• PHOTOS/VIDEO: Cascades squirreled away

    April 2, 2020 Comments Off on PHOTOS/VIDEO: Cascades squirreled away Featured, Hiking, Latest

    FLIP PUTTHOFF NWA Democrat-Gazette The real players in this Ozarks show are backstage behind a curtain of water that plunges over the lip of a sheer cliff. Hideout Hollow, with its dazzling waterfall near the Buffalo National River, is aptly named. This isolated

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  • VIDEO, PHOTOS: Cascade pours where Buffalo flows

    February 13, 2020 Comments Off on VIDEO, PHOTOS: Cascade pours where Buffalo flows Featured, Hiking

    Wonderous waterfalls by Flip Putthoff Speedy Razorbacks base runners can turn a double into a triple. Nature does it, too, when a steady rain soaks the hill country along the Buffalo National River. At Twin Falls, one or two ribbons of water during dry times become

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  • Raccoon hunter shows rookies the ropes

    January 16, 2020 Comments Off on Raccoon hunter shows rookies the ropes Featured, Hunting, Latest

    Quest for fur an all-night adventure by Flip Putthoff Here it is the furbearer season, and I’m sorry to say the last time I went raccoon hunting was in the winter of ‘78. That’s when my roommate, Hog Ears, and I went ‘coon hunting with Ernest, a stranger who

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  • Whitewater paddlers geared up for cold-water thrills

    January 16, 2020 Comments Off on Whitewater paddlers geared up for cold-water thrills Featured, On The Water

    Winter, whitewater, wonderful The landscape on the first day of winter at the Siloam Springs Kayak Park appeared brown and gray, but the roaring water was snowy white. Splashing through 48 degree water isn’t the first thing most people think of on Dec. 21. Yet Mark

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Hunters aid turkey management

April 2, 2020 Comments Off on Hunters aid turkey management Hunting, Latest

by Arkansas Game and Fish Hunters can help the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission track hunting effort and success throughout turkey season this spring by signing up to be a part of the annual Spring Gobbler Hunting Survey. It’s free to participate, and responses will help shape wild

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April 2, 2020

NWA fishing report

Spring fishing is here Beaver Lake Crappie fishing is hit or miss. Aaron Jolliff at

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April 2, 2020

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Cascades squirreled away

FLIP PUTTHOFF NWA Democrat-Gazette The real players in this Ozarks show are

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April 2, 2020

NWA outdoor briefs

Fishing is on, but bike fest reset Lakes open for fishing All Arkansas Game and Fish

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April 2, 2020

National forests close recreation areas, campgrounds

by National Forest Service Officials of Ouachita and Ozark-St. Francis National

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April 2, 2020

Tournament season not lost cause

FLIP PUTTHOFF NWA Democrat-Gazette There’s hope among competitive anglers that

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April 2, 2020

Missouri waives fishing permits

Missouri Dept. of Conservation   The Missouri Department of Conservation is

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February 13, 2020

Missouri creates blue-ribbon ‘trout slam’

by Missouri Dept. of Conservation The Missouri Department of Conservation and Trout

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February 13, 2020

Game, Fish offers conservation internships

by Arkansas Game and Fish The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is accepting

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  • NWA fishing report

    April 2, 2020 Comments Off on NWA fishing report Fishing Report, Latest

    Spring fishing is here Beaver Lake Crappie fishing is hit or miss. Aaron Jolliff at Hook, Line and Sinker in Rogers said anglers report good fishing one day, poor the next. Try minnows or jigs 5 to 20 feet deep around brush. Crappie may be suspended over deeper water. White bass reports are spotty. The …

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