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Bull Shoals Lake

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

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    Lake Details


    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

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    Surface Area

    182.02 sq. km

    Avg. Depth

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    Species Present

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

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