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.

Hunter Education Course

Hunter Education Course

Saturday, July 27, 2013
City:  Fort Smith
Region:  River Valley 

This course teaches the fundamentals of safe and responsible hunting. The course is free and open to all ages. Anyone born on or after Jan. 1, 1969, must complete a hunter education course and carry a valid hunter education card to hunt in Arkansas. 7 a.m.–6 p.m.

Admission:  Free
8300 Wells Lake Rd.
Fort Smith, AR 72916

Chad Lowe: Phone:  479-452-3993 Email: Website: 
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