I live in mtburg ark and fish 3 lakes for catfish. After retiring from the navy I had to relearn how to fish in these areas and 1 lake is at a nature center that is stocked with catfish and trout. I asked the staff how to fish this lake and the lady I talked to told me everything I needed to know, from where to fish and what bait to use. She was right my granddaughter and I catch lots of fish between 1 to 10 pounds. Also I met the game wardens in my area and if given the chance they are also such nice and informative people. I was advised about the second lake to fish and caught numerous large catfish. I'm always looking to learn the best ways to catch catfish and if anyone is close to this area I would like to share what little I know.