All I have to say is WOW. Don't ever underestimate the size of a lake or pond. There are usually going to be bass of good size in places where people don't fish a lot or don't think it is a place worthy of putting in a kayak, jon or canoe into.
It all started off leaving my girlfriends house and I already had my kayak on my car. It was around 5:10pm and I always wanted to try a small place near her house that looked pretty good. I got out around 5:25pm and it was windy as hell. I was wondering what the hell I was going to catch since I've seen pretty sizable jumps from fish sometimes as I am driving by and sometimes from shore here, but never in the kayak.
Suddenly, I heard a ridiculous splash and heard a bird flip out in fear as a huge fish jumped at it to swallow it. I was like "Oh my god dude, that must have been a good fish or someone casting their large swim bait or lure out. Turned out it was a fish alright. A few moments later I paddled to the spot and casted out into the general area. I was pleasantly surprised with feeling drag being immediately pulled out and a huge bass trying to shake the hook loose.
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