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, NOV 7

Lake Fork Fall Teams #3

Lake Fork Fall Teams #3 Saturday November 7th 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, NOV 14

Williams Creek Crappie Club Meeting

November 14th will be the last Club Meeting of 2020. This has been a challenging year for everyone, but we were able to meet and share some good information to a few people this year. Some of that...

SAT, NOV 14

Duck Season Dates

Ducks North Zone Regular season: Nov. 14-29, 2020 & Dec. 5, 2020 - Jan. 31, 2021 "Dusky" duck: Nov. 19 - 29, 2020 & Dec. 5, 2020 - Jan. 31, 2021 Youth-only: Nov. 7-8, 2020 South...

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...

Lake Fork News and Community


Uncertainty In Waterfowl Numbers

COVID-19-forced cancellation of the annual waterfowl survey done by U.S. Fish & Wildlife and its Canadian counterparts. While there simply isn’t a reliable count on waterfowl to accurately convey...

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Lake Fork Anglers Results from October 22

For late October the weather was pretty good. 70's and moderate wind out of the south. The fishing was pretty good  for most. All fish 10" and up count. Only their best 5 count.   Boaters First...

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From Big Game to Big Mac

A favorite hobby of big game hunters everywhere is to create their favorite dishes with harvested meat that would typically feature grocery store cuts of beef or pork. One big game hunter Michael Cravens did...

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Aaron Anderson, Carrollton, TX., Tops Over 1100 Anglers

Photo courtesy: Berkley Big Bass... Aaron Anderson, Carrollton, TX., Tops over 1100 anglers at 15th Annual Berkley Big Bass on Fork & takes home a New Skeeter ZX 200 - Yamaha 200 SHO. The top 9...

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Lake Fork Anglers Results from October 15

Oct 15th Results from the Lake Fork Anglers fishing the MLF format Much to our discomfort the weatherman got it right for a change. The day started out with light winds out of the south. They said it would...

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Lake Fork Vacation Rentals and Cabins


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,...

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!...

Waterfront Horse Ranch for Rent (vacation rental)

Featured Waterfront

Need a Venue with Lodging? Rent a Waterfront Ranch on Lake Fork. #Vacation Rental #LakeForkTexas We welcome: Reunions, Large groups, Corporate, Receptions, Small weddings, School outings & more. We can sleep 50+ in 5 buildings w/ 6...

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...

Lake Fork Real Estate


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...

All the Charm At An Affordable Price!

$295,000 Featured

So many have been waiting for a property like this! Move in ready and with loads of charm, and very affordable! Situated on 3lots in Wolf Creek subdivision, with amazing neighbors and terrific location directly across from the Links at Lands End!...

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...

So Close to Lake Fork!

$124,750 Featured

If you are wanting to live close to Lake Fork but just cannot afford the high price of property, this would be a perfect alternative. This adorable home is just minutes to several boat ramps and located at the end of a cul-de-sac in a nice small...

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...

Josh Priest Guide Service

Let me start by introducing myself. My name is Josh Priest, I am 30 years old and grew up fishing with my cousin "Big Fish Guide", Randy Oldfield. I've been fishing Lake Fork for over 20 years...

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 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...

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...

Secret Haven RV Resort

Come and enjoy the secluded quiet peaceful setting away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Secret Haven RV Resort spans 9 acres with a beautiful view of Lake Fork. The RV sites are large lots with plenty...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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! ...

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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 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...

Lake Fork Boats


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...

Bent Tree Motel - Emory TX

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Lake Fork Current Weather Alerts

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories.

 

Lake Fork Weather Forecast

Friday

Sunny

Hi: 62

Friday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 41

Saturday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 66

Saturday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 46

Sunday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 64

Sunday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 37

Monday

Sunny

Hi: 61

Monday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 40


Lake Fork Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 10/30: 401.01 (-1.99)



Lake Fork Fishing Report from TPWD (Oct. 28)

GOOD. Water lightly stained; 71 degrees; 1.98 low. Largemouth bass are good on 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 good on minnows in 18-25’ in brush piles and standing timber near creek ledges or drop-offs. Catfish are good on punch bait and cut bait in 12-24’.