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OLD POST ROAD, AR

part ofDardanelle Lake, US Army Corps of Engineers
Photo: OLD POST ROAD
Status: Open year round.   Season Dates
 

Overview

Old Post Road is a camping hotspot at Dardanelle Lake, with numerous opportunities for boating, biking, hiking and birding.

The river valley is a favorite winter destination for bald eagles.

Natural Features:

Perched between the Ozark and Ouachita National Forests, Dardanelle Lake creates an excellent setting for nature lovers. The lake, sourced by the Arkansas River, spans 40,000 acres and boasts 315 miles of shoreline. A variety of hardwoods surround the lake shore.

Recreation:

Boating and fishing are the top activities, and a boat ramp is provided for convenient lake access.

Soccer and baseball fields and tennis courts offer additional recreation opportunities, and a biking trail also starts at the campground.

Facilities:

The 37 reservable campsites offer have water and electric hookups. A playground and multiple picnic areas make the park perfect for families and parties.

Nearby Attractions:

The nearby Holla Bend National Wildlife Refuge offers excellent wildlife viewing and photography.

Activities and Amenities

Within Facility
  • Accessible Flush Toilets
  • Baseball Fields
  • Boat Ramp
  • Boating
  • Drinking Water
  • Dump Station
  • Electric Hookups
  • Fishing
  • Picnic Shelters
  • Playground
  • Showers
  • Soccer Fields
  • Tennis Courts
Know Before You Go
  • Campsites are first come, first served outside the reservation season

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
35.24722, -93.1625
35°14'50"N, 93°9'45"W

From SR-7, take Lock and Dam Road for one mile and follow signs into campground.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

OLD POST ROAD
1063 LOCK AND DAM ROAD
RUSSELLVILLE AR 72802

Phone Number:

Information: (479)968-7962
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