Fishing Reports - Northeast

picture of a map of the northeast region of Oklahoma 1. Birch
2. Carl Blackwell
3. Copan
4. Eucha
5. Ft. Gibson
6. Grand
7. Greenleaf
8. Hudson
9. Hulah
10. Kaw
11. Keystone
12. Oologah
13. Pawhuska
14. Skiatook
15. Sooner
16. Spavinaw
17. Tenkiller
18. Webbers Falls
19. Lower Illinois River
20. Bell Cow
21. Chandler
22. McMurtry


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bell Cow June 12. Elevation normal, water 84 and murky. Crappie fair on minnows around docks and brush structure. Flathead catfish slow on sunfish along shorelines. Largemouth bass slow on plastic baits and small lures around standing timber and weed beds. Report submitted by Gary Emmons, game warden stationed in Lincoln County.


Birch: June 21. Elevation normal, water 86 and murky. Striped bass hybrids and largemouth bass slow on crankbaits and spinnerbaits in the main lake and along shorelines. Report submitted by Ryan Walker, game warden stationed in Osage County.


Carl Blackwell: June 22. Elevation below normal, water murky. Striped bass hybrids slow on minnows in the main lake. Crappie slow on minnows and tube jigs along shorelines and in shallows. Saugeye slow on crankbaits in the main lake. Report submitted by Emily Long, game warden stationed in Payne County.


Chandler June 12. Elevation above normal, water 85 and murky. Largemouth bass slow on plastic baits and spinnerbaits along weed beds. Report submitted by Gary Emmons, game warden stationed in Lincoln County.

Copan: June 13. Elevation normal, water 60s and clearing. Channel, blue and flathead catfish fair on chicken liver and worms at 4-6 ft. along riprap. Report submitted by Joe Alexander, game warden stationed in Washington County.


Dripping Springs:   June 21. Elevation normal, water 81 and clear. Blue catfish fair on cut bait in discharge. Crappie good on minnows around brush structures. Report submitted by Jaime Cheatwood, City of Okmulgee.


Eucha:   June 12. Elevation normal, water 70s and clear. Largemouth bass fair on crankbaits, jigs and plastic baits around points and in the main lake. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs around brush structure and docks. Channel catfish fair on cut bait and shad along flats and shallows. Bluegill good on crickets and worms along weed beds and shorelines. Report submitted by Kody Moore, game warden stationed in Delaware County.


Ft. Gibson : June 21. Elevation normal, water 89 and clear. Crappie fair on tube jigs and minnows at 4-10 ft. around brush structure and riprap. Blue catfish fair on shad and Carolina rigged shad along the river channel and in the main lake. Largemouth bass fair on plastic baits, topwater lures and crankbaits at 4-15 ft. around points and riprap. White bass good with jigs when trolling and in-line spinnerbaits at 6-15 ft. around points. Report submitted by Rick Stafford, Ft. Gibson.


Grand: June 14. Elevation above normal, water 80 and stained. Crappie good on chartreuse GoGo minnows and firecracker Crappie Kicker around brush structure and docks. White bass good on chartreuse or pearl GoGo minnows, shad raps and spoons in coves. Blue and channel catfish good on shad and stinkbait around rocks and below the dam. Report submitted by Marni Loftis, game warden stationed in Delaware County.


Greenleaf: June 14. Elevation normal, water clear. Largemouth bass good on crankbaits, spinnerbaits and bill baits along moss beds, brush structure and creek channels. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs at 6-12 ft. around the fishing dock and brush structure. Catfish fair on fresh cut bait on bottom. Report submitted by Lark Wilson, game warden stationed in Muskogee County.


Hudson: June 21. Elevation normal, water 74. Channel and blue catfish good on cut bait, worms and shad at 5-11 ft. below the dam, along shorelines and the river channel. White bass good on crankbaits, topwater lures, small lures, and sassy shad at 9-14 ft. in the main lake and tailwater and along the river channel. Largemouth and spotted bass good on bill baits, top water lures, spinnerbaits, and plastic baits at 4-9 ft. around brush structure, weed beds and points. Report submitted by Steve Loveland, game warden stationed in Mayes County.


