Lower Mountain Fork River Trout Area

Lower Mountain Fork, photo by Don Brown


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.


Allowed methods: one rod and reel per person. (Also see “Tailwaters” regulations.)

Note: For more trout regulations, see Trout Regulations.

Lower Mountain Fork River Trout Area Report

Mar 31. Elevation is 2 ft. above normal (rising), water temperature 50°F and clear.

Trout, Rainbow Fair on PowerBait, small lures, worms around creek channels, rocks.

Comments: Water levels are above average with USACOE releasing water due to inflows from upstream into the lake.

Report submitted by Mark Hannah (Game Warden McCurtain County)

Fish Species of Interest

Creigh Guy
Kristofer N
Dale Smith
Tara Hess
Gary Heimbach
Grant Heimbach