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OLD POST ROAD, AR

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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.Perched between the Ozark and Ouachita National Forests, Dardanelle Lake creates an excellent setting...

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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
  • Don't Move Firewood: Protect your forests from tree-killing pests by buying your firewood locally and burning it on-site. Visit Dontmovefirewood.org for further information.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

OLD POST ROAD
1063 LOCK AND DAM ROAD
RUSSELLVILLE  AR  72802

Phone Number:

Information:  (479)968-7962