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


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...


Yantis Catfish Classic

Yantis Catfish Classic April 27 & 28 The Minnow Bucket on Lake Fork Amateur, big fish tournament All benefitting the Yantis Volunteer Fire Dept Guaranteed pay out of $25,000 Early entry by Wed April...


Bassmaster Elite Series Tournament

The tournament and BASSFEST takes place May 2 - 6. Tournaments take-offs and Weigh-ins will occur on Lake Fork at the Sabine River Authority. Takeoffs are scheduled to begin at 7:00 a.m. and weigh-ins at 3:00...

Lake Fork News and Community


Outdoors Expo opens at 10 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday Take a demo ride of a Nitro, Skeeter or Triton boat See the latest from Toyota and win prizes Explore the Berkley/Abu Garcia Experience trailer and test...

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Lake Fork Fishing Report for April 19, 2019

Happy Easter everyone! This week met us with 3 inches of rain and strong north and south winds. The water clarity is highly stained to muddy and the water temperatures are in the lower 60’s. The Bass...

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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 Real Estate

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,...

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...

Sensational Austin Stone Lake Fork Waterfront

$878,000 Featured Waterfront

Eclectic contemporary home with stunning designs throughout, it is situated on Lake Fork with over 390 ft of shoreline and retaining wall. Prepare to be wowed when you enter the foyer which boasts 16 ft ceilings and open 2-sided gas fireplace...

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 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...

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...

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 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...

Best Western - Emory TX Lake Fork

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Lake Fork Weather Forecast


Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 81

Monday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 63


Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 78

Tuesday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 63


Thunderstorms Likely

Hi: 75

Wednesday Night


Lo: 61


Thunderstorms Likely

Hi: 75

Thursday Night

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 58

Lake Fork Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 4/22: 402.89 (-0.11)

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.