The fishing in Oklahoma is some of the best. But to take advantage of the fishing in Oklahoma, you will need to bring the proper gear. First, you should find an excellent vacation rental for you and your fishing buddies. Broken Bow Cabin Lodging can help with that. For the rest, we have a rundown of necessary fishing gear for your adventure on Oklahoma’s fishing destinations.

Essential You’ll Need When You Fish In Oklahoma

If it’s your first time fishing or you want to be sure that you have all of the right gear, then we have a handy list ready. Here is the essential gear you will need next time you fish in Oklahoma. 

  • Rain jacket
  • Waders
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Extra pair of socks
  • An extra change of clothes
  • Fishing net
  • Long nose pliers
  • Clean knives
  • Phone charger
  • GPS app on your phone
  • Sunglasses
  • Insect repellent
  • First aid kit
  • Ice chest
  • Fishing rod
  • Fishing line
  • Lures and tackle
  • Bait
  • Floatation device or jacket
  • Snacks
  • Cash

Fishing License And Fishing Regulations Information

Even before you hit the waters, you need to get your Oklahoma fishing license and regulations in order. According to the Oklahoma Wildlife Department, “Oklahoma resident or nonresident fishing license is required of all.” It’s easy to register a fishing license ahead of your visit by visiting the Oklahoma Wildlife Department to purchase one and read more about fishing in Oklahoma. Pricing for a license is as follows: 

  • Annual Fishing License is $25 (valid Jan. 1 – Dec. 31)
  • Two-Day Fishing License is $15 (valid for two consecutive days of choice)
  • Youth Annual Fishing License is $5 (valid for 16 and 17-year-olds Jan. 1 – Dec. 31)

Reel In The Big One In Oklahoma

You’ll make some great memories of fishing in Oklahoma. Bring your fish and those memories back to your vacation rental through Broken Bow Cabin Lodging. Look at our offerings or contact us; we can walk you through booking your fishing cabin. We have places for any size family. For more information on making a reservation, please call us at 405-508-0534 or visit our website.