Horseshoe Lake AR

Horseshoe Lake is a 2,362-acre lake located six miles east of the town of Hughes in Crittenden County, Arkansas. Horseshoe Lake was once part of the mighty Mississippi River. As the river changed course over time, many oxbows were left…

Peckerwood Lake

Peckerwood Lake is a 4,000-acre private lake in Prairie County, Arkansas. The lake was formed in 1942 by a dam constructed on the Big La Grue Bayou for irrigation purposes. The lake is also used for recreation and is well…

Lake Chicot

Shore View of Lake Chicot

In the southeast corner of Arkansas lies a prominent — though under appreciated — natural wonder: North America’s largest ox-bow lake and Arkansas’s largest natural lake. Shaped like a “C”, it is 20 miles long and at some places just…