Hotel Island East

Deriving its name from the vast number of huge houseboats (floating hotels) that anchor around this island, Hotel Island is a favorite Lake Ouachita dive site. You can always expect to find knick-knacks that have found their way overboard from the flotilla.

Due to the heavy boat traffic and divers/snorkelers in this area, marine life is a bit scarce. However, if you are still and patient the fish will come to you.

Level

Level

  • Beginner
Visibility

Visibility

  • 3 m
Current

Current

  • Light Current
  • No Current
DIVE TYPES

DIVE TYPES

  • Night Dive
  • Snorkeling
  • Wall/Drop Off
  • Lake

Temperature & Visibility

Dives

Wildlife Diversity

Affiliated Training Center

Dive sites nearby

Little Rock Drop Off

Welcome to the dive shop’s indoor aquatic simulator, more commonly known as “The Little Rock Drop Off“. The Drop Off measures 25’ by 45’ and is 15’ deep with a water temp of 88 degrees.

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Goat Island

Goat Island is easy to get to via boat from any launching ramp on the lower lake of Greers Ferry Lake. Generally, Goat Island is going to be some of the better visibility on the lake.

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Beaver Lake Dam Site #1

Great location for beginners to advanced divers. Parking is close by, but you will need to pay a Day Use Fee if you do not have a Season Parking Pass. There is a men’s and a women’s restroom at the site which is large enough to change clothes, too. A covered pavilion is at the site.

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Bull Shoals

Bull Shoals Lake is an artificial lake or reservoir in the Ozark Mountains of northern Arkansas and southern Missouri. It has hundreds of miles of lake arms and coves. Bull Shoals Lake impounds the White River for the last time as water travels toward its mouth on the Mississippi River.

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Scuba Park, Beaver Lake

Scuba Park at Beaver Lake is a great place for all divers with easy shore entry. The Scuba park has a line leading to cars, plane houseboat, platform and other unquice attractions. This location also offers a wall dive. Popular site for Open Water Dives, Advanced Courses and more.

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West Wall Bluffs

West Wall Buffs has a wall on the east side and a slope to the west. Popular for local swimmers, snorkelers, and divers. The underwater forest begins at the bottom of the wall. This is a good site to pracice wall diving and Perfect Buoyancy before your next ocean trip.

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Lake Flint Creek

Lake Flint Creek is the coolant reservoir for Flint Creek Power Plant. It is also locally known as SWEPCO Lake. It is located near the town of Gentry, Arkansas.

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Jakes Point

Just South of Springfield Mo, this entry point into Table Rock lake is a common attraction for the beginning diver. This site is an easy shore dive that features a small island a small swim off of shore.

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Gobblers Cove

Gobblers cove is houseboat central. Every weekend tons of houseboats come to camp and hang out. With an average depth of 20-30 feet, it is the ideal place to locate lost items.

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East of The Swings Party Cove

Oswalt Bluff on Table Rock Lake. This is just east of The Swings Party Cove on Google Maps. This site has rock bluffs with a gradual descent. This Site is great for new and experienced divers.

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