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.

TPWD District Fisheries Office

P.O. Box 427
Snook, Texas 77878
(979) 272-1430
Alice Best, Biologist

 

Lake Houston

Public Access Facilities

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Commercial facilities in the upper reservoir offer camping, boat access, fishing and other services. One county park, Deussen Park, located near the dam, offers boat and bank fishing access. Bank access is also available under the FM 1960 bridge. For more details, choose a point on the map or a name in the chart below. For emergencies, contact Lake Patrol (281) 324-2250.

Clickable map of lake BJ's Marina Ponderosa Marina Lake Houston Marina Duessen Park

  restrooms cleaning stations live bait handicap access parking courtesy docks weigh stations boat gas picnic areas camping

A: BJ's Marina

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B: Ponderosa Marina

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C: Lake Houston Marina

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D: Duessen Park

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BJ's Marina
Ponderosa Marina
Lake Houston Marina
Duessen Park