South Texas Plains Region Week of December 7, 2016

Braunig
Water murky. Black bass are fair on watermelon spinnerbaits and crankbaits. Striped bass are slow. Redfish are fair on live perch and shad near the dam. Channel catfish are good on chicken livers, shrimp, and cut shad. Blue catfish are good on cut bait.
Calaveras
Water murky. Black bass are fair on watermelon spinnerbaits and Rat–L–Traps. Striped bass are fair on silver striper jigs. Redfish are fair on live perch, shad, and spoons. Channel and blue catfish are good on liver, shrimp, and cut shad. Yellow catfish are slow.
Choke Canyon
Water stained; 69–73 degrees; 19.51' low. Black bass are fair on watermelon soft plastics, crankbaits, and spinnerbaits early and late. White bass are fair on minnows. Crappie are good on minnows and pink tube jigs. Channel and blue catfish are fair on frozen shrimp, hot dogs, and stinkbait. Yellow catfish are fair on live perch.
Coleto Creek
Water murky; 76 degrees at the hot water discharge, 63 degrees in main lake; 2.43' low. Black bass are good on pumpkinseed soft plastics and crankbaits. White bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows and green tube jigs near Coletoville Bridge in 8–12 feet. Channel and blue catfish to 6 pounds are fair on live perch in 8–12 feet. Yellow catfish are slow.
Falcon
Water murky; 70–74 degrees; 28.65' low. Black bass are good on chartreuse spinnerbaits, crankbaits, and Rat–L–Traps. Striped bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are very good on cut bait and shrimp upriver. Yellow catfish are slow. Everyone in a boat must have a Mexico fishing license (if fishing the Mexico side) whether fishing or not.

« Fishing Report Search

To prevent the spread of zebra mussels, the law requires draining of water from boats and onboard receptacles when leaving or approaching public fresh waters. Get details.

Back to Top
Back to Top