What to know
an 18-hole disc golf course; two swim beaches; basketball and tennis courts; five hiking trails; a water trail for paddlecraft; and guided horseback riding with world-class mountain biking trails nearby. The full-service marina has bait and tackle, fuel, and boat rentals including party barges, kayaks, and pedal boats.
The lodge offers stunning views of DeGray Lake and includes a conference center, heated swimming pool (open May 1 - Sept. 30), fitness room and more. The lodge’s Shoreline Restaurant offers a full menu, plus banquet catering services that can accommodate groups and special requests. The 300-seat conference center and breakout meeting rooms host corporate retreats, weddings, and reunions. Being able to provide the best service and hospitality for weddings and events is a point of pride for this park. Swimming beaches, boat launches, pavilions, bicycle rentals, and an amphitheater round out DeGray’s offerings.
It’s also known for its interpretive programs, including sunset cruises, snorkeling trips, guided hikes, birding tours, and more. Outdoor workshops and special events are held throughout the year, including winter Eagle Watch Tours on DeGray Lake. For mountain bikers new to the area, the Iron Mountain Trail System is located nearby offering 30+ miles of world class singletrack and hosts a variety of events throughout the year. DeGray Lake Resort State Park is a perfect place to stay if you’re in town racing or riding.
Check out the Escape Room (operating dates and hours vary please call ahead for requests) for a brain-teasing, sensory-engaging, unforgettable experience. You and your team will have 60 minutes to uncover clues, hunt for hidden items, and solve the puzzles to escape the room. Feel the rush as you learn, explore, and collaborate while immersed in a state park atmosphere.
- Caddo River
- Ouachita Mountains
- Horseback Riding
- Boating / Marinas
- Kayaking / Canoeing
- Lake Tours
- Snorkeling / Scuba Diving