OKLAHOMA FISHING REPORTS

Whether you’re looking to reel in a trophy bass, prize walleye or channel catfish, we have you covered with weekly fishing reports from the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife. Check back often to find out what fish species are biting, what bait to use and where you’ll find the most active fishing spots across Oklahoma lakes.

Arcadia Lake

Lake Information
April 26, 2016 Update

Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs at 2-5 ft. along riprap. Bass are fair to good on swim baits and Alabama rigs at 3-5 ft. along points and coves. Channel and blue catfish are fair on punch bait and cut shad near rocky points and near the draw down on the dam. White bass are fair on in-line spinnerbaits around the boat ramps.

Bell Cow Lake & Equestrian Campground

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Crappie are good on minnow and jigs around docks and shallows. White bass are good on sassy shad along riprap. Largemouth bass are good on plastic baits, tube jigs and small lures along riprap, rocks and weed beds.

Birch Lake

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs around standing timber and docks. Largemouth bass are slow on plastic baits and spinnerbaits around coves and points.

Broken Bow Lake

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass are good on crankbaits, jerk baits and spinnerbaits at 5-10 ft. around points, shorelines and flats. Crappie are good on minnows, jigs, tube jigs and grubs at 3-5 ft. along flats, shorelines and weed beds. Channel, blue and flathead catfish are good on chicken liver, cut bait and sunfish at 10-15 ft. along coves, rocks and the river channel.

Canton Lake

Lake Information
April 23, 2016 Update

White bass and walleye are good on crankbaits and lipless baits at 3-8 ft. along riprap and in the main lake. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs at 2-8 ft. around brush structure and riprap.

Chandler Lake

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Largemouth bass are fair on crankbaits, spinnerbaits and plastic baits along coves and shorelines. Crappie are slow on jigs and PowerBait around docks.

Copan Lake

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Crappie and white bass are fair on minnows and jigs at 4-8 ft. around brush structure, docks and creek channels. Channel and blue catfish are fair on cut bait and chicken liver at 6-12 ft. around brush structure and the river channel.

Fort Cobb Reservoir

Lake Information
April 25, 2016 Update

Crappie are good on jigs and worms along shallows and shorelines. Saugeye are fair on worms and jigs along coves and shorelines.

Fort Gibson Lake

Lake Information
April 21, 2016 Update

White bass are good on grubs and sassy shad along the river channel. Crappie are fair on nymphs and tube jigs around brush structure and docks. Blue catfish are fair on crawfish, worms and shrimp along creek channels and the river channel.

Fort Supply Lake

Lake Information
April 25, 2016 Update

Crappie and white bass are good on minnows and jigs around jetties and shorelines.

Foss Lake

Lake Information
April 18, 2016 Update

Striped bass hybrids are fair in deep water. Walleye are slow on live bait near the dam. Crappie are fair on live bait around the fishing docks. White bass are fair in the river. Catfish are good on stinkbait.

Grand Lake O' The Cherokees

Lake Information
April 25, 2016 Update

Crappie are good on jigs and GoGo minnows along shallows, coves and docks. White bass are good on bendable minnows along the river mouth. Blue and channel catfish are slow on shad at 5-10 ft. along shallows. Paddlefish are good in the Neosho River channel.

Greenleaf Lake

Lake Information
April 25, 2016 Update

Largemouth bass are fair on chartreuse spinnerbaits and bill baits along shorelines, creek channels, brush structure and moss beds. Catfish are good on fresh cut bait on the bottom. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs at 4-8 ft. around the fishing dock.

Hudson Lake

Lake Information
April 25, 2016 Update

Paddlefish are good at 8-14 ft. in the river channel. Crappie are good on minnows, hair jigs and grubs at 4-8 ft. below the dam, along standing timber and shorelines. Channel catfish are fair on cut bait and worms at 5-9 ft. below the dam, along shorelines and riprap. White bass are good on crankbaits, small lures, jigs and sassy shad at 6-9 ft. below the dam, along shorelines and creek channels. Largemouth bass are good on buzz baits, jerk baits, spinnerbaits and small lures at 3-7 ft. around brush structure, weed beds and shorelines.

Hugo Lake

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Blue catfish are fair on shad at 5-15 ft. below the dam. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs at 2-10 ft. below the dam, along shallows and creek channels.

Hulah Lake

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Crappie and white bass are fair on minnows and jigs at 4-8 ft. along creek channels and brush structure. Channel, blue and flathead catfish are fair on cut bait and chicken liver at 6-12 ft. along creek channels and the river channel.

