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World Fishing Network

Fishing With Lone Star Outdoor News on the Nueces

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TopCat In The News

USA Today

"Lake McQueeney a Hotspot for Cats"
Lone Star Outdoor News 2012

Catfish Wallow in the Choke Canyon Shallows
2012 Racks and Reels Magazine

"After school lets out, it's time to take aim at fishing records"

Mike Leggett, Austin American Statesman

TopCat in Racks and Reels Magazine 2011

"White Bass Make Early Runs in Southern Waters"pg.8
Lone Star Outdoor News

It's cordial, it's crowded — it's white bass time"

Mike Leggett, Austin American Statesman

"Some Cool Cats"
 San Antonio Express News

Houston Chronicle, "White Bass Become Hot Ticket Item"

See Ray Sasser Column in Dallas Morning News

Colton Austin's interview on KHYI with Cable Smith - Episode 7 at 53:47

Outdoors White bass run about to explode 
San Antonio Express News

John Goodspeed, San Antonio Express News
"Choke canyon trip yields limits on bass, cats"

John Goodspeed and Ray Austin fishing the Nueces for White Bass

Hot casts in Three Rivers -  Amarillo Globe-News

San Antonio Express -- December 31, 2010


2nd Place Cabelas King Kat TopCat at KingKat

2nd Place for Austin/Aguillera
180.4 PoundsTotal


Feb. 2014 - 15 Days at Tawakoni

Daily Reports & Pics From Tawakoni on
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2014 Lake Tawakoni with TopCatFishing
64# Monster Caught 2/3/14

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 featuring Marine and Recreational LED Lighting

(pictured below, full night-fishing rig)
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TopCat Guide, Ray Austin, Receives "Elite Angler" Award from TPWD
One of Only 12 in Texas

Elite Angler Award to TopCat Fishing Guide Ray Austin


 Book your trip NOW - reserve your days!!! 

"This isn't a hobby, folks. This is my life,
my full-time occupation."

TopCat Fishing Ray AustinTexas Fishing Pro,
Ray Austin

You will be fishing on a 20' center console boat rigged for serious fishing. We furnish bait, tackle with rods and reels by Abu Garcia and Okuma, Hummingbird and Lowrance global positioning systems and sonar equipment. Your days catch will be filleted and packaged. Guide services offered for the following Texas lakes and rivers:

Braunig Lake, Calaveras, Choke Canyon, Fayette, Guadalupe River Chain, Granger Lake, Lake Somerville, Highland Lakes.

As seasons change, so do the variety of trips. From night trips on Lake Travis to weekend packages on The Pecos River. Family reunions and company parties can be a hit. No group too large to handle; we have the ability to provide additional guided fishing boats. Please feel free to browse our website and check out the different types of trips we have to offer, our rates, and the many pictures of our customers over the years.

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Rod and Reel Trips Only:  No juglines.

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Records Were Made to be Broken

2009    2010    2011


Texas Parks & Wildlife

and still counting

2012   2013   2014   

Watching the Hunters grow while fishing!
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Chad and son Hunter 2 Spring Breaks                   Pat & son Hunter 3 Spring Breaks and counting...  


TopCat customers stay at
Choke Canyon Lodge

Cable Smith
Huntin' and Fishin' Saturday's
8:30AM – 9:30AM on 95.3 The Range
And Now From 7-8 AM on KTKR The Ticket in San Antonio!

Lone Star Outdoor News

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BRains Media 

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