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Bull Shoals Lake

AR (Baxter, Boone, Marion)MO (Ozark, Taney)

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Species

Fall Styles

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  • A-Rigging
  • Buzz Baiting
  • Carolina Rigging
  • Cast/Retrieve Deep
  • Cast/Retrieve Mid Depth
  • Cast/Retrieve Shallow
  • Chatterbaiting
  • Crankbaiting
  • Dropshot
  • Finesse Fishing
  • Froggin
  • Jerk Baiting
  • Livebait Rigging
  • Ned Rigging
  • Neko Rigging
  • Power Fishing
  • Power Jigging
  • Shaky Head Fishing
  • Spinnerbaits
  • Spybaiting
  • Texas Rigging
  • Top Water
  • Trolling Deep
  • Trolling Mid Depth
  • Trolling Shallow
  • Vertical Jigging Deep
  • Vertical Jigging Mid Depth
  • Vertical Jigging Shallow
  • Wacky Rigging

Lake Details

Summary

What you need to know about fishing Bull Shoals Lake

Bull Shoals is a reservoir in the Ozark Mountains that extends into both Arkansas and Missouri. It was created in 1951 by impounding the White River before if flows into the Mississippi River. Covering roughly 45,000 acres along 80 miles of terrain, fishing options are in abundance throughout the lake. Main lake areas in 10 to 25 feet of water are great options for catching bass in the summer and winter months. Light line is generally used with the clear water Bull Shoals is known for. Beaver Creek is also home to classic Bass waters and is popular among anglers. Crappie, Walleye, and White Bass are also targeted and are often caught near the Powersite Dam in the area referred to as the “Pothole”. Max Depth: 210 ft, Average Depth: 75 ft

Waterbody Type

Lake/Pond

Coordinates

-92.7421W
36.5094N

Surface Area

182.02 sq. km

Avg. Depth

0 ft.

Species Present

Walleye, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Crappie, Panfish / Bluegill, Trout, White Bass

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    A-RiggingBuzz BaitingCarolina RiggingCast/Retrieve DeepCast/Retrieve Mid DepthCast/Retrieve ShallowChatterbaitingCrankbaitingDropshotFinesse FishingFrogginJerk BaitingLivebait RiggingNed RiggingNeko RiggingPower FishingPower JiggingShaky Head FishingSpinnerbaitsSpybaitingTexas RiggingTop WaterTrolling DeepTrolling Mid DepthTrolling ShallowVertical Jigging DeepVertical Jigging Mid DepthVertical Jigging ShallowWacky Rigging

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