Lakes & Rivers

The Best Lake Vacations Begin Here

Boating on Lake ChicotEvery year, thousands of people travel to the pristine lakes and rivers of Arkansas — it’s become a lifestyle for locals who love the outdoors. Enjoy excellent boating and fishing, scenic beauty, affordable waterfront rental houses and endless recreation on some of the best lakes and rivers in America.

Come experience the most popular Arkansas boating regions on our cool crystal-clear lakes or cast a line in our free-flowing rivers. You can explore Arkansas’s amazing waterways online and start planning your own aquatic adventures. If you’re looking for the best lake vacations or unforgettable trips to stunning streams and rivers, Arkansas has the getaway you’re looking for. Pictured is Lake Chicot State Park in Lake Village.

View the Lakes and Rivers pages below and search for your new favorite summer vacation hangout, great fishing spot or scenic fall or winter escape. You’ll find everything you need to plan an unforgettable trip to Arkansas’s finest bodies of water, including access information, places to stay, maps, photos and more. Start planning your family trip to Arkansas for one of the best lake vacations of the summer or any season.