How to Catch Striper on Lake Texoma

Lake Texoma Fishing Guides

How to catch striper on Lake Texoma? Many anglers ask this question each year on this famous North Texas Striper Lake!  Lake Texoma has a lot of professional fishing guides for a reason!  Here are the BEST Lake Texoma striper fishing tips!

     *Hire a Guide for each Texoma Striper Fishing Season

     *Listen to your guide and pay attention to the Lake Texoma Fishing Hot Spots

     *What Lake Texoma Striper Fishing Lures are being used?


How to Catch Striper on Lake Texoma, swimabit jig head


How can I find a quality guide on Lake Texoma?  

Find a guides website!  Does the guide have a Lake Texoma Striper Fishing Report?  If the guide has a fishing report on the website, is it up to date?  If you see reports from years ago, the guide does not like to share reports, just glory shots from the dock!  Find the guides Texoma Striper Guide Rates and make sure they are competitive!  We like to share information and post our rates to make sure our clients know we are a quality striper outfitter on Lake Texoma.  We are on the water 300 plus days a year and know where the striper are and what they are eating year round!  Now that you have fished with us for all Texoma Striper Fishing Seasons and paid attentions, you are ready to fish the big lake on your own!

How to Catch Lake Texoma Striper, Lake Texoma fishing Guide
What are the best Texoma Striper Fishing Seasons?  

The easiest months to catch Striper on Lake Texoma are October and November.  Why are these months easier?  Seagulls invade Lake Texoma in the fall and point the way to huge schools of striper pushing bait to the surface!  All you have to do is find the birds and you will find the striper.  

How to Catch Lake Texoma Striper, Lake Texoma fishing Guide
What Lake Texoma Striper Fishing Lures should we use?  

Keep it simple, it’s not rocket surgery, it’s striper fishing on Lake Texoma!  Soft Plastic Swimbaits on jig heads will take Striper on Lake Texoma in October and November.  If the fish are in 20-30 feet of water use a 3/4oz or 1oz jig head.  If fish are in 5-15 feet try a 1/2oz jig head.  You will need a small profile swimbait and a wide body swimbait.  There are hundreds on the market!  A four inch Sassy Shad is a great wide body swimbait, and a CoeHoe minnow for the small profile bait.  Cast your swimbait into the working birds and let the bait fall.  When you reach the depth you are marking fish on your sonar, start your retrieve!  You may need to change your retrieve speed to get Striper to bite!  For more information on Lake Texoma Striper fishing Lures, visit our friends at Texas Fishing Forum

How to catch Striper on Lake Texoma
Here is a simple chart that will tell anglers what Lake Texoma Striper Fishing Lures to use and at what time of year!  If you can find live shad and throw a net, the best bait for freshwater striped bass are threadfin shad
Time of YearType of Lure
Jan-AprSwimbaits | Flukes
May-AugLive Shad | Swimbaits | Top Water Plugs | Slab Spoons
Sept-DecLive Bait | Slab Spoons | Top Water Plugs | Swimbaits
How to Catch Striper on Lake Texoma, Slab Spoons