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“Great” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Lake Catherine State Park

Lake Catherine State Park
Hot Springs, AR
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Ranked #12 of 31 Attractions in Hot Springs
Type: State Parks, Outdoors
Activities: Hiking
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Owner description: Offers good hikes, but it can be humid.
SHERIDAN
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 attraction reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Great”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2012

We went to Lake Catherine for our honeymoon...20 years later, we are still visiting this great park. The rustic cabins are very comfortable and cozy, especially in the winter when you can sit back and enjoy the fireplace. Fishing is ok, but kayaking is great! Trails are numerous and lead to beautful places, especially, the waterfall! The campground is updated, along with the bathhouses, which have always been clean.

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Dallas, Texas
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51 reviews 51 reviews
10 attraction reviews
Reviews in 28 cities Reviews in 28 cities
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
“Pristine!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2012

This is one of the many wonderful state parks in Arkansas. There is no day fee, and the hiking trails are well marked. If you only have time to take one hike, be sure that you chose one that passes the waterfalls.

Visited February 2012
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Hot Springs, Arkansas
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31 reviews 31 reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Some of the country's best camp sites!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

The campsites at Lake Catherine are amazing - but if you want to go on a weekend make your reservations long in advance! These campgrounds book out well in advance. The lake is beautiful, and the sites are well maintained.

Visited February 2012
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Bauxite
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13 attraction reviews
Reviews in 33 cities Reviews in 33 cities
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
“Awesome campsites! Great biking, hiking, fishing, camping and playground!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2012

We camp at Lake Catherine State Park for 1 or 2 weeks every year. It's clean and well maintained. The park employees are friendly and helpful. The 10pm quiet time is enforced, which we love. Can't wait for our next camping trip!

Visited November 2011
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Lonsdale, Arkansas
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17 attraction reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
“Pretty”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2012

Lake Catherine is pretty and quiet. if you want some solititude or a relaxing trip outdoors this is the place to go. If ya want to party on the water, hit up Lake Hamilton.

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