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Lake Houston Fishing



Lake Houston Fishing Forecast

Target Species of Fish

Based on historical data for fishing Lake Houston, you should target one of the following species for this time of year:
  1. Hardhead Catfish

  2. Hardhead Catfish

    There is a 65.8% catch rate for Hardhead Catfish, based on 10390 Hardhead Catfish counted.

    Lake Houston Hardhead Catfish Counts Chart
    Hardhead

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  3. Channel Catfish

  4. Channel Catfish

    There is a 6.01% catch rate for Channel Catfish, based on 949 Channel Catfish counted.

    Lake Houston Channel Catfish Counts Chart
    Channel

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  5. Common Carp

  6. Common Carp

    There is a 5.72% catch rate for Common Carp, based on 903 Common Carp counted.

    Lake Houston Common Carp Counts Chart
    Common

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  7. Gulf Menhaden

  8. Gulf Menhaden

    There is a 3.1% catch rate for Gulf Menhaden, based on 489 Gulf Menhaden counted.

    Lake Houston Gulf Menhaden Counts Chart
    Gulf

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  9. Gafftopsail Catfish

  10. Gafftopsail Catfish

    There is a 2.55% catch rate for Gafftopsail Catfish, based on 403 Gafftopsail Catfish counted.

    Lake Houston Gafftopsail Catfish Counts Chart
    Gafftopsail

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  11. Gizzard Shad

  12. Gizzard Shad

    There is a 2.11% catch rate for Gizzard Shad, based on 333 Gizzard Shad counted.

    Lake Houston Gizzard Shad Counts Chart
    Gizzard

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  13. Green Sunfish

  14. Green Sunfish

    There is a 2.03% catch rate for Green Sunfish, based on 320 Green Sunfish counted.

    Lake Houston Green Sunfish Counts Chart
    Green

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  15. Spotted Seatrout

  16. Spotted Seatrout

    There is a 1.84% catch rate for Spotted Seatrout, based on 290 Spotted Seatrout counted.

    Lake Houston Spotted Seatrout Counts Chart
    Spotted

    ENLARGE LAKE HOUSTON SPOTTED SEATROUT COUNTS CHART


  17. Blue Catfish

  18. Blue Catfish

    There is a 1.4% catch rate for Blue Catfish, based on 221 Blue Catfish counted.

    Lake Houston Blue Catfish Counts Chart
    Blue

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  19. Bluegill

  20. Bluegill

    There is a 1.32% catch rate for Bluegill, based on 209 Bluegill counted.

    Lake Houston Bluegill Counts Chart
    Bluegill

    ENLARGE LAKE HOUSTON BLUEGILL COUNTS CHART


Recommendations above based on 38 species of fish and 15790 fish counted for April around Lake Houston.

To date, there are 67 species of fish and a total of 17824972 fish counted for Lake Houston and within a 30 mile (48 km) radius since 1/1/1830 (194 years).

Last Update: 4/17/2024 1:21:45 AM

*** PLEASE NOTE ***
Please check local, state/province, and federal laws before fishing for any species found on this site. All data is based on historical data found for this area, and in some cases as far back as the year 1600.

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The Top 10 Fishing Spots for Lake Houston are the following:

  1. Redfish Island Ledge
    Small ledge that is good to work for flounder and redfish.


  2. Fred Hartman Bridge


  3. BAYVIEW REEF
    BAYVIEW REEF


  4. CLAMSHELL REEF
    CLAMSHELL REEF


  5. UMBRELLA POINTREEF
    UMBRELLA POINTREEF


  6. Dow Reef Buoy


  7. Ledge


  8. Hump


  9. Umbrella Point


  10. LH-038


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Top Lake Houston Bait & Tackle Stores

  1. Shoal Patrol Custom Rods and Tackle


  2. Dave Holder & Associates Inc


  3. Mike's Fishing Reel Repair


  4. Fly Casting Lesson


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