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Has anybody ever tried to go out like at 3 or 4 n the am and shoot till daylight ?We usually shoot right @ dark till round 1 or 2 the following morn ... Did yal do any better or did it seem to be bout the same ?
 

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Has anybody ever tried to go out like at 3 or 4 n the am and shoot till daylight ?We usually shoot right @ dark till round 1 or 2 the following morn ... Did yal do any better or did it seem to be bout the same ?
From my experience, the best time seems to be about 2 hours after sunset till about an hour before sunrise. But during the spawn, I have better luck from sunrise till about noon. 90% of my night shooting is from dark till about 2am like you do.
 

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for me atleast. shooting is best right when it gets dark. Right around midnight we stop seeing as many fish. maybe we just get to tired to actually find them but there out there somewhere. I think its like right when the sun goes down they move up to the warmer water then as the night progresses they start moving back down, just my thoughts.
 

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We usually get on the water about a hour before sunset and shoot till 6am and have noticed we do most of the shooting on feeding fish based on the times the lunar clocks and such. We still see/shoot fish not at peak times but theyre usually held up in weeds and not active. Usually during peak times we catch the big gar out cruising off creek mouths and points.
 

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We usually get on the water about a hour before sunset and shoot till 6am and have noticed we do most of the shooting on feeding fish based on the times the lunar clocks and such. We still see/shoot fish not at peak times but theyre usually held up in weeds and not active. Usually during peak times we catch the big gar out cruising off creek mouths and points.
Never thought to mention the lunar clock. Moon rise and moon set are always a good time for fish movement.
 

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Another good trick I figured out is if your shooting in a area with lots of hydrillia high in the water carry a handful of golfball sized rocks and chunk one in the grass next to the bank and shoot em when they swim out.
 

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for me atleast. shooting is best right when it gets dark. Right around midnight we stop seeing as many fish. maybe we just get to tired to actually find them but there out there somewhere. I think its like right when the sun goes down they move up to the warmer water then as the night progresses they start moving back down, just my thoughts.
This guy says this cause right from the start he doesn't miss. He's killed them all by midnight :D
 
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