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Lake Fork Motel

Choose your level of comfort at Minnow Bucket Marina.

Big Bass Lodge

We also offer two Big Bass Lodges for larger groups, or they can be divided for those who desire a kitchen on their long trips away from home. Big Bass Lodge #1 sleeps eight to ten people, while Lodge #2 sleeps ten to twelve. Each is comes equipped with telephone, alarm clocks, Direct TV Satellite Televison Programming, and complete kitchen and dining areas. Each kitchen includes a refrigerator, freezer, stove and oven, dishes and utensils. Current lodge rates are from $95.00 to $300.00 per night plus tax.

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Motel Rooms

The Minnow Bucket Marina offers contemporary accommodations, with state of the art amenities, overlooking Lake Fork. Each room comes complete with two double beds, alarm clock, small refrigerator, and the convenience of Direct TV Satellite Television Programming with over 100 channels. Current standard room rates starting at $85.00 per night plus tax.

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RV/Tenting Facilities

For those folks who prefer to bring their own lodging, we offer RV and Tent camping facilities, with or without electricity, and with or without sewer facility. All boat launches are included during your stay, and your stay also includes a temporary membership in our dinner club. Reservations are not required, but are a wise choice during the peak hunting and fishing seasons. Call (903) 878-2500 for more details.

Free Wi-Fi

We now have Free Wi-Fi (Wireless Internet) service available at the store. Ask A Member Of Management for More Details.

Minnow Bucket Marina

The Minnow Bucket store has everything you need to make your fishing trip memorable.

Minnow Bucket Marina has it all!

Convenience items

Snacks, drinks, cigs, etc.


Bait, tackle, rods, & reels


Batteries, gas, oil, accessories

Lake Fork Restaurant

Whether you're in a hurry to get on your day - or want to sit down and be waited on by our staff, Minnow Bucket is here to serve you.

  • Hunt Brothers Pizza
  • Ready-to-eat breakfast
  • Chips, candy, & snacks galore
  • Wide variety of drinks, coffee, & even cappuccino
  • Pizza made the way you like it
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Pizza made to order


no extra charge

Ready-to-eat Chicken

Lake Fork Fishing

Whether you want to use our guide service recommendations or fish on your own, Minnow Bucket is your starting place.

Minnow Bucket Boat Ramp


Boat ramp, fishing dock, cleaning station, gas dock

Fishing Stuff

Bait, tackle, fishing license

Guide Service

Plenty of guides to choose from

Certified Scales

Come here to weigh in your giant