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Justin Moore proves he is true to his roots through his music and with the kickoff of his third studio album, Off the Beaten Path. After a special performance at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville on Friday night and watching the Razorback football game on Saturday, Moore headed over to Gaston’s White River Resort …
On average, the warmest month of the year for Arkansas is July.  Luckily, the state is home to around 600,000 acres of lakes to help combat the heat. Some popular options include the five Diamond Lakes which are Lake Ouachita and Lake Hamilton at Hot Springs, Lake Catherine near Malvern, Lake Greeson between Glenwood and …
The Arkansas Big Bass Bonanza is Arkansas’ largest amateur big bass tournament on the Arkansas River. This year, the event is June 28- 30. The tournament, which offers a total of $100,000 in prize money, spans 300 miles of eligible fishing from Fort Smith to Dumas — the entire length of the Arkansas River within …
It seems there is a proclaimed day for just about everything. Since early summer has arrived, there’s no surprise that this week, June 1-9, is National Fishing and Boating Week. You can also celebrate National Marina Day on June 8. I’m all for highlighting the importance of boating and fishing in enhancing people’s quality of …
The Bassmaster Elite Series Ramada Quest began today, one day late, on Bull Shoals Lake. Strong storms hit the Lakeview/Bull Shoals area Wednesday night and early Thursday morning causing B.A.S.S. officials to postpone the start of the tournament. Gusts of wind close to 30 mph, lightning, rough boating conditions and heavy rains impacted the decision. …
Who’s going to join me at Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area in Rogers from noon to 4 p.m. this Sunday, April 7 for a Fly Fishing 101 workshop? I just signed up. I was fly fishing at Gaston’s White River Resort in Lakeview a couple weeks ago and was so rusty casting my fly rod and …
Jim Gaston has long been known for operating Gaston’s White River Resort in Lakeview – for the past 45 years, in fact. He is also known for his dedication and service in the Arkansas tourism industry having served on the Arkansas State Parks, Recreation, and Travel Commission since 1973 and as a commissioner emeritus since …
Fishhound.com has ranked the top crappie lakes in the United States.  The Natural State has six impoundments on the list. Lake Dardanelle was top-ranked for Arkansas and ninth in the country.  Nimrod came in as number 12 nationally, followed by Lake Conway, Lake Greeson and Greenwood Lake at 39, 40 and 41, respectively. Hot Springs’ …