Lake Texoma, Texas Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
Reported by Steve Hollensed
Fly Fishing Map of Lake Texoma, TX
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Lake Texoma, Texas Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Big stripers are hanging around the schoolies. Keep your gear ready to handle the big fish. Check tippet and hook points often.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Lake Texoma is currently Excellent

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Steve Hollensed

Water flow: NA

Visibility: 36 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 87 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: All Day is Good. Morning is best

Best stretch: Mid & 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

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

The stripers are really chasing the shad now. Retrieves should be fast and imitate a frantic baitfish.

7-Day Forecast

If you like topwater fishing in striper blitzs now is the time. Lots of schoolies on top, bigger fish below. Texoma is red hot now.

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