Texas Catfish

All you need to do is learn the right tactics on where and how to find them and you can make catfishing in Texas a breeze. Since catfish are bottom feeders, it also means you need to be able to get to them and get their attention in order to catch them.

You also want to learn about where you can find them and the good news is that there are a number of great lakes in Texas that contain catfish. Here are some examples of the major lakes found in this great state:

*         Belton Lake
*         Cooper Lake
*         Cedar Creek Reservoir
*         Lake Buchanan
*         Lake Kemp
*         Lake Travis
*         Stillhouse Hollow Reservoir
*         Stamford Reservoir
*         Lake Conroe
*         Proctor Lake
*         Lake Palestine
*         Martin Creek Lake

If you’re planning on catfishing in one of these lakes, you need to try to learn what you can about the fishing in that area. Read fishing reports and find out what others are saying about the bait to use, tactics for fishing success in the area and more. You can use a variety of baits to catch catfish but the different species will respond better to certain ones. These are the kinds of things you can learn more about when you plan ahead.

Fishing for catfish is an exciting experience that you will never forget. They put up a great fight and can be a challenge that you won’t soon forget. This is why it is equally important to make sure you are equipped with the items and gear that will allow you to do this properly. When you go catfish fishing make sure you take the right gear. You need tackle that is strong enough to handle the catfish, so you can reel in the big ones when you find them.

Texas is a great state with a lot to offer, including catfishing. Now you can see more about why for yourself.

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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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