: Horseshoe Lake: Big River Marine Xpress, Excel and Alweld dealer (870-635-0202) said crappie fishing is fair to good on crankbaits trolled at 1.7 miles per hour and on a double-jig or double-minnow rig trolled at about 1 mile per hour. Catfishing is good on noodles and jugs.
Reported by: Arkansas F&G
Lures & Spinners
About: -Horseshoe Lake, six miles east of Hughes via Ark. 38, is famous for its open
water and massive stands of ancient cypress trees. A modern highway circles the
old river cutoff.
Fishing: Bass and panfish are the choice of most
anglers. Boat ramps and marina are available.