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Possum Kingdom Lake Fishing Reports

 

Possum Kingdom Lake Fishing Report from TPWD (Oct. 17)

Water fairly clear; 72–78 degrees; 0.57’ low. Black bass are fair to good on spoons, shakyheads and jigs. Crappie are fair on live minnows and jigs around structure. White bass are fair to good on slabs. Striped bass are fair on live shad. Catfish are good on live and cut bait.


Possum Kingdom Lake Fishing Reports (1 - 20 of 27)



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Four-Hundred ShareLunker Entries for 2018

Texas now has over 400 ShareLunker entries for 2018. Robert Crane caught his 8.3-pound "Lunker Class" bass at Oak Creek Reservoir in August. Through the middle of September, anglers entered 422 bass weighing...

Dog Days of Summer

What’s the secret of catching bass in the summer when it’s so hot, even the dog doesn’t want to go out? Slow down the presentation: Texas angler Brad Reid recently shared a couple of secrets...

Jerk Bait or Worm?

How many can remember back to when the plastic worm made it’s first appearance on the bass fishing scene? Several of the major retailers I frequented put pint size containers out on a long table, each...

Tips on how to keep you and your fish in good health

You don’t need someone to tell you it’s hot out there, especially sitting in a boat with no shade. The following are some tips to help keep you and your fish alive during a fishing tournament,...

24 Texas Lakes Yielding ShareLunkers

Through the third week of February, Texas anglers have entered almost 50 largemouth bass weighing between 8 and almost 13 pounds in the state's expanded ShareLunker program. Those fish have come from 24 bodies...

Lakes producing Lunker Bass

TPWD reports that Lunker Bass are starting to show up at the weighing scales. Congrats to Jerrod Miller of Springtown for entering the first Elite Class bass in the new Toyota ShareLunker program. This...

Toyota ShareLunker Program Announces 2018 Season Changes

AUSTIN – For more than 30 years, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s (TPWD) Toyota ShareLunker Program has partnered with anglers to enhance bass fishing in Texas. This year, the program is...

Inland Fisheries Considering Simplified Largemouth Bass Regulations

AUSTIN – After nearly a year of reviewing special largemouth bass regulations in place across the state, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department inland fisheries management staff are considering changes to...

TPWD Launches Scale Loaner Program for Bass Tournament Organizers

AUSTIN – The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s Inland Fisheries division is launching a scale loaner program to give local tournament organizers the ability to use the catch, weigh and...

Restructured Version of ShareLunker Program

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department has announced a restructured version of its Toyota Sharelunker program. The revised program will be more inclusive, allowing anglers who catch largemouth bass weighing 8...

The results are in on Possum Kingdom

Biologists from Texas Parks and Wildlife Department recently completed fall electrofishing and spring gill net surveys on Possum Kingdom Reservoir. Striped bass populations are at their highest in 14...

Striper numbers high at Possum Kingdom

According to surveys from Texas Parks and Wildlife fisheries biologists, the striped bass population at Possum Kingdom Reservoir is at its highest level in 14 years.The abundance of stripers at PK is the...

2017 SHARELUNKERS

Current ShareLunker Entries (5)Date Angler Name Home Town Weight Length Girth Water Body 02/10/2017 Ryder Wicker Fort Worth, TX 13.07 25.6 21.6 Marine Creek (Ft. Worth) 02/28/2017 Larry Mosby Garrison, TX...

BASSMASTER CLASSIC .... MARCH 24-26 Could be a weekend of double digit bass

Don’t miss a minute of the action; watch the Classic at the Expo, Bassmaster.com, or on facebook If you can’t make it to Lake Conroe or for the weigh in show at Minute Maid Park, you can catch the...

The venerable Texas Rig

The Texas Rig … a bullet weight slip sinker located ahead of a worm hook…is probably the first way of fishing a plastic worm that most bass anglers first learned on. Since then bass anglers have...

Second ShareLunker caught

Garrison, Texas angler Larry Mosby landed the second ShareLunker of the 2017 season on Feb. 28 when he pulled a 13.06-pound bass from Lake Naconiche near Nacogdoches. Known as ShareLunker #567, the largemouth...

First 2017 Toyota ShareLunker collected at Marine Creek Lake

ATHENS — Fort Worth angler Ryder Wicker caught the first Toyota ShareLunker of the 2017 season Feb. 10 at Marine Creek Lake. But this wasn’t the only “first” he checked off the list...

Changes to ShareLunker program

Craig Bonds, new director of inland fisheries for Texas Parks and Wildlife, has begun some tweaking he thinks will help keep anglers involved and lead to even more big bass in Texas lakes. “The program...

Possum Kingdom and Lake Granbury receives artificial fish holding structure

A collaboration between the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Brazos River Authority and other supporters and volunteers have added artificial structures made of recycled plastics and natural structures...

The bass should be biting this weekend

Texas lakes are noted for pretty good bass fishing. Fall temperatures usually mean cooling water temps which will put the bass feeding, getting ready for the coming colder months of winter. How about some...


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Possum Kingdom Lake Weather Forecast

Saturday

Decreasing Clouds

Hi: 69

Saturday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 43

Sunday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 65

Sunday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 48

Monday

Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 65

Monday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 49

Tuesday

Slight Chance Rain Showers

Hi: 65

Tuesday Night

Chance Rain Showers

Lo: 52


Possum Kingdom Lake Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 10/20: 998.87 (-0.13)



Possum Kingdom Lake Fishing Report from TPWD (Oct. 17)

Water fairly clear; 72–78 degrees; 0.57’ low. Black bass are fair to good on spoons, shakyheads and jigs. Crappie are fair on live minnows and jigs around structure. White bass are fair to good on slabs. Striped bass are fair on live shad. Catfish are good on live and cut bait.