We currently don't have any guides located on FALCON LAKE.


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Fishing in Falcon Lake

A good way to tell if a fishing spot is one of the best in the state of Texas is to look and see how many fishing guides are on the lake. Well, Falcon Lake boasts a large number of fishing guide services ready to take out anglers on an amazing fishing trip on the border of Texas.
  • Known For

    Falcon Reservoir is known for being located on the border of Texas in Zapata, TX. It’s also known as one of the best Largemouth Bass fishing spots in the state.

  • Fishing Licenses and Regulations

    This is a unique freshwater fishing hole. The lake is located on the border of Mexico and Texas. For anglers fishing on the Texas side of the water, they will need a Texas freshwater fishing license, if they are 17 years of age or older.

    Ask your fishing charter service if you’ll be fishing on both sides of the lake. If so, you can purchase a Mexico fishing license in the state of Texas at Falcon Lake Tackle. You can call Falcon Lake Tackle at (956) 765-4866.

  • Fishing Tips

    Fishing Falcon Lake, TX is an incredible experience for any angler. It’s truly a bucket list lake for bass fishermen around the country. Your fishing guide will know the best method for the day, but we have some fishing tips that can help increase your rate of success.

    Fishing techniques for catching bass include crankbaits, spinnerbaits, and Carolina rigged worms. Cast one of these around some flooded brush pules or offshore structures, such as tree stumps. Flooded buildings and roadbeds and you’ll likely reel in a trophy!

  • Best Seasons to Fish

    With the South Texas heat in the months of June, July, and August, the best time of year for largemouth bass is any season besides the summer. During the warmer months target catfish.


When was Falcon Lake built?

Construction on the dam began on 15 December 1950 and the reservoir began to fill on 25 August 1953.

How many acres is Lake Falcon?

How many dams are in the Rio Grande River?

What is Falcon Lake's Bass record?