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Sheldon Lake, Texas Fishing

Location and Fishing Information: Sheldon Lake is located in Harris County, Texas. This body of water covers just under 1,250 acres of surface area and has a maximum depth of approximately 10 feet with an average depth around 5 feet. You will find boating, kayaking and fishing on this lake. There is a 10 HP limit on Sheldon Lake as well. The South Ramp is open for boats while the Garret Road Crossing is closed off to boats currently.

There are numerous different species of fish to find on this body of water. So, what type of fish are in this lake? You can find Carp, Sunfish, Catfish, Crappie, Smallmouth Bass and Largemouth Bass on these waters.

Top Species and Creel Limits

  • Black Crappie: 25 combination of black and white with 10″ minimum
  • White Crappie: 25 combination of black and white with 10″ minimum
  • Walleye: 5 per day and obly two can be under 16 inches
  • Trout: 5 in any combination with no minimum length requirements.
  • Catfish: 25 in any combination including subspecies
  • Catfish Flathead: 5 per day with a minimum length of 18 inches
  • Spotted Bass: 5 per day for any combination of species of bass
  • Striped/Hybrid Bass: 5 per day with a minimum length of 18 inches
  • White Bass: 25 per day with a minimum of 10 inches
  • Yellow Bass: No limit or length
  • Largemouth Bass: 6 per day minimum 12″
  • Smallmouth Bass: 6 per day minimum 12″
  • Panfish: No size or limit
  • All Other Species See The Texas Parks & Wildlife Regulations

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