Des Arc Lake, Arkansas Fishing

Location and Information: Des Arc Lake is located in Prairie County, Arkansas. This body of water covers just under 300 acres of surface area and was built in 1966. There is a maximum depth of around 25 feet with an average depth around 8 feet. Special regulations on this lake include: Handicap fishing pier is available.

There are numerous different species of fish to find on this body of water. So, what type of fish are in this lake? You can find Carp, Sunfish, Channel Catfish, Flathead Catfish, Blue Catfish, Crappie and Largemouth Bass on these waters.

Top Species and Creel Limits for Arkansas

  • Largemouth Bass: 10 daily combined total with other bass
  • Smallmouth Bass: 10 daily combined total with other bass
  • Black Bass: 10 daily combined total with other bass
  • Bream: 50 a day combined
  • Catfish: 10 daily combined with other catfish./ No limit on bullhead
  • Pickerel: 6 a day
  • Sauger: 6 a day
  • Saugeye: 6 a day
  • Walleye: 6 a day
  • White Bass: 25 a day
  • Yellow Bass: No limit
  • Crappie: 30 a day combined black and white

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