The clear, blue water of Table Rock Lake winds down through the valleys, surrounded by the hills and hollows of the Ozark Mountains, from Branson, Missouri to Eureka Springs in Carroll County, Arkansas. Designed, built and operated by the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Table Rock Lake and Dam is a major Northwest Arkansas attraction that has become a paradise for boaters, scuba divers, campers and fishermen alike from all over the state. Whether you’re out for a quick day trip or a week-long getaway, there’s plenty to enjoy here at Table Rock Lake. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers operates 13 campgrounds adjacent to Table Rock Lake. Full-service marinas, fishing guides and resorts are numerous. Resort rentals, a golf course and other recreational amenities are available at Holiday Island, a planned community located on the edge of the 53,000-acre lake, near Eureka Springs.
Fishing: Fishermen cast year-round on Table Rock Lake for trout, crappie, catfish, and bass. An arm of this huge reservoir extends into Arkansas and provides good fishing for largemouth bass, striped bass, white bass and walleye just minutes from the Eureka Springs area.