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, AUG 20

Lake Fork Saturday Evening Series

PLANET FORD 635 WEEKEND EVENING TEAM SERIES TOURNAMENTS Intermittent Saturday Evenings on Fork at Lake Fork Marina Starts: April 16, 2022 Fishing Hours: 6PM till 12:00AM - Registration Times: 4:45PM till...

SAT, SEP 10

Lake Fork Saturday Evening Series

PLANET FORD 635 WEEKEND EVENING TEAM SERIES TOURNAMENTS Intermittent Saturday Evenings on Fork at Lake Fork Marina Starts: April 16, 2022 Fishing Hours: 6PM till 12:00AM - Registration Times: 4:45PM till...

SAT, SEP 10

Vendor & Craft Expo

The club is hosting this event for local business, vendors, suppliers, and craft makers. It is Free to set up a pop-up tent in the parking lot. This is not a garage sale, new items only. Free admission to...

FRI, SEP 16

Sealy Outdoors Big Bass Splash

Sealy Outdoors Big Bass Splash will be happening in Lake Fork on September 16-18, 2022. The weigh-in will be in Lake Fork Marina & Motel. The tournament fishing Hours are from 6 am-2 pm. The first...

SAT, SEP 24

Lake Fork Saturday Evening Series

PLANET FORD 635 WEEKEND EVENING TEAM SERIES TOURNAMENTS Intermittent Saturday Evenings on Fork at Lake Fork Marina Starts: April 16, 2022 Fishing Hours: 6PM till 12:00AM - Registration Times: 4:45PM till...

Lake Fork News and Community


Lake Fork Anglers Results From August 11

What a perfect morning for mid-summer. Nearly no wind, clouds, and fairly cool right up until the heavy fog started. But the fish were biting. for most. And the co-angler winner caught most of his fish...

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Lake Fork Anglers Results From August 4

I'd sure like to tell you a story about today's fishing. But unfortunately, the fellow I was going with couldn't raise the motor enough to get the toter off. After much stuff Perry at Service marine in Emory...

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Lake Fork Anglers Results From July 28

It was blowing pretty good out of the south at registration and never really got better during the morning. But despite that the fish were biting for most. And some good ones too. Lots of small slots were...

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Lake Fork Anglers Results From July 21

The weatherman said it won't get to 100 today and we might have a storm. He was right about the storm. For the second Thursday in a row, we had thunder and rain. But luckily for us it came with 15 minutes to...

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Lake Fork Vacation Rentals and Cabins


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....

Lake Fork Vacation Rentals

Featured Waterfront

Lake Fork Vacation Rentals has over 10 homes in Yantis avaliable to you for your next fishing trip or vacation. We have everything from 3 bedroom homes, Log Cabins, to the Ultimate Plush 42" RV over looking the water. Our homes fit everyones...

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...

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...

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,...

Lake Fork Real Estate


Waterfront Log Home w/Guest Cottage & Boathouse!

$749,316 Featured Waterfront

Few areas around Lake Fork allow Airbnb rentals...This property allows it and has a cute 2-bedroom guest cottage...and the best news is...it is waterfront! Including a boathouse in an area known for catching those trophy fish! This log home has a...

Amazing views of Lake Fork - Fixer Upper

$450,000 Waterfront

Calling all fixer-upper enthusiasts!! This property is waiting for you to come and put your special touches on it. Please notethis home will be sold "As Is". There are several remodeling projects needed to get this home back in "Tip...

Investment Opportunity on Lake Fork

$140,000

If you're looking for an investment to rent out, either long term or short-term rental, Airbnb...this would be worth looking at! This well cared for mobile home is perfectly located right in the middle of the lake area, making it easy to take your...

Well Cared for Lake Fork Waterfront Home

$698,500

Impressively well cared for waterfront home in the highly sought-after neighborhood of North Shores is now available. This property comes with 2 lots, totally 1.4 acres deeded, one lot only has a small shed and a tornado shelter on it, so the...

Great Water, Great Trees, Great View, Great Location!

$1,100,000 Waterfront

Great water, great trees, great view, great location! Well-designed 4429 SF home on 4.8 deeded acres plus approximately 1.8leaseback acres with over 300' of shoreline on world-famous Lake Fork. With a long private drive directly off FM 515, you'll...

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...

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...

Adventures On Lake Fork with Professional Lake Fork Guide Gene Snider Since 1980

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 Guide Andrew Grills

I am a full-time, resident bass fishing guide. I would like the opportunity to show you an enjoyable bass fishing experience. Not only is it my goal to make sure my customers catch the biggest bass of their...

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...

One Fifty Fork RV Park

New and developing RV park minutes from Lake Fork and public boat launch. We have up to 70' long level pads. Full timers are welcome

Providence RV Parks

Providence RV Parks at Lake Fork. FULL-TIMERS WELCOME. Fishermen we have room for your boat. 1/2 mile from docks. Spots are 2 Days through Annual. A beautiful, secluded, private park located near the southeast...

Yantis Open Storage

We currently have a limited amount of weekly, weekend or overnight camping spaces that can handle up to 50 amp service if needed. Yantis Open Storage has 54 open storage spaces for boats, RV's, trailers and...

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 What To Do


Speakeasy Coffehouse in Quitman Texas

Come see us! We're located across the street from the Wood County Courthouse in Quitman, Texas.

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...

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...

Do Drop In Cafe

Do Drop In Cafe is located near Lake Fork in Yantis, Texas. The restaurant offers good food with nice service in the perfect location. Menu options include sandwiches, catfish, chicken tenders, chicken fried...

Lake Fork Boats


1998 SKEETER ZX185C

$9,750

Skeeter ZX185C Bass Boat with Extra Seats, Stem and Stern 9 " Lowrance bow and 9" Lowrance Capitan fish finder with ethernet link Dual axle trailer 150 VMAX Yamaha 2 Stroke Trolling motor Onboard Charger 4 Batteries

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...

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Lake Fork Current Weather Alerts

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories.

 

Lake Fork Weather Forecast

Sunday

Hot

Hi: 100

Sunday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 77

Monday

Hot

Hi: 101

Monday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 76

Tuesday

Hot

Hi: 101

Tuesday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 78

Wednesday

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 101

Wednesday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 73


Lake Fork Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 8/15: 395.60 (-7.40)



Lake Fork

Fishing Report from TPWD (Aug. 10)

GOOD. Water Stained; 84-88 degrees; 7.31 feet low. Bass continue to be shallow early in the morning in 1-4 feet of water on windblown points biting topwaters, and shad patterned square bill crankbaits. Mid morning the bite transitions to big wood in 5-7 feet of water using shaky heads with Xcite slim X in June bug, red bug are best. Carolina rigs are good in 12-16 feet of water on ridges with 7-8 inch worms in watermelon candy and June bug. Report by Lake Fork fishing guide Marc Mitchell, Lake Fork Pro. The bass fishing is slow with most catches in 1-6 feet of water and in 18-25 feet of water on points using shaky heads. Sand bass are fair in 14-16 feet of water. Crappie are good on brush piles and standing timber. Catfish are good on baited holes. Report by Jason Hoffman, Lake Fork Guide Service. Crappie continue to be stacked up in laydowns, brush piles and trees in 15-28 feet of water biting best on minnows. Report provided by Jacky Wiggins, Jacky Wiggins Guide Service.

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