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This Arkansas Lake Is The Largest Of Its Kind In North America

You’re probably familiar with Lake Ouachita. It’s unbelievably clear, full of islands, and the largest lake entirely in the state of Arkansas. Lake Chicot, however, holds an entirely different distinction. This southeastern Arkansas lake is the largest oxbow lake in North America.

You can find directions to Lake Chicot by clicking here.

You can find the longest bayou in the world at this link. You may also want to check out this list of awesome lakes.

J.B. Weisenfels
J.B. Weisenfels has lived in rural Arkansas for three decades. She is a writer, a mom, and a graduate student. She is also an avid collector of tacky fish whatnots, slightly chipped teapots, and other old things. In her spare time she enjoys driving to the nearest creek to sit a while. If you were to visit her, she'd try to feed you cornbread.