Lake Ouachita


<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Lake Ouachita lies in the eastern section of the Ouachita National Forest in Garland and Montgomery counties in Arkansas. Its southern border is about 15 miles from Hot Springs, Arkansas, the closest metro area. It covers 66,324 acres with over 600 miles of shoreline. The average depth is 50 feet, but can reach 200 feet deep. It is the biggest lake in Arkansas and one of the cleanest lakes in the U.S.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">The Corps of Engineers oversees Lake Ouachita and its shoreline. The Ouachita River feeds Lake Ouachita. There are over 200 islands in the lake and standing timber in the lakebed. Some of the trees when Lake Ouachita was impounded were over 60 feet tall. Lake Ouachita sees over eight million visitors a year.</span></p>  More Lake Information

Lake Ouachita Marinas


Mountain Harbor Marina

Mountain Harbor Marina is located in Mt Ida, Arkansas. They offer luxurious cabins, lake view guest rooms and boat rentals. They have a 26' Tritoon with a slide and 150 hp engine for 600$ per day. A 30'...

Lake Ouachita Shores Resort Mrn

Lake Ouachita Shores Resort Mrn is located in Mt. Day, Arkansas. They offer motel rooms, small bungalows, big bungalows and boat rentals. They have 29' Aloha Party Barge with 115 hp motor with hard top and a...

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Lake Ouachita Weather Forecast

Tuesday

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 87

Tuesday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 69

Wednesday

Chance Rain Showers

Hi: 85

Wednesday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 69

Thursday

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 86

Thursday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 69

Friday

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 87

Friday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 70