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“Best Water Ski Lake in America” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Bull Shoals Lake

Bull Shoals Lake
Box 348, Mountain Home, AR 72619
501-445-4424
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Type: Bodies of Water
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Owner description: Largest of the big lakes of the White River, popular for many recreational activities.
Branson, Missouri
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68 attraction reviews
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92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
“Best Water Ski Lake in America”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2012

We used to spend summers on Bull Shoals in the Theodosia Marina area. Water is glass smooth, traffic is very low, restaurant serves great burgers, and the site is very beautiful. Water is warm and comfortable during the summer. We towed our boat from California just to put it into Bull Shoals to experience the magic. I understand it's a world class Bass fishing destination as well.

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Gassville, Arkansas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
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“This is home!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

I moved to the area earlier this year. The shoreline is beautiful, the water is crystal clear and the views are awesome. Sunsets are magnificent! We actually got married this past June at the Highway 125 Park on the sundial. The marina is great and the campground is quiet, lovely and well kept. We go there frequently just to cool off in the cool, clear water.

Visited October 2012
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Pennsburg,PA
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“Amazing vistas”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012

View from the dam is wonderful & the visitors center is great.
Be CAREFUL driving thru LAKEVIEW, it is commonly know to be a speed trap! Don't spoil your lovely day! It is a great trip

Visited October 2012
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Harrison, Arkansas, United States
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Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
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“we go diamond city the boat dock is very nice very well supplyed”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012

.they raise and lower the laketoo much to suit everybody.but they keep rebuilding things.at this moment the lake isvery low.it isat least 20 ft low and still dropping . no one knows where they will stop.

Visited July 2012
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Gladstone, Missouri
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“Scuba Diving”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

Good lake for scuba diving. Boating also. Visibility is somewhat limited underwater but is the best in the area.

Visited July 2012
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