Lake Athens

Henderson - Texas


  • 325 catches

  • 463 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. 11.0 in. Black Crappie with a minnow

  2. 70.0 14.0 in. Largemouth Bass with a Rat L Trap Mag Trap

  3. 4 lb. 1 oz. 20 in. Largemouth Bass with a swim bait

  4. 22 total. slip bobber 3-4ft deep with glowsticks and shinee Hinees

    Black Crappie with a shinee hinee

  5. Nice Bass caught by Andy T. On Lake Athens this Saturday out of my boat.

    Largemouth Bass with a worm

  6. Largemouth Bass with a watermelon worm

    1. Good one Keith
  7. 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. Melissa Norris 0
      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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  8. This guy stopped me to use my digital scale, it weighed 11.08.

    Largemouth Bass

    1. Melissa Norris 0
      nice 😀
    2. Yes !!! Indeed!!!!
    3. Robert Coleman 0
      WOW!!!!!!!!
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  9. 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
  10. Largemouth Bass with a cranks and worms

    1. Good one Keith

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