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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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Super Retriever Series Event this weekend

The Super Retriever Series (SRS) will be hosting the Arkansas Retriever Challenge this Friday June 2-Sunday June 4th.  The SRS event will be held at Camp Robinson SUA (Pepper’s Pond) in Mayflower.  Traveling I40 west bound...
by David Faulk
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Bassmaster Elite Series Event- Lake Dardanelle

The Bassmaster Elite Series is hosting a four day tournament this weekend on Lake Dardanelle in Russellville.  The tournament starts Friday June 2 and runs through Monday June 5. Takeoff will occur each day at 6:15 AM from t...
by David Faulk
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Wildlife Tip #1 Brush Piles

Summer is here, and it’s a great time to get out on your property or lease and make improvements. Many people will be entering the woods to clean up shooting lanes, build new stands/blinds, clear timber holes, and const...
by David Faulk
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Arkansas Free Fishing Weekend Approaching

Grab your rod, reel, and tackle box! From noon Friday June 9th through midnight Sunday June 11th. This weekend allows anyone to fish without purchase of a fishing license or a trout permit. This is a great weekend to grab frien...
by David Faulk
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Arkansas Sets 2017 Hunting Seasons

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission has released the 2017-2018 hunting and trapping seasons! We have updated the current season dates under our fish and game tab.  Make sure and save the page under your favorites to have qui...
by David Faulk
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Springtime in the South

This past weekend the weather finally warmed up and it was a beautiful day outside! While I do like the colder weather and getting out and hunting, I have been looking forward to a day when I could be outside all day long and e...
by Ben Adams
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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...
by Ben Adams
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