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


SAT, DEC 4

Gingerbread Festival

Our gingerbread festival will be held at the Jasper Farmers Market and will include activities such as a chili cook-off, a Christmas cupcake contest, a Christmas candy contest, a gingerbread home contest, and...

SAT, DEC 4

Outlaw Outdoors Last Team Standing Tournament

Last Team Standing 2-day tournament out of Cassels-Boykin

SUN, DEC 5

Outlaw Outdoors Last Team Standing Tournament

Last Team Standing 2-day tournament out of Cassels-Boykin

SUN, JAN 2

Outlaw Outdoors Sweet Sixteen Sunday Series Tournament

Outlaw Outdoors Tournament is happening every Sunday for the whole year of 2022. Catch 16 pounds and you're guaranteed a check! $160 entry fee, no membership fee, trailering is allowed.

SAT, JUN 11

5th Annual Valero Reel United Bass Tournament

Valero Port Arthur is excited to announce the 2022 date for the 5th Annual Reel United Fishing Tournament. For this years event we have partnered with Outlaw Outdoors and the tournament will be held in...

Lake Sam Rayburn News and Community


Take Those Kids Fishing

Teaching your kids to fish can be a great bonding moment that will result in tons of fun experiences in the future. While your kids might not end up adopting fishing as one of their favorite hobbies, they will...

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Deer Season In Full Swing

The leaves are dropping and the mornings have that familiar chill in the air, which means for a lot of hunters that deer season is in full swing. Across Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana and Tennessee,...

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The Best Folding Landing Net For Fishing

Fishing is many people’s favorite way to get out of the busy city life and take some time off on the weekend. It is a very approachable hobby, which can easily entertain you for hours at a time. The best...

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Lake Sam Rayburn Marinas


Sam Rayburn Marina Resort

We take pride in our reputation as a "family resort" and a "fisherman/hunter's retreat." We are currently in the process of replacing our entire marina. Although the marina is under...

BIG bASS STORAGE FACILITY

Call today to reserve your Storage unit! 409.698.2109 Three available sizes, all units equipped with a light and electrical outlet. Can withstand winds of up to 180 MPH. Conveniently located and easily...

Jackson Hill Park and Marina

Jackson Hill Park and Marina offers a four lane boat ramp and boat slips for our guests. We host everything from Major professional tournaments to company and small group tournaments where we supply everything...

Pontoon Boat and Jetski Rentals on Sam Rayburn

Make your stay at Big Sam more fun on your next visit. We rent Pontoon boats and Seadoo's PWC, out of Sam Rayburn Marina resort. Boats rent for full day and half day. Seadoo's rent for 3hrs- 10.30am till...

Lake Sam Rayburn Fishing


Bill Rogers Guide Service on Lake Sam Rayburn

We cater to our customers, just sit back in the seat and catch crappie or bass. We will bait your hook and take your fish off. Just bring your food and drinks and have a good time, what more could you ask for....

East Texas Guide Service with Rickie Y'Barbo

Rickie has been fishing Sam Rayburn and Toledo Bend since the late 1960's. Started guiding in 1971 on Toledo Bend and Rayburn. He specializes in Largemouth Bass. He has fished many tournaments and helped...

Crappie Bob's Guide Service

Let's catch some slabs! Crappie are fun to chase and more fun to catch. With a lifetime of Sam Rayburn experience, I will put you on fish. With my knowledge of the lake and the fish, along with electronic...

Lake Sam Rayburn Fishing with Ken, Ken's Team Nitro Pro Guide Services

I have Fished Professionally ( Bass and Crappie ) on Sam Rayburn for over 28 years and with the huge 2017 Nitro Z21 Bass rig we can cover the water and any section of the lake you're interested in...

CRAPPIE GUIDE SERVICE on Lake Sam Rayburn

Best Crappie Guide Service on Sam Rayburn 30-foot pontoon boat (Multiple Boats available for large parties) 8+ anglers All equipment supplied Deckhand to assist with everything Just relax and...

Lake Sam Rayburn Vacation Rentals and Cabins


Fisherman's Delight on Lake Sam Rayburn

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2 conjoined units available. Each unit sleeps approximately 4 people. 1 queen bed and twins each unit. Located at Harvey Creek just around the corner from the boat ramp. Each unit has a microwave, dorm size refrigerator, and Keurig coffee pot, ac...

Lakeside Treehouse - Waterfront

Featured Waterfront

Lakeside Treehouse in Rayburn Country.....Great getaway retreat for up to 6 people in Rayburn Country! Features: - One private bedroom with Queen bed w/Futon - One private bedroom with Double bed and Bunk Beds - Two level deck to lake -...

Lighted Path Lake House -- Lovely Waterfront Home with Great Back Porch in Rayburn Country

Featured Waterfront

.You will love the back porch and huge deck Waterfront w/ sandy beach-GREAT VIEW 3 bedrooms plus loft---2 1/2 baths 1 bedroom w/ king and ensuite bath 1 bedroom w/ queen 1 bedroom w/ queen 1 loft with double 2 twin mattresses in...

Sam Rayburn Cabin

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Cozy 2 bedroom cabin mere miles from 2 boat ramps and restaurants, with screened-in porch, BBQ pit and covered boat parking. 1 king sized bed and 1 full sized bed are great for families or couples. Wifi, TVs in every room and modern interior make...

