fishing

June is a great time to grab your pole and get to the lake, river or pond for some outstanding fishing in eastern Arkansas. Events this month are catering to the younger anglers, giving them an opportunity to show off their fishing skills! The Marianna/Lee County Chamber of Commerce, the St. Francis National Forest and …
The below fishing news was sent by Keith Stephens of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. According to the commission, it is walleye time in several Arkansas lakes and rivers. The full news release by Stephens is below. ‘When the second half of February arrives, it’s walleye time in Arkansas. The tasty but challenging fish …
Just a quick reminder that Fall Foliage Weekend is this weekend at Lake Ouachita State Park in Mountain Pine! We’ve written about the event here and wanted to give you a heads up on two other workshops taking place at the park in November. The first is a Dutch Oven Workshop on November 9 from …
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 …