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Address: Henderson, AR
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One of the most popular recreational areas in the Ozarks, famous for its...

One of the most popular recreational areas in the Ozarks, famous for its clear water.

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Marcia

Great place for family water sports fun! We love to fish, kayak, and just motor around on the lake. We enjoy camping at the different parks. Not alot to do other the lake.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2016
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Great place for family water sports fun! We love to fish, kayak, and just motor around on the lake. We enjoy camping at the different parks. Not alot to do other the lake.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

We had such a great time boating on this gorgeous lake. The water is a beautiful color and clean as far as s lake goes. The water was refreshing.

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Thank katrinamiller
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

First time to visit this lake and it will not be the last! The lake is clear and great for all sorts of water activities. There are no commercial areas on the lake such as restaurants, hotels and bars. Army Corps of engineers created this lake and only the parks have designated areas for camping/picnicing. This is what we were... More 

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Thank loris204
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I have having loved coming to this lake even when I was alittle girl. The sunsets are gorgeous!! We tube some people ski I cannot lol easy to get to town and go eat and run to grocery store

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glenwood iowa
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83 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

This is a clean lake run by the Corp of Engineers. Not a lot of commercialization or building on the lake which has probably helped to keep it as clean as it is.

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Thank iowamel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Norfork lake is amazing. But here is the thing.......it's quaint, it's country, it's rustic. No, there are no restaurants or bars on the water. No, there is no drunken party cove either. No, it's not close to any shopping malls or attractions. You must appreciate Norfork for it's crystal clean water, sandy beaches, and family friendly campgrounds. It is a... More 

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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Norfork Lake is beautiful, we found a cove it was perfect! There wasn't a bunch of traffic on the lake when were there. The lake was clean & clear.

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Harvester, Missouri
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Entire lake is mismanaged by everyone concerned, Fishing sucks, the marinas suck, and the only redeeming factor is Fred's Fish House in Mountain Home. Kept boat there at Panterbay Marina for four years and have never looked back----

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Hot Springs Village, Arkansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

David's Trail is great hiking. Wide flat and relatively smooth treadway, serpintine profile but not a lot of serious hills to pull, great vistas of Lake Norfork throughout its length. Robinson Point was a nice end to a day of hiking, and we could do it from the south terminus of David's Trail. Lake Norfork Trail...no...won't do it again. Stick... More 

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Yorkville, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Great Fishing Lake and great for family fun. Stay at this resort which offers clean, updated cabins right on the lake. Families can go boating, hiking and water skiing. Fisherman have a great variety of fish to catch.

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