Watery Wednesday: Dierks Lake

Dierks Lake, Arkansas. February 27, 2012.

(Note:  All pictures may be enlarged by clicking on them once or twice.)

This is my post for Watery Wednesday.  To see more of our beautiful watery world, or to join and post your own pictures to share, click HERE.

Betsy and I went searching for waterfalls on our first day in Arkansas, and while coming back from a bushwhack to see Panther Bluff Falls, we met the caretaker of a camping area nearby who recommend we visit  Dierks Lake, which was only a mile or so down the road.

Dierks Lake was formed when the Army Corps of Engineers built a dam on the Saline River in southwestern Arkansas.  The picture above was taken near the public boat ramp on the lake.  I’m glad we took the caretaker’s advice.

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14 Responses to “Watery Wednesday: Dierks Lake”

  1. Ms. A Says:

    Calm, peaceful water and puffs and wispy clouds. Great combination!

  2. Pam Says:

    What a lovely lake.. in the blink of an eye, RJ would be walking the shoreline with his fishing pole.
    ~:)

  3. MadSnapper Says:

    now Jake would LOVE that bone in your photo… ha ha.

  4. Sylvia Kirkwood Says:

    Such a beautiful and peaceful place! Lovely skies and soft clouds! Perfect place walk! Wonderful capture for the day, George! Thanks as always for sharing the beauty! Hope your week is going well!

    Sylvia

  5. dayphoto Says:

    AHHH…lovely driftwood and all!

    Linda
    http://coloradofarmlife.wordpress.com
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  6. Ginny Says:

    It is beautiful, and the water and reflection are so pretty. Ask Betsy to tell you my comment about you on that bridge that she posted today. Look at it and see if you can see what I did.

  7. The Incredible Woody Says:

    Beautiful! Looks like a great place to camp!!

  8. Ruth Hiebert Says:

    It would have been a shame to miss this lake. It is gorgeous and that piece of wood in the front makes the picture perfect.

  9. Happyone Says:

    Looks pretty and peaceful. Such pretty blues.

  10. alskamom Says:

    What a serene looking landscape. Very pretty.

  11. Carletta Says:

    This is beautiful George! I love the subtle cloud reflections in the lovely glassy lake!
    I’m laughing at myself because I see an Elk or Moose rolling on the ground in that piece of old tree. 🙂

  12. Rose Says:

    This is a wonderful shot, George. Just simply wonderful.

  13. jewaicious Says:

    What a lovely capture of nature, texture and tones. I love the reflections.

  14. Sartenada Says:

    I love lakes and this one is very beautiful. I enjoyed that in Your photo I can admire that driftwood.

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