It's summer, all the kids are home...the little ones and the big ones...quick, what are you gonna do? Head for the great outdoors! Texarkana and the surrounding area has a lot to offer for great outdoor activities. Here are a few that you need to check out.


Wright Patman Lake is our local lake and offers a great fishing and swimming, as well as camping and hiking and swimming. They also have bicycle and horse back Nature Trails. Wright Patman Lake is just a short drive away and is a quick getaway to enjoy some fun.



Lake Greeson is little further away from us but offers some great recreation and some of the best scenery you will ever see. This lake, just north of Texarkana, has some great boating and skiing as well as wake boarding, and even some great remote camping as well. The water is very clear and cool it even has boat rental so you can check out everything this great lake has to offer.


Rowdy Adventures is just a short drive from Texarkana in Gurdon Arkansas and is a neat place to do some serious zip lining through the majestic scenery in this 300 acre park. They have a great staff and offer training to get you ready for your zipline adventure. It is the south's largest zipline adventure.



Aquatic Park in Arkadelphia is a short drive from Texarkana and offer a great time for adults and kids. The Park has grassy areas for sunbathing, a zero entry pool, umbrella style water fountain, water slides and diving boards for the big kids, and the little kids too, even concessions. The best thing is admission is just 5 bucks, what a deal.



Fun Country Park is just a couple of miles north of Texarkana and offers miniature golf, go carts for the big kids, and little kids too, batting cages, rock wall, and even paintball. Fun Country is a great place to go with packages for the entire park, and birthday packages available as well. They even have BBQ grills available, to cool.