Featuring more shoreline than the Atlantic and Gulf coasts combined, Oklahoma wears its Lake Country badge with pride. Glistening lakes in every corner of the state have beckoned swimmers, anglers, outdoors enthusiasts and casual vacationers for generations. Whether you want to take a swim surrounded by rolling hills, reel in the big one among ancient mountains or pilot your watercraft around lush forested shoreline, there’s a lake for every taste in the Sooner State. Here’s our rundown of standout lakes from each region of the state.Learn More
With more than 200 lakes and over one million surface acres of water, even the most experienced fishermen continually discover new coves and streams full of Oklahoma’s abundant bass, crappie and catfish. Check the latest fishing report, grab your tackle box and wade your way to your favorite fishing hole. Whether you’re on the hunt for the popular walleye or crave the thrill of catching an alligator gar, Oklahoma has a fishing opportunity custom made for you. With more than 40 documented species of fish, countless ponds and pristine campgrounds, the possibilities are limitless. Check out local marinas to purchase fishing licenses, permits, poles, lures and bait. Your fishing experience in Oklahoma is sure to be memorable.