Vacation Fishing Trips in Arkansas

With The Natural State's four distinctive seasons and moderate weather, even during the winter months, Arkansas has some of the best year round fishing available, which makes the Natural State ideal for vacation fishing trips.

Fall Fishing in Arkansas

By Seasons

Early Fall Bass Fishing in scenic Arkansas Enjoy casual float fishing and gorgeous fall color.

Flathead fishing peaks in October and November when they go on feeding frenzies to fatten up for the winter. Striped bass fishing is great in September, when these fish chase the shade on the surface.

Early fall bass fishing cranks up as fish move from the cool deep water into shallow waters that lower in temperature with the onset of autumn. While it's the same move they make in the spring to spawn, in the fall bass are in search of food. November is a great time to float on the upper Ouachita River and cast for blue ribbon smallmouths.

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Trout Unlimited banquet and auction is Feb. 12

February 5, 2016 5:01 p.m.
The 30th annual Conservation Banquet and Auction for Arkansas Trout Unlimited Chapter 514 in Northwest Arkansas is set for Friday, Feb. 12 at the Fayetteville Town Center. The evening includes a live ...

Young Anglers Find Family Tradition on Dry Run Creek in North Central Arkansas

November 22, 2015 11:42 a.m.
Asher Samsel, 11, flips his lure into one of the cascading pools of Dry Run Creek. The autumn-tinted trees lining the bank behind him are so picturesque in the soft, overcast light that the scene almo...

Hot Springs Fishing Challenge Update

July 28, 2015 5:39 p.m.
Four days are left in this year’s $86,000 Hot Springs Fishing Challenge. This is the fourth year for the challenge and the folks at Visit Hot Springs, who are sponsoring the event, have sent a news re...
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