Lake Sam Rayburn

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Lake Sam Rayburn

Lake Sam Rayburn is located north of Jasper, Texas in the heart of the East Texas Piney woods. The lake is designed to provide flood control to the Angelina & Neches River basins, supply water to the Beaumont and Lufkin as well as offer some of the best fishing, camping and boating in Texas.  More Lake Information

Lake Sam Rayburn Calendar of Events


Media Bass Individuals

Tournament is for one person per boat. Five bass per person limit. $130 Entry Fee includes Big Bass Prize. 85% Payback. Contact: Samantha Bruner 936-201-5019 for more details. Anglers must be a member of...


TPWD Drawn Hunts

TPWD Drawn Hunts application is August 1. The hunts offer a wide variety of high-quality hunts across the state, including special drawings for both adult and youth hunters. Application deadlines are on the...


Hunters Extravaganza Houston

The original Texas hunting show is back! Join us for the 43rd annual Hunters Extravaganza. Scope out the biggest & best in: camo, blinds, feeders, ATVs, optics, game calls, and more. Zero in on your next...


Outlaw Outdoors Labor Day Tournament

4th Annual Outlaw Outdoors Labor Day Tournament Monday, September 2, 2019 Entry Fee: $160/team + $5 admin fee Weigh in at Cassels Boykin Pavilion 3 FISH LIMIT Trailering is allowed Pays 1 place per 7...


Outlaw Outdoors Average Joe Tournament

$160 Entry Fee (includes big bass) This is a team event but you can fish solo No membership fee Trailering is allowed 5 fish limit This event is not open to everyone. If you have won MORE...

Lake Sam Rayburn News and Community

Clark and Rambo Take Top Honors at Rayburn

Bass Champs Tournament results, 7/13/19 1. RUSTY CLARK, SAM RAYBURN , TX CORY RAMBO, ORANGE , TX 17.46 2 BOBBY VICE, GROVES , TX RICKY GUY, HUMBLE , TX 17.08 3 PHILLIP CRELIA , CENTER ,...

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Available TPWD Public Hunting Land

TPWD … Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is accepting applications for thousands of available permits for a wide range of hunts included in the popular drawn hunts segment of its public hunting...

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Bonds and Castledine Take the Win

The Annual 4th Of July Tournament presented by Daiwa saw 138 teams take advantage of the National Holiday and try their hand at winning a share of the $18,000 payout on Sam Rayburn. When the dust settled, the...

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Top 10 Bass Baits at the Halfway Point in the FLW 2019 Tour

Sam Rayburn ReservoirRapala DT10, DT14 and DT16 crankbaits were all crucial in Terry Bolton’s first FLW Tour win. To target prespawn bass on the big Texas reservoir, Bolton opted for the demon and...

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Lake Sam Rayburn Ranked Number Three

Bassmaster Magazine is ranking Lake Sam Rayburn as the third best fishing lake in its latest rankings. The rankings are based on the amount of fish and their weight. Professional Angler Keith Combs said the...

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Lake Sam Rayburn Real Estate

5 acres partially improved in Rayburn Country

$110,000 Featured

Beautiful 3 lots totaling 5 acres in Rayburn Country. Partially improved land near

REDUCTION IN PRICE***Exceptional 4BR/2.5BA Home in Rayburn Country

$255,000 Featured

Perfect setting for a large family and/or entertaining. This lovely 4BR/2.5BA home sitting on 4 lots is full of character. It has beautiful cabinetry in the kitchen including custom wine rack with granite counter tops and stainless appliances, a...

SOLD***Meticulously Maintained 3BR/2BA home w/SHOP in the middle of Rayburn Country

$279,000 Featured

This meticulously maintained 3BR/2BA home WELCOMES a new family to enjoy the open floor-plan this home provides. The master is separate from the childrens BR's and it has a spacious bath consisting of large soaking tub and separate tile shower. His...

Waterfront - Lake Sam Rayburn - Concord Ridge

$899,000 Featured Waterfront

This home was architecturally designed and custom built with unmatched detail and quality. Featuring a large kitchen, fit for a chef, with granite counters and stainless high-end Wolf professional appliances. The kitchen opens to a family room with...

Custom Clayton 2012 MH on approx. 4 acres in Rayburn Country

$189,000 Featured

Custom Clayton 2012 Double Wide MH sitting on approx. 4 acres of cleared land with a beautiful pond, lg. structure that would house a motor home or RV plus an enclosed area to store other outdoor toys. The MH has a spacious parking area under roof...

Lake Sam Rayburn Vacation Rentals and Cabins

Romantic Secluded Cabin in the Pineywoods with private Hot tub !!


Quiet cabin surrounded by the public hunting land of the Angelina National Forest JUST 15 minutes from Jackson Hill Marina on Lake Sam Rayburn,20 from Cassell Boykin, & 10 minutes from Harvey Creek Ramp, 20 minutes from San Augustine Park and...

Blue Jay Cabin

Featured New

Cabin in Audubon Hills just minutes from the lake!

Lone Star House- WATERFRONT

Featured New Waterfront

This beautiful waterfront home is perfect for your next lake getaway! A few features include, grill, fire pit, full kitchen, direct TV, and much more! We provide towels & sheets.

Lakeway - Waterfront Home

Featured Waterfront

Great Waterfront Home in Rayburn Country! Four Private Bedrooms all with Queen Beds Two Full Bathrooms On the water with rolling dock and charging ports Amazing view from almost every window and great water access TV , Satellite, Nice Deck....



Accommodating all Angler's and Hunter's we are located just minutes from the Angelina National Forest, Less than 0.6 miles away from the nearest boat launch, and within walking distance of restaurants and a 24 hour convenience/grocery store. Each...

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Lake Sam Rayburn Weather Forecast


Partly Sunny

Hi: 85

Tuesday Night


Lo: 62



Hi: 86

Wednesday Night


Lo: 64


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 88

Thursday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 66


Partly Sunny

Hi: 91

Friday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 68

Lake Sam Rayburn Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 7/23: 164.43 (+0.03)

Lake Sam Rayburn Fishing Report from TPWD (Jul. 17)

Water stained; 85–89 degrees; 0.49’ high. Black bass are fair on watermelon Rat–L–Traps and shad colored crankbaits. White bass are fair on minnows and Li’l Fishies. Crappie are good on minnows over brush piles in 15–30 feet. Bream are slow. Catfish are good on trotlines baited with live bait and liver.