Area fishing report 3-17-2021

Blue River: March 15. Elevation normal, water 48 and clear. 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 and spoons along the river channel and rocks. Report submitted by Ethan Lovelace, technician at the Blue River Public Fishing and Hunting Area.

Broken Bow: March 12. Elevation normal, water 53. 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 bill baits, buzz baits and crankbaits around brush structure and points. White bass good on grubs and in-line spinnerbaits along channels, creek channels and river mouth. Walleye fair on grubs and rogues along channels, creek channels, river channel and river mouth. Report submitted by Dru Polk, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

Eufaula: March 12. Elevation normal, water 40 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, striped and white bass good on crankbaits, jerk baits, jigs, plastic baits and spinnerbaits around docks and main lake. Blue, channel and flathead catfish good on chicken liver, cut bait, hotdogs, live bait, live shad and stinkbait below the dam, along channels, discharge and main lake. Crappie good on hair jigs, jigs, minnows, plastic baits and tube jigs along channels, creek channels, docks, main lake and river channel.  Report submitted by David deMontigny, game warden stationed in McIntosh County.

T Lower Mountain Fork: March 12. 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 excellent on nymphs, tube jigs and worms below the dam, along channels and spillway. Report submitted by Mark Hannah, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

McGee Creek: March 12. Elevation below normal, water 52. 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 fair on Alabama rigs, crankbaits, jigs and plastic baits along channels, coves, points and standing timber. Crappie fair on minnows along creek channels and standing timber. Channel catfish fair on chicken liver, cut bait and stinkbait along the river channel. Report submitted by Jay Harvey, game warden stationed in Atoka County.

Pine Creek: March 12. 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 good on crankbaits, lipless baits and plastic baits in coves, creek channels and points. Crappie good on jigs around brush structure and creek channels. Channel catfish fair on chicken liver, cut bait and shrimp along creek channels and spillway. Report submitted by Mark Hannah, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

Robert S. Kerr: March 12. 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. Blue, channel and flathead catfish good on chicken liver, crickets, hotdogs, minnows, shad, shrimp, sunfish and worms below the dam, along creek channels, main lake, river channel  and river mouth. Crappie good on hair jigs, jigs, minnows and small lures below the dam, around brush structure, creek channels, points, rocks, standing timber, tailwater and weed beds. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass fair on crankbaits, minnows, plastic baits, small lures, spoons and topwater lures around brush structure, channels, coves, points, rocks, sandbar and weed beds. Report submitted by Logan Shimp, game warden stationed in Haskell County.

Sardis: March 15. Elevation normal, water 58. 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 fair on crankbaits, jigs, spinnerbaits and crawdad colored chatter baits around brush structure, creek channels and points. White bass fair on jigs along creek channels and river channel. Crappie fair on minnows and tube jigs along creek channels and standing timber. Report submitted by Jay Harvey, game warden stationed in Atoka County.

Tenkiller: March 14. Elevation above normal, water 40 and clear. 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 hair jigs, in-line spinnerbaits, jigs, minnows and tube jigs around brush structure, channels, docks and standing timber. White bass good on Alabama rigs, hair jigs, in-line spinnerbaits, small lures, spoons and tube jigs along channels, flats, points and river mouth. White bass are beginning to move up the river channel. Anglers are having success from the bank and from boats from Hwy 82 Bridge and up the river. Largemouth and spotted bass fair on crankbaits, jigs and plastic baits around brush structure, docks, rocks, shorelines and standing timber. Report submitted by Cody Youngblood, game warden stationed in Cherokee County.

Wister: March 12. Elevation normal, water 56 and 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 excellent on bill baits, crankbaits, plastic baits and spinnerbaits around brush structure, points and shorelines. Blue, channel and flathead catfish good on chicken liver, cut bait, shad, stinkbait, sunfish and worms below the dam, around brush structure, main lake and points. Crappie good on jigs and minnows around brush structure and points. Report submitted by Thomas Gillham, game warden stationed in LeFlore County.


Get more local news, sports, obits and more: Ledger/LCJ daily newsletter

Leave a Comment