Central

Hefner: September 26. Elevation above normal, water 75 and clear. Crappie good on minnows and jigs along the dam and riprap. White bass and striped bass hybrids good on grubs, jigs, lipless baits and minnows along the dam and around points. Channel catfish fair on cut bait along the dam. Report submitted by Lucky Lure Tackle.

Wes Watkins: September 26. Elevation below normal, water clear. Crappie slow on minnows around standing timber. Largemouth bass slow on small lures around docks. Report submitted by Mike France, game warden stationed in Pottawatomie County.

 

 

Northeast

Ft. Gibson: September 24. Elevation above normal, water 80 and clear. White bass fair on crankbaits, hair jigs and in-line spinnerbaits along flats, in the main lake and around points. Blue, channel and flathead catfish fair on juglines baited with live shad and drifting along flats, in the main lake, around points and river channel. Largemouth and spotted bass slow on crankbaits and spinnerbaits around brush structure, docks and shallows. Report submitted by Rick Stafford, Wagoner.

Keystone: September 26. Elevation normal, water clear. Blue catfish good on cut bait along channels. Report submitted by Karlin Bailey, game warden stationed in Creek County.


Lower Illinois: September 24. Elevation normal, water 65 and clear. Trout good on in-line spinnerbaits, nymphs and PowerBait below the dam and tailwater. Report submitted by Jeremy Bersche, game warden stationed in Sequoyah County.


Skiatook: September 25. Elevation below normal, water 80s and clear. Crappie slow on minnows and jigs at 20-30 ft. around brush structure and standing timber. Report submitted by Paul Welch, game warden stationed in Osage County.


Sooner: September 26. Elevation normal, water clear. Striped bass hybrids and striped bass fair on live shad and slabs in the main lake. Report submitted by Doug Gottschalk, game warden stationed in Noble County.

 

 

Northwest

Ft. Supply: September 26. Elevation below normal, water murky. White bass fair on jigs along the dam. Report submitted by Mark Reichenberger, game warden stationed in Woodward County.

Foss: September 26. Elevation normal, water low 70s and clear. Striped bass hybrids slow on hard baits in deep water. White bass fair on live bait in deep water. Walleye slow on worms. Catfish fair on cut bait near the north side. Report submitted by Eric Puyear, B & K Bait House.

 

Southeast

Arbuckle: September 24. Elevation normal, water 79 and stained. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass slow on crankbaits, flukes, jigs and plastic baits in the main lake and around points. White bass slow on jigs and lipless baits and long Johns along creek channels and main lake. Report submitted by Jack Melton.

Blue River: September 25. Elevation normal, water 72 and clear. Channel catfish good on chicken liver, dough bait and stinkbait around brush structure, rocks and deeper pools below obstructions in current; fishing is best in campground area. Smallmouth, largemouth and spotted bass fair on crankbaits, spinnerbaits and topwater lures around brush structure, points and rocks. Report submitted by Matt Gamble, biologist at the Blue River Public Fishing and Hunting Area.


Broken Bow: September 24. Elevation below normal, water 84. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass fair on Alabama rigs, crankbaits and plastic baits around brush structure, points and standing timber. Channel, blue and flathead catfish good on chicken liver, cut bait and worms along channels, creek channels and river channel. Report submitted by Dru Polk, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.


Eufaula: September 24. Elevation below normal, water murky. Striped bass excellent on cut bait, live bait, live shad and topwater lures below the dam and along the dam. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass good on hair jigs, in-line spinnerbaits, jigs, small lures and worms along channels, in the main lake, sandbars and shorelines. Blue, channel and flathead catfish fair on crawfish, dough bait, live bait, live shad and PowerBait along channels, creek channels, the dam and river mouth. Report submitted by Cannon Harrison, game warden stationed in McIntosh County.


Hugo: September 24. Elevation normal, water 79. Crappie fair on minnows and tube jigs along creek channels and standing timber. Blue and channel catfish slow on cut bait, shrimp and shad below the dam. Report submitted by Jay Harvey, game warden stationed in Choctaw County.


Konawa: September 25. Elevation normal, water 86 and clear. Largemouth bass fair on crankbaits, flukes, jigs, plastic baits and topwater lures in the main lake, around points, river channel and weed beds. Striped bass hybrids and white bass fair on crankbaits, live shad and spoons in coves, inlet, main lake and river channel. Channel catfish fair on chicken liver, cut bait and dough bait in coves, inlet, main lake and along riprap. Report submitted by Garret Harley, game warden stationed in Seminole County.


Lower Mountain Fork: September 24. Elevation normal, water clear. Trout good on caddis flies, plastic baits, PowerBait, tube jigs and worms along channels, river channel and rocks. Report submitted by Mark Hannah, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.


Lower Mountain Fork: September 20. Stocked approximately 3,000 rainbow trout on September 19. Report submitted by April Drake, secretary at the southeast region office.


McGee Creek: September 24. Elevation below normal, water 78 and clear. Largemouth and spotted bass good on buzz baits, plastic baits, spinnerbaits and topwater lures along creek channels, points and standing timber. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs around brush structure, creek channels and standing timber. Report submitted by Joe Young, game warden stationed in Atoka County.


Pine Creek: September 24. Elevation normal, water clear. Largemouth bass fair on crankbaits and plastic baits around points and standing timber. Channel catfish good on hotdogs and punch bait along channels and in the main lake. Crappie good on minnows around brush structure. Report submitted by Mark Hannah, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.


Robert S. Kerr: September 24. Elevation normal, water 83 and stained. Crappie excellent on minnows and jigs at 10-12 ft. along creek channels and standing timber. Largemouth bass fair on crankbaits and topwater lures along creek channels and weed beds. Blue catfish good on juglines baited with cut bait and shad along flats, main lake and river channel. Report submitted by J.D. Stauffer, game warden stationed in Haskell County.


Sardis: September 25. Elevation normal, water 79. Largemouth and spotted bass fair on buzz baits, lipless baits, plastic baits, spinnerbaits and topwater lures around brush structure, riprap, rocks, along shorelines, standing timber and weed beds. Blue, channel and flathead catfish fair on cut bait, live bait, shad and sunfish along channels and main lake. Crappie fair on minnows, jigs and tube jigs around brush structure and standing timber. Report submitted by Dane Polk, game warden stationed in Pushmataha County.


Texoma: September 25. Elevation normal, water clearing. Striped bass good on flukes, shad and topwater lures in coves, the main lake, around points and riprap. Blue catfish good on cut bait and shad in the main lake, around points and river mouth. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs around brush structure and standing timber. Report submitted by Cody Jones, game warden stationed in Bryan County.


Wister: September 24. Elevation above normal, water 78 and stained. Largemouth bass slow on buzz baits, crankbaits, jigs, plastic baits and spinnerbaits around brush structure and the main lake. Blue and channel catfish good on cut bait along flats and the main lake. Crappie fair on minnows and tube jigs around brush structure, main lake and river channel. Report submitted by James Williams, game warden stationed in LeFlore County.

 

Southwest

Tom Steed: September 25. Elevation above normal, water 70. Striped bass hybrids and white bass fair on crankbaits and jigs around points and islands. Saugeye slow trolling crankbaits in the main lake and around points. Report submitted by David Smith, game warden stationed in Kiowa County.

Waurika: September 20. Elevation normal, water 78. Blue and channel catfish good on cut bait, stinkbait and worms in the main lake, around points and shorelines. White bass and striped bass hybrids fair on crankbaits and lipless baits in the main lake and around points. Report submitted by Chris Stover, game warden stationed in Cotton County.