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South Texas Plains Region Fishing Reports for Week of March 2, 2011

BRAUNIG Water clear. Black bass are good on crankbaits and dark soft plastic worms near the dam. Striped bass are good on liver and shad at Dead Tree Point. Redfish are slow. Channel catfish are good on shrimp, cheesebait, and cut bait near the discharge. Blue catfish are good on…


Texas State Parks Welcome Participatory Sports Competitors

AUSTIN – While most people visit Texas state parks to picnic, camp, fish, hike or just relax beneath a shade tree, there is a smaller, more physically-fit contingent that uses some of the state’s most scenic spots for more rigorous recreational pursuits. Hardcore ultramarathoners who trod the trails each year…


Wanted: Spring Break Trout Anglers in Tyler, Texas

ATHENS—The Nature Center in Tyler has about a thousand rainbow trout that need a home on someone’s dinner table. Each year trout are stocked into The Nature Center’s pond for fishing events in January, and they need to be harvested before water temperatures rise to the point the fish cannot…


Texas Outdoor Family – Big Bend Ranch State Park (3 night special)

Ever dream of taking a camping to the Big Bend region but just don’t know where to start? This 3 night guided trip takes you on a car camping adventure to Texas’s Biggest State Park. Highlights include camping and floating down the Rio Grande, guided hikes to rock art and…


Texas Big Bend Region Fishing Reports for Week of 2/23/11

Water Body Report AMISTAD Water clear; 67–71 degrees; 0.27′ high. Black bass are good on spinnerbaits, crankbaits, lizards, worms, and jerkbaits. Striped bass are good on crankbaits, jigging spoons, and minnows. White bass are good on crankbaits, jigging spoons, and minnows. Catfish are fair on cheesebait, shrimp, and nightcrawlers. Yellow…


Texas Hill Country Region Fishing Reports for Week of 2/23/11

Water Body Report BUCHANAN Water clear; 53–59 degrees; 10.78′ low. Black bass are fair on watermelon Whacky Sticks on jigheads, Rattlin’ Rogues, and Carolina rigged chartreuse lizards along ledges in 15 – 25 feet. Striped bass are fair trolling chartreuse Curbs striper jigs and Rattlin’ Rogues, and drifting live bait…


South Texas Plains Region Fishing Reports for Week of 2/23/11

Water Body Report BRAUNIG Water clear. Black bass are good on crankbaits and dark soft plastic worms near the dam. Striped bass are good on liver and shad at Dead Tree Point. Redfish are slow. Channel catfish are good on shrimp, cheesebait, and cut bait near the discharge. Blue catfish…


Texas Gulf Coast Region Fishing Reports for week of 2/23/11

Water Body Report NORTH SABINE Trout and redfish are fair while drifting mud and shell. Trout are fair for waders on the Louisiana shoreline on slow–sinking plugs. SOUTH SABINE Redfish are fair on the edge of the channel on mullet. Sheepshead and black drum are good at the jetty on…


Texas Piney Woods Region Fishing Reports for week of 2/23/11

Water Body Report BOB SANDLIN Water off color; 54–62 degrees; 3.06′ low Black bass are fair to good on wacky rigs, spinnerbaits and Senkos. White bass are good on slabs. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs. Catfish are fair to good on trotlines. CADDO Water murky; 55–63 degrees; 0.52′…


Texas Prairies & Lakes Region Fishing Reports for week of 2/23/11

Water Body Report ATHENS Water lightly stained, 52–63 degrees; 0.8′ low. Black bass are fair to good on tubes, Texas rigged lizards and Rat–L–Traps. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs with a few fish moving towards the creeks. Bream are fair to good on live worms. Catfish are good…