Toledo Bend Lake

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Toledo Bend Lake

Located on the Sabine River between Texas and Louisiana, Toledo Bend Reservoir the largest man-made body of water in Texas and the largest in the South. The 1,200 miles of shoreline offers unlimited opportunity for outdoor recreation. Both private and public facilities are available for swimming, boating, picnicking, fishing, camping, hunting and sightseeing.  More Lake Information

Toledo Bend Lake Calendar of Events


Youth Fishing League

The YFL is a registered 501 c3 non-profit registered in the State of Texas. All youth anglers 5-18 years old can fish any or all of our events.


Sportsman's Bass Club Tournament

This is a night tournament. Please check website for further details.


Media Bass Tournament

This is a two day tournament....06-23-18 through 06-24-18. Please check website for additional information.


Tackle Box Open Shoot Out

This is a night tournament. Entry fee $80 per boat, includes $10 for big bass.


Tackle Box Open Shoot Out

This is a night tournament. Entry fee is $80.00...includes $10 for big bass.

Toledo Bend Lake News and Community

Tips to help your fish and yourself in good health

You don’t need someone to tell you it’s hot out there, especially sitting in a boat with no shade. The following are some tips to help keep you and your fish alive during a fishing tournament,...

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45 Lunker Replicas Received

The Toledo Bend Lake Association (TBLA) awarded 45 lunker bass replicas to anglers at the Sealy Outdoors Big Bass Splash at Cypress Bend Park on Sunday, May 20th. Dinah Medine, coordinator of the TBLA Lunker...

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TBLA Fingerling Stocking Set for June 6

The Toledo Bend Lake Association (TBLA) has purchased 50,000 Florida bass fingerlings that will be released on June 6th. The TBLA Fingerling Release is scheduled for Wednesday June 6th from 8 am-12 pm at...

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Hamilton and Long Win First Place

Glen Hamilton and John Long took first place honors in the World’s Oldest Open Bass Fishing Tournament held on Toledo Bend Reservoir. The Tournament was held April 28-29. This bass tournament is...

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Toledo Bend Bass Club captured the 2018 Association of Louisiana Bass Club's 47th Best Six Club Championship

The winning club finished the two-day competition with an 18-bass sack weighing 59.90 pounds to earn themselves a $4,000 paycheck. Bussey Reservoir finished second with an 18-fish sack weighing 57.65 pounds...

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Toledo Bend Lake Real Estate

Great Location to Live on Toledo Bend

$449,000 Featured Waterfront

Greater than 1 acre total for two premium lakefront lots, including one vacant and the one with 2700 square foot house. Flip or build on the 2nd lot. This property offers the best views on the lake and has quick access to the Chicken Coop Crappie...

REDUCED! The View Your Porch Has Been Hoping For!

$135,000 Waterfront

REDUCED! The perfect house plan for a lake home has a wall of windows and a great porch where you can take in the scenery! But you need that commanding view to make it all worthwhile - and here it is! Perched at the mouth of Lowe's Creek with...

Nice Waterview Lot


Nice Lakeview lot located on paved street - cleared with some large trees left. Very near one of the subdivision's two boat launches. Subdivision also has 9 hole golf course. Restricted to built homes only.

RURAL TIMBERLAND - only one restriction- No honey bees

$88,000 New

This piece of beautiful timberland has been used for deer hunting and fishing. Two deer stands and a stocked pond. You only have one restriction. Buyer can place no honey bees on the property. Seller is highly allergic and has serious medical...

Hill Top Country Home With Acreage


This is almost 19 acres that is partially fenced, mostly covered in timber with a portion cleared around the HWY frontage. There is a 2015 Solitaire DW Manufactured home that has 2624 square feet of living space and large porches front and back, an...

Toledo Bend Lake Vacation Rentals and Cabins

SAVE UP TO 40% MAY 10 - 16!!! Cliffside Lodge & Cabin Rentals (3 rental homes on 8 acres&#

Featured Waterfront

Cliffside Lodge: Our 3,000 sq. ft. waterfront custom lodge features 4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, a home theatre with surround sound, fully equipped kitchen, luxurious family room, utility room with washer and dryer, and a 420 sq. ft. covered porch. ...

Serenity Cottage on Toledo Bend

Featured Waterfront

Very nice 2 bedroom plus sleeping loft, 1 1/2 bath waterfront cottage on South Toledo Bend near Burkeville that sleeps up to eight people. This home has 400 feet of lakefront and has a private boat dock. Everything is furnished, from linens to...

Rip'n Lips Lake Rental

Rip'n Lips Lake Rental on Toledo Bend in Six Mile!! My favorite time of the year.. TOP WATER ACTION!! We are located just South of the Six Mile Bridge in Hemphill. Clean and comfortable 2/2 (king, full, twin and Queen futon) with...

BJ's 1215 Rental Camps


Two Cabins and a mobile home on the water, water view. Fish cleaning station and electric by the water. Cabins furnished with pots, pans, dinner ware, towels, linen, microwave, coffee pot & ect. BBQ pit to cook a juicy steak on. Put your boat in...

Toledo Bend Cottages & Le Paradis Bed and Breakfast


Treat yourself to a quiet romantic get-away and enjoy the finest accommodations and thrilling lake views at your independent cottage for two. Our cottages provide restful surroundings, a sandy beach, beautiful sunsets and a little piece of heaven...

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Toledo Bend Lake Current Weather Alerts

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories.


Toledo Bend Lake Weather Forecast


Partly Sunny

Hi: 86

Saturday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 71


Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 85

Sunday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 74


Partly Sunny

Hi: 89

Monday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 72


Partly Sunny

Hi: 88

Tuesday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 71

Toledo Bend Lake Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 6/23: 169.49 (-2.51)

Toledo Bend Lake Fishing Report from TPWD (Jun. 20)

Water stained; 81–85 degrees; 2.44’ low. Black bass are good on soft plastic worms and crankbaits. Striped bass are fair on bucktail jigs. White bass are good on Li’l Fishies and slabs in the river. Crappie are good on minnows and tube jigs over baited holes. Bream are good on crickets and nightcrawlers. Channel and blue catfish are fair on trotlines baited with live bait. Yellow catfish are slow.