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Went here as we were camping nearby. Beautiful and warm water. Swam with the family and had a good... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
Garrett, Pennsylvania
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Nice break from the heat

We enjoyed a refreshing swim at Lake Greeson after a hot visit to the Crater of Diamonds. We went... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
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Murfreesboro, AR
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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Went here as we were camping nearby. Beautiful and warm water. Swam with the family and had a good time.

Thank Cremebrulee365
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a refreshing swim at Lake Greeson after a hot visit to the Crater of Diamonds. We went to the swimming area at Narrows Dam Recreation Area, it was okay. I'm sure there are nicer swimming areas but this was close to our cabin....More

1  Thank TxCruzFamily
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Lake was stunning, the fishing however was worse than I've ever experienced. VERY few spots you can bank fish saw nothing but perch and gar. Decided to try the little Missouri River after purchasing two trout stamps only to find the same two species. Will...More

Thank bruteforcebob750
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Checked out this lake, camp sites are big and roomy, not squeezed close to your neighbor. Nice picnic area by the lake.

Thank Kathy W
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Lake Greeson is a well cared for place by the Army Corp of Civil Engineers. The lake has nice camping spots for relatively low prices. The fishing was awesome too.

Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Definitely worth seeing! Good parking, clean bathrooms, and good swimming areas. The campsites looked convenient, however, we did not camp there.

Thank Greta C
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This lake is huge and goes every where. Tried to go fishing but I was not able to go this time. Should come back.

Thank Douglas R
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We stayed at a cabin on the lake, but we did not fish. There were lots of fishermen at the Swaha Marina, and they were celebrating their 40th year of meeting/fishing this lake. So that means they must catch fish. It seems to be connected...More

Thank Billie S
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

I was here several times as a child. That was many years ago. The water was clear and as smooth as glass most of the time. Sheltered in the surrounding hills and as beautiful a place as I've seen. I water skied then as a...More

Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Beautiful area and seemed to have a lot of family activities. I wish we would have planned to spend more time there.

Thank Pamela B
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17 April 2017|
Response from sharonpartain |
Yes there are many campgrounds around the lake
2 July 2016|
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Response from delia1953 | Reviewed this property |
On a 6 foot leash is what rules say. Depends on the park ranger & neighbors. I personally prefer the primitive areas with my big dogs
Glenn S
11 July 2015|
Response from sharonpartain |
Yes there are rentals available at the dam and also at self creek.