July 2016 Board Meeting

The July board meeting will be held on Wednesday the 13th at 10:00 a.m. in the Vinita Headquarters Board Room.

GRDA Police encouraging safe outings on the lakes and river during July 4 holiday

Reminder: special boating rules in Duck Creek, Woodard Hollow The Duck Creek rules are as follows: • All watercraft wider than 8.5 feet shall operate at “idle” and avoid producing a wake at all times in Duck Creek. (If the vessel is wider than 8.5 ft. Duck Creek is no wake for the vessel at all times regardless of length). • All watercraft longer than 30 feet shall operate at “idle” and avoid producing a wake at all times in Duck Creek. (If the vessel is … More

GRDA lakes still among the best for bass

Power for Progress ... A weekly column from the Grand River Dam Authority 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 the anglers who frequent these waters. Grand Lake, now a two-time host of the Bassmaster Classic (2013 and 2016) made the list at … More

GRDA Police announce closures to Wolf Creek during Thunder event

The Grand River Dam Authority Police Department is announcing that portions of the Wolf Creek arm of Grand Lake, as well as the Wolf Creek boat ramp will be closed during the Fourth Annual Thunder on Wolf Creek event to be held June 24-26. However, during this time, the department added that home owners will be allowed access to their private docks. All vessel operators should watch for special event navigational buoys and officers that will be present in the area.  The annual boat racing event, conducted by the Oklahoma Boat Racing Association will offer variety of … More