News & Updates

Steve Alexander

Is an avid fisherman and has been fishing private and public lakes for over 40 years. Rather fishing from a tube or small two man boat he has developed a passion for fishing smaller bodies of water. His desire to be a servant leader has inspired him to partner private lake owners with suburban fisherman.

Steve is a graduate of Stephen F. Austin State University with a degree in Finance and Horticulture. He is a follower of Christ and his teachings and a husband and father of two boys. When he is not fishing Steve enjoys coaching, gardening, spending time with family and friends.

Keri Alexander

Is a former school teacher with a Bachelors degree in Advertising, and a Masters degree in Education is our office manager. She and Steve have been married for 21 years and have 2 boys. The first time you speak with her or meet her, you will instantly know why she has the responsibility of keeping our customers and lake owners happy.

Cole Porter

joined the Private Water Fishing family in June of 2017. Cole is our Operations Manager, and is dedicated to making sure all of our customers’ needs are met.

Cole is an avid outdoorsman with a true passion for bass fishing. He spends much of his free time tournament fishing public lakes all over the state of Texas. He also takes pleasure in waterfowl hunting with his Lab Mia, training dogs, and landscaping. Cole feels truly blessed to be in a position where his work and his passion are so interconnected.

Scott Quiqley

Joined the Private Water Fishing family in August of 2020 as Partner and General Manager. Before that, Scott was a member of PWF for several years and has always had a passion for fishing that "spawned" from fishing farm tanks in Oklahoma as a child and grew over many years fishing Cedar Creek Reservoir.

Prior to joining PWF, Scott was an executive with two travel companies where he led sales and service organizations to deliver best in class customer experiences. He has his BBA in Marketing from the University of Oklahoma and Masters in Industrial Engineering from UT Arlington. When he's not working or fishing, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters, playing golf, or watching sports, esp OU football.

PWF Summer Savings!

Date Posted: 6/6/2019

PWF Summer Savings! During the months of June, 2019 - Feb, 2020 the two adult minimum is not required at Henderson - Dogwood Estates & Longbranch - Yate's Place! Feel free to fish as an single member or take your buddy with you anyway! No 1/2 day reservations unless you book an entire day. (Ex. Book all day Saturday and…

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2019 PWF Big Bass Contest Winners!

Date Posted: 6/6/2019

2019 PWF Big Bass Contest Winners! Congratulations to this year's Big Bass Tournament winners, and thank you to all the members who were a part of the competition! We look forward to another great tournament next year. We would like to congratulate Bruce Bernard for winning the 2019 PWF Big Bass Tournament with a 11.33 lbs. 26 inch giant caught at Dunlay - Lake Leinweber!…

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New Property Dickinson - K Bar Ranch

Date Posted: 3/1/2019

This ranch has 3 quarry lakes that vary in size. The largest lake which is 40 acres is called Lake KD, the middle lake  is 25 acres and named Lake Raymond and the smallest lake is 10 acres and named Golden Pond. You are welcome to fish any of the three lakes with a single reservation. There is only one…

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New Property Valley Mills - Live Oak Creek!

Date Posted: 3/1/2019

Live Oak Creek Lake is 10 acres and chocked full of bass. This is a numbers lake, with lots of fish in the 2 lb category. This lake is perfect for the angler  who wants to catch a bunch of solid fish, not just dinks. The lake has a large channel that runs from the mouth of the creek and…

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New Property Dunay - Lake Encino!

Date Posted: 3/1/2019

Lake Encino is 15-20 acres depending on water level. Like most south Texas lakes, the size varies depending on yearly rain fall. We have seen the lake as small lake 8 acres in the drought and as large as 23 acres when flooded. There are some large trees throughout the lake and water to 22 feet. Red Ear Sunfish, Coppernose…

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2019 Heartland 10-10 Ranch Group Trip!

Date Posted: 1/29/2019

2019 Heartland 10-10 Ranch Group Trip! Spots will be filling rapidly for the upcoming Marshall Heartland 10-10 Ranch Group Trip, with 12 spots open to reserve. The dates are Friday, June 28th thru Sunday, June 30th; fishing begins noon on Friday and ends at sunset on Sunday. Heartland 10-10 is a property with 4 lakes for you to fish. Your reservation gives you…

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2019 Cody Ranch Group Trip!

Date Posted: 1/29/2019

It's time for another Cody Ranch trip! The dates are Friday, March 15th thru Sunday, March 17th. The Cody Ranch trips have proven to be a great experience for those members looking to meet other members in the club. Long time member Zach Milwood has graciously agreed to coordinate another trip for us. Cody Ranch is a property with 8…

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2019 Big Bass Tournament!

Date Posted: 1/29/2019

This year’s first place winner will be paid $500. Second place pays $250 and third place pays $100. Since everyone’s scale can weigh a bit different (I have seen them off by more than a pound) we will use length to determine our winner. Please bring a “Check it Stick” or similar with you. Moreover, we will have an identifier that needs…

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Accessing Properties During Wet Spring

Date Posted: 9/27/2018

  Texas typically receive an average of 3-5 inches of rain each month during the transition of summer - fall - winter. We have had a very wet year, and some of our fishing properties will be less accessible by vehicle.    Check the weather conditions before making a reservation and check the weather again prior to your reservation taking place. When using private property road &…

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2019 Peacock Bass Fishing Group Trip

Date Posted: 8/13/2018

The fishing experience of a lifetime is how most visiting anglers describe their peacock bass fishing trip to the Amazon. Join us for this exciting fishing adventure  – a week exploring the fabled waters of the Amazon basin for MONSTER peacock bass with Ron Speed Jr’s Adventures! We’ve booked the group trip for Friday, October 4th thru Saturday, October 12th, 2019 and have plenty of…

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