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8 FISHING SPOTS IN HOUSTON By Paula Nino Kehr on Sep. 29, 2018 Looking for a good spot to catch fish? You’ll find many scenic, well-stocked fishing spots in and around Houston. Give yourself a break from city life and head out to one of these fishing oases near H-Town. Lake Anahuac Lake Anahuac is part of a wildlife refuge along the Texas coastline, 45 miles east of the city. It is one of the few places with access to both saltwater and freshwater fishing. Enjoy finding speckled trout, redfish and southern flounder along the East Galveston Bay 24 hours a day. Freshwater...

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LITTLE ROCK (KATV) — As more and more people take up fishing as a social distancing hobby, the bait and tackle industry is seeing bait and supply shortages like they've never  Use your voice to seamlessly access your favorite entertainment: live TV & news, On-Demand, cloud DVR, and streaming  Lisa's Bait Shop in Benton has been in business for 35 years now, but owners Steve and Lisa say they've never seen anything like this. "Springtime has always been busy in this business but this year has been probably three, four times normal," Steve Spencer said. Since people aren't able to go...

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If you want to take the family fishing in Texas, you might want to learn about a few Lake Houston fishing spots that are ideal for anglers of all ages and abilities. Locations that offer bank or pier access, family-friendly amenities, and productive fishing opportunities often make for the most convenient and enjoyable family experiences.  When it comes time to make a decision about where to fish with your family on Lake Houston, consider these locations. 1. ALEXANDER DEUSSEN PARK Located just 15 miles northeast of downtown Houston, Alexander Deussen Park is a place where families can enjoy a relaxing...

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LAKES AND BEACHES NEAR HOUSTON These lakes and beaches are just a short drive from Texas' largest city Do a bit of pond fishing at Sheldon Lake State Park or venture farther north to Lake Conroe in the Sam Houston National Forest. If you prefer sand and sun, pack the sunscreen and a towel. FISHING AND FUN AT SHELDON LAKE Need a mini getaway? Take a quick drive to Sheldon Lake State Park, roughly 16 miles north of downtown. Hike the nature trails or climb to the top of the John Jacob Observation Tower. The 82-foot climb is worth it, with...

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Here’s a list of the best Sugar Land-area fishing spots. Eldridge Park Each year, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department stocks the park’s 5-acre pond with hundreds of fish. Find rainbow trout, catfish, perch, bass and more at this fisherman’s oasis. Reminder: all state fishing regulations include licenses for those 17 and older and a daily bag limit of five fish per angler apply. 2511 Eldridge Rd, Sugar Land, TX 77478 Sugar Land Memorial Park This 420-acre park nestled up against the Brazos River offers anglers a huge lake perfect for fishing. Rent a boat and head out on the...

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