Lake Life | Destination: Hot Springs

Looking to cool off and play on the lake when you visit Hot Springs, Arkansas? You're in luck! With Lakes Catherine, Hamilton, and Ouachita all within a few minutes of the Spa City, you've got plenty of options for floatable fun.

$101,000 Hot Springs Fishing Challenge | Destination: Hot Springs

More money. More fish. Double-your-prize bonus Free Fishing Weekend. More chances to win. The Seventh Annual Hot Springs Fishing Challenge on Lakes Hamilton and Catherine in Hot Springs is going to be the biggest ever. “We’re increasing the number of ...

Hot Springs Named Top Ten Travel Destination

HOT SPRINGS NATIONAL PARK, Arkansas — The recently released U.S. Tourism Quality Index ranked Hot Springs, Arkansas as one of the top ten small destinations in the United States. The 2017 U.S. Tourism Quality Index measures tourism’s supply-side performance and ...

High School Fishing Seminar

HOT SPRINGS NATIONAL PARK, Arkansas — Three Arkansas fishing legends will present a free High School Fishing Academy seminar for high school fishing enthusiasts on October 28 at the Hot Springs Convention Center. Professional fishermen Mark Rose, Stephen Browning and ...

Hot Springs, Lake Ouachita to Host 2018 Forrest Wood Cup

Fishing League Worldwide (FLW), in conjunction with Visit Hot Springs and the State of Arkansas, announced Saturday that Hot Springs, Arkansas, has been named the location and host of the 2018 Forrest Wood Cup, the world championship of professional bass fishing, Aug. 10-12, 2018, on Lake Ouachita.

Fishing in Hot Springs

Nestled next to a National Park and with two sprawling lakes in the city to choose from, Hot Springs is definitely a dream come true for area outdoorsmen. Don’t believe us? Check out the 45-pound fish that was caught on Lake Hamilton recently! Whether you’re looking to catch the big one or simply relax on the lake, we’ve pulled together some tips to help you start planning your trip.