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, NOV 27

2020 Christmas PlayLand (Daily)

Visit us at YesterLand Farm in Canton during our 2020 Christmas PlayLand season for holiday family fun including Santa Visits, Corn Maze, Animal Town, Wagon Train ride, Vintage Carousel and Christmas Trees!

SAT, NOV 28

Live Music: Neal McCoy

Join us this Saturday for Neal McCoy live at Sidekick's Bar & Grill in Emory!

SAT, DEC 5

Mineola Christmas Parade

The Mineola Chamber of Commerce is happy to announce the 2020 Christmas Parade date of Saturday, December 5th at 5:30pm in downtown Mineola! This year's theme is "A Hometown Christmas". If you would...

SAT, DEC 12

Lake Fork Fall Teams #4

Lake Fork Fall Teams #4 Saturday December 12th hosted out of the Minnow Bucket Marina. $110 Team Entry Includes Big Bass $50 Optional Sidepot $30 Membership Per Angler age 17 or over. Active duty Military...

SAT, DEC 12

Sulphur Springs Monster Truck Wars

America's Wildest Monster Truck Show is coming back to Sulphur Springs, TX! We're excited to be bringing you a GREAT SUPERSTAR lineup of Monster Trucks and Thrill Show! For this event on December 12th, 2020,...

Lake Fork News and Community


Where Are The Bass?

What can be learned about largemouth bass behavior and movements in late fall, early winter on Texas lakes? Texas Parks & Wildlife Department (TPWD) biologists used Livescope electronics and receivers to...

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Lake Fork Anglers MLF Format Semifinal Results from November 12

It started out cold around 48 and by the time we got off the water it was in the low 70's. And there was quite a pile of clothes sitting on my seat by the time we headed in to the ramp. The MLF format counts...

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Patrick Walters Notches Dominant Win At Toyota Fest

A late-day decision turned victory into a double-dip of tournament stardom, as Patrick Walters of Summerville, S.C., notched a dominant win at the Toyota Bassmaster Texas Fest benefiting Texas Parks &...

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Big Bass Taking The Spotlight At Toyota Bass Fest

Clunn amassed 29-04 on opening day of the season-ending Toyota Bassmaster Texas Fest at Lake Fork – well over 4 pounds more than anybody else in the 85-angler field could muster. The 16-time B.A.S.S....

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Old School Deer Hunting

"Everybody today relies on game cameras and feeders in Texas, and many times, I'm no different," said Sherman, Texas’ Jim Lillis, "But sometimes, it pays to turn back towards the older, more traditional...

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Lake Fork Vacation Rentals and Cabins


Private, quiet, upscale Waterfront Suites

Featured Waterfront

Book Now for December and next spring! Two separate, private suites in a private home with keyless, outside entries. If a group wants to rent BOTH suites where you know the guest in the other suite we will offer you a discount price for both rooms....

DECEMBER SPECIAL $100 PER NIGHT

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 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....

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,...

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


Waterfront Ranch on Lake Fork... 125 acres!

$1,550,000 Featured

This property is a dream come true. Why drive hours to hunt and fish when you can have it right at home. This property is loaded with deer, hogs and has 26 acres of waterfront with 11 acres of lease back on famous Lake Fork to duck hunt and fish....

Exquisite Home That Offers 2 Lakes

$919,000 Featured New Waterfront

Few residences are as impressive as this exquisite home and even fewer offer not one but two lakes to enjoy! This estate will have you impressed from the start...upon arriving and turning into the concrete drive you will be struck by the textural...

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...

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...

Spectacular Custom Home!

$465,000 Featured

Enjoy the comfort and benefits of living in a beautiful, quiet and well-maintained lake community...Royal Oak Estates on Lake Fork the top bass lake in the United States. This beautiful stone and brick custom home sits on a half-acre lot with...

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...

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 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


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...

Loomis RV Park

New Private RV Park Annual only 7 spots. Quite and very safe. Not on the water but 3 minutes from 515 east boat ramp and about 4 minutes form 154 bridge. Lots of shade and very Private Annual $1300 per year.

Sunshine Circle Campground and RV Park

Welcome to Sunshine Circle Campground and RV Park Now open for business! Sunshine Circle Campground has 16 RV Sites with utilities, 5 RV Dry camping sites and 20 tent camping sites. Our prices: 30 amp RV...

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...

Lake Fork Marinas


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 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...

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...

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 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...

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...

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. ...

Lake Fork Boats


2010 Blue Wave center console

$16,000

2010 19' Blue Wave center console, Suzuki 115hp, 4 stroke, with only 124 hours. 80# IPilot trolling motor with remote. Hummingbird Helix 10, hydraulic jack plate, $16K. 903-517-9881

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,...

2012 Ranger z520 Comanche

$38,500

2012 Ranger Z520 Comanche ( Purchased 6 months old from Diamond Sports Marine in Yantis) 2011 Evinrude 250 E Tec installed new on boat in January 2012 Probably around 250 - 300 hrs, Hot foot, 4 bank charger, New Min Kota ultrex 112 with I...

Best Western - Emory TX Lake Fork

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Lake Fork Current Weather Alerts

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Lake Fork Weather Forecast

Thanksgiving Day

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 70

Thursday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 53

Friday

Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 64

Friday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 47

Saturday

Chance Rain Showers

Hi: 55

Saturday Night

Rain Showers Likely

Lo: 42

Sunday

Slight Chance Rain Showers

Hi: 51

Sunday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 35


Lake Fork Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 11/26: 400.75 (-2.25)



Lake Fork Fishing Report from TPWD (Nov. 25)

GOOD. Water lightly stained; 62 degrees; 2.20 low. Largemouth bass are good on skirted jigs, crankbaits, and spinners near heavy timber, roadbeds, brushy points, and rocky shorelines. White and yellow bass are fair in deeper water with slabs and jigging spoons. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs in 14-25’ in brush piles and standing timber near creek ledges or drop-offs. Catfish are good on punch bait and cut bait in 8-24’.