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, MAY 22

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, MAY 23

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...

SAT, MAY 29

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...

FRI, JUN 4

Bass Champs Skeeter Owners Tournament

2021 Skeeter Owners Tournament on Lake Fork, 06/04/21 - 06/06/21, Lake Fork Lake Fork Marina & Hotel - Alba, TX

SAT, JUN 5

Bass Champs Skeeter Owners Tournament

2021 Skeeter Owners Tournament on Lake Fork, 06/04/21 - 06/06/21, Lake Fork Lake Fork Marina & Hotel - Alba, TX

Lake Fork News and Community


Lake Fork Anglers Big Bass Tournament Results From April 29

Started out coldish and warmed up nicely. The sun even showed up. Like always some really hit it big while others struggled. Lot's of boats on the water practicing for the Legend Tournament this Fri-Sat-Sun....

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Alternatives to VRBO and AirBNB

Vacation homes can be a great source of additional income if you know how to market them properly. Unfortunately, many homeowners opt to go the easy route and trust rental platforms like AirBNB and VRBO to...

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Lake Fork Anglers MLF Format Results From May 6

Fickle Lake Fork gave some a bonanza and others the big skunk. While it started out pretty cool in the low 50's it quickly cleared off with high bluebird skies and high pressure which made the fishing real...

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Lake Fork Anglers Big Bass Tournament Results From April 29

While under a tornado watch and just following a night and early morning of rain and storms we launched the boat and headed out for an uncertain day of fishing. By the time we reached our first spot the winds...

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Should I Buy My Boat at a Boat Show?

Boat show events are a great way to meet fellow enthusiasts, share experiences and, of course, to take a look at what manufacturers and brokers are selling. While visiting a boat show just because of the...

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Lake Fork Vacation Rentals and Cabins


Upscale self checkin Waterfront Suites- Private- May weekdays available!!

Featured Waterfront

Www.kelleyslakeforkcottage.com Book Now for summer! Much wanted May and June dates are filling quickly! Two separate, upstairs private suites in a private home with outside keyless entries. If a group wants to rent BOTH suites we will offer you...

North Shore Landing RV, Cabins, & Guesthouse

Featured Waterfront

Welcome to the premier relaxation location! After a long day of fishing, golfing or shopping at Canton, what a great luxurious environment to come home to. The fully appointed lodge is ready for whatever inspires you. You can sit on the deck,...

Bunk Barn for Rent (vacation rental)

Featured Waterfront

March Special: Book the Bunk Barn and get our Kayak package and late check out (5pm) FREE. Need a Venue with Lodging? Rent our bunk barn on Lake Fork. (limited dates open in 2021. Book your stay today) Lake access with Barn...

Lake Fork Lodge - #1 Bass Fishing Lodge on Lake Fork

Featured Waterfront

Come stay in luxury at the hottest bass lake in America. We have absolutely the finest facilities on Lake Fork. Relax and enjoy yourself in our spacious lodge situated on five beautifully landscaped waterfront acres. Our private boat ramp allows...

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...

Lake Fork Real Estate


Enjoy Beautiful Water Access Property w/o the Waterfront Price!

$550,000 Featured

Beautifully updated water access home on 1.68 deeded acres inside Wolf Creek Bay subdivision on world-famous Lake Fork. Framed along the road by over 400' of white pipe fence this 2-story brick home has a large kitchen surrounded by plenty of...

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$319,750 Featured Waterfront

Location is everything on Lake Fork and this meticulously maintained home is in a prime spot. First, you have access to a great private boat launch with ample parking that is restricted to the subdivision only. Second, you can easily ride your...

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...

Beautiful...Charming Texas Farmhouse

$399,900

You cannot have a more peaceful setting than this beautiful property. Tucked back in the Woodson Place subdivision on a quiet cul-de-sac with no neighbors in site...it just does not get any better than this! The home is unmistakable with its...

Lake Fork Area Prime Location

$236,000

Location is everything when owning a business...and you cannot find a better location in the quaint East Texas town of Alba! This 1968 building was thoughtfully and tastefully restored in 2017 leaving a lot of the historical charm it deserves. The...

