Area fishing report 1-13-2021

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shieldThe area fishing report for 1-13-2021.

Blue River: January 12. Elevation normal, water 41 and slightly stained. For current elevation conditions go to the U.S. Geological Survey website at https://waterdata.usgs.gov/ok/nwis/uv?site_no=07332390. Rainbow trout good on caddis flies, in-line spinnerbaits, midges, nymphs, PowerBait and spoons along the river channel and rocks. Orange and chartreuse mouse tail PowerBait has been the top producer in the bait category lately. Gold spoons like the Little Cleo reeled slow and close to the bottom have produced a lot of quality fish. Egg pattern flies have caught their fair share of fish this last week as well. Report submitted by Ethan Lovelace, technician at the Blue River Public Fishing and Hunting Area.

Broken Bow: November 11. Elevation normal, water 50. For current elevation conditions go to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers website at https://www.swt-wc.usace.army.mil/BROK.lakepage.html. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass fair on Alabama rigs, crankbaits and jigs around brush structure and points. Crappie fair on jigs and minnows around brush structure and standing timber. Report submitted by Dru Polk, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

Eufaula: January 8. Elevation above normal, water 55 and murky. For current elevation conditions go to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers website at https://www.swt-wc.usace.army.mil/EUFA.lakepage.html.  Largemouth, smallmouth, spotted and striped bass good on crankbaits, hair jigs, jigs, small lures, spinnerbaits and worms below the dam, around brush structure, channels, docks and main lake. Crappie good on grubs, jigs, live bait, minnows, small lures and tube jigs below the dam, around brush structure, channels, creek channels, inlet and weed beds. Blue, channel and flathead catfish good on cut bait, hotdogs, live bait, live shad, minnows, shad, stinkbait and worms below the dam, along channels, creek channels, discharge, inlet, river channel and shallows. Report submitted by David deMontigny, game warden stationed in McIntosh County.

Lower Mountain Fork: January 8. Elevation normal, water clear. For current elevation conditions go to the U.S. Geological Survey website at https://waterdata.usgs.gov/ok/nwis/uv?site_no=07339000. Rainbow trout good on PowerBait and tube jigs along creek channels, river channel and spillway. Report submitted by Mark Hannah, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

McGee Creek: January 8. Elevation below normal, water 50. For current elevation conditions go to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers website at https://www.swt-wc.usace.army.mil/MCGE.lakepage.html. Largemouth and spotted bass slow on Alabama rigs, crankbaits, jigs and worms along channels, dam, main lake, points and river channel. Report submitted by Jay Harvey, game warden stationed in Atoka County.

Pine Creek: January 8. Elevation above normal, water murky. For current elevation conditions go to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers website at https://www.swt-wc.usace.army.mil/PINE.lakepage.html. Largemouth bass fair on plastic baits and spoons along creek channels, points and river channel. Crappie fair on jigs and spoons around brush structure and creek channels. Channel catfish good on cut bait along the river channel. Report submitted by Mark Hannah, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

Robert S. Kerr: January 8. Elevation normal, water murky. For current elevation conditions go to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers website at https://www.swt-wc.usace.army.mil/webdata/gagedata/KERO2.current.html. Crappie good on hair jigs, jigs and small lures around brush structure, channels, in coves, creek channels, rocks, standing timber, tailwater and weed beds. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass fair on crankbaits, goldfish, minnows, plastic baits and small lures around brush structure, points, sandbars, shorelines, weed beds and in coves. Blue, channel and flathead catfish good on chicken liver, cut bait, dough bait, goldfish, grubs, hotdogs, minnows, shad, shrimp, sunfish and worms below the dam, along channels, dam, main lake, river channel, river mouth and tailwater. Report submitted by Logan Shimp, game warden stationed in Haskell County.

Sardis: January 8. Elevation above normal, water 50. For current elevation conditions go to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers website at https://www.swt-wc.usace.army.mil/SARD.lakepage.html. Largemouth and spotted bass slow on bill baits, crankbaits, jigs, spinnerbaits and tube jigs around brush structure, channels, points and shorelines. Blue and channel catfish fair on cut bait and shad along flats and main lake. Crappie fair on hair jigs, jigs, minnows and tube jigs around brush structure, channels, main lake and points. Report submitted by Dane Polk, game warden stationed in Pushmataha County.

Tenkiller: January 10. Elevation above normal, water 40 and murky with floating debris. For current elevation conditions go to the US Army Corps of Engineers website at https://www.swt-wc.usace.army.mil/TENK.lakepage.html. Crappie good on jigs and tube jigs around brush structure and standing timber. Anglers are having success finding crappie on standing timber in deep water throughout the lake. Largemouth and spotted bass fair on crankbaits, plastic baits and small lures around brush structure, docks, rocks and standing timber. Report submitted by Cody Youngblood, game warden stationed in Cherokee County.

Wister: January 8. Elevation above normal, water cloudy. For current elevation conditions go to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers website at https://www.swt-wc.usace.army.mil/WIST.lakepage.html. Largemouth and spotted bass fair on bill baits, crankbaits, plastic baits and spinnerbaits around brush structure, channels, points and shorelines. Blue, channel and flathead catfish fair on chicken liver, cut bait, hotdogs, stinkbait, sunfish and worms below the dam, around brush structure, channels, main lake, points and standing timber. Crappie fair on jigs, minnows and small lures around brush structure, channels, points, standing timber and cedar brush. Report submitted by Thomas Gillham, game warden stationed in LeFlore County.


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