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Lake Ouachita

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

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Lake Ouachita State Park Rocks !!!

We are new to RV camping so we decided to go close to make sure everything went smoothly. We have a 30ft' travel tralier. The park was well maintained and the bathrooms are... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Harleyman1957
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Pearcy, Arkansas
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Pearcy, Arkansas
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48 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We are new to RV camping so we decided to go close to make sure everything went smoothly. We have a 30ft' travel tralier. The park was well maintained and the bathrooms are Great!! The spaces are so easy to back into and the staff are great. We are coming back for sure.

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Thank Harleyman1957
Dallas, Texas, United States
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We came to Lake Ouachita in the evening to watch the sunset and were not disappointed. The view from the marina was great, with calm waters and beautiful mountains. It made for a great romantic ending to our day.

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Thank Shawn K
Puyallup, Washington
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I come here every summer! Last year we had a houseboat for a week and I could have stay a month! I love that there are NO homes on the lake and the islands are wonderful to hang out on and explore! The water is nice and warm and clean! LOVE! It's nice to not have to "temperature" check the... More 

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Thank Hogwild1975
Los Angeles, California
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1,023 reviews
409 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 634 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely view from the picnic and swimming area. Visited the three sisters and did not drink the water. There is a sign on the left that is not potable. Wonder how they bottled it in the old times and if people got sick from it. It is supposed to be one of the cleanest lakes in the state but the... More 

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Thank Starviagera
Pocatello, Idaho
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

During the Winter in Feb 2017 I rented a RV and went to Lake Ouachita with my 4 and 5 year old along with my wife. I am a 46 year old professional and my wife and I both work in the medical field. At 11pm with a relatively empty camp ground. A young woman Ranger came walking up to... More 

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1 Thank lovetravelwithfamily
North Little Rock, Arkansas
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been here many times and will go back. It's is huge and there are many places to go on this lake. You can fish, swim, do water sports and even dive in some areas. try it you'll love it.

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Thank redmerski420
Fort Worth, Texas
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245 reviews
87 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a nice lake that we watched at sunrise. It was very calming and peaceful. It is a lake with nice views.

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Thank Droid19
Cheyenne, Wyoming
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13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

While jet skiing, you may discover rock cliffs that have bottomless water beneath. Feel free to try your first cliffdiving experience! The water is clean and clear and the beaches on the islands don't require water shoes. We frequent this lake from Shreveport.

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1 Thank Mark S
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17 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We really enjoyed picnicking near Lake Ouachita in Ouachita National Forest. We wish we would have had more time to explore the state park.

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Alexander, Arkansas
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92 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

If you love the water the Ar lake is for you or take the children on a duck ride on the lake very nice

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