Lake Fork

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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 17

Lake Fork Saturday Evening Series

2021 LAKE FORK SATURDAY EVENING TEAM TOURNAMENT SERIES Get ready for all Lake Fork Tournaments on Saturday Evenings at Lake Fork Marina! Brought to you by: Victory Fishing Events LLC. Tournament Dates: #1...

SAT, APR 17

JC Outdoors Lake Fork Spring Teams Tournament

The only ALL AMATEUR team series on Lake Fork, no Lake Fork Guides or Elite/Tour Pros. New this year will be a combined state teams championship with a $10k First Place award. The location of the Championship...

SUN, APR 18

JC Outdoors Lake Fork Solo Tournament

5 qualifying events over 5 months, with division championship in July. Minnow Bucket Marina, $110 entry fee, 80% payback, $40 membership fee (good for solo and teams series). This is an individual...

THU, APR 22

2021 Bassmaster Elite

2021 Bassmaster Elite at Lake Fork April 22 ~ 25, 2021 Lake Fork, Quitman, TX

FRI, APR 23

2021 Bassmaster Elite

2021 Bassmaster Elite at Lake Fork April 22 ~ 25, 2021 Lake Fork, Quitman, TX

Lake Fork News and Community


Lake Fork Anglers Results From April 9

What a great day to be on Lake Fork. Fairly light winds, some sun but not overbearing. The lake was full of anglers. And the bass were spawning in some areas. Can it get any better? The boater I went with said...

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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...

Ayers Resort at Lake Fork

Featured

QUIT Cozy Cabins "PET FRIENDLY" , "HANDICAP ACCESSIBILITY" , Cover Boat Shed" Cabins have Rams no steps, with kitchens, large shower, kitchen utensils, lots of amenities Free boat launch, Cable TV, Guide service,...

April dates still available

Featured Waterfront

new on market nice home on the lake and next to golf course at the mouth of birch creek boat ramp strait across road. sleeps 10+. Large deck on front and back bbq grill master has king and a twin over full bunks two other bedrooms with full size...

Lake Fork Vacation Rentals

Featured Waterfront

Lake Fork Vacation Rentals has over 10 homes in Yantis avaliable to you for your next fishing trip or vacation. We have everything from 3 bedroom homes, Log Cabins, to the Ultimate Plush 42" RV over looking the water. Our homes fit everyones...

Corry's Waterfront Lake Fork Retreat Guest House

Featured Waterfront

A fisherman's dream come true! A short stroll from the house, you'll find our private dock with electrical hookups in a quiet, sheltered cove. Fish right from the dock, or feel safe parking your boat--no need to pull it out of the water every night!...

Lake Fork Real Estate


Located in a Lake Quitman Neighborhood

$159,750 Featured

Charming country home located in a nice Lake Quitman neighborhood. This home truly has no waisted space with open concept living, luxury vinyl floors and large windows with custom blinds. Any cook will absolutely love this kitchen with a huge...

Lake Fork Waterfront on Elm Creek

$85,000 Featured Waterfront

Whether you love to fish or just enjoy nature, this WATERFRONT lot on Lake Fork could be just what you have been waiting for! Located in Willow Wood Cove Addition by Elm Creek - it is off the beaten path in a quiet and secluded neighborhood. The lot...

Escape the Hectic City to the Paradise of County Living!

$580,000 Featured

Wonderful 4-acre homestead within walking distance of world-famous Lake Fork. Escape the hectic uninviting world of big city living to the paradise of country living but still be only 90 miles from DFW or 60 miles from Tyler for those times you need...

Great Investment Property

$975,000 Waterfront

Over 27 acres of prime Lake Fork lakefront property. Split it up into lots or build a Fishing Lodge or even a high class Angler's Only Subdivision, nearly limitless possibilities

3 combine lake lots

$23,814

have 3 combine lake lots at holiday village has water sewage electric they will put the electric and water meter in when they come to turn them on. Lots 259 and 260 are fenced lot we haven't got around to fenced lot 261in with the other two yet. We...

Lake Fork Fishing


Fly Fish Lake Fork with Alex Guthrie

Come experience the thrill of fly fishing for lunker bass. You'll be fishing from a 20? center console boat that can comfortably accommodate 2 fly fishermen and a guide. Our goal is for your total and complete...

Lake Fork Guide Trophy Bass Fishing with David Vance

Lake Fork is world-famous for the trophy bass it has produced. In addition to fishing guide services, David offers instructional tips for the beginning angler, as well as tips and techniques for experienced...

James Caldemeyer - Lake Fork Trophy Bass Guide

I would like to introduce myself and invite you to come join me for some Lake Fork bass fishing. My name is James Caldemeyer. I have fished for as long as I can remember. My father and grandfather were both...

Lake Fork Guide Zach Hughes

I offer fully guided fishing trips specializing in the techniques and knowledge of Lake Fork for my clients to not only catch fish but also have an amazing outdoor adventure. I have been a full time licensed...

Eric Wright, Lake Fork Guide

My name is Eric Wright, I am a professional tournament angler and full-time guide working on Lake Fork. I take pride in working hard and have the skills and experience necessary to offer my clients a 1st class...

