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, SEP 17

Chad Barington Memorial Scholarship Bass Tournament

Entry Fee is $150.00/Team ` 40% Cash Payout for 1st place; 25% Cash Payout for 2nd place; 15 % for 3rd place..... Optional $20.00 Big Bass...100% cash payout....5 fish limit. Registration begins at 4:30 am...

THU, OCT 20

St. Croix Bassmaster Central Open Tournament

2022 St. Croix Bassmaster Central Open will be held in Sam Rayburn Reservoir on October 20-22, 2022.

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...

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 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


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...

Fisherman's Delight on Lake Sam Rayburn

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2 conjoined units available. Each unit will sleeps 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 and dish...

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 -...

RAYBURN INN

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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...

Great Cabin with Boat Parking On-site

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Fishermen's Paradise for anyone that enjoys the outdoors. Located in East Texas this property is on the Angelina River just minutes from Sam Rayburn Dam and Lake Sam Rayburn as well as public boat launch and Umphrey Family Pavilion. This...

Lake Sam Rayburn Real Estate


Retreat Tucked Away off Sam Rayburn Parkway

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This is what you've been waiting for! Tucked away right off Sam Rayburn Pkwy (RR 255) you'll find yourself on a private corner with beautiful trees where you can sit back and relax while enjoying the birds and nature. The 3 bedroom 2 bath...

Corner Lot in Tiger Creek Estates

$225,000 Featured

Beautiful corner lot with 4.7 Acres in highly sought after, Tiger Creek Subdivision. Only minutes to the shores of Lake Sam Rayburn or Rayburn Country Golf course, this property is the perfect place to build your dream home. Call today for more...

3/2 Camp House great for investment

$95,000 Featured

This gem is less than 10 miles from two of Lake Sam Rayburn's boat ramps. Hurry up and check out this adorable 3 bedroom, 2 bath home. It has so much potential! Looking to invest in rental property or a lake camp? This is your place! Sitting on...

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...

195 County Road 4804 E

$359,000 Featured Waterfront

WATERFRONT that doesn't break the bank! Beautiful, gently sloping waterfront on Lake Sam Rayburn! This home has so much to offer with, two oversized bedrooms, ample closet space and two bathrooms! The living/family room offers cathedral ceilings, a...

Lake Sam Rayburn Camping


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...

Rayburn RV Hideout

Nestled in the Piney Woods of The Texas Forest Country of East Texas at Lake Sam Rayburn, Rayburn RV Hideout is the place to escape from the hustle and bustle of the big cities. Unlike many RV parks you won't...

Brookeland/ Lake Sam Rayburn Lake KOA

Located on the banks of Mill Creek and near the shores of Lake Sam Rayburn, our campground offers something for everyone. Choose a one or two room "Kamping Kabins" to our Deluxe Kamping Kottages, one...

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,...

Lake Sam Rayburn Marinas


Needmore Boat Rentals

Pontoon boats for rent on beautiful Sam Rayburn. Cruising, fishing, or enjoying a day of fun in the sun on one of the many beaches our lake has to offer. Rent your boat now!

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...

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...

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...

Lake Sam Rayburn What To Do


Naranjo Museum-Natural History

The Naranjo Museum is a Natural History museum offer exhibits, activities, and programs to the community. Virtual guides are also offered on their website. For more info, please call 936-639-3466.

Timbers On The Green

Timbers On The Green is located in Brookeland, Texas near Lake Sam Rayburn. The restaurant offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner at the bar and grill. For more info, please call 409-698-1002.

Crown Colony Country Club

Crown Colony Country Club is located in Lufkin, Texas near Lake Sam Rayburn. The facility offers golfing, swimming, dining, and more. The course holds eighteen holes nestled in tall pine trees. For more info,...

Lakes Area Seafood

Lakes Area Seafood is located in Brookeland, Texas near Lake Sam Rayburn. The restaurant offers seafood platters, sandwiches, and chicken fried steaks. For more info, please cal 409-698-3309.

Texas Joe's Backporch BBQ

Texas Joe's Backporch BBQ is located in Brookeland, Texas near Lake Sam Rayburn. The restaurant offers a variety of BBQ options include ribs, chicken, meats, and sides. For more info, please call 409-383-3987.

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Lake Sam Rayburn Current Weather Alerts

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Lake Sam Rayburn Weather Forecast

Monday

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 96

Monday Night

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 77

Tuesday

Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 97

Tuesday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 74

Wednesday

Thunderstorms Likely

Hi: 92

Wednesday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 72

Thursday

Thunderstorms Likely

Hi: 91

Thursday Night

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 72


Lake Sam Rayburn Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 8/9: 160.35 (-4.05)



Lake Sam Rayburn

Fishing Report from TPWD (Aug. 3)

FAIR. Water stained; 89 degrees; 3.87 feet low. Largemouth bass are good early in the morning with topwater frogs along grass ledges, and off point and drops with Carolina rigs and crankbaits. White bass are good schooling on the flats chasing shad. Crappie are fair on brush piles with live minnows. Bluegill are mixed in with the crappie biting on worms. Catfish are in creek channels off ledges and brush piles in 15 feet of water. Navigate with caution while the water level decreases. Report by Lynn Atkinson, Reel Um N Guide Service.

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