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; 47-51 degrees; 0.01’ high. Black bass are good on chartreuse soft plastics, crankbaits, and Rat-L-Traps. Striped bass are slow. Crappie are good on minnows. Catfish are fair on stinkbait and shrimp.

GIBBONS CREEK: Water stained. Black bass are good on dark spinnerbaits, crankbaits, and Rat-L-Traps. Crappie are good on minnows and pink tube jigs. Catfish are good on shrimp and stinkbait.

HOUSTON COUNTY: Water stained; 49-53 degrees; 0.19’ high. Black bass are fair on clear/metal flake Brush Hogs around brush near the pump station in 8-12 feet. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Bream are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.

LIVINGSTON: Water fairly clear; 48-52 degrees; 0.47’ high. Black bass are fair on crankbaits and spinnerbaits. Striped bass are good on Zara spooks and Rat-L-Traps. White bass are slow. Crappie are good on minnows. Blue catfish are good on trotlines and juglines baited with shad and shrimp. Yellow catfish are slow.

SAM RAYBURN: Water stained; 49-53 degrees; 1.47’ high. Black bass are good on dark green/blue flake soft plastics. White bass are fair on minnows and Li’l Fishies. Crappie are fair on minnows and blue tube jigs. Bream are fair on worms. Catfish are good on shrimp and nightcrawlers.

STEINHAGEN: 1.25’ high. No report available.

TOLEDO BEND: Water murky; 48-52 degrees; 0.36’ high. Black bass are good on watermelon soft plastic worms with chartreuse tails. Striped bass are fair on silver striper jigs. White bass are fair on Li’l Fishies. Crappie are fair on minnows and white tube jigs. Bream are fair on worms. Channel and blue catfish are fair on shrimp and minnows. Yellow catfish are slow.