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Lake Ouachita

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Address: Hot Springs, AR
Phone Number: 5017679575
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The largest lake in Arkansas covers 48,300 acres.

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Day on the water

Staying in our trailer at the Crystal Springs Campground for 3 days and decided that we needed to get onto the water - the nearby Crystal Springs Resort has a Marina and we were... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
andrew_pettigrew
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Durham, North Carolina
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Durham, North Carolina
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Staying in our trailer at the Crystal Springs Campground for 3 days and decided that we needed to get onto the water - the nearby Crystal Springs Resort has a Marina and we were able to rent a pontoon boat for 1/2 a day - we got good instruction before setting out and a map to follow The sun shone... More 

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393 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful lake situated along scenic highway 7. The lake is large and seemed exceptionally clean. We were told fishing is good but did not have a chance to try.

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Thank Sharon K
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11 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We rented a ski boat with ski. Had loads of fun on the lake. Nice trails to take a long walk with beautiful views. You can be here for a full day and still don't want to leave.

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Thank Rishi S
Lubbock, Texas
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63 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the most beautiful lake I have ever been on. We are boating people and drove over 500 miles to be on this lake. It was worth it. In August the eating places are limited but we managed.

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Thank vacationsRme58
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove from Hot Springs and it was only about 25 minutes, We went to the State Park to swim. He swam at the three sisters beach was was wonderful. The water was cool but not cold and the beach area was small but great. It is the lake so don't expect totally clear water. The teens had a great... More 

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Thank Kathy P
Fairfield, Connecticut
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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rented a pontoon boat for the day and life was prefect. Lake is crystal clear. You'll love it. Plan a couple of days to cruise around and enjoy all the wonderful spots.

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Thank clay2n53
Hot Springs, Arkansas
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The water is beautifully clear. Houseboats, party barges, jet skis, ski boats, etc. are available. It is the best lake I've ever been on...what more can I say?

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Thank Gretchen E
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a nice lake to see while in Hot Springs. Rent a boat so you can ride around and see all the islands on the lake. Take your goggles and you can explore and find cool looking rocks. A bust see in Hot Springs

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Thank kathyc668
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place inspired us to start looking for a camper to purchase just so we can come her to camp. Just beautiful!

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Thank Michael M
San Antonio, Texas, United States
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77 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Lake is just beautiful. The water is perfect and was so calm. Spent the day on the boat doing water sports and relaxing. The boys did some snorkeling. Just gorgeous! I cannot say it enough! Especially loved how there's no homes or commercial businesses all over the shores. First of all the lake is ginormous, so there's plenty of... More 

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