The river cuts through the southern Ouachita Mountains of the Ozarks, where wildlife and plant life are abundant. Fishing for walleye, white, spotted, largemouth and smallmouth bass, crappie, longear and other species of sunfish and channel, blue and flathead catfish are excellent. 

Marc W. McCord of Southwest Paddler.


A 3 day, out of state fishing license can be obtained at AGFC in advance (link below), or here in town at John Plyler's Home Center.