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.

Mexico Bass Fishing

Date Posted: 7/15/2015

We are off again to Mexico for a little fishing, but this time we have changed it up a little. 16 of us are going on a 5 day trip, as opposed to a typical 3 or 4 day trip. Why 5 days? Quite frankly, it is a much better value. Fishing for 3 days is $1595, while fishing for…

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Peacock Bass Fishing

Date Posted: 7/15/2015

September of 2014 fourteen of us made the trek to Manaus, Brazil to fish for the famous Peacock Bass. After 7 days of fishing, we landed over 700 fish with 51 over 10 lbs, 15 over 15 lbs, and 3 over 20 lbs. We are headed back again during a similar time frame. I booked this trip 18 months ago,…

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Private Water Fishing Goes to Thailand

Date Posted: 7/14/2015

Thailand: Spicy Food, Elephants, and Giant Fish In mid June, my extending family and I (10 of us) took a vacation to Thailand. We had planned the trip for over a year, and it was to be a trip of a lifetime. We spent 14 days in a part of the world I had never been. I had more curry,…

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PWF Adds Three New Properites!

Date Posted: 4/13/2015

3 New Properties Added to the Club! Private Water Fishing Is proud to announce 3 new properties in East Texas: Mt. Pleasant - Caresend Lake: Broseco Ranch, Henderson - Dogwood Lakes Estate, and Kennard - Lake Boatwright.   Henderson - Dogwood Lakes Estate The newest property is under 3 hours NE of Downtown Houston and 2 hours and 15 minutes…

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New PWF Referral Program!

Date Posted: 8/14/2014

Refer a friend, family member, coworker, or employee to Private Water Fishing, and you both save!   Members will receive a $50.00 credit on their account, and the person joining will recieve a $50 discount on their first years membership.   To Read more about the new referral program, check out the Newsletters page or our website, and open the…

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2014 Big Bass Tournament

Date Posted: 1/22/2014

2014 Big Bass Tournament 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…

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2013 Christmas Special: $50 Off All Memberships!

Date Posted: 12/5/2013

November,  2013        $50 Off All New Memberships!       Dear Steve,   Private Water Fishing would like to wish you HappyHolidays and a Merry Christmas.  A membership to our club is a great holiday gift for the angler in the family.     We are again offering a discount of $50 per new membership between now and January…

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Want to Help

Date Posted: 9/20/2013

Next Tuesday we plan to leave Richardson at 9:00 AM to seine the tilapia pond at Van Alstyne Jer Mar Lake. I need 2 guys guys to help. You will get muddy and wet. The pay is also terrible. Need a good back and a little energy. Let me know and you can ride up there with us or meet…

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2013 Big Bass Tournament Winners!

Date Posted: 5/6/2013

Our final results are in for the 2013 Big Bass Tournament.  We had a total of 52 members join the competition.  Big thanks to all of those that participated. It was a close finish and could have been a tie if not for the date of entry stipulation in the tourney rules. Bruce Prindle ends up taking 1st place and…

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New Features regarding Online Reservation System

Date Posted: 4/1/2013

Online Reservation System Update: We have added new functionality to the online reservation system.  After the last page of the reservation system, a new page pops up to verify your payment information.  You will only need to input the data one time and the system will save it for any future reservations.  You will also have the option to update…

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