Lake Texoma, Texas Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
Reported by Steve Hollensed
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Lake Texoma, Texas Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Have multiple rods rigged for various scenarios...a topwater rig and sinking line rig. Things happen fast when striper fishing, no time to re-rig. Be ready.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Lake Texoma is currently Excellent

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Steve Hollensed

Water flow: NA

Visibility: 24 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 74 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: mornings

Best stretch: Main Lake areas

Best access point: Highport Marina

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:


Fish species: Freshwater stripers, smallmouth bass, largemouth bass

Fishing season: year-round

Nearest airport: DFW International

Person Fishing in a stream

Lake Texoma Description

Fly Fish the nation's premier freshwater striper fishery, Lake Texoma. Located on the border of Texas and Oklahoma, it is a beautiful lake of bluffs and blue water and is host to a healthy, self-sustaining population of wild striped bass. Cast to topwater feeding blitzes measured in acres that will excite any angler. Truly a unique fishery for the south, it is easily accessible, located only an hour north of ...

Techniques & Tips

Find the major schools working the shallows early and late. The gulls are beginning to show up as a result of their fall migration and are starting to be a major factor in locating fish.

7-Day Forecast

The outlook is great! Had some of the best topwater fishing of the year last week. Coming week looks like beautiful fall weather and so looking for a continuation of the great fishing. A great time to fly fish for stripers.

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