Striped Bass Fishing is the Fasted Growing Segment of Sport Fishing in Arkansas.
Ouachita, in 1956, was the (1st) first lake in Arkansas to be stocked with
Ben Sanders' Arkansasstripers
was the first Website dedicated to striped bass fishing in Arkansas and Lake
The Arkansas Game and Fish commission operates a state-of-the-art Striped Bass hatchery system with the best biologist in the nation. The federal fisheries division maintains the only captive spawning population of Gulf Coast striped bass in the world at Mammoth Springs, Arkansas.
Armed with the proper lures, tackle, and know-how, trophy Striped Striped Bass can be a dream come true for Arkansas anglers. When using artificial lures, dedication and hundreds of casts may be required but one monster Arkansas Striped Bass is worth all the effort!
Striped Bass run in
schools most of the time and cover lots of water following schools of shad.
Striped Bass are often typecast as indiscriminate eaters.
may be one place in the morning 2 miles down the lake by afternoon, and somewhere else
entirely by tomorrow.
Bass lack in predictability, they more than make up in other ways.
NO freshwater fish attacks a surface lure as viciously as the Striped Bass.
When first hooked they will put on a water thrashing show you will never
forget and will fight you all the way to the boat.
The Spirit of Striped Bass has impressed me.
"There are many things in life that will catch your eye, but only a few will catch your heart.....pursue those."
Arkansas Record Striper