Lake Fork Fishing


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...

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...

Jason Hoffman - Lake Fork Guide

Lake Fork has many guides, and I will work hard to earn and keep your business. Customer satisfaction is, and always will be, my number one priority. By the end of your trip, I want you to feel like you got...

Lake Fork Guide Andrew Grills

I am a full-time, resident bass fishing guide. I would like the opportunity to show you an enjoyable bass fishing experience. Not only is it my goal to make sure my customers catch the biggest bass of their...

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...

Fisherman's Inn

Fisherman's Inn was thoughtfully designed to make your Lake Fork stay a real pleasure. If you are looking for the perfect setting for an annual RV site or a overnight RV site, we offer a private, secure park,...

STARGAZERS

Stargazers is a small East Texas RV Park with large covered sites and covered parking for vehicles or boats. Amenities include covered RV sites, covered carports, aerobic septic, full electric 110, 30 AMP...

Rolling Fork RV Park

Located on beautiful Lake Fork, just East of Emory, Texas, we offer the friendliest leisure-time RV and mobile home living facilities on America's premiere trophy bass lake. Enjoy the best of Lake Fork at our...

TimberWoods RV Park - Peaceful and Lush RV and Tiny Home Park Living

Located on 11 acres of beautiful East Texas trees....near famous Lake Fork.....you can find TimberWoods RV Park nestled among our abundant trees. This is the place where you will find our quiet and peaceful...

Lake Fork Marinas


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...

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...

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...

Pope's Landing Marina and Motel

Nestled on Mustang Creek, Pope's Landing Marina and Motel will provide the perfect place for you to experience the best fishing in Texas. Simply put, Lake Fork fishing is phenomenal. Any cast could land the...

Axton's Bass City

Axton's Bass City is a full service marina offering all you could possibly need for that special trip. Axton's Bass City is one of the newest and largest marinas on Lake Fork and the closest marina to Dallas! ...

Lake Fork What To Do


Doug Grantham License to Carry and NRA Basic Pistol Classes

Texas Department of Public Safety Certified instructor for the past 20 years, Retired Dallas police, retired U.S. Army Major. NRA certified Basic Pistol Instructor. Small classes with personal instruction...

A.J.'s Fish House

A.J.'s Fish House restaurant is located near Lake Fork in Texas. The business is voted the Best Catfish in East Texas & Best Seafood in Hopkins County. Menu options include appetizers, salads, baked...

Gateway Bar & Grill

Gateway Bar & Grill is located in Yantis, Texas near Lake Fork. The grill offers starters, salads, and sandwiches. The business offers daily specials. For more info, please call 903-383-2600.

Burgers Fries & Pies

Burgers Fries & Pies is located in Alba, Texas near Lake Fork. The menu options include breakfast plates, big burgers, sandwiches, fries, pie of the day, and drinks. For more info, please call 903-603-3512.

The Links At Land's End

The Links At Land's End is located on Lake Fork in Yantis, Texas. The course offers golf outing packages, a clubhouse, gated community, and they are open seven days each week. The course is eighteen holes and...

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...

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Lake Fork Weather Forecast

Monday

Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 81

Monday Night

Chance Rain Showers

Lo: 66

Tuesday

Rain Showers

Hi: 80

Tuesday Night

Thunderstorms

Lo: 65

Wednesday

Thunderstorms

Hi: 75

Wednesday Night

Thunderstorms Likely

Lo: 66

Thursday

Thunderstorms

Hi: 77

Thursday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 68


Lake Fork Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 5/18: 403.49 (+0.49)



Lake Fork

Fishing Report from TPWD (May 12)

EXCELLENT. Water lightly stained; 69-73 degrees; 0.09 feet high. Largemouth bass are excellent on crankbaits, topwaters, spinners, chatter baits, and skirted jigs in water depths 4 -16 feet. White and yellow bass are good with jigging spoons and slabs working humps, flats, and ridgelines. Crappie are excellent on minnows and jigs near docks and creeks. Catfish are good on punch bait and cut bait in water 3-15 feet.

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