Lake Fork

Because Life is Better at the Lake

Lake Fork


Lake Fork Reservoir is located 65 miles east of Dallas on the on Lake Fork Creek, a major tributary of the Sabine River between Quitman, Alba, Emory, and Yantis, Texas. At 27,690 acres and 315 miles of shoreline, Lake Fork was designed a premier bass fishing lake and currently holds records for 34 out of the Top 50 largemouth bass caught in Texas. If fishing is your sport then check out our Lake Fork waterfront homes and vacation rentals.  More Lake Information

Lake Fork Calendar of Events


SAT, APR 11

Williams Creek Crappie Club Meeting

The April club meeting has been canceled, but the April meeting topics will be posted on the web site and in our Newsletter printed in the Lake Fork Area News. We hope to get back on schedule as soon as...

SAT, MAY 2

Yantis Catfish Classic

May 2 & 3, 2020 Total payout of $25,000 Top 7 big fish places with 1st place of $3,500. Payouts for 7 hourly (top 4) places per day. Top Senior, youth, lady Angler and early entry of...

SUN, MAY 3

Yantis Catfish Classic

$25,000 total payout Top 7 overall big fish prizes with $3500 first place 7 hourly places (4 top) each day payouts Top Sr, Lady Angler; youth and early entry prizes of $250 Raffle at 3 for...

SAT, MAY 9

Texas Team Trail Bass Tournament

Alba, TX May 8, 2020, 4-6pm Weigh-in starts at 3pm May 9, 2020 Lake Fork Marina 275 Co Rd 1558 Alba, TX 75410

SAT, MAY 23

7th Annual Crappiefest

** THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL TENTATIVELY 5/23/2020 ** This is the country's largest Big Fish Tournament!! There are multiple ways to take home a check!! One fish weigh-in - which means anyone...

Lake Fork News and Community


Texas State Parks to Close to Public Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday, April 7 issued orders to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and the Texas Historical Commission to close all state parks and historic sites to further help distance Texans...

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LAKE FORK WEEKLY FISHING REPORT

FROM: J & M Guide Service DATES: 29 March – 4 April 2020 It was a cloudy and rainy week here at Lake Fork. The water temperatures arestill in the mid 60’s and the water clarity is stained to...

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James Caldemeyer's Lake Fork Trophy Bass Fishing Report April 4, 2020

April is upon us and the bass fishing on Lake Fork is in full swing right now! The big ones are up shallow, and the lake has been crawling with anglers seeking to get out of the house and get in on some great...

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Yantis Catfish Classic Postponed till October

Jerry E. Miller, former Mayor of Yantis and Director of the Yantis Catfish Classic announced that the 2020 Catfish Classic Tournament has been postponed and will now be held on the first weekend in October...

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Texas Fishing and Hunting Seasons Have Not Been Cancelled

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has issued an executive order implementing a protocol for "essential services and activities" amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, including fishing and hunting in the list. The...

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Lake Fork Real Estate


Lake Fork Home That Will NOT Disappoint!

$599,000 Featured Waterfront

GREAT NEW PRICE..Looking for "elbow room"? this 1.35 deeded acres + leaseback gives you that with loads of space and privacy. The home will not disappoint with its terrific layout that offering so much room to entertain or just everyday...

Affordable and Funtional Property at Lake Fork

$64,900 Featured

Affordable, Functional and Too Cute!! This property is a great getaway located in White Oak Shores, a gated community and one of the nicest RV parks at Lake Fork. Clean & comfortable 2000 5th wheel, Jay Model with 3 slide outs, nice size living...

Established Lake Fork Car Wash & Storage Buildings

$409,000 Featured

Well established car wash and storage buildings on Lake Fork. Has a 4 bay car wash and 32 36 x 16 units with concrete pads, electric, and 12 x 12 doors. Room to expand to 10-12 more units in back. Gate entrance to buildings with fencing. Units are...

Easy to Settle in to Lake Fork Living

$597,000 Featured Waterfront

So easy to settle in to this comfortable lake home.Complete Kitchen re-do, lots of upgrades including new stainless appliances, cabinets repainted, new sinks & faucets, knobs, pulls. Beautiful custom granite counters, bath and utility room...

What You Expect a Lake House to Be

$450,000 Featured Waterfront

Beautiful setting, great fishing area. Large kitchen area with granite counters, Living area has gas fireplace plus great room upstairs with fireplace as well, media room perfect for friends and family, too. beautiful wood floors, great lakefront...

Lake Fork Vacation Rentals and Cabins


Secluded Lodge

Featured Waterfront

Secluded Lodge is a peaceful 2 bed/bath mobile home, completely remodeled with the fisherman and the family in mind. It boasts a beautiful waterfront view of the sunsets from the porch or the dock. There is plenty of privacy and parking. The...

Waterfront Horse Ranch for Rent

Featured Waterfront

Rent a Waterfront Ranch. We can sleep 50+ in our 5 buildings. We welcome: Reunions, Large groups, Corporate, Receptions, Small weddings, School outings & more. We can sleep 50+ in 5 buildings w/ 6 bathrooms on 26 waterfront acres. We have...

Corry's Guest House

Featured Waterfront

Corry's Guest House has a private driveway plus a spacious, shaded side yard to accommodate the comfortable two bedroom, 1000 square feet guest lodging. Behind it is a 3 1/2 acre lighted, private park which includes a shaded picnic area, swings, a...

Lake Fork Fisherman's Cove

Featured Waterfront

Lake Fork Fisherman's Cove has everything you need to make your next trip to Lake Fork comfortable and fun. Twelve comfortable guest rooms all have two full size beds, mini fridge, microwave, coffee pot, and flat screen TV's with DirecTV....

Private, quiet, upscale Waterfront Suites

Featured Waterfront

BOOK YOUR 2020 TOURNAMENT DATES NOW!! 2 separate, private suites in a private home with keyless, outside entries and nice, comfortable décor and beautiful wildlife mounts throughout. We are centrally located on Lake Fork on the waterfront with...

Best Western - Emory TX Lake Fork

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Lake Fork Current Weather Alerts

Lake Fork Weather Forecast

Tuesday

Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 84

Tuesday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 69

Wednesday

Partly Sunny

Hi: 87

Wednesday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 63

Thursday

Chance Rain Showers

Hi: 69

Thursday Night

Slight Chance Rain Showers

Lo: 52

Friday

Chance Rain Showers

Hi: 67

Friday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 54


Lake Fork Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 4/7: 402.74 (-0.26)



Lake Fork Fishing Report from TPWD (Apr. 1)

GOOD. Water stained; 62-66 degrees; 0.74’ high. Largemouth bass are good on soft plastic creatures, lipless crankbaits, and chatter baits spawning in creeks and coves in 2-8’. White and yellow bass are slow in creeks. Crappie are good on jigs and minnows in creeks. Catfish are fair on cut bait in 15-22’.