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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 […]

Arkansas Deer Hunting

Arkansas Rut Times and Tips

As the rut approaches in Arkansas, I wanted to share some rut tactics from Field and Stream.  Below is the article titled; “Hunting the Rut, Four Killer Tactics” I have also attached a picture from the Arkansas Game and Fish Comission showing peak rut times across the state.   “1. GET IN BED WITH DOES With […]

Arkansas Deer Hunting

Muzzleloader Season Opens this Weekend

Muzzleloader season opens across most of the state tomorrow, October 21.  While some zones are open to muzzleloader season, some remain closed.  Please double check the zone you are hunting in and check the dates for your zone.  Season Dates are: Zones 1, 1A, 2, 3, 6, 6A, 7, 8, 8A, 10 and 11:  Oct. […]


 
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Wading to Safety by John Berry

John Berry of Berry Brother Guides in Cotter, Arkansas, has been fly fishing the streams of North Central Arkansas for almost three decades and is a major authority when it comes to popular trout hotspots including the White Ri...
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New World Record Brown Trout

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Arkansas Duck Season 2010 News

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Dream Hunts, what would you pick?

Like most hunters, since deer season is over, I've been thinking and looking forward to the start of the next season already. As I was looking forward to getting back in a ground blind, I started thinking about some "dream hunt...
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Tips for Arkansas Duck Hunting: Decoy Setup

Every duck hunter has their own ideas about duck hunting, and more specifically about decoy placement. I have my ways I like to set up my decoys and other duck hunters have their tried and true tactics as well. Instead of telli...
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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...
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Strategies for River Fishermen by Guide Shane Goodner

Having been a devout river angler for over 40 years, I have been shown — and found for myself — some basic fundamentals that every fishermen should plan a trip around. The first of which is always wade or pilot your boa...
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