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Oklahoma Bass Fishing

All about fishing for spotted, smallmouth and largemouth bass in OK lakes.

Bass Fishing Lakes In Oklahoma

Bass is king in Oklahoma, and for good reason. All major lakes contain healthy populations of bass. These lakes include Broken Bow Reservoir, Canton Lake, Fort Gibson Reservoir, Grand Lake, Great Salt Plains Lake, Hugo Lake, Kaw Lake, Keystone Lake, Lake Carl Blackwell, Lake Eufaula, Lake Hudson, Lake Murray, Lake Texoma, Oologah Lake, Robert S Kerr Reservoir, Sardis Lake, Skiatook Reservoir, Tenkiller Lake, Waurika Lake and Webber Falls Reservoir. And if that weren't enough bass inhabit a high percentage of the smaller lakes, rivers and ponds across the state.

Fishing for bass In Oklahoma

Largemouth Bass

Largemouth bass

World record: 22 lbs 4 oz

OK State Record: 14 lbs 13.7 oz

Smallmouth Bass

Smallmouth bass

World record: 11 lbs 15 oz

OK State Record: 8 lbs 7 oz

Spotted Bass

Spotted bass

World record: 9 lbs 8 oz

OK State Record: 8 lbs 2 oz

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OK Bass Records

Lake Eufaula produced the Oklahoma state record smallmouth bass and Broken Bow Lake was home to the Oklahoma state record largemouth bass.

Bass fishing in Oklahoma

Bass are one of the most sought after of all the game fish. Its appeal spans cultures, age groups and genders to tap on the heart strings of anglers everywhere. Join us in our endeavor to offer information about bass fishing on your favorite bass lake in Oklahoma.

Understanding the primary seasonal movements of smallmouth bass and largemouth bass is key to locating them on local lakes in the Sooner State.

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Learn the secrets of the pros and apply them to your local bass fishing waters here in Oklahoma.

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Bass fishing information, by state.


Learn the lifecycle of a bass

The more you know about the seasonal migration of bass, the more likely you are to be looking in the right area next time you visit Oklahoma bass fishing lakes. Bass become active in spring and begin the spawning process in shallow water. As summer arrives they move to deeper, cooler water. In fall they migrate into the shallows again and feed heavily preparing for their move to deeper water to wait out winter. Visit the bass fishing page for more in-depth information about bass activities.

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