Carl Blackwell

Lake Carl Blackwell


Fees & Facilities:
Game Warden (County):

An enclosed Crappie dock is located just north of the lake store.

Lake Carl Blackwell (Google Map) is located 2 miles north of SH 51 on SH 51C.

Oklahoma State University manages campgrounds with full RV hookups, cabins, boat ramps, fishing docks and designated swimming areas.

Hybrid Striped Bass are stocked. Saugeye are stocked to manage for quality crappie

Ski Point boat ramp is ADA compliant.

Daily/Size Limits:

Walleye, Sauger and saugeye: six combined per day/18-inch minimum.


Prohibited Methods: Noodling.

Carl Blackwell Report

Mar 28. Elevation is Normal (stable), water temperature 52°F and stained.

Catfish, Blue, Catfish, Channel Good on cut bait, shad around docks, flats, shorelines.

Crappie, Black, Crappie, White Fair on jigs, minnows around brush structure, dam, docks, rocks.

Saugeye Fair on jigs around riprap, rocks.

Report submitted by Josey Branch (Game Warden Payne County)

Lorrie Renfro
Zander Woodley
Jared Harshman