Alert

Practice social distancing even when outdoors.

Please follow guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Check the status of the location you're planning to fish.

Some fishing access points are closed. As always, a valid fishing license is required and you must follow Texas fishing regulations, which can be found in the Outdoor Annual.

See list of temporary closures and operations adjustments.

See also:

Texas Lake Finder (fishing information for 150+ major reservoirs)

 

Texas Community Fishing Lakes

A Community Fishing Lake (CFL) is a public impoundment 75 acres or smaller located within an incorporated city limits or a public park, or any impoundment lying totally within the boundaries of a state park. These small lakes are subject to special regulations on catfish and fishing gear. Visit our online stocking reports for a stocking history of your local lake.

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