Grand Lake in
Oklahoma is widely considered to be among the best lakes in Oklahoma for
fishing. And with over 46,500 surface acres and over 1,300 miles of
shoreline, there is something for everyone
Lake’s reputation as one of the best Bass fishing lakes in the United
States was solidified when the May 2013 issue of Bassmaster
ranked Oklahoma’s Grand Lake as the 15th best Bass fishing lake in the
it’s not just Largemouth Bass…Grand Lake also has healthy populations
of White Bass (Smallmouth), Spotted Bass and the awesome to catch Hybrid
Stripers which have been stocked in the lake since 1982.
Bass aren’t the only fish that call Grand Lake home.
fishing has always been a big deal around the shores of Grand Lake…many
a Crappie fish fry has been enjoyed by generations of Grand Lake families.
obviously are another big draw to the area with huge cats routinely being
drawn from the lake. Grand Lake is home to Channel Catfish, delicious Blue
Catfish, and big Flat Head Cats and Spoonbill Catfish as well.
case you’re wondering, Spoonbill Catfish are also known as
Paddlefish…and Oklahoma’s Grand Lake has the largest population of
these pre-historic fish in the world.