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


Prestige Ford Lake Fork Evening Team Tournament Series

Victory Fishing Events presents: The Prestige Ford Lake Fork Evening Series Team Bass Tournaments. Registration will be from 4:45pm until 6:15pm only at Lake Fork Marina Tournament fishing hours are...


Easter at the Park

We're looking forward to our annual Easter in the Park. This year there will be almost 3,000 candy filled eggs! Prizes this year will be two big stuffed Easter baskets, cash prizes and a tablet. Age groups for...


Monday Night Fishing Tournament

Results 04/08/2019 - Franky & Steve had 13.1 for 1st. place. There wasn't a big fish weighted in. The Big Bass Pot will be $290.00 next week. Thanks to all who came out hope to see everyone next...


Lake Fork Spring Teams #2

Lake Fork Spring Teams #2 $110 Team Entry Inc. BB $50 Sidepot Optional $40 Membership all Anglers age 17 and over excluding Active Duty Military and Disabled Veterans All of our Lake Fork Events are...


Yantis Catfish Classic

Annual Yantis Catfish Classic on Lake Fork at The Minnow Bucket April 27 & 28 Amateur , big fish tournament $25,000 guaranteed payouts. All benefiting the Yantis Volunteer Fire Dept. Early entry fee...

Lake Fork News and Community

Lake Fork Fishing Report for April 15, 2019

It has been another crazy week here at Lake Fork. The weather has either raining or windy and cold this week. The water temperatures have been up and down depending on the weather. For the most part, the water...

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Lake Fork Report 4/10/2019

I want to start out by thanking everyone who has come out to fish with me this season. I am having a blast and I appreciate the opportunity to work hard and help y’all have a great time on Lake Fork. As...

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Lake Fork Guide David Vance Bass Fishing Report April 4th 2019

April is in with a bang!  Another wave of bass have made a major move to shallow water to spawn. I saw a lot of new beds today. The fishing will get even better as April rolls on. The fishing conditions...

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Lake Fork Anglers MLF format results from 4/4/19 out of the Minnow Bucket

Like the real TV show every fish over 10" counts. You must catch 6 LB + in one of the qualifying, and fish at least 6 tournaments to move into the semi-final. We set it low so most of our members would make to...

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James Caldemeyer's Lake Fork Trophy Bass Fishing Report April 4, 2019

Hey folks! It is April and the spring fishing on Lake Fork has really turned on. The last several weeks my clients and I have been catching a lot of big bass. These fish are rushing the shallows and their...

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Lake Fork Real Estate

Beautiful & Well Care For Cabin!

$376,500 Featured Waterfront

Tucked in amongst towering mature trees, this lovely and well cared for log cabin is waiting for you. Undoubtably you will spend a lot of time outdoors enjoying the manicured lawn with sprinkler system from Lake Fork and massive wood deck off the...


$333,000 Featured New Waterfront

Best small gated subdivision on Lake Fork! 20 lots total and only 13 houses. This home is in the country with little traffic and noise. No thru-traffic...period. The house faces a 100 acre tract whose residents are cows and deer. The 8x26 front...

Waterfront Gem On Lake Fork!

$468,500 Featured Waterfront

Inventory is low around Lake Fork, so hurry and add this "gem" to your list of must sees!! This property has so much to offer with its HUGE drive thru garage with insulated doors, sink and workshop the building close to the...

Lake Fork Home That Has It All!

$410,000 Featured Waterfront

GREAT NEW PRICE!! One of the number one things that people want when looking to move to Lake Fork is a shop...well this one has a terrific one, it's 30x40 enclosed and a 25x40 carport! The icing on the cake for this property is the well cared for...

REDUCED! Spectacular Views of Lake Fork!

$575,000 Featured Waterfront

Seller is Motivated...don't miss this opportunity! Step back in time...when homes were wonderfully made with wide welcoming steps to sit with neighbors and swings shared with friends. All will feel welcomed with the expansive space in the foyer,...

Lake Fork Vacation Rentals and Cabins

Waterfront Horse Ranch for Rent

Featured Waterfront

We welcome: Reunions, Large groups, Corporate, Receptions, small weddings are our specialty. We can sleep 50+ in 5 buildings w/ 6 bathrooms on 26 waterfront acres. We have activities here at the ranch for all ages. NOTE: We have 21 bedrooms, 6...

BEAUTIFUL SECLUDED WATERFRONT 4 bedroom on Lake Fork - Private & Peaceful!

Featured Waterfront

This wonderful getaway is located in a secluded and quiet area close to the 154 bridge. It is fully furnished with a covered boathouse, wood burning stove, dish network for TV and wireless internet. It is a non smoking and a no pets facility and is...

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...

Stable View Cottages


*Brand New* Stable View Cottages is conveniently located in Yantis, just off of TX. Hwy. 154 and only 3 minutes from the public boat ramp. We have 5 tiny houses that feature a large back patio with charcoal grill and seating overlooking our...

Woodland Cottage - A Cottage That Combines Comfort and Leisure

Featured Waterfront

Lake Fork Resources takes pride in Woodland Cottage, an attractive two bedroom, two bath rental with a comfortable covered deck, fenced yard (great for small children), private covered parking, and a beautiful tree covered park-like...

Bent Tree Motel - Emory TX

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Lake Fork Weather Forecast


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 67

Friday Night


Lo: 44



Hi: 76

Saturday Night


Lo: 57


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 80

Sunday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 61


Partly Sunny

Hi: 80

Monday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 64

Lake Fork Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 4/19: 403.25 (+0.25)

Lake Fork Fishing Report from TPWD (Apr. 17)

Water lightly stained; 68–71 degrees; 0.03’ high. Black bass are fair on swimbaits, hollow body frogs and weightless Senkos. White and yellow bass are good on slabs. Crappie are good on minnows. Catfish are good on trotlines.