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


SAT, MAY 22

Outlaw Outdoors Average Joe Tournament

Entry Fee: $165 Open to any team that has NOT won more than $1500 on Rayburn in 2021 Pays 1 place for every 3 entries Trailering is allowed Enter Early! All teams stop fishing at 3:00 The first 100...

THU, MAY 27

Big Bass Splash Jackpot Summer Series Tournament

$18,000 GUARANTEED CASH PAYOUTS, $3,000 At Each Event, Heaviest Bass $1,500 - 2nd Heaviest Bass $900 - 3rd Heaviest Bass $600 - ENTRY FEES: $100 Per Person, TOURNAMENT HOURS & WEIGH IN:...

SAT, JUN 5

Media Bass Team Tournament

Sam Rayburn Jackson Hill Gordon Stauffer 972-222-2207

SAT, JUN 12

4th Annual Valero Reel United Fishing Tournament OPEN to Public Team Event

$160 entry, $5000 Guaranteed 1st place Payout! https://www.unitedwaymsjc.org/reel-united-fishing-tournament-0 June12th @ The Umphrey Pavilion in Brookeland,TX $160 per boat with no more than 2 anglers...

SAT, JUN 12

Whack'Em Outdoors Open Series #6

This is the last of six tournaments followed by a championship on September 11, 2021. You must enter 4 of 6 tournaments to qualify for championship. We will be meeting under the Cassels-Boykin Pavilion this...

Lake Sam Rayburn News and Community


Alternatives to VRBO and AirBNB

Vacation homes can be a great source of additional income if you know how to market them properly. Unfortunately, many homeowners opt to go the easy route and trust rental platforms like AirBNB and VRBO to...

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Should I Buy My Boat at a Boat Show?

Boat show events are a great way to meet fellow enthusiasts, share experiences and, of course, to take a look at what manufacturers and brokers are selling. While visiting a boat show just because of the...

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How To Work While Camping

Working from home has become a very common occurrence over the past year because of the long-lasting COVID-19 pandemic. The majority of people are enjoying the opportunity to work while spending time around...

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Lake Sam Rayburn Fishing


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...

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....

Cypress Hill Charters

Contact Cypress Hill Charters for a great escape to Lake Sam Rayburn and your next bass fishing adventure. Spend a day with us tie some line, wet a hook, catch good fish and get back to nature....

Lake Sam Rayburn Crappie Pro Fishing Services with Ken

I have Fished Professionally ( Bass and Crappie ) on Sam Rayburn for over 28 years and with the huge 24 ft Party Kraft Pontoon boat and the 2017 Nitro Z21 Bass rig we can cover the water and any...

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 -...

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,...

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

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.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...

Lake Sam Rayburn Real Estate


Paradise Peninsula - One of the last of its kind on Sam Rayburn Reservoir...

$679,000 Featured Waterfront

Whether you are looking for a perfect personal paradise or your dream is of waterfront development, look no further. Over 10 acres of prime sandy beach, unrestricted waterfront in Angelina County just off the Cypress Point subdivision for your...

WATERFRONT POINT ON RAYBURN

$680,000 Featured Waterfront

One of the most significant listings on the shores of beautiful Lake Sam Rayburn and a once in a lifetime chance to own an entire waterfront point. Over 626 ft of shoreline on the largest lake in Texas. The main residence features exquisite finishes...

CRUISE SHIP VIEW OF LAKE SAM RAYBURN! Waterfront 3br/2ba

$349,000 Featured Waterfront

CRUISE SHIP VIEW OF LAKE SAM RAYBURN...Wonderful 3BR/2B with fabulous views from 3 different levels! This newly updated home is open concept, has double sinks, a garden tub, and a tiled shower in the master. New flooring, paint, and updated kitchen...

NEW CONSTRUCTION AT LAKE SAM RAYBURN

$219,000 New

**NEW CONSTRUCTION** Beautiful creek front home in Rayburn Country. 2br 2ba in the heart of Rayburn Country, Lake Sam Rayburn. Home features beautiful wood floors throughout, open floor plan, cathedral ceilings, granite counters, oversized attached...

Spacious Lakes Area Home

$240,000

Water area home, open living floor plan, in a great neighborhood in a great school district...who could ask for more!! Make your appointment with the listing agent to get your showing on this one that wont' last long!! Three bedrooms and 2 baths...

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Lake Sam Rayburn Current Weather Alerts

Lake Sam Rayburn Weather Forecast

Sunday

Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 82

Sunday Night

Rain Showers Likely

Lo: 66

Monday

Rain Showers Likely

Hi: 81

Monday Night

Chance Rain Showers

Lo: 69

Tuesday

Thunderstorms Likely

Hi: 83

Tuesday Night

Thunderstorms Likely

Lo: 68

Wednesday

Thunderstorms

Hi: 79

Wednesday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 67


Lake Sam Rayburn Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 5/16: 170.91 (+6.51)



Lake Sam Rayburn

Fishing Report from TPWD (May 12)

FAIR. Water stained; 75 degrees; 4.28 feet high. Largemouth bass are fair following drops and points to a maximum of 14 feet with spinners, worms, and topwater edging your days. White bass are fair on Alabama Rigs. Look below the white bass for opportunities to catch largemouth bass with the same setup. Crappie are good on jigs working the structures. Catfish are good on live and stinkbait.

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