Kaw Lake

Lake Information
April 26, 2016 Update

Paddlefish are slow below the dam. Blue, channel and flathead catfish are excellent on crawfish, worms, shad and cut bait at 2-6 ft. along flats, shallows and the river mouth. Crappie are good on minnows, jigs, tube jigs and hair jigs at 2-6 ft. along shorelines, brush structure and rocks. White bass and striped bass hybrids are excellent on spoons, jigs and sassy shad from the surface to 3 ft. along creek channels. Walleye are slow on live bait and jigs at 2-6 ft. below the dam.

Keystone Lake

Lake Information
April 26, 2016 Update

Largemouth bass are good on spinnerbaits along shorelines. Crappie are fair on jigs along shorelines.

Lake Carl Blackwell

Lake Information
April 25, 2016 Update

Striped bass hybrids are fair on crankbaits and jigs along shorelines. Crappie are slow on tube jigs three ft. off the bottom around the floating dock. Saugeye are fair on crankbaits along shorelines. Channel catfish are slow on cut bait and chicken liver along shorelines.

Lake Ellsworth

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Flathead catfish are slow on live bait along coves and in the main lake. Blue and channel catfish are fair on chicken liver, stinkbait and punch bait in the main lake.

Lake Eucha

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Largemouth bass are good on jigs and plastic baits at 1-5 ft. along shorelines and coves. Bluegill are fair on crickets and jigs along docks and shorelines. Channel catfish are fair on cut bait and shad alond flats and riprap. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs at 5-10 ft. around docks and brush structure.

Lake Eufaula

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Largemouth bass are good on crankbaits, plastic baits and flukes along coves, weed beds and points. White bass are good on Alabama rigs, jigs and grubs below the dam. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs at 4-8 ft. around docks, coves and standing timber. Flathead and blue catfish are good on live shad and sunfish below the dam and along the spillway.

Lake Hefner

Lake Information
April 25, 2016 Update

Crappie are good on minnows and jigs around docks and shorelines. White bass, striped bass hybrids and walleye are good on minnows, grubs and gay blades around docks and standing timber. Largemouth bass are good on plastic baits, spinnerbaits and topwater lures along shorelines. Channel catfish are fair on punch bait and hair jigs along shorelines.

Lake Hudson

Lake Information
April 11, 2016 Update

Paddlefish are fair at 13-30 ft. below the dam and along the river channel. White bass are good on crankbaits, small lures and sassy shad at 7-12 ft. below the dam, along the river channel and creek channels. Crappie are fair on minnows, jigs and grubs at 5-9 ft. around brush structure, shorelines and creek channels.

Lake Konawa

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Largemouth bass are good on in-line spinnerbaits, plastic baits and sassy shad at 2-8 ft. along coves, weed beds and the discharge. Channel catfish fair on punch bait, worms, stinkbait and dough bait at 4-10 ft. along riprap, points and the discharge. White bass are slow on crankbaits, slabs, tube jigs and shad at 6-12 ft. in the discharge and riprap.

Lake Lawtonka

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Crappie are slow on minnows and tube jigs along coves, shallows and rocks. Largemouth bass are fair on crankbaits, worms and spinnerbaits around brush structure, weed beds and shallows.

Lake Murray

Lake Information
April 26, 2016 Update

Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass are good on lipless baits, plastic baits and crankbaits at 3-12 ft. along shallows, weed beds and rocks. Spotted bass are fair on jigs, sassy shad, crankbaits and minnows at 4-12 ft. along creek channels, points and coves. Crappie are fair on minnows, jigs and small lures at 4-10 ft. around brush structure, docks and riprap.

Lake of the Arbuckles

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Spotted, largemouth and smallmouth bass are good on worms, plastic baits, jerk baits and wacky rigged worms at 6 ft. along coves, points and in the main lake. Crappie and sunfish are good on live bait, jigs, nymphs and tube jigs at 8 ft. around docks, coves, rocks and cliffs. White bass are good on lipless baits, spinnerbaits, small lures and jigs in the river channel, around points and in the upper creek arms.

Lake Overholser

Lake Information
April 25, 2016 Update

Striped bass hybrids and white bass are fair on crawfish, cut bait and jigs along riprap, shorelines, points and off the dam. Blue and channel catfish are fair on live bait, cut bait and chicken liver in the main lake and along shorelines. Crappie are slow on minnows and jigs around docks and brush structure. Carp are fair on dough bait and worms below the dam and discharge.

Lake Stanley Draper

Lake Information
April 25, 2016 Update

White bass are fair on minnows and jigs at the inlet. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs around docks and along shorelines.

Lake Tenkiller

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

All fish are moving into shallows. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass are good on spinnerbaits, crankbaits and plastic baits at 3-15 ft. around docks, the main lake and coves. White bass are good on spoons, spinnerbaits and hair jigs at 5-15 ft. in the upper end of the lake and trolling deep running crankbaits in the main lake early in the day. Crappie are excellent on minnows, jigs, crankbaits and tube jigs at 2-10 ft. along coves, the main lake and docks. Channel, blue and flathead catfish are fair on juglines and flip-flops baited with cut bait, shrimp and sunfish at 20-40 ft. in the main lake and along flats. Bluegill are good on worms, tube jigs and hair jigs at 2-10 ft. around docks and shorelines.

