Sam Rayburn Weekly Fishing Report
- May 17, 2017
- Water stained; 72–76 degrees; 1.50’ low. Black bass are fair on watermelon red soft plastics and crankbaits. White bass are fair on minnows, hellbenders, and silver spoons. Crappie are good on minnows and white tube jigs over brush piles. Bream are fair on nightcrawlers. Catfish are good on trotlines baited with live bait.
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