Lake Sam Rayburn

Because Life is Better at the Lake

DETX Qualifier Results ...


Tom Behrens has over 50 years experience in fishing and hunting across the United States. Much of this time was spent in Oklahoma and Texas where he became very familiar with the outdoor opportunities in these states. You may contact him by email at:

Congratulations to Tanner Riley and Kaleb Stewart for their outstanding performance in winning the DETX fifth qualifying tournament and for catching a giant 10.76 lb green monster.

Top 10 finishers:

1 Youth Fishing League High School Tanner Riley Kaleb Stewart 24.19
2 Tarkington Fishing Team Chase Wilson Bryce Ellington 16.78
3 Hornet fishing team Kaden Slankard Jake Wells 15.81
4 Douglas High School Isaac Jones Jacob Bruener 14.26
5 Beckville High School Jace Lindsay Jaxon Evans 14.12
6 Huntington High School Bass Club Brenton Peters River Johnson 13.95
7 LCM Bass Team Spencer Brister Aiden Lofton 13.79
8 Dawson Anglers Jared Mizell Bennett Bellina 13.73
9 Youth Fishing League Zane Parker Garrett WIlson 12.70
10 Huntington high school bass club Chase Bertram DC White 12.05

Full results are on the DETX website.

Photo courtesy Deep East Texas High School Fishing Series


Tell us what you think!

Lake Sam Rayburn Real Estate with Rayburn Realty

Lake Sam Rayburn Email Updates


Visit our Lake Sam Rayburn Sponsors!

Lake Sam Rayburn on Social Media


Lake Sam Rayburn Current Weather Alerts

Lake Sam Rayburn Weather Forecast


Thunderstorms Likely

Hi: 75

Monday Night

Thunderstorms Likely

Lo: 64


Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 76

Tuesday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 50


Partly Sunny

Hi: 72

Wednesday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 55


Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 76

Thursday Night

Chance Rain Showers

Lo: 61

Lake Sam Rayburn Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 3/30: 165.24 (+0.84)

Lake Sam Rayburn Fishing Report from TPWD (Mar. 25)

FAIR. Water stained; 65-66 degrees; 0.84’ high. Largemouth bass are good within flooded timber and any vegetation with worms, crankbait, and spinners. White bass are fair fishing minnows in creeks and creek points. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs. Catfish are good on live and stinkbait.