Find out what fish are swimming in Lake Fort Smith! All ages can enjoy the free fishing weekend in Arkansas and Lake Fort Smith State Park without fishing licenses. Regulations for Arkansas waters apply: daily limits, slot limits, and length limits must be observed.
Ages 15 and under can participate in the Fishing Derby, sponsored by Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, and are eligible to try for prizes. Bring your own bait, tackle, equipment, and face mask. The Park Marina offers live bait and lures for sale if needed. Boat rentals are available on a first-come-first-serve basis. Registration is required from 8:30-9:30 a.m. Meet at the park marina.
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