Crystal Springs Camp Sites Lake Ouachita

Crystal Springs Campground on lake Ouachita is open year round.

Phone Number for a Striped Bass Fishing Guide Lake Ouachita
Click To Call 1-501-318-3092

Crystal Springs is listed as one of the top ten fishing spots by ReserveAmerica,  the United States' leading recreation reservation and campground management solutions provider.

Camping Reservations: 1-877-444-6777
Corps of Engineers Lake Ouachita Field Office:  Phone: 501-767-2101

Nice New Courtesy Dock in Place at the Crystal Springs Boat Ramp

Latitude, Longitude
16.8 miles west of Hot Springs on Highway 270 W,
 then 1.5 miles north on Crystal Springs Road.

Map out your directions on the Lake Ouachita Map by clicking on the Crystal Springs icon.


Campsites 74
Standard Electrical (63)     Tent Only Non-Electrical (11) 
Campsite description:
Concrete table, ground grill, pedestal grill, lantern post, shade.
Flush toilets, potable water, showers, boat ramp, trailer dump station, swim beach (2), fish cleaning station,
Handicap accessible sites (# 22 and # 73).
Group Shelters Electric (2)   

Restrooms and showers will be available.

Crystal Springs Boat Ramp open all year.

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Crystal Springs boat ramp water view
Crystal Springs boat ramp largest on Lake Ouachita

    Crystal Springs has the largest boat ramp on Lake Ouachita.

    A fish cleaning station at the entrance of the parking lot at the ramp allows you to clean your fish with ease.

    The locations of the camping sites are user friendly with plenty of space.

    Water hookups are available to every RV site.

    A day use facility with a swim beach, two pavilions and a playground are right outside of the camping area.

    The Charlton trailhead, a four mile hiking/biking trail, begins at the entrance of Crystal Springs Campground.

    You can rent a Houseboat at the Crystal Springs Resort.

    Lake Ouachita has an abundance of bass, bream, crappie, striped bass, walleye, and catfish.

    Known for their size and tackle busting runs Striped Bass up to 50+ pounds roam the lake.

    Catfish are plentiful ranging in sizes from 2 to 100+ pounds.

    Fishing Guide Services are available for almost every species.

On the 1st of January 2012, the Friends of Lake Ouachita had assumed the management of the Crystal Springs Recreation Area.
Up date:
On September 13, 2013 the Friends Of Lake Ouachita - Crystal Springs Campground Management Agreement Changed after USACE Legal Review.
Fees can no longer be retained by the non-profit, F.O.L.O. association and used for operational and maintenance purposes.
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