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Lake Ouachita

Hot Springs, AR
+1 501-767-9575
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Perfect. Hard to find a better place to camp

We have a 40 ft RV and had no problems parking. The park is beautiful and extremely well... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Denver, CO
Very scenice location -

we went there to the swimming area (marina) to wade in the water. the water was clean and I could... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ravichandran K
Dallas, Texas
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The largest lake in Arkansas covers 48,300 acres.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“clear water” (17 reviews)
“great fishing” (12 reviews)
“state park” (25 reviews)
Hot Springs, AR
+1 501-767-9575
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We have a 40 ft RV and had no problems parking. The park is beautiful and extremely well maintained. We enjoyed walking through the tent area down to the lake. Each spot has two (2) sections. One for your RV and one for a picnic...More

Thank Tipacanoe
Reviewed 5 days ago

we went there to the swimming area (marina) to wade in the water. the water was clean and I could see my feet while wading at waist deep height. the scenery around the water was spectacular. there are camping, rv, grilling, swimming, and related activities.

Thank Ravichandran K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We rented a houseboat for a week in September and it was one of the best trips. The lake is beautiful, many small island and coves to dock the boat. The water is clear and many great hiking trails on the islands. Great place to...More

1  Thank aarons01
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had fun with jet skis and tubes. Water is beautiful. People are friendly. The water was absolutely refreshing after sitting in the sun.

Thank Cheyenne J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rented a Jet Ski from Dreamhouse for a couple of hours. The lake and scenery is stunning. The staff at the lake were very helpful.

1  Thank AntonEager
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great lake with lots of opportunity for water activities from fishing to skiing to wakeboarding . This is a family friendly lake with restaurants on the water that you can go to by boat . This is one of three lakes that...More

2  Thank Razorback_Ed
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Our extended family of 9 rented a boat for the day. We had so much fun. This lake is so clean, you can see down int he water several feet. We anchored at one point and went swimming - the water was so refreshing and...More

2  Thank Stephanie A
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed at cabin #6 in State Park it was great. Marina was close by and folks were all very nice. Huge lake, dozens of islands and coves, little lake traffic. Relaxing and lots of solitude and nature.

1  Thank Martine P
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Had an all day boat trip with friends on the lake. We had lots of fun. Water was clear and temp was perfect. We had some of our group bring their scuba gear and they went for a dive off one of the many islands....More

1  Thank wrath557
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Enjoyed a motorcycle ride around the lake with shade and places to stop and enjoy the natural aurora dings.

Thank 1clh
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Melton C
26 April 2017|
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Response from ChicSouthernBlonde | Reviewed this property |
Campgrounds can be found all over Lake Ouachita. Most of the marinas have camping areas in addition to cabins. The State Park area has nice camping. The best campsites though will be found on islands or within the miles and... More
12 March 2017|
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Response from annawA3283QY | Reviewed this property |
There are multiple areas of lake Ouachita to enjoy. We usually go to Mountain Harbor resort area or Brady Mountain. Crystal Springs has a great beach area and there is plenty of car parking at all areas of this lake. Have a... More
18 November 2016|
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Response from Lisa M | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, I don't know. We live close and just pull ours to the lake. I would just check with the marina for whichever recreational area you are planning to stay at. Enjoy. Lake Ouachita is beautiful :)