Lake Fork Camping


North Shore Landing RV Sites

Welcome to our Lake Fork RV Park experience! We are Nathan and Debbie White and one month ago we decided to purchase North Shore Landing. This is our retirement project so we live on site. Working from dawn...

Coffee Creek Landing Marina and RV Park

Coffee Creek Marina was one of the first marinas on Lake Fork we are the third owners of the park and we have worked hard to get it updated and looking nice. Now called Coffee Creek Landing because once you...

Providence RV Parks

Providence RV Parks at Lake Fork. FULL-TIMERS WELCOME. Fishermen we have room for your boat. 1/2 mile from docks. Spots are 2 Days through Annual. A beautiful, secluded, private park located near the southeast...

Lake Fork Ranch Resort

Leroy and Beverly Foulkrod, the new owners of Lake Fork Ranch Resort, would like to invite you to visit our RV Park on the peaceful shores of Lake Fork for your RV and cabin rental needs. The park is located...

Secret Haven RV Resort

Come and enjoy the secluded quiet peaceful setting away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Secret Haven RV Resort spans 9 acres with a beautiful view of Lake Fork. The RV sites are large lots with plenty...

Lake Fork Marinas


Oak Ridge Marina - Motel & Restaurant

Oak Ridge Marina has a new boat ramp as well as fishing dock and covered boat slips available for overnight use. Our covered boat slips are located in a protected inlet, our covered boat slips are available...

Lake Fork Fisherman's Cove Motel and Resort

Lake Fork Fisherman's Cove has everything you need to make your next trip to Lake Fork comfortable and fun. Twelve guest rooms, twelve slip marina, dry storage and boat ramp. Looking for the perfect place for...

Coffee Creek Landing Marina and RV Park

Coffee Creek Marina was one of the first marinas on Lake Fork we are the third owners of the park and we have worked hard to get it updated and looking nice. Now called Coffee Creek Landing because once you...

All Seasons Lake Fork Resort

Located on the water at Lake Fork, featuring our completely renovated 27 room Motel, Swimming Pool for our guests, Restaurant, RV Park with over 50 sites offering annual, monthly, weekly or daily rates, tent...

Minnow Bucket Marina

We invite you to spend your next vacation at the Minnow Bucket Marina and the Bass Lantern Restaurant. Motel & Two Big Bass Lodges Overlooking The Lake ~ RV Park & Tent Camping Facilities on the...

Lake Fork What To Do


East Texas Zoo & Gator Park

The East Texas Zoo & Gator Park is a nature preserve in Van Zandt County, Texas. The zoo is located in Grand Saline and offers views of dozens of alligators plus hatchlings. Other animals include small and...

Burgins BBQ

Burgins BBQ is located near Lake Fork, Texas. The restaurant offers menu options including brisket, pulled pork, turkey, ribs, Lockhart style sausage, smoked gouda, and chicken. For more info, please call...

Ironwood Practice Range

The Ironwood Practice Range is located in Rains County, Texas in Emory. The practice range offers an area to practice your driving. For more info, please call 903-473-2808.

Verona Italian Cafe

Verona Italian Cafe uses the freshest and most favorable ingredients in their food selections. The restaurant is located in Alba, Texas near Lake Fork. Menu items include appetizers, soups, house specialties,...

The Bayou

The Bayou is located in Yantis, Texas near Lake Fork. The restaurant offers cajun foods in a unique and fun atmosphere. For more details, please call 608-444-9102.

Lake Fork Boats


2005 Bennington Pontoon

$10,000

2005 Bennington RFI 2575 pontoon very good condition.

2014 Blue Wave Pure Bay 2200

$37,500

2014 Blue Wave 22' red and white, center console 200 hp Suzuki very low hours, I pilot trolling motor w/ remote control 2 live wells. Lots of storage, 2 captain chairs, 1 power pole, excellent condition. Always garage kept at lake fork, 4 rod...

21' 2013 Ranger Comanche Mercury 250HP Optimax Pro XS

$45,500

I'm selling my: 2013 RANGER COMANCHE 21' w/250HP Mercury COLOR: White hull, Gray stripes, black bottom, Platinum mist deck LENGTH: 21.3 ENGINE: Mercury 250 Optimax Pro XS, 183 hours, Recently tuned TROLLING MOTOR: Motor Guide Tour, 36V,...

Bent Tree Motel - Emory TX

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Lake Fork Current Weather Alerts

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Lake Fork Weather Forecast

Tuesday

Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 79

Tuesday Night

Thunderstorms Likely

Lo: 57

Wednesday

Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 66

Wednesday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 52

Thursday

Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 68

Thursday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 53

Friday

Thunderstorms Likely

Hi: 61

Friday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 49


Lake Fork Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 4/14: 402.61 (-0.39)



Lake Fork

Fishing Report from TPWD (Apr. 7)

FAIR. Water lightly stained; 59-62 degrees; 0.35 low. Largemouth bass are fair on bladed spinners, crankbaits, jerk baits, curly-tailed worms and skirted jigs in 2-8’. White and yellow bass are fair with spoons and swimbaits in the creeks and feeder arms. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs near docks and creeks. Catfish are slow on punch bait and cut bait in 8-20’.

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