Aklahoma Fishing Report
Texoma: Elevation 5 1/4 ft. below normal, water 85 and clear. Largemouth bass good on plastic lures 5-10 ft. around structure; white and striped bass good on live bait and topwater lures surface to 15 ft. in the Platter Flats; channel and blue catfish good on cut bait at 5-10 ft. in Washita Burns Run; crappie fair on minnows and jigs at 5-12 ft. in Rock Creek. Report submitted by Danny Clubb, state game warden stationed in Bryan County.
Arbuckle: Elevation 2 ft. above normal, water 82 and stained. White bass active on top; crappie slow; bass slow with some action on topwaters early, lizards, on drop shot rigs seem best rest of the day. Report submitted by Jack Melton.
Blue River: Elevation above normal, water 79 and murky. Largemouth bass slow on flies and minnows; channel catfish slow on liver and worms. Report submitted by Charles Baker, technician at Blue River Public Fishing and Hunting Area.
Broken Bow: Elevation 11 1/2 ft. below normal, water 90 and murky. Largemouth bass fair in middle of lake; channel catfish fair using cut bait on juglines; crappie fair on minnows at 25 -30 ft. Report submitted by Steve Lumpkin.
Eufaula: Elevation 3 1/2 ft. below normal and clear. Largemouth bass fair on plastic lures at 5-10 ft. off points; white bass good on slab spoons at 8-20 ft. off the flats; channel catfish fair on shad at 8-20 ft. off flats; crappie good on jigs at 10-20 ft. under bridges. Report submitted Ed Rodebush, state game warden stationed in McIntosh County.
Konawa: Elevation 1 ft. above normal, water 87 and clear. Largemouth bass good on topwaters at 5-10 ft. around weed beds and coves; channel catfish good on shad and chicken liver at 10-15 ft. along dam and south coves. Report submitted by Daryl Howser, state game warden stationed in Seminole County.
McGee Creek: Elevation 6 ft. below normal, water 83 and clear. Largemouth bass fair on soft plastic lures at 16-24 ft.; channel catfish fair on juglines using sunfish along the rip rap; crappie fair on minnows around cedar brush. Report submitted by Larry Luman, state game warden stationed in Atoka County.
Lower Mountain Fork River: Trout fair to good very early, very late, or even at night on large mayflies. Hexagenias are hatching nicely most evenings. Watch for rising water at all times. Report submitted by Sid and Peggy, Beavers Bend Fly Shop.
Pine Creek: Elevation normal. Bass good on soft plastics and salt craws at 15 ft. around points; crappie fair on minnows in brush and treetops in southern portion of the lake; catfish good on shiners around treetops in creek channels; sunfish are still biting good on worms around submerged structures and rocky points in the late evenings. Report Submitted by Mark Hannah, sate game warden stationed in McCurtain County.
Robert S. Kerr: Elevation normal, water 87 and murky. Largemouth bass slow at 6-8 ft. on plastic baits fishing areas with wood, rock and weed cover next to deeper water; crappie fair at 10-12 ft. using minnows fishing over woody structure or in the old creek channels; white bass fair surface to 10 ft. using shad imitation baits fishing in the Applegate Cove and Short Mountain and Cowlington Point areas; blue and flathead catfish fair using fresh cut bait and live bait on trotlines and juglines fishing around the old Arkansas River channel at 20-30 ft.; walleye and sauger fair fishing just off the bottom using minnows and small live shad at the mouth of the Illinois River; striped bass fair using live bait from Hwy 64 bridge to the mouth of the Illinois river. Report submitted by Rick Olzawski, state game warden stationed in Haskell County.