Big Bear Lake Fishing near Parkin, Arkansas

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Details for Big Bear Lake

Species Caught Here:
Rainbow Trout
Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass

Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Lake
Lat/Long: 35.142868 -90.647888

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Description for Big Bear Lake, St. Francis County, Arkansas

Big Bear Lake is a lake located just 9.4 miles from Parkin, in St. Francis County, in the state of Arkansas, United States, near Kinton, AR. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including rainbow trout, pumpkinseed, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass and bream/bluegill here. Whether you’re baitcasting, spinning or fly fishing your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Big Bear Lake.

Join us as we discuss the Arkansas Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active.

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