Outdoors

Fish aren’t biting much yet, but should be soon

April 6, 2021

This week is supposed to be a lot better than last for anglers. See these great catches from March!

Possible overpopulation of small panfish at local lakes not deterring anglers from enjoying the outdoors

April 2, 2021

Fishermen at the lakes last week were complaining that the fish weren’t biting. Someone suggested maybe an overpopulation was the cause.

Tourism and ODOT partner to take Oklahomans fishing

February 22, 2021

New Oklahoma Fishing Trail signs going up around the state will help make it even easier for anglers to find the state’s top fishing destinations.

Kiefer students win the High School Fishing World Championship!

July 4, 2018

Tolle and Hale came from 55th place on day one to being named 2018 World Champions.

Fly Tying Extravaganza To Be Held at Creek County Fairgrounds

January 4, 2016

The sixth annual Oklahoma FlyFishers Fly Tying Extravaganza will be Saturday at the Creek County Fairgrounds. The fairgrounds are located in Sapulpa just off the Kellyville exit on the Turner Turnpike. The hours are from 9 .m. to 3 p.m. The event is free of charge. There will be fly tying demonstrations along with vendors […]

Bow Fishing, Popular in Sapulpa, to be Featured at OKC Expo

September 23, 2015

Bowfishing is popular around Sapulpa. Even young girls can shoot carp along Polecat Creek or flooded Sahoma backwaters. A carp shootout was held earlier this year at Lake Sahoma and plans are to hold another next spring. The Oklahoma Department of Wildlife says that such outdoors sports can be familiy activities. Everyone who visits the […]

DUCK CALL. Help needed with blinds at Sahoma Lake

September 10, 2015

Duck season is set to fly again at Lake Sahoma after a two-year hiatus because of the fluctuation of water levels. The lake had to be drawn down a couple of times to assess repair to the dam and then remained low with a lingering drought. This season, despite plans to begin repairs on the […]

Fishing Report for August 5, 2015

August 7, 2015

All fishing slow at Heyburn, Sahoma and Pretty Water. All three slightly above normal level. Water temps 85-91. Chandler: Elevation normal, water 90 and murky. Channel catfish fair on worms, punch bait and minnows around docks and shorelines. Largemouth bass slow on plastic baits and spinnerbaits along coves and weed beds. Report submitted by Gary Emmons, […]