Hunting in the state of Arkansas is as diverse as is the landscape. In the Southeast portion is the Grand Prairie and the farming area. Crops grown in this part are rice, soybeans, wheat, corn, grain sorghum and cotton. Included are other crops of lesser importance. This Grand Prairie area is mostly flat and includes Stuttgart, AR and the Mississippi flyway for ducks. The Northwest portion of the state is made up of hills, mountains, and timber. This area includes portions of the Boston Mountains and the Ozark Mountains.
An Arkansas hunting lease can offer some of the best duck hunting in the world. Stuttgart, Arkansas, claims to be The Duck Hunting Capital of the World. In the past several years, more rice fields in this area have be flooded and leased for hunting. There are several large duck hunting clubs, with thousands of acres leased, all up and down the rice producing area. Macks Prairie Wings is located in Stuttgart and is the largest supplier of Remington shotgun shells in the world. It is also one of the premier suppliers of hunting equipment.
Deer hunting is statewide, and each year there are several trophies taken. There are thousands of acres in Arkansas that are owned by various timber and paper companies. Most of these areas are leased for hunting and have been for years.
There are also several large Wildlife Management Areas in Arkansas that offer all manner of hunting to the public. There are increasing numbers of turkey in the state, and we are seeing developing interest in that game. For the past several years, Geese have been flocking into the rice producing areas by the thousands. There is some small amount of goose hunting. Squirrel hunting is done in most scopes of woods throughout the state. Hunters also do rabbit and raccoon hunting, mostly with dogs.
Arkansas offers diverse landscape and hunting. It's a great state for the perfect hunting lease.
Arkansas 2014 Fall Archery Deer Season - September 27-February 28
Arkansas 2014 Fall Deer Muzzleloader Season - October 18-26, December 13-15, December 29-31 varies with zones
Arkansas 2014 Fall Gun Deer Season - November 8-December 28 varies with zones
*Always check state regulations and confirm dates before planning your hunting trip
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