Best Catfish Baits To Use In TX

The next time you set out to fish for catfish in TX try using one of the baits listed above. You’re sure to have excellent results. The size of bait that you need to use will depend on what size catfish you’re seeking out. The larger the bait, the bigger the fish it will attract. Of course, using large bait may limit the number of bites you get because the smaller fish won’t try to take it but it will increase the odds of catching a large catfish.

Where to Catch Catfish in TX

Having an idea of where to catch catfish in TX will get you off to a great start. Even though the catfish can be caught most anywhere there are some places that are better known than others. A few of these are listed below:

*         B.A. Steinhagen Lake
*         Cedar Creek Reservoir
*         Belton Lake
*         Cooper Lake
*         Eagle Mountain Lake
*         Hubbard Creek Reservoir
*         Lake Brownwood
*         Lake Corpus Christi
*         Lake Houston
*         Lake Meredith
*         Stillhouse Hollow Reservoir
*         Toledo Bend
*         Lake Waco
*         Lake Worth

These are just a few of your options when you’re seeking out the catfish in Texas. There are so many lakes and rivers in TX that it would be impractical to try and name them all. However, this gives you a good idea of where you can begin fishing if you’re new to the area. You can also talk to some of the locals to find out where they would suggest going fishing in your immediate area.

The opportunities for catfish fishing in Texas are well-known because they grow and thrive so well in this state. You can usually catch channel catfish all year long in TX. The only time they don’t bite is when a serious cold front moves in for a few days and this doesn’t happen very often. Other species of catfish are more active in the spring and fall.

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Dan Eggertsen is a fellow catfish fishing enthusiast to the point of obsession. :) He's been providing solid advice on catfish fishing since 2004.

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