Boating & Marinas

Arkansas is the perfect destination for a vacation on the water, with more than 600,000 acres of lakes and 9,000 miles of rivers and streams. The State Parks of Arkansas offer access to 27 lakes and 14 rivers. Fish quiet float streams perfect for smallmouth bass or lakes renowned as largemouth bass hot spots. Experience some of the state’s best crappie, catfish and bream fishing or cast your lines in mid-America’s premier trout stream. Whether you pilot a party barge, enjoy exploring coves in your fishing boat, or pull skiers behind your powerboat, Arkansas’s waters offer you diverse recreational opportunities.

So go waterskiing or enjoy other watersports on some of the cleanest lakes in the country, view eagles and other wildlife on a lake cruise, discover the joy of Arkansas boat rentals and enjoy a day on the lake, or enjoy quiet canoe or kayak trips through bottomlands teeming with wildlife.