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The park is amazing. We did horse back riding and it was amazing. We also rented a fishing boat and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dallas, Texas
Lake Catherine State Park

We had a 4 year old with us so we decided on the red trail which was perfect...not to hard for her... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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“power plant”(21 reviews)
“falls trail”(6 reviews)
Offers good hikes, but it can be humid.
1200 Catherine Park Rd, Hot Springs, AR 71913-8716
+1 501-844-4176
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The park is amazing. We did horse back riding and it was amazing. We also rented a fishing boat and went around the lake. The hike to the waterfalls is beautiful but if you want to get in the water make sure you bring water...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a 4 year old with us so we decided on the red trail which was perfect...not to hard for her. There were a couple of area's that she had to be carried but other than that no problems. The scenery is beautiful...for families...More

1  Thank PamOKCTraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to get away. Kids loved playing at the little beaches with the clear water. The falls are great and the trails range in difficulty. Very clean park with great places to stay.

2  Thank Jeffrey E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very easy hike on the red path. The falls were dried up for the summer but it was still pretty even if the water was dried up. We took our 5 year old and 11 year old with no issues.

1  Thank jessicacollins2011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful lakes and parks. The waters are very clear and the park is very well maintained.

1  Thank Sybille C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love trail hiking and are very happy with what lake Catherine has to offer. Our only suggestion for improvement is to better mark the yellow trail. Somehow we started on yellow and ended up on red.

2  Thank Bellecoop
Reviewed August 14, 2018

YEP the springs are well named because they are HOT. Since the outdoor air temp was about 95 F the springs were a bit overpowering heat wise. Not Yellowstone hot but way beyond typical hot springs. Very popular location right on the street with falls...More

2  Thank Hbpshp
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

First time to stay in a Yurt! It was amazing! Campground and bathhouses are very clean! Swimming pool and splash pad was so much fun. It was conveniently located and very relaxing. Great family atmosphere and all the employees were ready to assist at any...More

1  Thank Michele C
Reviewed July 28, 2018

This place is really gorgeous.. and the drive to it is was amazing with the sun setting. made getting into the RV spot a bit challenging. Try to get there before dark. It was a gorgeous park and the size of the deer by the...More

2  Thank TexianTraveler
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

I wanted a campground close to Hot Springs National Park and Lake Catherine was the perfect place. It's located on Hy 171, 15 miles from Hot Springs. We camped in campground B which had water & electricity. Our site #20 was huge, located next to...More

3  Thank Sharry L
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Sabrina M
September 13, 2018|
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Response from imacroy | Reviewed this property |
Yes but must be on leash when out of camper. Have proper shots and I’d tag Incase dog trays away. Chip is good to have
June 30, 2018|
Response from planomom8801 | Reviewed this property |
There is no fee to enter the park
Daisy H
May 27, 2018|
Response from Mrs O | Reviewed this property |
Lots of places!