Striped Bass, Largemouth
Bass, White Bass, Crappie, Catfish, Sunfish
Many located around Lake
Burnet County Park
Located off FM 2341 on
the east side of the lake about mid-lake.
Blackrock Park - Located in the southwest corner of the lake, well
protected from the wind. From Austin, take Texas 71 west to Marble Falls, turn
north on US 281 and west on FM 1431. Follow road to FM 261, turn left and
continue approximately half a mile to the park entrance on your right.
Max. depth 132 ft.
Lake Buchanan was the first of the Highland Lakes to be formed.
bass anglers have their best success on Lake
Buchanan during the spring and fall months. The area from Beaver Creek to the
Colorado River is usually stained. This keeps the largemouth bass shallow
regardless of the water temperature. In the lower section of the reservoir
where the water remains clear, topwater lures, metal flake willow leaf
spinnerbaits and shallow to medium depth crankbaits work well along rocky
For striped bass,
live shad fished with a carolina rig type set up on the bottom on humps and
along dropoffs is almost always productive. Topwater fishing is good in late
spring and again in the fall. Anglers should concentrate on main-lake points
Lake Buchanan Maps