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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 […]


 
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2009-2010 Arkansas Duck Hunting Season Dates

Well it is that time of year again, the 3rd Thursday of August before the Arkansas duck season, which means the duck season dates for Arkansas have been set. As always the message boards for duck hunting across the nation are l...
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12 Arkansas Deer Rut Mistakes

Looking for 2009 Arkansas rut information? Check out the Arkansas Rut Report Map for your region of the state. The Arkansas deer rut has become synonymous with great Arkansas hunting, and it craves special attention in deer sea...
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Tips for Correcting Spinning Reel Backlashes

The use of open-faced spinning reels is widespread today amongst anglers, both professional and amateur alike. These reels are some of the most versatile of all fishing equipment on the market, and they allows anglers to cast l...
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Columbia Omni Heat Wader Widgeon Jacket Review

When the temps drop during the winter hunting months in Arkansas, a cup of hot coffee, a warm stove and a comfortable recliner all sound pretty tempting. But, as we all know, big bucks and flying ducks aren’t taken while sitt...
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Arkansas Alligator Hunting

This big guy was just sent over to me and I thought all of you would like to take a look at one of the finest Arkansas alligator specimens you’ll ever lay eyes on. At 13 feet, 1 ¼ inches and 680 lbs., this behemoth was c...
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Arkansas Fishing Report: 9/12/08

With Hurricane Ike ready to unload some stormy weather on top of the state, it might be a good time to take our minds of hunting for a few days and hit the water; the fish might start tearing up nearby lakes, rivers and ponds. ...
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Arkansas Bassmaster Junior State Championship Tournament

On Sunday, April 18th, the best Junior Anglers in Arkansas will compete to earn the crown of state champion in the 11 to 14 age group and the 15 to 18 age group. Beaver Lake will host this year’s Arkansas Bassmaster Junior St...
by Matt Livingston
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