Fishing At Norfork Lake
AKA: Norfork Reservoir
Fishing for largemouth bass, spotted bass, channel catfish, blue catfish, flathead catfish, black crappie, white crappie, walleye, bluegill, redear sunfish, white bass, striped bass and hybrid striped bass at Norfork Lake in Arkansas.
Heavy forest and cliff rock walls surround Norfork Lake, a 22,000-acre lake located in the extreme north part of the state, just east of Mountain Home. With an abundance of coves, points and fingers, this lake has over 500 miles of shoreline, giving a wide variety of fish species a great residence. Bass, crappie, walleye, bream and catfish draw a lot of attention from local anglers. Big striped bass also swim in these waters, along with hybrid wipers and sunfish. Cranfield Recreation Area has a handicapped-accessible fishing pier. Marinas, rental boats, restaurants, convenience stores, bait, campgrounds, RV hookups and boat launch ramps are all conveniently located around the lake. Due to the excellent bass fishing, numerous fishing tournaments are held here throughout the year.
Primary fish species residing in Norfork Lake
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Norfork Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
Today's Weather & Forecast
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Jordan Recreation Area Campground - 870 499-7223
Dam-Quarry Campground - 870 499-7216
Point of View RV Park - 512 814-9411
Robinson Point Campground - 870 492-6853
Hideaway RV Park - 870 421-5553
Gamaliel Campground - 870 467-5860
Cranfield Campground - 870 492-4191
Norfork Lake AR Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Panther Bay Marina
151 Panther Bay Loop Mountain Home, AR 72653
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Norfork Lake in AR
General Fishing Info
Fishing for bass, crappie, walleye, bream and catfish in northern AR.