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Lake Ouachita

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Address: Hot Springs, AR
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+1 501-767-9575
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The largest lake in Arkansas covers 48,300 acres.

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5 Day's at Lake Oushita

We was spend nice time at one from 10 island's at the Lake Ouachita. It was perfect time around wild nature . The water was so clear . We will be back at the next spring... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Sergey P
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Hot Springs, Arkansas
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Hot Springs, Arkansas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We was spend nice time at one from 10 island's at the Lake Ouachita. It was perfect time around wild nature . The water was so clear . We will be back at the next spring brake.

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Thank Sergey P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

My husband and I stayed on the lake for a weekend getaway. I sat there all weekend fishing and watching ducks. I was able to just relax and breath. The lake is so pretty

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The Colony, Texas
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37 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

We drove around the lake on a gorgeous fall day, and it was beauty everywhere we looked. We pulled over for pictures, and had a great time just simply enjoying the scenery.

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Thank Kristina S
Hot Springs, Arkansas
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

This lake is one of the most beautiful and spacious lakes of our state. We have spent numerous weekends on this lake. We live on another lake here and enjoy getting to Lake Ouachita for a day or weekend. Camping on an island or staying at one of the resorts is a guaranteed fantastic time!

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Thank annawA3283QY
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37 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

This is one the cleanest and nicest lakes we have ever been to. My family has an annual camping trip each 4th of July. In the middle of summer there always seems to be a breeze. This is a very large lake with plenty of private coves and long stretches for boating and tubing.

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Thank Terra B
Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

The sunset & the sunrise are beautiful. You can practice water skiing or swimming. You can see the fish swimming at bottom of the lake because water is crystal clear. We are planning our next trip to the lake and we are excited to come back.

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Thank nmagaly4
Hot Springs, Arkansas
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53 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We love Lake Ouachita! It is by far the best lake in the area and definitely worth the drive out. Whether you hike, boat, camp, or swim at the beach, you will not be disappointed. It's so clean and has gorgeous views. We love exploring different areas of the lake shore, it's amazing how many different types of rocks you... More 

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Thank MrsMask
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

i think that this lake has it all, water sking, swimming .jet boat rentals , and boat rentals, if you really what freshwater , this lake is very nice, great fishing and a lot of water restaurants if you r camping

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Thank james w
Royal, Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Lake Ouachita is a little piece of heaven on earth. Great for water activities, camping, or just hanging out for the day in one of the islands. My girls love to go out in the boat.

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1 Thank Lisa M
Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We only spent a morning here but it is so pretty! It is a very large lake and well maintained. We stopped and walked around the rim of the lake and enjoyed the area. We were told it is the cleanest lake in AR. The area around it is very natural. Keeping the land untouched helps preserve it for all... More 

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