Prairies & Lakes Region Week of June 21, 2017

Athens
Water lightly stained; 81–84 degrees; 0.21' high. Black bass are fair on weightless Senkos, poppers and hollow body frogs. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Catfish are good on trotlines and cut shad.
Bastrop
Water stained; 75–79 degrees. Black bass are good on watermelon crankbaits and soft plastics. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are fair on liver, minnows, and stinkbait. Yellow catfish are slow.
Belton
Water stained; 74–78 degrees; 0.28' high. Black bass are fair on watermelon spinnerbaits and crankbaits. Hybrid striper are fair on silver striper jigs. White bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows and blue tube jigs. Channel and blue catfish are fair on shrimp and stinkbait. Yellow catfish are slow.
Bonham
Water lightly stained; 79–83 degrees; 3.00' low. Black bass are good on topwater baits, shallow crankbaits, and Texas rigged soft plastics around rocks and boat docks and. Crappie are good on minnows on brush piles. Catfish are good cut bait and frozen shad.
Bridgeport
Water lightly stained, 79–82 degrees: 0.06' low. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged craws, topwater poppers and squarebill crankbaits. Crappie are good on minnows and white jigs. White bass are good on slabs and topwaters. Hybrid striper are good on slabs. Catfish are fair on trotlines.
Cedar Creek
Water lightly stained; 80–83 degrees; 0.02' low. Black bass are good on squarebill crankbaits, Texas rigged craws and buzzbaits. White bass are good on slabs and topwaters. Hybrid striper are good on slabs. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Catfish are fair on trotlines.
Cooper
Water stained; 3.10' low. No report available.
Fairfield
No report available.
Fayette
Water murky. Black bass are good on green pumpkin soft plastics and spinnerbaits in 12–18 feet. Channel and blue catfish are fair on live bait and stinkbait.
Gibbons Creek
Water stained. Black bass are fair on chartreuse spinnerbaits and watermelon/white crankbaits. Crappie are fair on minnows and white tube jigs. Catfish are good on stinkbait, shrimp, and cut bait.
Granbury
Water stained; 74–78 degrees; 0.03' high. Black bass are fair on watermelon spinnerbaits and soft plastic worms. Striped bass are slow. White bass are fair on blue/black Rat–L–Traps. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are fair on shrimp and stinkbait.
Grapevine
Water lightly stained; 79–82 degrees; 0.61' high. Black bass are good on Texas rigged worms, medium crankbaits and topwaters. White bass and hybrid bass are good on slabs and topwaters. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Catfish are good on trotlines.
Joe Pool
Water lightly stained; 81–84 degrees; 0.01' high. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged craws, topwaters and weightless Senkos. White bass are good on slabs and topwaters. Crappie are good on minnows. Catfish are good on trotlines and punch bait.
Lavon
Water stained; 82–85 degrees: 0.47' low. Black bass are good on squarebill crankbaits, buzzbaits and Texas rigged creature baits. White bass are fair on slabs. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are good on trotlines and cut shad.
Lewisville
Water lightly stained; 79–83 degrees; 0.27' high. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged craws, Flick shake worms and topwater poppers. White bass are fair on slabs and minnows. Crappie are good on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines.
Navarro Mills
Water stained; 74–78 degrees; 0.21' high. Black bass are fair on green pumpkin soft plastics and chartreuse Rat–L–Traps near the dam. White bass are good on Li'l Fishies and perch colored topwaters. Crappie are slow. Channel catfish are fair on shrimp and nightcrawlers. Blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.
Palestine
Water lightly stained; 79–83 degrees; 0.08' high. Black bass are good on Texas rigged worms, bladed jigs and Whopper Ploppers. Crappie are fair on minnows. Hybrid striper are good on slabs. White bass are fair on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines and cut shad.
Proctor
Water stained; 73–77 degrees; 0.30' high. Black bass are good on watermelon soft plastics and Rat–L–Traps. Striped bass are fair on silver spoons. White bass are fair on black/chartreuse spinnerbaits. Crappie are good on minnows and white tube jigs. Channel and blue catfish are fair on shrimp and bloodbait. Yellow catfish are slow.
Ray Hubbard
Water lightly stained; 80–84 degrees; 0.11' high. Black bass are slow on shallow crankbaits, topwater poppers and Carolina rigged craws. Crappie are good on minnows. White bass are fair on slabs. Hybrid striper are good on slabs. Catfish are fair on trotlines and cut shad.
Ray Roberts
Water lightly stained; 79–82 degrees; 0.24' low. Black bass are slow on Texas rigged worms, Carolina rigged creature baits and football jigs. White bass are good on minnows and slabs. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Catfish are fair on trotlines.
Richland Chambers
Water lightly stained; 80–83 degrees; 0.02' high. Black bass are good on Texas rigged creature baits, buzzfrogs and buzzbaits. White bass are good on slabs and topwaters. Hybrid striper are good on slabs. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs. Catfish are good on trotlines.
Somerville
Water murky; 75–79 degrees; 0.24' high. Black bass are slow. Hybrid striper are good on chartreuse striper jigs. White bass are fair on watermelon spinnerbaits and small crankbaits. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are fair on nightcrawlers and stinkbait. Yellow catfish are slow.
Stillhouse
Water murky; 74–78 degrees; 0.21' high. Black bass are good on white spinnerbaits and watermelon red soft plastics. White bass are good on slabs and minnows. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are good on doughbait, chicken livers, and chicken bloodbait. Yellow catfish are slow.
Tawakoni
Water lightly stained; 81–85 degrees; 1.60' low. Black bass are good on Texas rigged creature baits and bladed jigs. White bass are good on slabs and topwaters. Hybrid bass are good on slabs. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Catfish are good on trotlines.
Texoma
Water lightly stained; 80–83 degrees; 1.94' high. Black bass are good on crankbaits, topwater poppers and shakyhead worms. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs. Striped bass are good on slabs and topwaters. Catfish are good on trotlines.
Weatherford
Water lightly stained; 0.77' low. No report available.
Whitney
Water stained; 74–78 degrees; 0.37' low. Black bass are slow. Striped bass are slow. White bass are good on chartreuse spinnerbaits and crankbaits. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are fair on nightcrawlers and prepared bait.

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