Giddings, BlackJack Ranch

Austin Area

Property Info

  • General Availability
    This site is available year round.
  • Lake Size
    15 Acres
  • Bank Fishing
    Bank fishing is available.
  • Tent Camping
    Tent camping is not available.
  • Boat Availability
    Jon boat with bench seating
  • Boat Launch
    Small boats/trailers easily launched from bank.
BlackJack Ranch sits on a gently rolling 1300 acre cattle and red deer ranch. As you enter the electric gate you will notice red deer and other exotics in various high fence pens ranging from a few acres to pens larger than 50 acres. This 15 acre lake is 20 feet deep. There is a huge pier which is great for the kids. The largest fish to date is 10 lbs. 4 oz.


Active cattle ranch, keep all gates closed that were closed and leave all gates open that were open.

General Directions

1 hour SE of Austin 2 hours NW of Houston 2 hours NE of San Antonio

Fishing Report

A Nice Introduction to Bass Fishing

Bob Scheidemann on Nov 22 ,2020

Met my nephew (visiting my son in Austin) and son at the gate at BlackJack Ranch at dawn with the intent to introduce them to the great sport of bass fishing. They picked up on it pretty quick and between…

nice morning at Giddings

Trent Toon on Nov 15 ,2020

had a nice morning at Blackjack. bite was a little slow, caught 12 on weightless fluke.  nothing of any size, the winds made it unfishable around 11am so off to lunch I went.  

Giddings with a partner

William Fetech on Oct 19 ,2020

Reservation Number : 25870 Property Name : BlackJack Ranch Reservation Date : 10/16/2020 All Day - Total Fish/Sizes : 35/2-3 lbs Lures Used : Medium square billed crank/split shot stick worm Fished Giddings on 16 Oct with fellow member John…

Property Pricing

  • Day Rate$100.00
  • Half-Day Rate$75.00
  • Under Twelve RateNo Charge
  • Youth (13-17) Day Rate$50.00
  • Youth (13-17) Half-Day Rate$40.00