Fishing in Tenkiller Lake Area
With nearly 13,000 surface acres to explore and fish, Tenkiller Lake is a favorite among anglers in northeast Oklahoma. Fishermen can cast a line for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, spotted bass, channel catfish, black crappie, white crappie, bluegill, green sunfish, redear sunfish and white bass in Tenkiller Lake. Many fishing tournaments are held at Tenkiller Lake each year and you can fish the same hot spots as the professionals. Several fishing guides serve the area and help visitors land the big catches while at the lake and on the Illinois River. The scenic Illinois River offers the opportunity to catch several native species including trout making it a popular fly fishing spot. Pack your tacklebox and head to the Tenkiller Lake Area for a memorable fishing trip!