Lake Athens

Henderson - Texas


  • 319 catches

  • 402 followers

  • 35 spots

This lake is known for largemouth bass in the 3- to 8-pound range but has produced a lake record of 13.81 pounds. Sunfishes provide excellent opportunities for fly fishing anglers and catches up to 10 inches in length are not unusual. Crappie are few in n...

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Lake Athens Fishing Reports

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  1. Largemouth Bass with a watermelon worm

  2. This was 11.10 he caught this on a crankbait and his phone was dead. I took pictures and he released it back to the lake. Reallly nice Bass.

    Largemouth Bass with a crankbait

    1. great catch 😀
    2. WOW!!!!!
    3. Holy Toledo! That is one BIG fish. I don't care who you are that's awesome.
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  3. This guy stopped me to use my digital scale, it weighed 11.08.

    Largemouth Bass

    1. nice 😀
    2. Yes !!! Indeed!!!!
    3. WOW!!!!!!!!
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  4. drop shot with 2 rigs 4 size circle hook 10 lb line with a hotdog

    6 in. Channel Catfish with a hotdog

    1. Looks like a handful there Joe. LOL
  5. Largemouth Bass with a cranks and worms

  6. Caught 20 bass today water temp 56 to 58. 1.5 to 3.5 lb.

    Largemouth Bass with a Strike King crankbaits shad color

  7. Largemouth Bass with a Strike King 1/2oz White Spinner with willow leaf blades

    1. Nice one Keith
    2. Monty Short 0
      Congrats
    3. Keith Parks 0
      My wife first day using a bait caster making it look easy.
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  8. Details: 2 lb. 8 oz. Largemouth Bass with a spoon

    1. Cheryl Rhodes 0
      Mark Rhodes wants to know if you are catching any fish today
  9. Details: 1 lb. 8 oz. Largemouth Bass with a chatterbait

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