Lake Hamilton is located on the southern edge of Hot Springs, Arkansas's most popular tourist destination.  It was created in 1932 when the Arkansas Power and Light Co. completed Carpenter Dam on the Ouachita River to generate electricity.  Water-skiing, pleasure boating and fishing are popular Hot Springs attractions on Lake Hamilton and rentals of watercraft and sport accessories are readily available.  State Scenic Byway 7 crosses the lake.  Known as one of Arkansas’ five diamond lakes.

The best baits for this lake

Big Bite Baits Craws & Creatures Chick Magnet Swirl Kamikaze Swimon

Craws

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Lifted Jigs Jig Heads Iball Jigheads

Fishing Jigs

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Strike King Finesse baits Dirt Perfect Plastic Finesse Worm

Finesse Baits

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Z-Man Fishing Products Tackle Bundle Leap FrogZ Walking Frog - 3 Pack

Frogs

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MONSTERBASS Topwater Sexy Cracks Mad Max Popper

Topwater

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Strike King Finesse baits Dirt Perfect Plastic Finesse Worm

Worms

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