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There’s Something Magical About These 15 Arkansas Lakes In The Summer

There’s no better way to spend a sweltering Arkansas summer than beside a lake. Wait… there’s no better way to spend an Arkansas summer than on a lake… actually, in a lake is the best. Any way you phrase it, lakes are a fantastic way to relieve the suffering of those humid, 100+ degree summer days. In fact, one of the best things about lakes is that you can enjoy your time beside, on, or in them. Lakes offer an abundance of activities: you can ski, boat, float, sail, fish, or you can set up your hammock on the shore. These 15 lakes offer all of that and more:

Which Arkansas lake is most magical to you? Is it on this list?

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.