Texas Fishing Destinations

Lake Holbrook

Black Crappie Blue Catfish Green Sunfish and 2 more species

Lake Holbrook is a popular fishing destination located in Mineola, Texas. The lake is known for its abundant catfish population, with anglers also catching largemouth bass, crappie, and sunfish. Nearby activities include hiking, bird-watching, and camping. Fishing tips include using live bait and fishing near the abundant underwater structures. The best time to fish at Lake Holbrook is from March to May when the average temperature is around 70°F. However, the lake can be fished year-round, with the winter months offering the possibility of catching trophy-sized catfish. Get driving directions.

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Fish Species

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Crappies are members of the sunfish and the black bass family.

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This is the largest catfish of the family Ictaluridae, reported to grow to 120 lb. (54 kg).

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The kelp bass, a member of a large group of seabasses, which inhabit the eastern Pacific, is a robust fish ...