TEXAS: Black Bass to 9 pounds On Green Soft Plastic Lizards

CONROE: Water clear; 57-61 degrees; 2.99’ low. Black bass are fair on chartreuse soft plastics, crankbaits, and Rat-L-Traps. Striped bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are very good on stinkbait, cut bait, and nightcrawlers.

GIBBONS CREEK: Water clear. Black bass are fair on green pumpkin soft plastics and crankbaits. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are good on frozen shrimp, nightcrawlers, and stinkbait.

HOUSTON COUNTY: Water stained; 64-68 degrees; 0.12’ high. Black bass to 9 pounds are very good on green soft plastic lizards, jigs, drop shots, and Senkos. Crappie are very good on minnows over brush piles and near the dam. Perch are good on live worms from piers. Catfish are good on juglines baited with perch.

LIVINGSTON: Water fairly clear; 58-62 degrees; 0.32’ high. Black bass are good on chartreuse Rat-L-Traps, spinnerbaits, and crankbaits. Striped bass are slow. White bass are good on minnows, soft plastics, and spec rigs in the upper creeks. Crappie are good on minnows. Blue catfish are good on perch and shad. Yellow catfish are slow.

SAM RAYBURN: Water lightly stained; 58-62 degrees; 1.96’ low. Black bass are fair on watermelon red soft plastics and spinnerbaits. White bass are fair on live minnows and silver spoons. Crappie are fair on minnows. Bream are fair on worms. Catfish are good on frozen shrimp, live minnows, and stinkbait.

STEINHAGEN: 0.88’ high. No report available.

TOLEDO BEND: Water lightly stained; 57-61 degrees; 2.79’ low. Black bass are good on watermelon spinnerbaits and shallow running crankbaits around hydrilla beds in 6-12 feet. Crappie are good on black/chartreuse jigs over hydrilla beds. Bream are fair on worms. Channel and blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.

Texas
Parks and Wildlife Department