White bass are on the run in East Texas rivers

White bass are on the run in East Texas rivers

Cold and wet weather put the skids to fishing on inland lakes and bays last weekend, but with a decent warming trend this week, things should pick up.

Some of the best bass fishing on Rayburn has been deep along the edge of drops in water that’s 25 to 30 feet deep. That’s how the winning team in a recent Bass N Bucks tournament found their fish. They used crank baits and Carolina-rigged plastics to catch bass weighing up to 7-1/2 pounds. The second-place team used jigs on deep ledges to catch bass to 9.15 pounds. Most of the bass being caught on Rayburn are tough to pin down, especially in raw weather conditions.

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