With more than 200 lakes and over one million surface acres of water, Oklahoma is the perfect place to cast your line. Our scenic lakes, rivers and ponds are home to more than 40 documented species of fish. No matter your method of take—from rod and reel to juglines, limblines, gigging and noodling—you’re in for an angling adventure of a lifetime when you fish Oklahoma’s plentiful waters. Below you’ll find a rundown of some of the Sooner State’s most abundant species and the best places to find them.Learn More
Tom Steed Bait Shop: Beer, Bait & Burgers
Located just across from the main boat dock near Tom Steed Lake and Great Plains State Park, the Tom Steed Bait Shop is the perfect place to reload on bait while satisfying the hunger you worked up on the lake. After a long day of fishing, few things sound better than a fresh-grilled cheeseburger and a cold beer. The menu at Tom Steed Bait Shop is simple and straightforward: burgers, chicken fingers, loaded fries and a variety of fresh-baked cookies and cakes. Keep an eye out for their specials like beef stew and fried fish with hush puppies. With reasonable prices and friendly faces, the Tom Steed Bait Shop is sure to become one of your favorite spots on the lake.