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
Use gear in the 8 to 9 weight range, nothing less. Big fish are active now and they are easily stressed in the warm water. Aggressive retrieves and netting, along with a quick photo, are helpful in releasing the big stripers happy and healthy.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Lake Texoma is currently Excellent

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Steve Hollensed

Water flow: NA

Visibility: 18 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 84 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: mornings

Best stretch: Mid 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

Floating line and big poppers are working well. Fast, active presentations are the triggers.

7-Day Forecast

The 7 day outlook is awesome!

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