2016 Arkansas Trout Fishing Guidebook 

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The guidebook is in Adobe PDF format. You may download the whole guidebook or download only the section you need by clicking the link under the "Publication Section" heading.

Publication SectionPage NumbersContentsSize
2016 Trout Fishing GuidebookAll
  • Complete Guidebook
AGFC Contact InformationPages 1-2
  • Hotline and Toll-Free Numbers
  • Stop Poaching Hotline
  • Family and Community Fishing Program Hotline
  • Boating Education
  • Buy a License
  • Replace a Lost License
  • AGFC Personnel
Table of ContentsPage 3
  • Table of Contents
New this Year in TroutPage 5
  • New this Year in Trout
  • Hatcheries, Facilities and Districts
  • Fisheries Hatchery Contacts
Licensing and PermitsPages 6-7
  • Buying a License or Trout Permit
  • Military Lifetime Licenses
  • Fishing Licenses
  • Trout Permits
Trout RegulationsPages 8-11
  • Trout Regulations
  • How to Measure a Fish
  • Boating Law
  • Mandatory Boating Education
  • Private Property 
  • Personal Flotation Devices (PFD)
Of InterestPages 12-18
  • Arkansas Trout
  • Scheduled Trout Stockings for 2016
  • Bait Fishing Techniques
  • How to Make a Hook Barbless
  • Public vs. Private Water
  • Didymo in Arkansas Tailwaters
  • Minimum Flow Underway 
Family and Community Fishing ProgramPage 25
  • Family & Community Fishing Program Stocking Locations
Trout Fishing AreasPages 26-40
  • Spavinaw Creek
  • Mirror Lake
  • Beaver Tailwater - White River
  • Spring River
  • Bull Shoals Lake Tailwater - White River, Big Spring
  • Norfork Lake Tailwater - North Fork of the White River, Dry Run Creek
  • Greers Ferry Lake Tailwater - Little Red River, Collins Creek
  • Little Missouri River, Above Lake Greeson (includes Albert Pike Recreational Area)
  • Lake Greeson (Narrows) Tailwater - Little Missouri River
  • Ouachita River Tailwaters - Lakes Ouachita, Hamilton and Catherine