LODGING: Looking to get away from then you need to check out Self Creek Lodge & Marina.  They offer 2 & 3 bedroom log-sided cottages.  For more infomation visit them at: www.selfcreek.com

FISHING: The heaviest Striper on record from Lake Greeson weighed in at 39 pounds and numerous stripers over 25 pounds are taken yearly.  In addition the lake abounds with crappie, bass, walleye, and trout.  Let professional guide, Jerry Blake of Action Fishing, assist you with the best "hidey holes." Call Jerry at 501-844-9028 or visit his website at: www.ActionFishingTrips.com

Or Kevin Patrick @ www.fishingadventuresongreeson.com

Just down the road there are more activities for your Outdoor vacation -

DIAMOND HUNTING: It's finder's keepers at the Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro, just a 20 minute drive from Hawg Wild Water Toys.  The only public diamond mine in the world, Crater of Diamonds offers you a one-of-a-kind adventure and the opportunity to hunt for real diamonds and to keep any you find.  You'll search over a 37 acre plowed field, the eroded surface of an ancient, gem-bearing volcanic pipe.  Since diamonds were first discovered on the site in 1906 over 75,000 diamonds have been unearthed.

GOLF: The nearby community of Glenwood boasts one of the top ten new courses in Arkansas and in part of The Natural State Golf Trail and received a four-and-a-half stars ranking by Golf Digest.  For tee times and information contact Glenwood Country Club at  870-356-5266.

ALL-TERRAIN TRAILS: Popular Bear Creek Cycle Trail is a 37 mile trail open to dirt bikes and ATVs passing through Daisy State Park and Corps of Engineers recreation sites.  The trail winds along the lake shore, climbing up and down wooded hills and crossing streams and various roadways.  After a good rain, plan to get muddy!  Also, check out Wolf Pen Gap Trail for ATVs and Mountain Bikes.  Check it out at: www.ualr.edu.mkhudson/dirtbike.htm.