Best Lake Texoma Fishing Guides for 2024

by Ray Roman Updated on Apr 13, 2024

Did you know that Lake Texoma is one of the top Striped Bass fisheries in the US?  If you want to experience Lake Texoma, one of the largest reservoirs in the US, then you need to go on one of our striper fishing trips.

The lake is considered to be the Striper capital of the world! 

If fishing is your hobby or even your obsession there are countless Lake Texoma fishing guides ready and willing to show you where the fish are plentiful and biting! 

Lake Texoma Fishing Guides

1.  Sparky’s Guide Service

Sparky’s Guide Service is one of our highly recommended Lake Texoma fishing guides. Eddie Sparks and his Sparky’s Guide Service team have daily morning and afternoon tours.  They encourage booking as far in advance as possible due to the numerous returning customers booking a year in advance.

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The Lake Texoma fishing guides at Sparky’s Guide Service are family-friendly and look forward to helping you and your family, employees, or friends have an exciting day on the lake, catching fish and making memories.

They know all the best fishing spots on the lake and are well versed in all of the fishing techniques that are effective on the lake.

Sparky’s Guide Service rates are very reasonable.  View their site for the latest pricing. This will include all the necessities for fishing and the cleaning and bagging of those fish after your trip.  You will be responsible for snacks and drinks.

When it comes to fishing charters Sparky is one of the best on the lake. We’ve been on dozens of trips with Sparky and can genuinely say we have had an an awesome fishing experience each time.

Website: Sparkys Guide Service
Address: 1401 Willow Springs Rd Dock #5 Mead, OK 73449
Tel: 580.916.2122

To email the team at Sparky’s Guide Service, visit their contact page here

2. Dan Barnett and Jacob Orr’s Lake Texoma Guaranteed Guide Service

When it comes to Lake Texoma fishing guides, one of the oldest Lake Texoma Fishing guides is Dan Barnett. He has been a Lake Texoma fishing guide for over 20 years. 

Dan believes Lake Texoma is one of the best striper fishing lakes in the country! He and Jacob are full-time fishing guides and are so confident in their ability to help others find fish they guarantee you will catch fish, or your next trip is free!  

Dan and his six additional guides have over 100 years of collective fishing experience.  Fishing is a passion for these men; they aim to ensure you catch fish and have a great time.

They are family-friendly and even offer special rates at the Tanglewood Resort for anyone fishing with Dan Barnett and his crew. His experienced crew know all of those hard to find fishing spots on Lake Texoma. 

Website: Dan Barnett
Address: Nighthawk Drive and Lake Shore Drive, Pottsboro, TX 75076
Tel: 903.819.3329

To message the group directly, visit their contact page here

3. Lake Texoma Striper Hunter Guide Service

Lake Texoma Striper Hunter Guide Service is owned and operated by Stephen Andre’ who has been fishing since he was three years old. Stephen’s guides are artificial lure casting only.  He does not use live bait; he believes artificial lures allow for better fishing in shallow and deep waters.

Stephen is a USCG-licensed Lake Texoma fishing guide that is eager and well-prepared to take you and your friends or family on an entertaining guided fishing trip. When it comes to finding the best fisging hot spot they kow exaclty where to go.

His family-friendly (and beer-friendly) services include the fishing tackle such as fishing rods, reels, lures, and fish cleaning.  All you need to bring are drinks and snacks!

Address: 512 Mill Creek Resort Rd, Boathouse 3 Pottsboro, TX 75076
Tel: 972.816.6000

4. Captain Marty’s Lake Texoma Fishing Guides

Captain Marty has been a full-time Lake Texoma striper fishing guide since 1984.  He was born in the Texoma area and has been fishing in the lake since the 1960s. 

His fishing guide business has grown to a team of six full-time guides who all share a love for fishing and the outdoors in general. 

Website: Texoma Fishing
Address: 500 Harbour View Road, Gordonville, TX 76245
Tel: 903.821.8800

5. Sharps Striper Guide Service

Aaron Sharp is the owner/operator of Sharps Striper Guide Service and has over 15 years of experience.  He promises to make your fishing trip the memory of a lifetime!

No two trips are the same with Aaron Sharp, as each is tailored for your group.  Most fishing trips start early for Aaron during the summer, between 5:00 AM – 6:00 AM and between 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM during the winter. 

At the beginning of your trip, you’ll be shown how and given a chance to practice with your rod and reel. 

Sharp’s Striper Guide Service provides a full day (6-8 hours) of excellent fishing with all rods, reels, live bait, fish cleaning, and life jackets at no additional charge.  They even guarantee you’ll catch Striper, or your next trip is free!

Website: Sharps Striper Guide
Address: 9040 Clear Lake Drive Kingston, OK 73439
Tel: 580.380.5357

6. Lake Texoma Guide Service

The guide for Lake Texoma Guide Service is Stan Constant.  He’s been a full-time guide since 1982 and worked as a part-time guide for 20 years before 1982.

Nearly 80% of Stan’s clients are repeat clients, which speaks volumes about the experiences and quality of the trips he offers.  He is fully licensed and insured and has fished Lake Texoma his entire life. 