Masters Hill Guest House

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Nestled in the Piney Woods and designed with a decorator's touch, this home will not disappoint. Comfortable and fully equipped with all you need to have a wonderful weekend getaway or an extended vacation. Full kitchen with ice maker, dishwasher,...

Lake Sam Rayburn Real Estate


Beautiful Main Lake Waterfront! SOLD

$289,900 Featured Waterfront

Beautiful UNRESTRICTED main lake WATERFRONT on Needmore Point. Secluded land. You can build closer to the water or up on the hill to get more of an overview of the sandy beach shoreline. Land has been partially cleared already and seller is...

2+ UNRESTRICTED Acres W/Investment Property on Sam Rayburn Pkwy (RR255)

$220,000 Featured

You found it! 2.144 Acres UNRESTRICTED property on Sam Rayburn Parkway. Located minutes to both Lake Sam Rayburn and the Angelina River boat ramps. This property is not only cleared and flat but also has on it a spacious 3 bedroom 2 bath split...

Waterfront property on the Angelina River

$499,000 Featured Waterfront

This property has it all from waterfrontage, acreage, guest house and dockage not to mention a 40 x 60 heavy built shop with all the bells and whistles along with a 20' covered concrete carport. 3/2 Treetop house with a battery back-up elevator that...

Waterview Escape with an Expansive Deck perfect for Entertaining

$579,000 Featured

Ready to make lake life a reality? Come see this spectacular custom built home that is excellent for entertaining. This 3 bedroom 3.5 baths has an open floor plan with a private master suite upstairs and the other two bedrooms on the first floor...

Remarkable Riverfront Estate

$938,000 Featured Waterfront

This remarkable Riverfront Estate is located just 2 miles west of Lake Sam Rayburn Dam. Upon entering the property, you are transported to a luxury nature escape. From the 1901 guest log lodge, a winding path ambulates through the natural landscape,...

Lake Sam Rayburn Camping


Rayburn Park

Rayburn Park, operated by the Corp of Engineers, contains forty-five campsites, eight pull-throughs with 50 Amp electric and water hookups, sixteen back-ins with 30 Amp electric and water hookups, twenty-one...

San Augustine Park

San Augustine Park, operated by the Corp of Engineers, contains one-hundred campsites with water and 30 Amp electric hook-ups. Five of these sites are tent only. The park also contains three waterborne...

Farmer's Cove RV Park

This property is part of one of the most beautiful estates on Lake Sam Rayburn. Situated on a peninsula jutting out into one of the most popular lakes in Texas, Farmer's cove RV park offers one of the best...

Twin Dikes Park

Twin Dikes Park, operated by the Corp of Engineers and open from March 1 through the Labor Day, is a developed camping area located on the south shore of Sam Rayburn Reservoir. The park contains 46 campsites,...

Jackson Hill Park and Marina

Stunning Sam Rayburn Lake forms the backdrop for your next fishing and camping vacation! RV campers will appreciate our wooded sites with 30 and some 50 amps of electricity available. We also have primitive...

Lake Sam Rayburn What To Do


Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen is located near Lake Sam Rayburn and they offer delicious menu options with a kick. Food selections include boneless chicken, sandwiches, signature platters, seafood, sides, and...

Casa Olé

Casa Olé is offering Mexican menu options near Lake Sam Rayburn. Dishes include enchiladas, fajitas, salads, and desserts. For more info, please call 409-383-8800.

Patricia Huffman Smith NASA Museum

Patricia Huffman Smith NASA Museum is located in Hemphill, Texas. The museum offers memorabilia of "Remembering Columbia." The business offers NASA information regarding the flight which...

Lake Sam Rayburn Nature Center

Lake Sam Rayburn Nature Center is a great place to take the family to enjoy nature and the wildlife surroundings. For more info, please call 936-897-8000.

Chase's Place

Chase's Place is a night club in Angelina County, Texas. The nightclub is located in Zavalla, Texas. For more info, please call 936-225-0974.

Lake Sam Rayburn Boats


Nitro Z18 bass fishing boat - 2019

$31,000

America's best-selling fiberglass bass boat and the official boat of Major League Fishing®, The NITRO® Z18 is a champion from bow to stern. NEW for 2019, we've tweaked the design with an angled flush bow graph panel, more leg room under driver...

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Lake Sam Rayburn Current Weather Alerts

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Lake Sam Rayburn Weather Forecast

Thursday

Partly Sunny

Hi: 77

Thursday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 57

Friday

Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 75

Friday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 60

Saturday

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 78

Saturday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 60

Sunday

Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 76

Sunday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 51


Lake Sam Rayburn Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 12/2: 161.08 (-3.32)



Lake Sam Rayburn

Fishing Report from TPWD (Dec. 1)

GOOD. Water stained; 62 degrees; 3.30 feet low. Bass are relating to points and main lake brush piles using jigging spoons and crankbaits. Crappie continue to migrate into the river, with catches in the brushpiles using whitehead jigs or minnows. Catfish continue to move into shallow water and into the creeks. Report by Lynn Atkinson, Reel Um N Guide Service.

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