Sam Rayburn Reservoir

San Augustine - Texas

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This huge, fertile body of water is a largemouth haven and regarded by many as one of the top bass lakes in Texas, if not the nation. Some local experts believe the first 20-pound fish swims in this water. Crappie are a favorite and all three species of c...

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Sam Rayburn Reservoir Fishing Reports

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  1. Caught several on spro popping frog. Best one got away at the boat!😬

    Largemouth Bass with a popping frog

    1. Thanks Capt Morris!
    2. Nice work Shawn πŸ‘πŸ»I was talking with your twin Shaw at ICAST yesterday
    3. Thanks Carl, wish I could have the other one, that got away! That's why they call it fishing.
    4. carl schulze 0
      sloid fish shawn
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  2. Finally warmed up enough for Texans to fish. lol Caught a few on squarebills.

    Largemouth Bass with a squarebill çrank bait

    1. Thanks William!
    2. William Tarbox 0
    3. Thanks guys!🎣🐟
    4. carl schulze 0
      nice catch sir
    5. Jimbo Harwood 0
      Nice bass πŸŽ£πŸ‘
    6. Chad Jaco 0
      Nice one Shawn!!
    7. Thanks Melissa, and Buddy!
    8. Buddy Pierce 0
      nice one.
    9. Melissa Norris 0
      Nice catchπŸ˜€πŸ˜
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  3. Caught right as a front was blowing in, didn't catch many but this one good one.

    7 lb. 6 oz. Largemouth Bass with a lipless crankbait

    1. Thanks Chad!
    2. Chad Jaco 0
      Nice one Shawn!!
    3. Thanks Debbie! Trying to catch up to yours!
    4. Great bass Shawn!
    5. Thanks everyone!🎣🐟
    6. carl schulze 0
      nice fish 🐟
    7. Robert Coleman 0
      Another beauty Shawn! πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘
    8. Nice work Shawn! Another HawgπŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»
    9. Melissa Norris 0
      Great catch!!πŸ˜€πŸ˜
    10. Thanks Buddy!
    11. Thanks Charley! I have been in a drought for long time, making up for it. Just lucky I think.
    12. Buddy Pierce 0
      vary nice fish.
    13. Charley Young 0
      Dang Shawn, you are on the good one’s!
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  4. 4 lb. 1 oz. Largemouth Bass

    1. Thanks Robert!
    2. Robert Coleman 0
      nice one Shawn! πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘
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  5. 8 lb. 5 oz. Largemouth Bass

    1. Karl Engstrom 0
    2. come on down
    3. come on down
    4. Charley Young 0
      I want to come see you one day Capt.
    5. come see me😁
    6. come see me😁
    7. Thanks Capt! I am still searching for that 10.
    8. Pretty Work Shawn!!! Nice HawgπŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»
    9. Thanks
    10. Lanny Williams 0
      Great catch Thanks for the info
    11. Thanks
    12. Charley Young 0
      Good one Shawn!
    13. Thanks everyone! 🀠
    14. Chatterbait over the grass, gotta find the new bright green hydrilla, they seem to stay away from the old grass
    15. William Tarbox 0
      Great fish! What did you catch it on, depth, habitat, etc? Thanks and Congrats!!!
    16. That is a fat fish!!!
    17. Landon Darjean 0
      Awesome fish!
    18. John Morris 0
      Beautiful fish! Way to go!
    19. BEAST!!
    20. Thanks everyone! I thought I had my 10 pounder, but no such luck! Still a great day!
    21. What a hawg! Great catch Shawn! πŸŽ£πŸ‘πŸ»
    22. Michael Marks 0
      Very nice. Congrats!!
    23. Pete Lyden 0
    24. Chad Jaco 0
      Nice one Shawn!!
    25. Thanks Robert!
    26. Robert Coleman 0
      Hell to the yeah Shawn! Awesome! πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘
    27. Ray Kurtz 0
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  6. Another 3 pounder on chatterbait

    Largemouth Bass with a Chatterbait

    1. @Buddy its getting good! Thanks!
    2. carl schulze 0
      nice catch πŸ‘Œ πŸ’―
    3. Buddy Pierce 0
      was a good day. real nice fish.
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  7. Caught several today on chatterbait in several colors, 7ft of water of the grass

    Largemouth Bass with a White Chatterbait

  8. Black and blue chatterbait in 7 ft over scattered grass

    3 lb. 11 oz. Largemouth Bass with a Jackhammer chatterbait

    1. @Carl I had a perfectly good net in the boat!😏
    2. carl schulze 0
      looks like i need to try a chatter
    3. carl schulze 0
      not always easy to lip em either,lol
    4. @Thanks Carl! I lost another one almost the same size trying to boat flip her. I wont do that again!
    5. carl schulze 0
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  9. caught 8.early mourning .ripping through shallow grass .nothing big this week.all same size

    1 lb. 6 oz. 16.0 in. Largemouth Bass with a red rattling bait

    1. Nice Catch. Check us out @
    2. Nice one Steve!! Is there good grass up there?
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  10. caught 4 at sunrise .over shallow grass

    2 lb. 18.0 in. Largemouth Bass with a top water

    1. Those are fun! Nice catch!!

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