The 13,400-acre DeGray Lake is a prime vacation and weekend getaway in west-central Arkansas. Situated among ridges of the Ouachita Mountains and formed by a dam across the Caddo River, the lake has more than 700 campsites, ranging from full hook-ups to primitive, and some 15 boat-launching ramps on its shores.  For additional information on park resort events and activities, visit their website at One of Arkansas’ five diamond lakes.

Recommended baits: Texas-rigged worms and lizards, green pumpkin jigs, red shads with plastic trailers, Tennessee shad grubs, topwater lures, jigging spoons, minnows, bream, stinkbaits and night crawlers.

Our bait recommendations

Here's the baits that our Pros love for this lake.