Hulah: June 13. Elevation normal, water 60s and clearing. Channel, blue and flathead catfish fair on chicken liver, shad and worms at 4-8 ft. along riprap and the river channel. Report submitted by Joe Alexander, game warden stationed in Washington County.


Kaw : June 21. Elevation above water, water 80 and murky. Channel, blue and flathead catfish fair on live bait, worms, shad and noodling at 2-6 ft. around flats and rocks below the dam. White bass, striped bass, and striped bass hybrids good on jigs, live shad and sassy shad at 1-6 ft. below the dam. Walleye and crappie fair on jigs below the dam. Report submitted by Spencer Grace, game warden stationed in Kay County.


Keystone: June 20. Elevation above normal, water 67. Striped bass good on live shad along channels. Largemouth bass good on spinnerbaits along shorelines. Report submitted by Karlin Bailey, game warden stationed in Creek County.

Lower Illinois: June 18. Elevation normal, water 60 and dingy. Trout fair on worms and PowerBait below the dam and along the tailwater. Fishing is good when there is little to no water flow. Report submitted by Jeremy Bersche, game warden stationed in Sequoyah County.


McMurtry:  No report submitted.

Okmulgee: June 14. Elevation normal, water 85 and clear. Channel catfish fair on sunfish in the river channel. Largemouth bass and crappie fair on plastic baits in the main lake. Report submitted by Jaime Cheatwood, City of Okmulgee.


Oologah:  June 19. Elevation 3 ft. above normal and falling, water 78 and murky. White bass good trolling crankbaits at 10-15 ft. in the main lake. Channel catfish fair on chicken liver and worms at 5-10 ft. along rocks and Winganon Bridge area. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs at 10-15 ft. around standing timber and brush structure. Blue and channel catfish fair on cut bait and shad on bottom below the dam. White bass fair on jigs and crankbaits at 5-10 ft. below the dam. Report submitted by Brek Henry, game warden stationed in Rogers County.


Perry CCC:  No report submitted.


Skiatook:  June 20. Elevation normal, water mid to upper 80s and clear. Striped bass hybrids and white bass fair on live shad at 10-20 ft. in the main lake. Blue and channel catfish fair on chicken liver, shrimp, shad and cut bait at 5-15 ft. in coves. Report submitted by Paul Welch, game warden stationed in Osage County.


Sooner: June 21. Elevation normal, water clear. Striped bass hybrids and striped bass good on live shad and slabs in the discharge and the main lake. Blue catfish fair on cut bait around points and channels. Saugeye fair on crankbaits at 7-10 ft. in the main lake. Report submitted by Doug Gottschalk, game warden stationed in Noble County.


Spavinaw: June 12. Elevation normal, water 70s and clear. Largemouth bass good on crankbaits, spinnerbaits and plastic baits around brush structure, points and riprap. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs at 5-15 ft. around brush structure, docks and above the dam. Channel catfish fair on cut bait, shad and stinkbait along flats and shallows. Bluegill fair on crickets, worms and jigs around docks and weed beds. Report submitted by Kody Moore, game warden stationed in Delaware County.


Tenkiller: June 19. Elevation 4 ft. above normal and dropping, water 76-78 and clear. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass fair on crankbaits, spinnerbaits and plastic baits at 5-20 ft. around brush structure, creek channels and along shorelines; fish deeper brush at midday. Channel, blue and flathead catfish fair on flip-flops baited with cut bait and live sunfish in deep water and on worms and stinkbait at 17-21 ft. around points. Sunfish good on worm-tipped jigs at 10-20 ft. around docks and coves. Report submitted by Monte Brooks, Cookson.


Webbers Falls: June 14. Elevation 2 ft. above normal, water murky. Largemouth bass fair on spinnerbaits and crankbaits along riprap and shorelines. Crappie fair at 6-12 ft. around bridges and brush structure. Catfish good on fresh cut bait on bottom. Report submitted by Lark Wilson, game warden stationed in Muskogee County.


 

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