Fish On!
weekly fishing reports by region
 
SOUTHEAST REPORTS
 

Compiled and edited by J.P. Greeson, Bink Grimes, Kendal Hemphill and Mark Perry for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department under a federal grant provided by the Sport Fish Restoration Program.

SOUTHEAST
CONROE: Water murky; 54-58 degrees; 0.11’ low. Black bass are fair on pumpkinseed worms and lizards. Striped bass are fair on chartreuse striper jigs. Crappie are slow. Catfish are slow.

GIBBONS CREEK: Water clear. Black bass are good on chartreuse Rat-L-Traps. Crappie are slow. Catfish are fair on nightcrawlers and hot dogs.

HOUSTON COUNTY: Water stained; 53-57 degrees; 0.25’ high. Black bass to 9 pounds are fair on chartreuse soft plastic worms and lizards, crankbaits, Rat-L-Traps, and black/red flake Carolina rigged worms. Smallmouth bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are fair on live minnows around structure. Bream are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.

LIVINGSTON: Water fairly clear; 54-58 degrees; 0.51’ high. Black bass are good on chartreuse/white spinnerbaits. Striped bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows. Blue catfish are good on cut bait and shad. Yellow catfish are slow.

SAM RAYBURN: Water murky; 54-58 degrees; 0.05’ high. Black bass are fair on tequila sunrise and pumpkinseed soft plastics. White bass are fair on Li’l Fishies. Crappie are fair on minnows and green tube jigs. Bream are slow. Catfish are fair on frozen shrimp, live minnows, and stinkbait.

STEINHAGEN: 0.61’ high. No report available.

TOLEDO BEND: Water murky; 51-55 degrees; 2.00’ low. Black bass are good on chartreuse/black soft plastics, spinnerbaits, and Rat-L-Traps. Striped bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows and pink tube jigs. Bream are slow. Channel and blue catfish are good on frozen shrimp and cut bait. Yellow catfish are slow.