674 - 10/30/13 12:59 AM Re: Lake Lavon Hog Report [Re: Ramsey]
colt.45 Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 03/16/12
Posts: 9307
Loc: wondering about the woods
used ta the thick stuff, & the long hikes, carry a light back pack ta pac em out, health jot as good ad used to be, still enjoy it though. thanks for info, flag best of luck hunten up

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#4704174 - 10/30/13 09:14 AM Re: Lake Lavon Hog Report [Re: colt.45]
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Woodsman

Registered: 12/29/11
Posts: 180
Your PM is full, but I'm just now learning how to
Hog hunt and would love to tag along and learn if you are ever free
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#4704227 - 10/30/13 09:28 AM Re: Lake Lavon Hog Report [Re: Young Gun 12]
Medic151 Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 03/13/06
Posts: 199
Loc: Wylie, Texas
I was told by the Corp office on the dam that no baiting was allowed. Has this changed? I told the lady "ya'll really don't want to get rid of the hogs then". I got a dirty look for that. Are they still doing the draw hunts?

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#4705755 - 10/30/13 04:23 PM Re: Lake Lavon Hog Report [Re: Medic151]
Ramsey Offline
Pepe' Le Pew

Registered: 12/12/11
Posts: 10499
Loc: Grayson County
no baiting is the regulation, I spoke to the ranger and they are not strict on this. but what I am willing to do is carry in corn for a chum pile.
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#4705763 - 10/30/13 04:27 PM Re: Lake Lavon Hog Report [Re: Young Gun 12]
Ramsey Offline
Pepe' Le Pew

Registered: 12/12/11
Posts: 10499
Loc: Grayson County
Originally Posted By: Young Gun 12
Your PM is full, but I'm just now learning how to
Hog hunt and would love to tag along and learn if you are ever free
I will help you with learning about hogs. it starts with scouting. there is nothing better than looking for hog signs and putting together a plan that works. do you have a bow or shotgun
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#4797482 - 12/01/13 08:38 PM Re: Lake Lavon Hog Report [Re: Ramsey]
Red Dirt Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 11/21/07
Posts: 5
Loc: North Texas
11 and 13 are gun areas w hogs, bow only on the areas you mention plus pressure is out of control on the west arm of the lake. Duck hunters blasting have moved the hogs north towards area 3. Still bow only, hard to get one within 30 yards just hand scattering corn.
Someone's best bet would be a slug gun in areas 6-13

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#4798674 - 12/02/13 09:00 AM Re: Lake Lavon Hog Report [Re: Ramsey]
colt.45 Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 03/16/12
Posts: 9307
Loc: wondering about the woods
Originally Posted By: Ramsey
Originally Posted By: colt.45
good info, bye Dec. they may have moved. this open ta public? flag
yes this is corp land. the hogs are somewhat landlocked or a more accurate way to put it is they do not have reason to leave area. I have studied maps to get an idea of what is on the land, but also adjacent to it. area is very secluded, little bird hunting, tributaries close by. you gotta be willing to track in thick stuff. I will shoot a little low in dec to get good blood
hunt old sabine bottom WMA just gotta know were ta look, hunting preasure makes alot of difference have set up bow stand were hogs litterly tore up ground seen nothing , they were doing most of it at night. u put out some good info up flag
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#5783500 - 06/10/15 08:46 PM Re: Lake Lavon Hog Report [Re: Dragonuv]
Hunter99-02 Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 04/07/15
Posts: 12
hey just read your details about hunting hogs at lake lavon. Thank you my hunting buddy and i just got all signed up to hunt out at lake lavon. We have not had a chance to make it out there yet. You have any updated details since all of the flooding occurred. Willing to share some meat with you if we get on ummm.

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