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Turkey Time in Texas

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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: tomdoglover29@aol.com




Rio Grande turkey has a bag limit of 4 birds, and the general seasons are:
South Zone: 3/17 - 4/29
North Zone: 3/31 - 5/13
Special 1 Turkey Bag Limit (10 counties): 4/1 - 4/30
Check county listings for special bag limits, season dates and other special regulations for counties. Refer to your Outdoor Annual for general dates, the Spring Zone Map and required tagging information.


Eastern turkey has a limit of 1 bird, and the general season is April 15 - May 14. Eastern Turkey hunters must check their harvested turkey with the free My Texas Hunt Harvest app or website.




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Lake LBJ Weather Forecast

Tuesday

Sunny

Hi: 61

Tuesday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 35

Wednesday

Chance Rain Showers

Hi: 59

Wednesday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 43

Thanksgiving Day

Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 63

Thursday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 50

Friday

Partly Sunny

Hi: 73

Friday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 46


Lake LBJ Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 11/20: 824.51 (-0.49)



Lake LBJ Fishing Report from TPWD (Nov. 14)

Water murky; 73–77 degrees; 0.90’ low. Black bass are good on perch colored crankbaits and watermelon Whacky Sticks in 5–10 feet at daylight. Striped bass are slow. White bass are good on minnows and Li’l Fishies at night. Crappie are good on green tube jigs and live minnows over brush piles in 12–15 feet. Channel catfish are very good on shrimp and stinkbait. Yellow and blue catfish are slow.