Lake Texoma

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Largemouth and smallmouth bass are good on plastic baits, crankbaits and jigs at 5-10 ft. along creek channels and riprap. Striped and white bass are good on live shad, sassy shad and ghost minnows at 10-20 ft. below the dam, along coves and the river channel. Channel and blue catfish are good on worms, stinkbait, minnows and live shad at 5-15 ft. below the dam, along creek channels and flooded timber. Crappie, sunfish and white bass are good on tube jigs, minnows and small lures at 5-15 ft. around brush structure, shorelines and creek channels. Paddlefish are good at 10-20 ft. below the dam while water is being released.

Lake Thunderbird

Lake Information
April 25, 2016 Update

Crappie and white bass are good on minnows and jigs around docks and shorelines. Channel and blue catfish are fair on cut bait and shad along the river channel and flats. Saugeye are fair on crankbaits, tube jigs and sassy shad around points, rocks and flats.

Lake Wister

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Largemouth bass are good on bill baits, tube jigs and plastic baits at 2-6 ft. along shorelines, brush structure and rocks. Crappie are excellent on minnows and jigs in orange/chartreuse and yellow/chartreuse at 2-10 ft. around brush structure, shorelines and new cedar structure.

McGee Creek Reservoir

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Largemouth and spotted bass are good on spinnerbaits and plastic baits at 2-6 ft. along shorelines and weed beds. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs at 6-12 ft. around brush structure and docks.

Oologah Lake

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs at 2-6 ft. along flooded brush. Largemouth bass are fair on plastic baits at 3-6 ft. along flooded brush. Blue and channel catfish are fair on juglines and limb lines baited with cut bait and shad at 5-15 ft. along flats. Blue catfish are fair on worms and cut bait on the bottom below the dam.

Pine Creek Lake

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Largemouth bass are good on crankbaits and plastic baits around points and shallows. Crappie are good on jigs along shallows and creek channels. Channel catfish are good on crawfish and punch bait along creek channels, the main lake and shallows. Flathead catfish are slow on sunfish along the river channel, rocks and the main lake.

Robert S Kerr Reservoir

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Crappie are good on minnows and jigs along shallows, shorelines and standing timber. Largemouth and spotted bass are good on flukes, plastic baits, Alabama rigs and spinnerbaits along shallows, coves and riprap. Blue and channel catfish are good on cut bait, shad, stinkbait and dough bait along the river channel, flats and inlet.

Sardis Lake

Lake Information
April 23, 2016 Update

Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs at 2-6 ft. around brush structure and shorelines. Blue and channel catfish are good on cut bait and shad at 10-14 ft. along channels, shorelines and in the main lake. Largemouth and spotted bass are good on bill baits, tube jigs and spinnerbaits at 2-8 ft. around brush structure, standing timber and points.

Skiatook Lake

Lake Information
April 25, 2016 Update

Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs at 5-15 ft. around brush structure.

Sooner Lake

Lake Information
April 25, 2016 Update

Striped bass hybrids and striped bass are fair on live shad and slab in the main lake. Blue catfish are fair on cut bait along channels and points.

Spavinaw Lake

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

Largemouth bass are good on jigs and plastic baits at 1-5 ft. along coves and shorelines. White bass are fair on jigs and grubs at Spavinaw Creek at the low water bridge. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs at 1-5 ft. around brush structure, docks and off the dam. Channel catfish are fair on cut bait and shad along riprap and flats.

Tom Steed Lake

Lake Information
April 26, 2016 Update

Crappie are slow on minnows and jigs around rocks and channels. White bass and striped bass hybrids are good on minnows and spinnerbaits along creek channels and shorelines. Blue and channel catfish are good on cut bait, shad and stinkbait along flats and creek channels.

Waurika Lake

Lake Information
April 24, 2016 Update

White bass are fair on minnows and flukes along riprap. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs around brush structure. Blue catfish are fair on cut bait and stinkbait in the main lake and the discharge.

Webbers Falls Reservoir

Lake Information
April 25, 2016 Update

Largemouth bass are fair on spinnerbaits and crankbaits along riprap and creek channels. Catfish are good on fresh cut bait and sunfish on the bottom. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs at 4-8 ft. around brush structure.

Wes Watkins Reservoir

Lake Information
April 25, 2016 Update

Channel and blue catfish are fair on chicken liver and worms along creek channels. Crappie are slow on minnows and tube jigs at 5-6 ft. along shorelines and brush structure. Largemouth bass are slow on minnows and spinnerbaits at 4-6 ft. around brush structure and shorelines.

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