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Welcome to FishingNotes.com Lake Dardanelle fishing report page. Here you will find all the information you need to make the best decisions for today's fishing. Current weather including air temperature, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction are continuously updated throughout the day. Lake Dardanelle water temperature is one of the vital statistics included on this page. We also include the moon phase as full and new moons are generally better fishing times. Help in choosing what time to hit the water with daily sunrise and sunset times plus moon rise and moon set times. We would love to hear how your fishing trip went, feel free to share your days success on the community report page. Good luck and we hope you catch a full bag today!
State:
Arkansas
Latitude:
35.35007
Maximum Depth (ft):
County:
Johnson
Longitude:
-93.34388
Normal Elevation (ft):
0
Inpoundment Type:
Lake
Water Clarity:
1-3 ft
Boat Access:
Paved Ramps
Surface Area (acres):
40000
Water Temp Factors:
Boat Limits:
No Restrictions
Lake Management:
State Park
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Guest
2014-03-15
Species: Crappie
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
Fishing in the little spadra area have been good for crappie from 10 - 4ft.deep on minnows.jigs in deeper water has slowed now,time to switch to live bait and fill those live wells up!
sirjim
2009-06-20
Species: Largemouth Bass
Fishing Rating: 4
Water Temperature: 68
"Largemouth Bass are very active on spinnerbaits. Very nice 6 pounder caught yesterday, 04/30 near Arkansas Tech on west side of lake. Also good at entrance of Dardanelle Marina."
Lake Dardanelle General Tips: [ Add Tip ]
General Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Lake Dardanelle Largemouth Bass Rating:
3.2
Lake Dardanelle Largemouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Fish the jetties with current around Blackpoint!
Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With Lake Dardanelle at 53 degree water temperature this is a great time to get out on the water and try hitting some deeper primary and secondary points. Largemouth bass will be feeding at this water temperature but will be much harder to catch. On Sunny warm afternoons its a great time to throw a crank bait, jigs or slow roll a spinnerbait at 5-10 foot on sunny points and drops off of sunny flats. Largemouth Bass will move into warm water on warm sunny days.
Lake Dardanelle Smallmouth Bass Rating:
2.6
Lake Dardanelle Smallmouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With Lake Dardanelle at 53 degree water temperature this is a great time to get out on the water and try hitting some deeper primary and secondary points. Smallmouth bass will be feeding at this water temperature but will be much harder to catch. On Sunny warm afternoons its a great time to throw a crank bait, jigs or slow roll a spinnerbait at 5-10 foot on sunny points and drops off of sunny flats. Smallmouth Bass will move into warm water on warm sunny days.
Lake Dardanelle Crappie Rating:
2.9
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Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The crappie fishing should be getting good to great now. Crappie function excellent in 53 degree water. Crappie will be nicely bunched up still and moving more aggresively than when the water temperature is in the 35 to 50 degree range. With baitfish getting more active, the crappie fishing will be good. Good luck today!
Lake Dardanelle Walleye Rating:
2.8
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Walleye Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Lake Dardanelle Catfish Rating:
3.6
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Catfish Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The catfish family comprises of blue catfish, flathead catfish and channel catfish. Since catfish are warm water fish, they arenít going to be very active in this water temperature. They will still be feeding, but catfish will only be found very deep and feeding very slowly. Your best bet is give some of the more active fish species in your lake a shot until the cats are active again.
Lake Dardanelle Spotted Bass Rating:
2.8
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Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With Lake Dardanelle at 53 degree water temperature this is a great time to get out on the water and try hitting some deeper primary and secondary points. Spotted bass will be feeding at this water temperature but will be much harder to catch. On Sunny warm afternoons its a great time to throw a crank bait, jigs or slow roll a spinnerbait at 5-10 foot on sunny points and drops off of sunny flats. Spottted Bass will move into warm water on warm sunny days.
Lake Dardanelle White Bass Rating:
2.6
Lake Dardanelle White Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Blue crank bait usually works well in shad schools for white bass.
White Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Lake Dardanelle Striped Bass Rating:
2.4
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Striped Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Lake Dardanelle Trout Rating:
2.2
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Trout Tips for Current Conditions (automated):

Current Lunar Fishing Tip:

Sunrise:

07:20 CST

Sunset:

17:00 CST

Moon Phase:


% Illuminated
Days to Full