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Ray Roberts Lake, TX
2016-04-29
Fishing at Ray Roberts Lake has been very good for weeks and is now even better. Crappie are showing up on brush piles in 15-20 feet of water. They are hitting minnows and small jigs fished over t... [more]

Welcome to FishingNotes.com Lake Palestine fishing report page. Here you will find all the information you need to make the best decisions for today's fishing. Current weather including air temperature, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction are continuously updated throughout the day. Lake Palestine water temperature is one of the vital statistics included on this page. We also include the moon phase as full and new moons are generally better fishing times. Help in choosing what time to hit the water with daily sunrise and sunset times plus moon rise and moon set times. We would love to hear how your fishing trip went, feel free to share your days success on the community report page. Good luck and we hope you catch a full bag today!
State:
Texas
Latitude:
32.186166
Maximum Depth (ft):
65
County:
Anderson
Longitude:
-95.494088
Normal Elevation (ft):
346
Inpoundment Type:
Lake
Water Clarity:
0-1 ft
Boat Access:
Paved Ramps
Surface Area (acres):
25600
Water Temp Factors:
Boat Limits:
No Restrictions
Lake Management:
Other
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Guest
2015-12-20
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature: 57
Fished at 155 bridge on 12/19/15. Water very stained. Caught 1 cat and 7 crappie. Had to leave because of wind. Lake was so high I could touch the bottom of the bridge. Needs a few weeks to settle before good again
Guest
2014-04-15
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 3
Water Temperature: 59
PALESTINE Water clear; 57-62 degrees; 0.86' high. Black bass are fair on green pumpkin wacky worms. Crappie are fair on jigs. Hybrid striper are good on slabs. White bass are good on jigs. Catfish are fair on trotlines.
Guest
2014-03-19
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 3
Water Temperature: 55
Water clear; 52-57 degrees; 0.45' high. Black bass are good on red Rat-L-Traps and Xcite XB-1 crankbaits in natural shad in the Kickapoo area. Crappie are good on jigs. Hybrid striper are good on slabs. White bass are fair on jigs. Catfish are fair on chicken livers.
Guest
2014-03-11
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 3
Water Temperature: 45
PALESTINE Water clear; 43-47 degrees; 0.50' high. Black bass are fair on red Rat-L-Traps and Xcite XB-1 crankbaits in natural shad in the Kickapoo area. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Hybrid striper are good on slabs. White bass are fair on jigs. Catfish are good on chicken livers and trotlines.
Guest
2013-12-19
Species: Crappie
Fishing Rating: 3
Water Temperature: 48
12/15/2013 155 bridge was decent. Buddy and I caught 39 keepers and tons of throw backs. I caught a 30 lb Blue cat on 12 lb test line. Lake was flat no wind and temp was 35 to 45.
Guest
2013-06-11
Species: Catfish
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
Did really well behind the spillway on worms and liver on a cork. We were only there about an hour and got 6. When we cleaned the they had a lot of eggs so they might be trying to spawn
Guest
2013-04-01
Species: Catfish
Fishing Rating: 2
Water Temperature:
Been slow catching catfish near Flatcreek Marina. Cold front and storms make for elusive fish. Have been catching on Catfish Dough and Chicken Livers.
Guest
2012-07-19
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 5
Water Temperature:
Chanell cats r extremely great at cherokee landing from seven pm till three am biting chicken liver rolled in strawberry koolaid powder .... High fin blue cats are biting hard best year ive had catching this many big blues on rod n reel they r in twenty plus feet up to forty foot of water use big shrimp average blues were catching is five to.eight pounds caught several twelve to sixteen.pound blues rod an reel fishing all caught on big shrimp ... Congrats to the giy who got the twenty six pound flathead out from under cherokee landing boat ramp we been after that fiah for three weeks but he kept backing up.too far under the ramp on us ......... Good luck.an good fishing ..... P.s. Fish deep water straight out from chimney creek the old road bed starting at the point sandbar ..... Early morning is when blues are biting great........ ~COUNTRY STYLE ~
Guest
2011-07-16
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
Catfish are fair on the sand bars at night ,bait with shrimp or liver.
Guest
2011-05-23
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 3
Water Temperature: 69
white bass are hitting crome spoon and sexy shad cranks caught limit in 1 hr.
Lake Palestine Largemouth Bass Rating:
4
Lake Palestine Largemouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Largemouth bass fishing is in full spawn now the water temperature has climbed up to 65 degrees. The large female bass will be on the beds and holding tight. Spawning bass won't be feeding aggressively at this water temperature but they will be catchable. In addition, all bass don't spawn at the exact same time or water temperature. If you aren't a site fisherman, you should be able to find some larger females and male largemouth on the standard spring patterns. Female bass will really start to slow down on feeding so fishing is going to be slower for a few weeks until they move into active patterns again.
Lake Palestine Smallmouth Bass Rating:
3
Lake Palestine Smallmouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Smallmouth bass are generally their most active at 65. Baitfish are much more active in this water temperature and the smallmouth bass will be feeding aggressively throughout the day.
Lake Palestine Crappie Rating:
3.5
Lake Palestine Crappie Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Crappie will be coming off of the spawn now. Fish will be feeding much more aggressively making up for lost time eating during the spawn. Crappie will start moving back to their typical structure of choice and should be getting into schools again in the old river channels. It?s time to hit the water. Have fun today!
Lake Palestine Catfish Rating:
4
Lake Palestine Catfish Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Have been doing well off the sand bars at night,casting shrimp 12 to 15 ft out.
Catfish Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The water temperature is climbing and the catfish will start becoming more active now. The catfish spawn is right around the corner and generally all catfish species will be looking to spawn. Blue catfish, flathead and channel catfish spawn in much the same areas. Mostly spawning in deep tree lay downs that have lots of shade, holes in the bank, sunken barrels and tires. With baitfish becoming active, it?s time to catch some small sunfish, bluegill, shad and frogs and getting the line in the water.
Lake Palestine Spotted Bass Rating:
3.5
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Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
In the 65 degrees range, spotted bass are generally their most active at this water temperature. Baitfish are much more active in this water temperature and the spotted bass will be feeding aggressively throughout the day.
Lake Palestine White Bass Rating:
4
Lake Palestine White Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- catchin on white grubs at rivre inlet & creek inlets
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White Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Lake Palestine Striped Bass Rating:
4
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Striped Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):

Current Lunar Fishing Tip:

Sunrise:

06:38 CST

Sunset:

19:59 CST

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