The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission waived fishing license fees March 21-29, allowing anglers to fish anywhere in Arkansas without having to buy a fishing license.
The free fishing period will begin 12:01 a.m. March 21 and end March 29 at 11:59 p.m matching Arkansas’ extended spring break. Anglers must still abide by daily limits, possession limits and tackle restrictions. The free fishing provision does not restore fishing privileges to anglers whose fishing privileges have been revoked. Read more