Lower Mountain Fork, photo by Don Brown

Lower Mountain Fork River Trout Area


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

The Lower Mountain Fork River (Google Map) is located 3 miles east of Hochatown on SH 259A.

Lake Details

Shoreline Length: 12.00 mi.


McCurtain County

Oklahoma State Parks manages campgrounds with full RV hookups, cabins and hiking trails.

Trout are regularly stocked.


Fishing limited to one rod and reel per person. No other method of fishing allowed. (Also see “Tailwaters” regulations.)

Note: For more trout regulations, see Trout Regulations.

Lower Mountain Fork River Trout Area Report

May 20. Elevation is Normal (stable), water temperature 58°F and clear.

Trout, Rainbow Excellent on caddis flies, PowerBait, small lures, tube jigs, worms around channels, spillway.

Report submitted by Mark Hannah (Game Warden McCurtain County)

Fish Species of Interest

Dale Smith, 05/12/2022
Dale Smith
Tara Hess, 04/03/2022
Tara Hess
Gary Heimbach, 03/05/2022
Gary Heimbach