Latest Fishing Reports for Joe Pool Lake

Joe Pool Lake is a fresh water impoundment located in the southern part of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex in North Texas (USA). The lake encompasses parts of Tarrant, Dallas and Ellis counties. The lake measures 7,740 acres (31.3 km2) with a conservation storage capacity of 176,900 acre feet (218,000,000 m³). With a maximum depth of 75 feet (23 m) the lake drains an area of 232 square miles (601 km2).

from Texas Parks & Wildlife Department

Water clear; 75-80 degrees; 0.75' low. Black bass are good on Texas rigged soft plastics and topwaters near grass. Some fish being caught on weightless soft jerkbaits as well. Crappie are fair on jigs and minnows. White bass are good on minnows. Catfish are good on cut shad.


from Texas Parks & Wildlife Department

Water clear; 69-74 degrees; 0.73' low. Black bass are good on Texas rigged soft plastics and topwaters near grass. Crappie are fair on jigs. White bass are good on minnows. Catfish are slow on prepared baits.


from Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Water clear; 69-74 degrees; 0.69' low. Black bass are good on Texas rigged soft plastics and topwaters near grass. Crappie are good on jigs. White bass are good on jigs. Catfish are good on prepared baits.


from Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Water clear; 68-73 degrees; 0.57' low. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged soft plastics and topwaters. Crappie are fair on jigs. White bass are good on jigs. Catfish are good on prepared baits.


from Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Water clear; 66-70 degrees; 0.62' low. Black bass are good on Texas rigged soft plastics. Crappie are good on jigs. White bass are good on jigs. Catfish are fair on prepared baits.


from Texas Parks & Wildlife Department

Water clear; 61-66 degrees; 0.65' low. Black bass are good on Texas rigged soft plastics and weightless Senkos. Crappie are good on jigs. White bass are good on jigs. Catfish are good on prepared baits.


from Texas Parks & Wildlife Department

Water clear; 56-60 degrees; 1.74' low. Black bass are good on Texas rigged soft plastics and weightless Senkos. Crappie are good on jigs. White bass are good on jigs. Catfish are good on prepared baits.


from Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Water clear; 56-61 degrees; 1.86' low. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged soft plastics in 5-10 feet (green pumpkin has been the most productive color). Crappie are fair on jigs. White bass are good on slabs and jigs. Catfish are good on prepared baits.






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