Craighead Forest Lake near Jonesboro, Arkansas
Lots of small bass and a few big ones caught mostly in Feb. and March. Bomber square A or other shallow running cranks over timber which is lashed down with nylon rope. Get crank caught on rope and its gone. Early spring you may catch a rainbow.
Craighead Forest Lake Fishing near Jonesboro, Arkansas
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Details for Craighead Forest Lake
Species Caught Here: None
Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 35.780075 -90.708443
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Description for Craighead Forest Lake, Craighead County, Arkansas
Craighead Forest Lake is a reservoir located just 4.3 miles from Jonesboro, in Craighead County, in the state of Arkansas, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including carp, black bass, flathead catfish, bullhead, rainbow trout and crappie here. Whether you’re spinning, fly fishing or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Craighead Forest Lake.
For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit Arkansas Fish & Wildlife
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.