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Lake Leatherwood

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Wow...all these years and missed this one

I was so pleasantly surprised to see such a beautiful, quiet spot in Eureka. The grounds and the... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2019
Nice for a winter hike.

Expert guides took us for a hike around Lake Leatherwood in December. The day was gorgeous. We ate... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2018
Cynthia E
Springfield, Missouri
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  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“hiking trails”(17 reviews)
“great hiking”(14 reviews)
“city park”(13 reviews)
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Reviewed 9 January 2019

I was so pleasantly surprised to see such a beautiful, quiet spot in Eureka. The grounds and the lake are worth the trip to see. They have a few camping sites right on the water. They have a nice marina where you can rent boats,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 16 December 2018

Expert guides took us for a hike around Lake Leatherwood in December. The day was gorgeous. We ate lunch out by the dam. The trail is good for beginners or experts.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Cynthia E
Reviewed 19 November 2018

We had only planned to stay 5 days but ended up staying 11. We fell in love with the area and loved our camping spot. Camp spot #3 if you have a pop up camper or a tent it has the perfect view of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Zandria16
Reviewed 16 November 2018

Let me start off by saying I love lakes in the ozarks. This one was not just beautiful, it has some great walking trails. My wife has never been a fan of lakes. She says that they are gross. She saw what I've been trying...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank EdandCarolJ
Reviewed 7 November 2018

This place is so gorgeous!! You can camp here, fish, get married all at this location. So beautiful.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank foodiemom123
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Very relaxing small lake in the mountains just outside Eureka Springs with paddle boat and canoe rentals.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Retired0814
Reviewed 28 October 2018

We hiked some of the trails and enjoyed every minute of it! The dam was a joy to explore and took some great pictures! We can't wait to come back!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lisaR5517YO
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stumbled upon this camping nook while scouting the area and fell in love! We will camp here in the future! They had nice/clean camp grounds, bath houses, a beautiful lake, stoned diving area and a dock where you can rent paddle...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Morgan P
Reviewed 5 October 2018

My husband and I went to Lake Leatherwood for a scenic hike. We ended up hiking all the way around the lake on Fuller and Beacham trails. We got a trail map from the door of the office building at the boat rental area and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank tgussie
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Sadly, it started raining just as we got to Lake Leatherwood, so we didn't get to do much exploration. This is a nice lake with pretty scenery and several places to pull into and fish, camp or whatever. Probably a nice place to hike, which...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dagwat
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14 May 2018|
Response from John B |
The small cabins, closer to the lake had AC. Our kids swim on the lake close to the shore
Jake H
9 May 2018|
Response from JoAn C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have tent camping sites and RV sites.
Dusti H
5 January 2017|
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Response from 817michellek | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the other answer too. The lake is really beautiful but no shore line for much of anything. Not the right place to have a wedding at