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Fishing At Kaw Lake

AKA: Kaw Reservoir

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Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, flathead catfish, blue catfish, white crappie, walleye, bluegill, green sunfish, redear sunfish, white bass, striped bass, hybrid striped bass, paddlefish and saugeye at Kaw Lake in Oklahoma.

Local anglers favor fishing for crappie and blue catfish on Kaw Lake, over fishing for the many other species here. The lake also has flathead and channel cats, largemouth bass, striped bass, hybrid stripers, bluegill, white bass, paddlefish, sunfish, walleye and saugeye. This 17,000-acre reservoir sits in the north-central part of the state, at Kaw City, OK. Traverse the 170 miles of shoreline in a canoe, kayak, pleasure boat, pontoon or a variety of bass boats and other fishing boats. Many boat launch ramps, two marinas, a half-dozen camping areas, boat rental and convenience stores are handy for enhancing your camping, boating or fishing experience. Rocky banks, bluffs, islands, points, river channels, ledges and some areas with brush are primary holding areas for the fish and bait in this lake.

Primary fish species residing in Kaw Lake

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Largemouth bass Channel catfish Flathead catfish Blue catfish White crappie Walleye Bluegill Green Sunfish Redear Sunfish White Bass Striped bass Hybrid Striped Bass Paddlefish Saugeye

Kaw Lake Amenities

Marina: YES
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: NEARBY
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
Restaurant: NEARBY

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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

McFadden Cove Campgrounds - 580 762-5611

Coon Creek Cove Campground - 580 362-2466

Bear Creek Cove Campground - 580 762-5611

MC RV Park - 580 762-2157

Osage Cove Campground - 580 762-5611

Sandbur RV Park - 580 761-5140

Kaw Lake OK Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

Kaw Lake
Sandbur RV Park - Kaw Lake
13444 OK-11
Kaw City, OK 74641
580 761-5140

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Kaw Lake in Oklahoma.

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Kaw Lake is known for great crappie and blue catfish fishing, plus fishing for largemouth bass, striped bass, hybrid stripers, bluegill, white bass, paddlefish, sunfish, walleye and saugeye in north-central Oklahoma.

Fishing on Kaw Lake.