Fishing

Bull Shoals-White River State Park
Bull Shoals-White River State Park

Find your fishing spot

Get your hook wet and get so much more from these Arkansas fishing resorts and fishing lakes in Arkansas State Parks. The state parks offer access to 12 rivers and 29 sparkling lakes in Arkansas. It's no secret these are the best fishing spots in the state. Choose from lakes renowned as largemouth bass havens, like Millwood State Park or quiet float streams at Withrow Springs State Park, perfect for smallmouth bass enthusiasts. Enjoy some of the state's best crappie, catfish and bream fishing or experience fly fishing on Arkansas rivers like at Bull Shoals-White River State Park.

Whether you're casting for bass or trolling for stripers, you'll find plenty of angling adventures at the parks. Full-service marinas and boat docks offer boat rentals, fishing supplies, fuel and more for your excursions. Arkansas river camping offers water and electric hookups. Overnight accommodations include fully-equipped park lake cabins, Arkansas fishing resorts and lodges with lake or mountain views.

From catching your limit of crappie in a secluded lake cove to fly fishing Arkansas rivers and the clear waters of mountains streams, experience fishing in Arkansas and you'll understand the reason The Natural State holds such an acclaimed nationwide reputation as a world-class sportsman's fishing paradise. The waters accessible from Arkansas's state parks produce rewarding experiences and create memories with family and friends that will last a lifetime.