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Grand Lake Fishing Report – August 4th 2016


Rusty Pritchard returns with a new Grand Lake fishing report. Take it away, Rusty… Hey folks! The Bowfishing has been as good this year as I have ever seen it in the past! We have been seeing a lot of fish consistently every night. Wind seems to be our biggest factor some nights. Wind makes […]


Importance Of Life Jackets Stressed By GRDA

Wear Your Life Jacket at Grand Lake OK

It’s not a new message, but one that people need to hear every time they visit area lakes and rivers. Last week, during a special press conference at the Grand River Dam Authority Engineering and Technology Center (ETC) in Tulsa, the GRDA Police Department continued to stress the importance of proper life jacket use. Because […]


Grand Lake Fishing Report – July 15, 2016

Bow fishing at Grand Lake OK

Well, it’s been a while since anyone has sent in a fishing report – but we’ve got one. Here’s a mid-summer report from Grand Lake guide Rusty Pritchard. Take it away, Rusty… Hey folks!! Well the bowfishing is on fire! We’ve boated some of the biggest buffalo we’ve ever landed since I’ve been guiding the […]


Year 2 of GLOC Shootout – Results and Reflections

2nd Amendment at GLOC Shootout

The GLOC Performance Boat Shootout returned to Grand Lake for year 2 the weekend of July 7-10 and was a huge success. With an estimated 1,000 boats viewing at least part of the race over the course of the two days of racing, this event is proving to be a favorite among Grand Lake boaters. […]


GRDA – Now Protecting, Enhancing and Preserving More Waters

Grand River Dam Authority Oklahoma

On July 1, two Oklahoma agencies, both committed to caring for some of the most important waters in the region, became one. That was the date when the Oklahoma Scenic Rivers Commission (OSRC) officially merged into the Grand River Dam Authority. The result of a bill passed earlier this year by the Oklahoma Legislature, the […]


Boating Safety And Rules This July 4th Weekend

Grand Lake Oklahoma

GRDA Police encouraging safe outings on the lakes and river during July 4 holiday Whether your holiday weekend plans take you to the waters of Grand Lake, Lake Hudson or the Illinois River, the Grand River Dam Authority Police Department is encouraging you to boat safe, smart and sober. The Independence Day holiday is typically […]


Grand Lake Again Recognized Among Top Bass Fishing Lakes In US For 2016

tony coatney largemouth bass

Once again, Bassmaster magazine has ranked its top bass fishing lakes in the nation and, once again, the Grand River Dam Authority’s lakes are on the list. In the central division of the United States, the magazine recognized both Grand Lake and Lake Hudson among its top 25 and that is likely no surprise to […]