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Welcome to FishingNotes.com Lake Tawakoni fishing report page. Here you will find all the information you need to make the best decisions for today's fishing. Current weather including air temperature, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction are continuously updated throughout the day. Lake Tawakoni water temperature is one of the vital statistics included on this page. We also include the moon phase as full and new moons are generally better fishing times. Help in choosing what time to hit the water with daily sunrise and sunset times plus moon rise and moon set times. We would love to hear how your fishing trip went, feel free to share your days success on the community report page. Good luck and we hope you catch a full bag today!
State:
Texas
Latitude:
32.9092640000000000000
Maximum Depth (ft):
145
County:
Hunt
Longitude:
-95.9564780000000000000
Normal Elevation (ft):
437
Inpoundment Type:
Reservior
Water Clarity:
1-3 ft
Boat Access:
Paved Ramps
Surface Area (acres):
37879
Water Temp Factors:
Boat Limits:
No Restrictions
Lake Management:
Other
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Guest
2014-04-15
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 3
Water Temperature: 60
TAWAKONI Water stained; 58-62 degrees; 9.77' low. Black bass are fair on green pumpkin creature baits. Crappie are good on jigs and minnows. White bass are fair on slabs. Striped bass and hybrid striper are good on slabs. Catfish are slow on cut shad. Please call ahead to verify access at ramp of your choice. Lake access is severely limited due to low water.
Guest
2014-03-19
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 3
Water Temperature: 52
Water stained; 50-55 degrees; 9.57' low. Black bass are fair on green pumpkin or black and blue flipping jigs. Crappie are slow on minnows and jigs. White bass are good on slabs. Striped bass and hybrid striper are fair on slabs. Catfish are fair on cut shad. Please call ahead to verify access at ramp of your choice. Lake access is severely limited due to low water.
Guest
2014-03-11
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 3
Water Temperature: 45
TAWAKONI Water stained; 42-48 degrees; 9.49' low. Black bass are slow on green pumpkin flipping jigs. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. White bass are good on slabs. Striped bass and hybrid striper are fair on slabs. Catfish are fair on cut shad. Please call ahead to verify access at ramp of your choice. Lake access is severely limited due to low water.
Guest
2013-04-06
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 5
Water Temperature: 65
This weeks fishing has been very good. Rising water temps are firing up the fish. Crappie are good in 3 to 5 ft of water on jigs and minnows. Cats are good from 10 to 30 ft down on cut bait and live shad. Black bass are good up close spawning. Try spinners and plastics. Strippers and hybrids are good starting to break out from the deep.
Guest
2013-04-06
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 4
Water Temperature: 65
This weeks fishing has been up and down but over all good. Crappie are good in 3 to 5 feet beginning to spawn on red, chartreuse, white,as well as other colors jigs and minnows. Catfish are good ranging from 10 to 40 ft down in the dam area on cut bait and live shad with 25 to 50 lbs being common.Black bass are good early and late on spinners and plastics. Strippers and hybrids are fair still hanging deep.
Lake Tawakoni Largemouth Bass Rating:
3.5
Lake Tawakoni Largemouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Largemouth bass fishing is in full spawn now the water temperature has climbed up to 62 degrees. The large female bass will be on the beds and holding tight. Spawning bass won't be feeding aggressively at this water temperature but they will be catchable. In addition, all bass don't spawn at the exact same time or water temperature. If you aren't a site fisherman, you should be able to find some larger females and male largemouth on the standard spring patterns. Female bass will really start to slow down on feeding so fishing is going to be slower for a few weeks until they move into active patterns again.
Lake Tawakoni Smallmouth Bass Rating:
2.5
Lake Tawakoni Smallmouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- There are no small mouth bass in tawakoni
Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The smallmouth bass spawn is in full swing now. Fishing will become slower but won't turn off completely. If you are fishing for female bass go with plastics and really slow your presentation and stay around the spawning beds. You should be able to find some larger females and male bass on the standard spring patterns. Female bass will really start to slow down on feeding and the fishing is going to be slower for a few weeks until they move into active patterns again. Hit the water NOW, we can?t believe you are reading this and not fishing right now. GET OUT!!
Lake Tawakoni Crappie Rating:
3.5
Lake Tawakoni Crappie Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The crappie spawn should be really heating up now. Crappie prefers to spawn on gravel bottom typically with brush and/or emergent vegetation for cover. If the lake is void of gravel bottoms, find the rocks or rip rap. Crappie will use the larger structure rocks for cover. Cast some small grub baits in the shallows looking for the spawning crappie. Good luck today!
Lake Tawakoni Catfish Rating:
4
Lake Tawakoni Catfish Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- I just caught the hell out of the blues this morning. They ranged from
2lbs-5lbs. Not all that deep of water but fishing right into the wind.
Couldn't catch any shad and caught them all on nightcrawlers.
Catfish Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The water temperature is climbing and the catfish will start becoming more active now. The catfish spawn is right around the corner and generally all catfish species will be looking to spawn. Blue catfish, flathead and channel catfish spawn in much the same areas. Mostly spawning in deep tree lay downs that have lots of shade, holes in the bank, sunken barrels and tires. With baitfish becoming active, it?s time to catch some small sunfish, bluegill, shad and frogs and getting the line in the water.
Lake Tawakoni Spotted Bass Rating:
2.5
Lake Tawakoni Spotted Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The spotted bass spawn is in full swing now. Fishing will become slower but won't turn off completely. If you are fishing for female bass go with plastics and really slow your presentation and stay around the spawning beds. You should be able to find some larger females and male bass on the standard spring patterns. Female bass will really start to slow down on feeding and the fishing is going to be slower for a few weeks until they move into active patterns again.
Lake Tawakoni White Bass Rating:
3.5
Lake Tawakoni White Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- they are starting to bite really well in the creeks on minnows
White Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Lake Tawakoni Striped Bass Rating:
4
Lake Tawakoni Striped Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Big flutter spoons work good for up to 10 lbs fish
Striped Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):

Current Lunar Fishing Tip:

New Moon fishing can be at its best. The gravitational pull on the earth is at its peak when the moon and sun are rising and setting at the same time of day. This combination can generate extraordinary fishing opportunities especially if combined with perfect weather variances. The new moon may have the fish extremely aggressive and actively hunting for food. Try fishing a little faster today and with several different baits and techniques. When fish are more aggressive, its always fun to fish a little more aggressive. Watch the peak fishing times and make sure you are on the water during that part of the day to take full advantage of today?s solar/lunar peaks. Have a great day!

Sunrise:

07:18 CST

Sunset:

19:39 CST

Moon Phase:


% Illuminated
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