Fairfield Lake

Freestone - Texas

  • 13 catches


  • 1 spots

Inundated timber is abundant in the upper end of the lake and in both coves on the east side. Hydrilla forms a fringe around the reservoir out to approximately 5 feet. Pockets of native pondweed provide openings in the hydrilla and make good ambush points...

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Fairfield Lake Fishing Reports

Recently shared catches and fishing spots

  1. 2 lb. Channel Catfish with a minnow on trot line

    1. Terry Holloway
      Thanks, we have gotten one fish every day.
    2. Wade Bowles
      Good catch. Heck of a stringer too!
    3. Morris Campbell
      Nice Cat!!
    4. Noah Shapiro
      Nice fish terra
    5. Jimbo Harwood
      nice cat fish.
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  2. Details: Largemouth Bass with a rattle trap &chatterbait

    1. Terry Holloway
      Thank you Frank! We are looking forward to our visit.
    2. frank reistino
      hey Terry you should go to the back of the cove and fish your way out and fish the main lake points with crankbaits and Carolina rig use small plastics on Carolina ...more rig
    3. Terry Holloway
      Thank you
    4. frank reistino
      fish first cove past the second boat ramp towards dam we fished about half way in on the left side of cove they may be farther in the cove now ok now where there ...more was a little hydrilla we fish the out side of the grass where ther was no grass we threw right on the bank using chrome and blue rattle traps and chartruse and white chatter baits caught some flipping stick ups using black and blue havoc pit boss and Berkley chigger craws did not get to fish the other side of cove too many boats on that side hope this helps
    5. Terry Holloway
      We're going in two weeks. Any helpful hints?
    6. frank reistino
      caught 12 bass in two hours 16 to 17 and a half inches then had boat trouble had to leave lake still had a fun day
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  3. 6 lb. 15 oz. Largemouth Bass with a Spinner Bait

  4. 6 lb. 8 oz. Largemouth Bass with a worm

  5. 7 lb. 11 oz. Largemouth Bass with a worm

    1. Terry Holloway
      I'll be there in March, looks like the fishing is good.
    2. Robert VanDyke
      L U N K E R
    3. Tim Steinmetz
      Awesome bass!
    4. Derek Stitt
      Great Bass!
    5. Mona Love
      Thank you.
    6. Brad Paradis
      wow...great fish
    7. Drew Gierach
      That's a monster bass, Mona. How was that fight?
    8. kenny thompson
      Nice bass!!!
    9. John Morgan
      Nice fish, good to see the lake coming back
    10. Mona Love
      it's great.
    11. John Fitch
      How have the fish kills over there bounced back. By the picture it looks pretty good
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  6. FAIRFIELD: Fishing has been slow since the fish kill in September of 2010. TPWD has discontinued stocking the lake after another kill in early September 2011. Redfish ...more and black bass survived the kill in limited numbers.

  7. FAIRFIELD: Fishing has been slow since the fish kill in September of 2010. TPWD has discontinued stocking the lake after another kill in early September 2011. Redfish ...more and black bass survived the kill in limited numbers.

  8. Details: Spotted Gar

    Caught near hot water discharge

    1. fishinpollo
      Yes, no luck yet.
    2. huntin_dude
      Have you tried to catch any red fish out there lately?
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  9. Details: Largemouth Bass with a Trick worm

    Fishing Fairfield @ 40 degrees

    1. robz713
  10. Details: Largemouth Bass with a Grande bass

    1. Vincent Gonzalez
      @huntin_dude all over
    2. huntin_dude
      Are you fishing in the discharge?
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