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Broken Bow Lake

Broken Bow Lake, photo by Darrin Hill


Game Warden (County):
(580) 513-4963(McCurtain)
(580) 513-4651(McCurtain)
(580) 513-6866(McCurtain)

Broken Bow Lake (Google Map) is located 9 miles northeast of Broken Bow off of US 259.

Lake Details

Shoreline Length: 220.00 mi.
Volume: 918070.00 ac. ft.
Max. Depth: 169.00 ft.
Surface Area: 14200.00 ac.


McCurtain County

U.S. Corps of Engineers and Oklahoma State Parks manage campgrounds with full RV hookups, boat ramps, state park cabins, hiking trails and designated swimming areas. 

Broken Bow Lake Report

Jun 21. Elevation is 1 ft. below normal (falling), water temperature 80°F and clear. (USACE Lake Level)

Bass, Largemouth, Bass, Smallmouth, Bass, Spotted Fair on Alabama rig, bill baits, crankbaits, in-line spinnerbaits, plastic baits, spinnerbaits, spoons around brush structure, main lake, points, river mouth, standing timber.

Crappie, Black, Crappie, White Fair on hair jigs, jigs, minnows, spoons around brush structure, points, standing timber.

Catfish, Blue, Catfish, Channel, Catfish, Flathead Good on chicken liver, cut bait, dough bait, punch bait, shrimp, stinkbait, worms around channels, flats, river mouth.

Report submitted by Dru Polk (Game Warden McCurtain County)