DeGray Lake

ARKANSAS


Lake Level
405.74 FEET
8/29/2016
Full Pool: 408.0
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Snakes alive!

NWA Online

Date: 8/28/2016 12:46:00 AM

"All these little creeks drain water from this entire valley," I said. "From here, it all goes into DeGray Lake, and then it continues on down past Arkadelphia, where it empties into the Ouachita River. Then, the Ouachita carries it all the way through

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Arkie Division finale set on Lake Dardanelle

The Sentinel-Record

Date: 8/25/2016 2:10:00 AM

Quincy Houchin of Mabelvale won March and June tournaments on Lake Ouachita and Conway's Jeremiah Kindy an April stop on DeGray Lake. Bryant's Cody Burke leads the Arkie Division boater standings by one point over Houchin (969-968) with Mount Ida's Danny

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DeGray Lake

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Date: 8/21/2016 8:32:48 AM

Lynn Young Bland — 4 starMy family, husband, wife, and frown kids/spouse, vacationed at Lake DeGray. The hotel was nice but rooms a little small. The lake looked clean and clear. We rented a big boat and practiced rafting or whatever you call pulling

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DeGray Lake, Arkansas, USA

lakelubbers.com

Date: 8/18/2016 9:01:05 PM

DeGray Lake is nestled in the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains, in an area logically known as the Ouachita Mountain Region of Arkansas. This section of Arkansas is known for its scenic views, which are both breathtaking and the ideal surroundings for a

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Triathlon’s not the only option at DeGray Lake

Arkansas Online

Date: 8/16/2016 7:35:00 AM

The growth of multisport races in Arkansas makes it increasingly difficult to choose which to do. Even one event, the weekend's DeGray Lake Tri-Fest, asks racers to choose among several events. This story is only available from the Arkansas Online archives

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• Length: 208 Miles
• Surface Area: 13,400 Acres
• Volume: 1,377,000 Acre Feet
• Average Depth: 47 Feet
DeGray Lake is a reservoir on the Caddo River, 8 miles (13 km) from Arkadelphia. DeGray Lake offers a huge span of recreational area and spectacular views. Arkansas Scenic Byway 7 is located on the eastern shore of the lake, and provides views of the lake, and also places to stay down the road.
DeGray lake and dam were authorized by Congress in the River and Harbor Act of 1950. Congress passed the Water Supply Act of 1958, which provided for the inclusion of municipal and industrial water supply as one of the project purposes. A 40 MW hydraulic turbine and a 28 MW turbine generate electricity for the Southwestern Power Administration of Arkansas, Texas, and Oklahoma. DeGray dam impounds the waters of the Caddo River to form a flood control lake that covers 13,400 acres (5,400 ha), and a shoreline of 207 miles (333 km). The eventual damming of the Caddo River forced many people to move elsewhere in the area. Brick and concrete structures from former homesteads still stand on the bottom of the lake.
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