Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
TACOMHQ, IronVader, TrophyTheFilm, Steve Swearingen, HuntNewMexico
61680 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 80962
stxranchman 52092
RWH24 44568
rifleman 44064
BOBO the Clown 41959
BMD 40612
Big Orn 37484
bill oxner 37469
txshntr 34253
sig226fan (Rguns.com) 31152
facebook
Forum Stats
61680 Members
46 Forums
425375 Topics
5870445 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#5886696 - 08/19/15 08:56 PM LSC: Oasis on the Brazos
B_Rod Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 12/27/12
Posts: 419


Hot days in August are nothing new, but we finally figured out a great solution...kayak fishing on a cool running river. Here are some pics of a recent trip down the middle Brazos during one scorching Sunday a few weeks ago. The see more pics and read a little about our float, click here: LSC: An Oasis in August










Top
#5886760 - 08/19/15 09:24 PM Re: LSC: Oasis on the Brazos [Re: B_Rod]
SapperTitan Online   content
Taking Requests

Registered: 11/17/10
Posts: 19770
Loc: Killeen/Ft Hood, TX
Awesome
_________________________
US Army combat engineer retired

https://www.facebook.com/scottsrusticcreations/

Top
#5886988 - 08/20/15 05:15 AM Re: LSC: Oasis on the Brazos [Re: B_Rod]
Stub Online   happy
THF Celebrity

Registered: 04/27/05
Posts: 14713
Loc: Dallas 2 Jacksboro
That is a very cool way to spend a hot day, neat pictures, thanks for sharing up
_________________________
flag texas








Top
#5887014 - 08/20/15 06:26 AM Re: LSC: Oasis on the Brazos [Re: B_Rod]
Pitchfork Predator Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 01/25/13
Posts: 11864
Loc: Murphy, TX Dickens county
Great pics and story. Thanks for sharing. up
_________________________
Marc C. Helfrich
Retirement Planner

www.insured-wealth.com
469-323-8920

Top
#5887029 - 08/20/15 06:44 AM Re: LSC: Oasis on the Brazos [Re: Pitchfork Predator]
SnakeWrangler Online   content
THF Celebrity

Registered: 01/22/11
Posts: 25738
Loc: Fairfield, TX
Originally Posted By: Pitchfork Predator
Great pics and story. Thanks for sharing. up


X2 up
_________________________
Originally Posted By: bill oxner
Now that food has replaced sex in my life, I can't even get into my own pants.

"Death is permanent...everything else is temporary!"

"You Cannot Simultaneously Be Politically Correct And Intellectually Honest!"

Top
#5887124 - 08/20/15 08:12 AM Re: LSC: Oasis on the Brazos [Re: B_Rod]
rickym Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 06/14/15
Posts: 5171
Loc: texas
Nice pics. Pretty part of the river there. It stays brown around here
_________________________
Originally Posted By: Buzzsaw
slumber party at Jason's, everyone wear your rompers. i'm having some made in urban camo

Top
#5887126 - 08/20/15 08:16 AM Re: LSC: Oasis on the Brazos [Re: B_Rod]
badger2b Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 01/28/11
Posts: 2080
Loc: Permian Basin
up
_________________________
“The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the public's money.”
-Alexis de Tocqueville

Top
#5887215 - 08/20/15 09:04 AM Re: LSC: Oasis on the Brazos [Re: B_Rod]
txcornhusker Offline


Registered: 07/27/05
Posts: 16015
Loc: Frisco
up
_________________________
Originally Posted By: dgilbert
I will always be the first to admit when I'm wrong, it's just not very often!

Top
#5887699 - 08/20/15 01:48 PM Re: LSC: Oasis on the Brazos [Re: B_Rod]
ChadTRG42 Online   happy
THF Celebrity

Registered: 09/16/09
Posts: 10495
Loc: Lewisville, TX
Very nice!!! Where did you put in and extract? My brothers and I have been wanting to make a Brazos River trip for a few years now. I'd like to do one with a few over night camping spots. Thanks!!!
_________________________

www.DallasReloads.com
Type 01 and Type 06 FFL

Top
#5888186 - 08/20/15 07:06 PM Re: LSC: Oasis on the Brazos [Re: B_Rod]
B_Rod Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 12/27/12
Posts: 419
Chad...we put in below Whitney dam and took out at Dick's on Hwy 2114. There is a $6 per person fee to take out there. Dicks is on the right just before the hwy bridge.

Top
#5888188 - 08/20/15 07:07 PM Re: LSC: Oasis on the Brazos [Re: B_Rod]
B_Rod Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 12/27/12
Posts: 419
Thanks everyone for the kind comments...

Top
#5888352 - 08/20/15 08:51 PM Re: LSC: Oasis on the Brazos [Re: B_Rod]
dogcatcher Online   content
THF Celebrity

Registered: 07/17/06
Posts: 80962
Loc: Abilene or on the road...
cheers
_________________________
Combat Infantryman, the ultimate hunter where the prey shoots back.
"Illegitimus non carborundum est"

_______ Old style calls for today's outdoorsman_________

Top
#5889511 - 08/21/15 03:22 PM Re: LSC: Oasis on the Brazos [Re: B_Rod]
booger Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 11/01/06
Posts: 2671
Loc: central Texas
Once got caught on the river there float fishing and had to spend about an hour under those bluffs holding on for dear life as a summer thunderstorm pounded the area with hail!! Caught a BUNCH of fish and had an insane amount of fun.
_________________________
Big ones line-up, little ones bunch-up

Top
#5890952 - 08/22/15 06:30 PM Re: LSC: Oasis on the Brazos [Re: ChadTRG42]
Slow Drifter Online   content


Registered: 04/09/09
Posts: 4325
Loc: Central Texas
Chad that launch from Dick's just below Whitney dam is anywhere from a 9-hour float to a Nantucket sleigh ride depending on the release. A nice overnight float is from Highway 7 bridge to Highbank. The only downside is I wouldn't leave a vehicle at either place, oh and you'll have to portage at the Falls (it's just a high water crossing. You'll pull out, walk 15 feet, and put back in). You'll need to have someone in a "hover pattern" waiting to pick you up at Highbank. You can camp on the gravel bars all along that stretch. I grew up along that stretch of the Brazos and can probably arrange a launch, a safe spot to leave your truck(s) at Mom's house in Pleasant Grove, and a pickup at Highbank. Just holler at me and we'll set it up.
_________________________
"I have no idea what WW-III will be fought with, but WW-IV will be fought with sticks and stones."

A. Einstein


Top
#5892605 - 08/23/15 09:35 PM Re: LSC: Oasis on the Brazos [Re: B_Rod]
barnez Offline


Registered: 02/27/09
Posts: 895
Loc: NETX
Awesome pics, hard to beat to Texas

Top



© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide