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, OCT 3

Yantis Catfish Classic

UPDATE: The event is cancelled for the 2020 year. ORIGINAL DETAILS: The two day tournament is Oct. 3-4, 2020. The annual Classic has long served as a well-attended fishing recreation open to Youth...

SAT, OCT 3

Axtons Bass City Kids' Tournament

Come Join all the fun at Axton's Bass City Kids Tournament! Oct. 3, 2020 $20.00 Entry Fee 903-473-7224 2959 FM 2946 Emory, TX 75440

SAT, OCT 3

Archery-Only Season Opens October 3

Archery-only season for white-tailed deer, mule deer and wild turkey opens Sat., Oct. 3, and runs through Fri., Nov. 6. Check the Outdoor Annual for the types of archery and crossbow equipment that are allowed...

SAT, OCT 10

Williams Creek Crappie Club Fish Fry/Banquet

The WCCC will have it's club wide fish fry on October 10th at the Yantis Community Center. Check-in at 3:00 PM, Fish at 5:00. This Fish Fry/Banquet is for all WCCC Members and their spouses along with some...

SAT, OCT 10

Jake Wilson Memorial Bass Tournament

Jake Wilson Memorial Bass Tournament The Jake Wilson Memorial Bass Tournament was organized to celebrate the life and legacy of Jake Charles Wilson. Jake passed from this life to the next on August 30th,...

Lake Fork News and Community


Lake Fork Weekly Fishing Report for September 14 - 20

It was a good week to fish beautiful Lake Fork. The north east winds prevailedand water temperatures dropped 2 more degrees in the mornings. The waterclarity is still stained in the upper creeks and in...

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Big Spike in Bluewing Teal Numbers

“If everything works out right, I think we could have an excellent teal season, as good a season as we’ve potentially ever seen,” said Kevin Kraai, the waterfowl program leader for the Texas...

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James Caldemeyer's Lake Fork Trophy Bass Fishing Report September 15, 2020

September on Lake Fork has arrived! With it brings the potential for some cooler weather and the early signs of fall. The only thing “consistent” about September fishing on Lake Fork is that...

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LAKE FORK WEEKLY FISHING REPORT

FROM: J & M Guide Service DATES: 7 – 13 September 2020 It was a great week to fish Lake Fork. The water temperatures fell 4 degrees to86. The water clarity remained stained in the upper creeks and...

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Dock Talk - Lake Fork Crappie Catchin'

"Had Kent and Chas out yesterday on Fork. Started off in an area with very few fish. Made a jump and landed on some but they did not want to bite. That was how the day went. Lots of fish but they were not...

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Lake Fork Vacation Rentals and Cabins


Time to book for Spring and 2020 tournaments

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...

Quaint Log Cabin - Mins from Lake Fork

Featured Waterfront

This quaint little log cabin sits on a shaded property and features a lovely view of a catch-and-release pond that's stocked full of fish. Visitors frequently catch up to 50 or more in the span of a weekend! Just three miles from the Lake Fork boat...

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....

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...

Ayers Resort at Lake Fork

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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,...

Lake Fork Real Estate


Beautiful Contemporary Lake Fork Waterfront

$470,000 Featured Waterfront

Architecturallly pleasing Southern Living home. Owner has original house plans. Stunning watefront views from back side of home and access to large deck across back. Stone gas fireplace with starter, remote. Nice and bright kitchen with island,...

Great Location at Lake Fork

$374,950 Featured

Lake Fork waterfront homes out of your reach.... this is the next best thing! This desirable central location is across the road from Lake Fork Golf Course and only ½ mile to the nearest boat ramp. Though this immaculate custom built home is only...

Lake Fork Home That Will NOT Disappoint!

$499,900 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...

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...

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...

Lake Fork Fishing


Fly Fish Lake Fork with Capt 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...

Professional Lake Fork Guide Gene Snider - Adventures on Lake Fork

While other Lake Fork guides may come and go, Gene has been a professional licensed fishing guide since 1980 and is here to stay. As one of the original guides on Lake Fork, Gene has extensive knowledge and...

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...

Lake Fork Camping


JR 1 - RV RETREAT

JR1 RV RETREAT is a 2ac 14 Slot Park that is located in a peaceful setting on the water of Lake Fork, one side of the park is bordered by Sabine River Authority very large wooded acreage that creates a natural...

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...

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...

Bass Haven at Lake Fork

Bass Haven at Lake Fork offers competitive pricing and a variety of available spots. Our RV spots are from $1,500 to $2,100 when signing an annual lease agreement. Monthly payments are an option, please...

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...

Lake Fork Marinas


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...

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 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...

The Boat Rental At Lake Fork

The Boat Rental At Lake Fork, formerly Ricky's Lake Fork Boat Rental, is the original, full service boat rental on Lake Fork. At The Boat Rental At Lake Fork, we offer fully rigged bass boat and pontoon...

Lake Fork Marina and Motel

Lake Fork Marina & Motel is a full service fishing resort serving our guests for over 25 years with the finest accommodations. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff is on hand to help make sure your stay is...

Lake Fork What To Do


Lake Fork Diner at Axton's Bass City

Voted Best Breakfast on Lake Fork! Looking for the best burgers and chicken-fried steak on the lake? Come on out to Axton's Lake Fork Diner! Our newly remodeled diner features the best home cooking in the...

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...

The Boat Rental At Lake Fork

The Boat Rental At Lake Fork offers Bass Boat and Pontoon Boat Rentals on Beautiful Lake Fork! Since 1993, we have taken pride in making sure that you have everything that you need for your boating trip. ...

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Lake Fork Current Weather Alerts

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories.

 

Lake Fork Weather Forecast

Tuesday

Sunny

Hi: 75

Tuesday Night

Clear

Lo: 53

Wednesday

Sunny

Hi: 84

Wednesday Night

Clear

Lo: 57

Thursday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 79

Thursday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 53

Friday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 72

Friday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 52


Lake Fork Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 9/29: 401.44 (-1.56)



Lake Fork Fishing Report from TPWD (Sep. 23)

GOOD. Water lightly stained; 80 degrees; 1.58 low. Largemouth bass are fair on slow-moving finesse worms and jigs near standing flooded timber, points, and drop-offs. White and yellow bass are fair in deeper water with slabs and jigging spoons. Crappie are slow on minnows in 18-25’ in brush piles and standing timber. Catfish are good on punch bait in 12-24’.