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Bull Shoals Lake

Box 348, Mountain Home, AR 72619
501-445-4424
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Type: Bodies of Water
Description: Largest of the big lakes of the White River, popular for many recreational activities.
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Florissant, Missouri
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We've been going for over 20 years now, beautiful lake ! Very clear, great fishing and boating. No boat traffic even on holidays, all the parks are well maintained for easy hook up of travel trailers or just use a tent.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Wanted to do a last minute getaway for July 4th.Heard about this beautiful lake.It was a 4 hour ride from Saint Louis. I was lucky to rent a boat for only $25 for 5 hours.It is a beautiful lake.Enjoyed the 4 hrs of the boat ride.Would certainly recommend this attraction for a peaceful get away.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This was our second visit to Bull Shoals State Park. The campsites are very nice with 50amp and sewer and most are pretty level. The visitor's center is a wonderful first stop with an abundance of information about the area and offering special programs. We took the lake cruise and really enjoyed the 2+ hr trip which included viewing the... More

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Bentonville, Arkansas
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46 reviews 46 reviews
11 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I went over here to go camping for a couple days while visiting some family in the near area. I found the campgrounds clean, well stocked and generally speaking a good time.

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Harvester, Missouri
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Great fishing for trout and walleyes in a scenic setting. Night fishing for walleyes is fine and the trout fishing in the tail waters is beyond wonderful. Air port for fly in near Gaston's Resort. Guided trout fishing or you can wade some areas of the White Tail waters.

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Mountain Home, Arkansas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Bull Shoals Lake is a crystal clear, beautiful lake located in the hills of the Ozarks. It is a Corp of Engineers Lake so there is very little building right on the lake which gives it a very clean, undeveloped appearance from the water. The fishing can be great at times but is very different because of the very clear... More

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Mountain Home, Arkansas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Great place to run your boat - fish - and just have fun. Great swimming, and other water sports. You name it, and you can either do - or try doing...

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Norfork, Arkansas
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39 reviews 39 reviews
7 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

We spend a lot of time on Bull Shoals Lake. We are usually on a houseboat or pontoon. The water is so peaceful and clear. No pollution here! We like to go during the week when there are less people. We even like the weather out there in early Oct. or early May. This is a great place for skiing,... More

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Jonesboro, Arkansas
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111 reviews 111 reviews
13 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

This lake is gorgeous and so peaceful. Arkansas has several BEAUTIFUL lakes this being one of them. This is a family friendly area and highly recommended.

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Altoona, Iowa, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Our family took a family vacation to Mountain Home, Arkansas and stayed at Blackburns Resort it was a wonderful resort very clean and had everything we needed just like home. The owners are very friendly and in fact we even had a fish fry there one night with all the other guests and great country music. Went out on Lake... More

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