Sailing & Rafting

Lake Maumelle Sailing
Lake Maumelle Sailing

Ride the wind

Do you dream of sailing adventures, but don’t have the time or the budget? Arkansas offers accessible, affordable and fun sailing experiences! Take a sailing vacation on Arkansas's larger lakes, where sailing can be a spectator's sport or a great way to explore our natural beauty. Although most marinas do not offer sailboat charters or rentals, one exception is Jolly Roger's Marina on Lake Maumelle. Find a yacht and/or sailing club on Lake Maumelle, Greers Ferry Lake, Beaver Lake, and DeGray Lake. Persons wanting to view the beauty and grandeur of a sailing regatta may view each club's calendar of events, via their websites, and plan a lakeshore outing.

Looking for a more passive way to enjoy the water? Arkansas has more than 9,700 miles of streamsa good deal of which is perfect for floating - be it by canoe, johnboat, raft or kayak. You can plan the float trip of your dreams here, whether it's a trout fishing trip, whitewater kayaking, or a peaceful float.