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


FRI, MAY 14

Legend of Lake Fork Big Bass Tournament

3 day tournament with $210,000 guaranteed in cash and prizes, including 3 2021 Xpress boats powered by Yamaha, MinnKota, and Humminbird Electronics. 11 Places paid hourly. Benefiting "The Wish to Fish...

SAT, MAY 15

Legend of Lake Fork Big Bass Tournament

3 day tournament with $210,000 guaranteed in cash and prizes, including 3 2021 Xpress boats powered by Yamaha, MinnKota, and Humminbird Electronics. 11 Places paid hourly. Benefiting "The Wish to Fish...

SUN, MAY 16

Legend of Lake Fork Big Bass Tournament

3 day tournament with $210,000 guaranteed in cash and prizes, including 3 2021 Xpress boats powered by Yamaha, MinnKota, and Humminbird Electronics. 11 Places paid hourly. Benefiting "The Wish to Fish...

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...

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


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,...

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,...

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...

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...

Lake Fork Real Estate


Lake Fork Catch!

$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...

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...

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...

1.8 acres off FM 2946

$50,000

SO close to Lake Fork... This 1.8 acre residential tract is in a great location with access on FM 2946 or CR 3450 at the end of the cul-de-sac.... just a mile or so from Collins Landing Public Boat Launch and even closer to Lake Fork Country Club! ...

Lake Fork Catch!

$160,000 Waterfront

Have you been searching for that perfect Lake Fork waterfront lot? Look no further...here are 2 prime lots with a total of 1.24 acres of deeded property, approximately 1 acre of leaseback and approximately 200' of shoreline. Plenty of room to...

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...

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 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...

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...

James Henderson Guide Service

I would like to introduce myself and make your visit to World Famous Lake Fork the most exciting fishing experience you have ever had. I am a Full Time guide and have over 25 years of bass fishing experience...

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...

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...

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...

Fork in the Road RV Park

Mac and Dee McIntyre invite you to come enjoy Lake Fork at their waterfront RV Park and Bunk House. For your Lake Fork weekend and vacationing pleasure, the RV Park offers full service RV sites and tent...

Bass Haven at Lake Fork

Bass Haven at Lake Fork offers competitive pricing and a variety of available spots. ANNUAL RV SPOTS Boat Storage Bass Haven at Lake Fork offers competitive pricing to store your boat and much more. ...

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...

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...

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...

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


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...

Bro's Patio Cajun Delights

Bro's Patio Cajun Delights is a restaurant located in Yantis, Texas near Lake Fork. The business offers seafood, catfish, shrimp, and sides. For more info, please call 903-383-7121.

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...

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...

Grand Saline Salt Palace

The Grand Saline Salt Palace is a museum located in Grand Saline, Texas. The tourist attraction brings people from different locations to the area. Visitors enjoy learning about the salt production and methods...

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...

Bent Tree Motel - Emory TX

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Lake Fork Current Weather Alerts

Lake Fork Weather Forecast

Friday

Partly Sunny

Hi: 76

Friday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 58

Saturday

Partly Sunny

Hi: 82

Saturday Night

Slight Chance Rain Showers

Lo: 64

Sunday

Rain Showers Likely

Hi: 77

Sunday Night

Rain Showers Likely

Lo: 66

Monday

Rain Showers Likely

Hi: 79

Monday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 67


Lake Fork Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 5/14: 403.52 (+0.52)



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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