Lake Erling, Arkansas

Lake Erling, which is part of the Lafayette County Wildlife Management Area in Lafayette County, Arkansas, is operated jointly by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission and the International Paper Company. Lake Erling is open to the public for fishing, water sports and picnicking, as are two other lakes in the area, Lake June and Spirit Lake.

Check out local things to do such as local golfing (Prescott Country Club, Little River Country Club and First Tee of Greater Texarkana), hiking (Kizzia Trail and Gypsum Trail).

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Hiking Trails:
Kizzia Trail
Gypsum Trail

State Parks
Hope State Wildlife Area, Arkansas
Old Washington Historic State Park, Arkansas
Sulphur River State Wildlife Area, Arkansas

Amusement and Water Parks
Magic Springs & Crystal Falls, Hot Springs, Arkansas 71901
Fishing Clubs
Prescott Hunting Fishing Club, (870) 887-0188, 815 Nevada 42 N, Prescott 71857

Fishing Regulations and license information
Arkansas Game and Fish Commission
Fishing License Info

Gift Shops
Country Florist & Gifts, 704 Thomas Street, Stamps, AR 71860
Viva's Flowers & Gifts, 422 North State Line Avenue, Texarkana, AR 71854
Tollett's Gifts & Radio Shack Dealer, 121 North Main Street, Nashville, AR 71852

Antique Stores
Antiques Plus, 401 East 3rd Street, Texarkana, AR 71854
M & M Fabrics & Antique Mall, 401 E Broad St, Texarkana, AR 71854
State Line Antique Mall, 1104 North State Line Avenue, Texarkana, AR 71854

Closest Cities
Hot Springs, Arkansas
Texarkana, Arkansas
Arkadelphia, Arkansas

Closest Airports
Texarkana Regional Airport, Arkansas
South Arkansas Regional, Arkansas

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Restaurants in the vicinity
Bass Haven Restaurant
Podge's Restaurant
Aj's Place
Shirley's Place
Scooter's Pizza Shack
Hotels in the vicinity
Lafayette Motel
Twilight Motel
Travelers Lodge
Country Host Inn
Days Inn Texarkana Ar

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