Children under 13 years of age must have a parent/guardian's consent before providing Check-In and Captain’s meeting will be from 5:00-9:00 PM on Thursday, October 15th at the Possum Kingdom Chamber of Commerce location. Participating anglers could fish all of Possum Kingdom Lake with a river boundary of the Bunger Bridge at FM Road 1287. If you could catch bait then it wouldnt be as hard. Local Information. FISHING REGULATIONS This reservoir has special regulations on some fishes. LAKE RECORDS CURRENT FISHING REPORT STOCKING HISTORY LATEST LAKE SURVEY REPORT "Possum Kingdom Reservoir", Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Web. ), is a reservoir on the Brazos River located primarily in Palo Pinto County Texas.It was the first water supply reservoir constructed in the Brazos River basin. Return to Possum Kingdom fishing page. PALO PINTO COUNTY — Rainfall slowed through the day on Friday at Possum Kingdom Lake, removing some of the pressure off Morris Sheppard Dam where two floodgates are open. A Rainbow Trout Shallow running Crank is not too shabby though. Largemouth bass can be found throughout the lake and can Crappie will May 1, 2016 Last summer, my dad and I decided to take our newly acquired kayaks down the Brazos River tailrace below the dam at Possum Kingdom Lake and do some bass fishing. Re: Possum Kingdom Dam/Brazos River Fly Fishing [ Re: golfer ] #2865336 11/25/08 05:22 PM Joined: Jul 2004 Also absolutely embellish (though 6.5 lbs qualifies as a lunker in my territory). We sit on a boat or dock or shore all day thinking of big fish and better weather, it’s the … Possum Kingdom receives millions of recreation visitors annually. Be sure to check out the Dam Observatory for more awesome views, go hiking, or canoe the nearby Brazos River. vegetation when you find it. The State is stocking thousands of easy-to-catch, tasty rainbow trout in 185 ponds, lakes and rivers across the state. The water isn’t too cold in the summer so swimming or water sports are awesome! Manage My Subscriptions, archive  White bass are good on Alabama rigs and jigs getting deep. The bridge does not look special just driving across but park along the highway with the fisherman and view it from the side. There is plenty to do at possum kingdom. Possum Kingdom Lake is a majestic lake along the Brazos River just 80 miles west of Fort Worth, Texas. Possum Kingdom Reservoir Locations of Fish Attractors . 37) Maximum depth: 145 feet (avg. About Possum Kingdom Lake. Fishing Report We enjoyed the Possum Kingdom state park, the dam and scenic drive down Texas highway 16. i remember my dad catching some monsters out there, and i remember they let out alot of water at the time. Your contact information is used to deliver requested updates or to access your subscriber preferences. Sand bass are fairly abundant and provide exciting action. thats why i wanted to go out there. Many docks provide habitat for fish, and so do standing timber and Crappie are … Fishing for panfish, bass and catfish is usually good to excellent, depending upon water flow and conditions. During the winter months trout are periodically released below the Possum Kingdom dam (see events page for schedule). fishing tips for possum kingdom reservoir. Panhandle Plains Region There was one bigger than the record at the time caught on trout back in the 90s but the game warden went to the taxidermist and found a trout hooked as bait in it's belly and disqualified the record. be prepared to search for them. has scenic rock cliffs and bluffs, while the upper end spreads into shallower Possum Kingdom Lake, Graford Picture: Possum Kingdom Lake Dam - end of Observation Point Road - Check out Tripadvisor members' 303 candid photos and videos of Possum Kingdom Lake ... fishing and scuba diving. Fishing Possum Kingdom Lake, Texas 09/25/19 Fishing Report for Possum Kingdom Lake: Smallmouth and Lagemouth Bass are taking top water lures early mornings and near dark. Fishing is a great night activity. Possum Kingdom Lake was created in 1941 after completion of the Morris Sheppard Dam. Some were duly entered into the record books after being caught on free-swimming live shad, but more than a few never saw the record books because they were caught illegally on rainbow trout. Wichita Falls, Texas 76301 Possum Kingdom receives millions of recreation visitors annually. This year, rainbow trout will be stocked into the Canyon Tailrace on the Guadalupe River below Canyon Lake and the Possum Kingdom … Lake Records Possum Kingdom Reservoir Locations of Fish Attractors . Ron ( i dont know if he wants his name put out) set the record, he used to live around the corner from me. REEL ON THIS Fishing Guide Service at Possum Kingdom Lake. depths. Wikipedia Possum Kingdom Lake Videos: Jigs with trailers around heavy cover will also get them. There is plenty to do at possum kingdom. We enjoyed the Possum Kingdom state park, the dam and scenic drive down Texas highway 16. Graford, Texas 76025 Points and dropoffs can be found throughout Possum Kingdom Lake Fishing Report from TPWD (Dec. 2) FAIR. The creation of Possum Kingdom Lake from the impounded waters of Morris Sheppard Dam sent bridges, roads and an entire town underwater. and help provide trophy potential, as evidenced by the lake record of 16.02 around brush piles and docks. Florida-strain largemouths have been stocked Possum Kingdom Lake is popular with residents as well as tourists mainly for the fishing … Book your guided fishing trip on Possum Kingdom Lake with REEL ON THIS Fishing Guide Service. It holds 750,000 acre feet (930,000,000 m 3) of water with 550,000 acre feet (680,000,000 m 3) available for water supply. One participant from each team MUST be present for the mandatory meeting to be held at 5:00 PM. We stayed at a friends house. Gear & Gadgets on the Texas Fishing and Outdoors Show, Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3. Category ... Bass Fishing - Catching Giants When Spillway Gates Open - … The rainbow trout make for great tailrace fishing and will be stocked at Canyon Tailrace on the Guadalupe River below Canyon Lake and at the Possum Kingdom Tailrace on the Brazos River … Thanks for watching. When the floodgates opened at the dam, a lot of fish spilled over and died on impact. Re: Possum Kingdom Dam [Re: TheKingOfFish] #3086048 02/05/09 01:32 AM: Joined: Jun 2007. Catfish action can be good The dam was part of the Works Progress Administration of that era which was responsible for creation of many lakes, parks, and other public projects. Possum Kingdom Lake (popularly known as P.K. 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