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Fly fishing retreats aid breast cancer combatants

Subscriber onlyLearning to fly fish liberated Sherry Barnhart, an 18-year breast cancer combatant, but it also inspired her to liberate others. Continue reading...

Chain lightning

Pickerel stand in for stripers, walleyes on Ouachita outing

Subscriber onlyIf not for Rusty Pruitt's warning, Tuesday's fishing trip on the Ouachita River below Blakely Dam could have ended badly. Continue reading...

Outdoors calendar

Subscriber onlyNOTE For additions to this calendar, fax the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette at (501) 378-3869. Information on events also may be emailed to bhendricks@arkansasonline.com Continue reading...

Rose off to hot start in FLW

Subscriber onlyThis year's FLW Tour is reminiscent of the 1973 Triple Crown season, when Secretariat and Sham ran three of the most memorable races in thoroughbred history. Continue reading...

Fishing this week

Subscriber onlyHOT SPOTS Continue reading...

OUTDOOR CALENDAR

Subscriber onlyNOTE For additions to this calendar, fax the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette at (501) 378-3869. Information on events also may be emailed to bhendricks@arkansasonline.com Continue reading...

Bikers, hikers fond of soft-surface trail at Lake Fayetteville

Subscriber onlyA long journey starts with a first step. A first mountain bike ride begins with that first push of the pedals. Continue reading...

NWA fishing report

Subscriber onlyBeaver Lake: Crappie fishing is good on the south half of the lake. Some anglers report catching limits. Continue reading...

Rain improves outlook for walleye, white bass

Subscriber onlyA little rain can bring an attitude adjustment for anglers looking forward to catching walleye and white bass during their spawning runs. Continue reading...

Missouri event celebrates vultures

Subscriber onlyVultures are a well-known, but under-appreciated member of the bird world. These large, dark-colored birds, which many people refer to as "buzzards," perform valuable roles in nature. Continue reading...

Triple Trophy recognizes deer hunting skill

Subscriber onlyDeer season is winding down, but there's still a reward for those lucky and skilled enough to hit the trifecta of hunting. Applications for the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission's Triple Trophy Award may be submitted by April 10. Continue reading...

Briefly

Subscriber onlyLake cleanup set Continue reading...

Carpenter's greatest hits

Expert’s tips produce well at Lake Catherine headwaters

Subscriber onlyHOT SPRINGS -- During the winter, you can catch trout in streams and tailwaters without traveling to northern Arkansas. Continue reading...

Outdoors Calendar

Subscriber onlyFEBRUARY 21 Northwest Arkansas Striper Association meeting. Cabelas conference center, 2300 Promenade Blvd., Rogers. Visit arkstriper.com or call Tony Castro at (479) 295-0231. Continue reading...

AGFC gets earful on mud motors

Subscriber onlyTwo duck hunting groups addressed the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission on Wednesday to talk about overcrowding at WMAs and surface-drive outboard motors. Continue reading...

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