Lake Texoma Guide Service offers guides for all group sizes and all ages.  They even offer additional services such as beverage service, catering and cookouts, lodging packages, and fishing and golf packages. 

Website: Lake Texoma Guide Service
Address: 4539 Alberta Creek Rd Kingston, OK 73439
Tel: 580.564.5648

7. Justin Parker’s Striper Guide Service

Justin Parker provides year-round guided morning or afternoon trips.  He can accommodate trips beginning at either Texas or Oklahoma Lake Texoma marinas.

Justin will give each customer a full trip of 5-6 hours; even after the catch limit has been reached, fishing will continue but must be catch-and-release.

During your trip, expect to start early.  You’ll be given an opportunity to practice fishing with live bait (provided by Justin Parker) and become accustomed to the rods and reels, and be taught how to reel in a striper.

Fishing locations will vary and may be numerous during your trip.  Once you’ve reached your catch limit or are ready to return (no more than 6 hours), Justin encourages pictures and will clean, fillet, and bag your fish. 

Website: Justin Parks Striper Guide Service
Address: 1410 N Alberta Creek Rd Kingston, OK 73439
Tel: 903.271.4665

8. Little Jon’s Lake Texoma Guide Service

Little Jon has over 20 years of striper fishing experience and loves to share his passion for fishing with his customers.  His guided fishing trips are family-friendly all year long, and he guarantees memories to last a lifetime.  

Little Jon is licensed and insured.  He provides all the necessities for a great day on the water, but you’ll need to bring your own drinks and snacks. He will also fillet and bag your fish for you. He does offer a guarantee you’ll find fish or your next trip is free. 

Website: Little Jon’s Lake Texoma Guide Service
Address: 9040 Clear Lake Drive Kingston, OK 73439
Tel: 580.564.6076

9. Striper Master Guide Service

Doug Keeter and his professional team at Striper Master Guide Service look forward to an opportunity to show you some of the best fishing on Lake Texoma.  He and his group live on Lake Texoma, so they are very knowledgeable about the lake and the best places to fish, as they fish it every day in their comfortable boat.

Doug enjoys offering trips to anglers of all experience levels and enjoys teaching kids how to fish.  He’s a great choice for your next family fishing trip.  Doug is U.S. Coast Guard, CPR, and First Aid certified. 

Your trip with Doug and his guides comes with all the fishing gear you need such as fishing rods, reels, and live and artificial bait.  Your catch will be cleaned and bagged.  Morning trips start at daylight, and afternoon trips at 2:00 PM. You will fish for 5 hours or until limits have been caught.  

Website: Striper Master Guide Service
Address: 120 Texoma Harbor Dr, Pottsboro, TX 75076
Tel: 903.819.4504

10. Adventure Texoma Outdoors

John Blasingame, the owner of Adventure Texoma Outdoors, has been a Lake Texoma Striper Fishing Guide since 1999.  He was named the Best of Texoma – Fishing Guide by the Herald Democrat and the best Artificial Lure Guide in 2018. 

The team at Adventure Texoma Outdoors is one of the area’s few all-artificial lure Lake Texoma fishing guides. 

As a professional guide John takes immense pride in his customer satisfaction and feels that his repeat business reflects the dedication and hard work of the team at Adventure Texoma Outdoors.

He doesn’t believe in returning to the dock immediately after catching the limit.  He wants you to fish until you’ve had enough!

Website: Adventure Texoma Outdoors
Address: 132 Grandpappy Dr. Denison, TX 75020
Tel: 903.814.5566

To email the team at Adventure Texoma Outdoors, visit their contact page here

What To Bring On Your Striper Fishing Tour

Any of the Lake Texoma fishing guides mentioned above are going to be able to show you a great day of fishing on the lake but to make your trip as enjoyable as possible. These professional fishing guides will ensure a fishing trip safe an enjoyable. remember to bring a few things:

Credit Card or Cash: Bring a credit card or cash to buy snacks and drinks before you get on board.

Fishing License: Very important to have the correct fishing license. Check out this article on Lake Texoma fishing license to learn more.

Snacks and Drinks – Almost all guides require you to supply your own food.

Sunscreen – You’ll be on the water for 4-6 hours, and the sun will be just as eager to see you as you will be to see the fish.

An empty Ice Chest – Most guides will clean and bag your catch, but you’ll be responsible for its care afterward, so ensure you have an ice chest ready.

Camera – with all the guarantees of fish being made from the guides, you want to be able to document your catch and all the fun had by your group.

Lake Texoma Fishing Guides Final Thoughts

Overall you’ll find many excellent Lake Texoma fishing guides. Our go-to fishing guide is Sparky’s Guide Service, as we’ve fished with them for over ten years. May the weather be pleasant and the fish abundant on your next trip to Lake Texoma!

Don’t forget many of these guide will do winter striper fishing as well. Whether you are a beginner or experienced angler we recommend booking a Lake Texoma fishing charter for your next adventure.

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Ray Roman
Ray is the founder/author of Go Lake Texoma. He and his wife Tammy live on Lake Texoma. They created this Lake Texoma visitor's guide to help the millions of visitors yearly enjoy all the great things Lake Texoma has to offer.