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Arkansas Fishing

Free Fishing Weekend

Arkansas will be hosting a free fishing weekend June 8-10. Free fishing begins Friday June 8 at noon, and goes through midnight Sunday night. No angler will need a fishing license or trout permit to fish anywhere in Arkansas. This is a great opportunity to get out and introduce someone to the great sport of […]

Arkansas Duck Hunting

Arkansas Retriever Challenge

Pepper’s Pond located in Mayflower (Highway 89 S, Mayflower, Arkansas 72032) will host the fifth Arkansas Retriever Challenge of the Super Retriever Series this Friday June 1 through Sunday June 3. Pepper’s Pond is a free public retriever training area built by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission and the Pin Oak Hunting Retriever Club. […]

Arkansas Duck Hunting

Light Goose Conservation Order- no limits, no plugs!

The  light goose conservation order is in full swing. This special season is an effort to try and reduced the snow/blue/Ross goose population. For quite some time now the light goose population has been exploding. They are wrecking havoc on the breeding grounds, and the issue needs to be addressed. Luckily the USFWS grants us […]

Arkansas Duck Hunting

Arkansas ’17-’18 Duck Season First Half

The first half of duck season here in the Natural State has been full of mixed reviews.  Public land opportunities have been very limited with the drought conditions we have experienced across the state.  The majority of duck hunting success has been on private lands.  We have recently experienced heavy rainfall across the state which […]

Arkansas Deer Hunting

Modern Gun Season Opens- 2017

As the day length gets shorter we’re seeing an increase in rutting activity across the state. In addition a recent cold front has put the bucks on the move. Users have reported an increase in deer activity, especially bucks. From an Increase in daytime activity, to chasing and fresh scrapes, the rut is clearly upon […]

Recent Articles


AGFC Approves New Waterfowl Regulations

After much complaint from waterfowl hunters in Arkansas, the AGFC has decided to address the issue of overcrowding of waterfowl hunters on the state’s Waterfowl Management Areas.  According to surveys of Arkansas residen...
by David Faulk


Killer Kallz – Best Duck Call in a Long Time

Everyone has their favorite duck call and the call they think is the best sounding call out there. My favorite call WAS an RNT original, that is, until I met Jay with Killer Kallz last Saturday in Stuttgart. Killer Kallz is a n...
by Matt Livingston



AGFC sets 2009-10 Arkansas Hunting Season Dates

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission set the hunting season dates for this years fall seasons.  A few notable items: antler restrictions in zones 16, 16A and 17 moved from 3-point rule to a 4-point rule zone 6 was split into ...
by Matt Livingston


2010 Arkansas Rut Report Map

Are the whitetails in your are rutting? Have you witnessed behavior indicative of the rut such as fresh scrapes, chasing activity or fighting? Or maybe, you haven’t seen anything at all, and you’re just wondering w...
by Ben Adams



Excel Boat Company Reopening

The tornadoes that ripped through much of Arkansas last year affected many people and businesses around the state. Team Excel in Clinton, Ark. — manufacturer of the famous Excel hunting and fishing boats — was one o...
by Matt Livingston



2017 Arkansas Deer Season Bow Opener

The day we’ve all been waiting for is finally upon us, 2017 bow season opens today across the state! Thousands of hunters will be making their way into the woods with bow in hand, hoping to connect with the buck they̵...
by David Faulk


Boneless Duck Breast with Rice and Cumberland Sauce

We try to throw out seasonal recipes around here. That is, if it’s deer season, we’ll give you a great deer jerky recipe. Turkey season, we’ll throw out our favorite way to deep fry turkey. Well, it’s du...
by Ben Adams