Pine Bluff Regional Park
Even for experienced amateur bass anglers, putting down part of their hard-earned paychecks for a chance to win 50 times that amount still comes down to luck. Big fish tournaments are a staple in many states, where organizers rake in entry fees and pay out big chunks to the fortunate few -- the ones who bring in the biggest fish.
In photo #1, an angler climbs the hill at Pine Bluff Regional Park to weigh in his fish in the Arkansas Big Bass Bonanza. Click the 'next arrow' to see the other photos.