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I've been here for fishing and caught nice blue channel cat. Walleye abundant. Party boats and... read more

Reviewed November 10, 2017
Murfreesboro, Arkansas

Went here as we were camping nearby. Beautiful and warm water. Swam with the family and had a good... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2017
Garrett, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed November 10, 2017

I've been here for fishing and caught nice blue channel cat. Walleye abundant. Party boats and house boats with friendly people around. Swimming! You can obtain a metal detecting permit at the the park office and enjoy detecting the area, be sure to fallow the...More

Thank hurricanethemachine
Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

Went here as we were camping nearby. Beautiful and warm water. Swam with the family and had a good time.

Thank Cremebrulee365
Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a refreshing swim at Lake Greeson after a hot visit to the Crater of Diamonds. We went to the swimming area at Narrows Dam Recreation Area, it was okay. I'm sure there are nicer swimming areas but this was close to our cabin....More

1  Thank TxCruzFamily
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Lake was stunning, the fishing however was worse than I've ever experienced. VERY few spots you can bank fish saw nothing but perch and gar. Decided to try the little Missouri River after purchasing two trout stamps only to find the same two species. Will...More

Thank bruteforcebob750
Reviewed June 25, 2017

Checked out this lake, camp sites are big and roomy, not squeezed close to your neighbor. Nice picnic area by the lake.

Thank Kathy W
Reviewed June 17, 2017

Lake Greeson is a well cared for place by the Army Corp of Civil Engineers. The lake has nice camping spots for relatively low prices. The fishing was awesome too.

Thank Kyle S
Reviewed May 31, 2017

Definitely worth seeing! Good parking, clean bathrooms, and good swimming areas. The campsites looked convenient, however, we did not camp there.

Thank Greta C
Reviewed May 9, 2017

This lake is huge and goes every where. Tried to go fishing but I was not able to go this time. Should come back.

Thank Douglas R
Reviewed April 13, 2017

We stayed at a cabin on the lake, but we did not fish. There were lots of fishermen at the Swaha Marina, and they were celebrating their 40th year of meeting/fishing this lake. So that means they must catch fish. It seems to be connected...More

Thank Billie S
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

I was here several times as a child. That was many years ago. The water was clear and as smooth as glass most of the time. Sheltered in the surrounding hills and as beautiful a place as I've seen. I water skied then as a...More

Thank Daniel W
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April 17, 2017|
Response from sharonpartain |
Yes there are many campgrounds around the lake
July 2, 2016|
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Response from delia1953 | Reviewed this property |
On a 6 foot leash is what rules say. Depends on the park ranger & neighbors. I personally prefer the primitive areas with my big dogs
Glenn S
July 11, 2015|
Response from sharonpartain |
Yes there are rentals available at the dam and also at self creek.