Fishing & boating fans will be glad to know that the park provides a paved boat ramp and a handicapped-accessible kayak & canoe launc.! The waters of Lake Leatherwood are home to blue gill, crappie, bream, large mouth bass and channel catfish. Remember, to maintain the lake’s calm serenity, there is a “no-wake” requirement.
The well-stocked Bait Shop has fishing poles, bait, tackle & a surprising assortment of sundries for sale.
- Nightcrawlers: $2.79 per dozen
- Crickets: $3.00 per tube
- Fishing poles rental: $5.00 per day
Licenses and Permits
Arkansas State Fishing License (required and available 5 miles west of the park)
- 3-day non-resident: $16.00
- Annual resident: $10.50
Kayaks, canoes, row boats & paddle boats are also available for rent. Check out the boating page.