Oklahoma fishing report 10-9-19

The Oklahoma fishing report for 10-9-19. 

Northeast 

Greenleaf: Oct. 3. Elevation normal, water 80 and clear. Crappie fair on minnows, PowerBait and jigs around brush structure and docks. Blue catfish fair on cut bait, shrimp and shad along channels and in coves. Report submitted by Josey Branch, game warden stationed in Muskogee County. 

Kaw: Oct. 7. Elevation 8 1/2 ft. above normal, water mid-70s and muddy. Striped bass hybrids, striped bass and white bass good on jigs, live shad, sassy shad, slabs and spoons below the dam, around points, riprap and bridges. Blue, channel and flathead catfish good on cut bait, goldfish, live bait, live shad, shad, stinkbait and worms below the dam, along flats, main lake and river channel. Paddlefish fair snagging below the dam. Report submitted by Spencer, game warden stationed in Kay County.

Keystone: Oct. 3. Elevation above normal, water 82. Largemouth bass good on crankbaits around points. Crappie good on minnows around brush structure. Blue catfish good on cut bait below the dam. Report submitted by Karlin Bailey, game warden stationed in Creek County.

Lower Illinois: Oct. 4. Elevation normal, water 72 and clear. Trout fair on in-line spinnerbaits, nymphs and PowerBait below the dam and Watts area. Report submitted by Brek Henry, game warden stationed in Sequoyah County.

Sooner: Oct. 6. Elevation normal, water murky. Striped bass hybrids fair on live shad in the main lake. Blue catfish fair on cut bait in coves and along flats. Report submitted by Stephen Paul, game warden stationed in Noble County.

Tenkiller: Oct. 7. Elevation above normal, water murky. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass fair on bill baits, in-line spinnerbaits, live bait, plastic baits, small lures and spinnerbaits around docks, shorelines and standing timber. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs around brush structure. Most fishing was report as fair before recent heavy rains. Report submitted by Tony Clark, game warden stationed in Cherokee County.

Webbers Falls: Oct. 8. Elevation below normal, water 86 and murky. Blue and channel catfish fair on cut bait and shad along channels, dam and river channel. Crappie slow on minnows and jigs around brush structure. Report submitted by Josey Branch, game warden stationed in Muskogee County.

Northwest

Foss: Oct. 7. Elevation 1/4 ft. below normal with gates closed, water low 70s and clear. Walleye fair on worms in the main lake. Striped bass hybrids fair on live bait and slabs. Crappie slow around docks. Catfish fair on Danny King stinkbait along the north end of the lake. Report submitted by Eric Puyear, B & K Bait House.

Ft. Supply: Oct. 7. Elevation above normal, water 70. Channel catfish fair on punch bait and shad below the dam, main lake and around points. White bass fair on hair jigs and jigs below the dam, around brush structure and discharge. Report submitted by Jason Badley, game warden stationed in Harper County.

Southeast

Arbuckle: Oct. 7. Elevation 1/2 ft. above normal, water 81. Largemouth and smallmouth bass good on topwater lures early morning and crankbaits in the main lake the rest of the day. Crappie good off docks early morning and on Milk Money jigs around brush piles. White bass fair on topwater lures and grubs with some surfacing mid-morning. Report submitted by Jack Melton.

Broken Bow: Oct. 6. Elevation below normal, water 85. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass good on Alabama rigs, flukes and plastic baits around brush structure and points. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs around brush structure and standing timber. Report submitted by Dru Polk, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

Eufaula: Oct. 4. Elevation above normal, water 84 and murky. Striped bass hybrids and white bass fair on flukes, small lures and spoons in the main lake and along sandbars. Crappie fair on minnows and tube jigs around brush structure and standing timber. Report submitted by Jake Bersche, game warden stationed in McIntosh County.

Konawa: Oct. 3. Elevation normal, water 88 and clear. Largemouth bass good on crankbaits, jigs and plastic baits in the main lake, around points and river channel. Striped bass hybrids and white bass fair on Alabama rigs, crankbaits and live shad in coves, main lake and river channel. Channel catfish good on chicken liver and stinkbait in coves, inlet and weed beds. Report submitted by Garret Harley, game warden stationed in Seminole County.

Lower Mountain Fork: Oct. 3. Stocked 3,834 rainbow trout on September 25. Report submitted by Don Groom, southeast region supervisor.

Lower Mountain Fork: Oct. 4. Elevation normal, water clear. Trout good on crickets, PowerBait, small lures, tube jigs and worms below the dam, creek channels, river channel and rocks. Report submitted by Mark Hannah, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

Pine Creek: Oct. 4. Elevation above normal, water murky. Largemouth bass fair on jerk baits and topwater lures along channels and in coves. Crappie good on jigs around brush structure. Channel catfish good on chicken liver and cut bait along creek channels. Report submitted by Mark Hannah, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

Robert S. Kerr: Oct. 4. Elevation normal, water murky. Crappie good on hair jigs, jigs and minnows around brush structure, points and standing timber. Blue catfish fair on cut bait, shad and stinkbait along flats, main lake, river channel and river mouth. Report submitted by Allen Couch, game warden stationed in Haskell County.

Sardis: Oct. 2. Elevation normal, water 76. Largemouth and spotted bass fair on crankbaits, jigs, lipless baits, plastic baits, spinnerbaits and tube jigs around brush structure, points, rocks, shorelines, standing timber and weed beds. Blue, channel and flathead catfish fair on cut bait, shad and sunfish along flats, main lake and shorelines. Crappie jigs, minnows and tube jigs around brush structure and standing timber. Report submitted by Dane Polk, game warden stationed in Pushmataha County.

Texoma: Oct. 4. Elevation normal, water 80. Striped bass good on Alabama rigs, live bait and topwater lures below the dam, along flats and main lake. Blue catfish fair on cut bait below the dam and main lake. Live bait and topwater are the best methods to catch striped bass on the main lake. Below Denison Dam, cut bait and live bait have been producing small striper and small catfish. Report submitted by Trey Hale, game warden stationed in Marshall County.

Southwest

Ellsworth: Oct. 6. Elevation below normal, water 78 and murky. Blue and channel catfish good on cut bait, punch bait and shad in the main lake and around points. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs around brush structure and docks. Report submitted by Mike Carroll, game warden stationed in Comanche County.

Ft. Cobb: Oct. 8. Elevation normal, water 70s. Channel and blue catfish slow on chicken liver and stinkbait around brush structure. Report submitted by Brayden Hicks, game warden stationed in Caddo County.

Tom Steed: Oct. 8. Elevation normal, water 77. Blue and channel catfish fair on juglines baited with shad in the main lake. Report submitted by David Smith, game warden stationed in Kiowa County.

Waurika: Oct. 4. Elevation normal, water low to mid-80s and murky. Blue and channel catfish good on punch bait and stinkbait along channels and shorelines. Walleye and Saugeye slow on crankbaits and live bait along the dam and riprap. Report submitted by Matt Farris, game warden stationed in Jefferson County.


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