Description - DeGray Lake, AR, on the Caddo River, is known for its camping facilities and geological formations. Located in the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains, lake visitors can enjoy boating, fishing, swimming and scuba diving as well. A group camp area, which includes a dining hall and eight sleep shelters, is also available. The project offers a visitor center and a State park with swimming pool, marina, lodge, and golf course.
- Arkansas' premier resort park, Degray Lake State Park, lies on the north shore of this 13,800-acre fishing and water sport paradise.
Recreation - DeGray Lake offers diverse recreational opportunities. Visitors enjoy boating, fishing, swimming, scuba diving, sailing, hunting, sightseeing, geological interest, camping and much more.
Climate - Arkansas has a temperate climate with the coldest temperatures near freezing during December, January and February. Daytime highs for these months usually reach 55 degrees F. Spring and fall temperatures are very mild with lows dipping to 44 degrees F and highs reaching 70 degrees F. July and August are the hottest months of the year with average temperatures reaching 90 degrees F. June and September average temperatures usually reach into the mid-eighties. Spring and winter months are the wettest of the year.
DeGray Lake is located eight miles north of Arkadelphia in Arkansas. From Little Rock, go 55 miles south on I-30 to Caddo Valley. Take Exit #78 off I-30 at Caddo Valley/Arkadelphia and travel seven miles north on Scenic Arkansas Hwy. 7 to the park.