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SHOUSE FORD, AR

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Shouse Ford Campground sits on the banks of DeGray Lake in the foothills of the Quachita Mountains. Large sandy beaches, world-class fishing and endless water sports make the campground a popular recreation area.Degray Lake is one of the region's five Diamond Lakes, known for their crystal...

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Overview

Shouse Ford Campground sits on the banks of DeGray Lake in the foothills of the Quachita Mountains. Large sandy beaches, world-class fishing and endless water sports make the campground a popular recreation area.

Natural Features:

Degray Lake is one of the region's five Diamond Lakes, known for their crystal clear waters. The lake flows from the Caddo River in western Arkansas and spans 13,500 surface acres.

Recreation:

Boating, water skiing, kayaking and other water sports are the biggest draw to the lake, and a boat ramp and large sandy beaches are provided.

The lake is also stocked with a variety of game fish, including plenty of hybrid striped bass, making it an ideal area for both boat and bank fishing.

Numerous hiking and horseback riding trails wind around the lake shore.

Facilities:

Shouse Ford provides 100 reservable modern campsites with electric hookups. The campground come with flush toilets, hot showers, water, two swimming beaches, an amphitheater and a boat ramp.

To see USACE DeGray Lake Virtual Tour, click here.

Nearby Attractions:

The DeGray Lake Resort State Park offers golf courses, tennis courts, horseback riding trails and more along the 207 miles of lake shoreline.

The Ouachita National Forest and Hot Springs National Park are both located nearby.

Activities and Amenities

Within Facility
  • Accessible Sites
  • Amphitheater
  • Beach Access
  • Birding
  • Boat Ramp
  • Boating
  • Drinking Water
  • Dump Station
  • Electric Hookups
  • Fishing
  • Flush Toilets
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding Trails
  • Playground
  • Showers
  • Swimming
  • Trails
Know Before You Go
  • Additional first come, first served campsites are available
  • 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:

SHOUSE FORD
729 CHANNEL ROAD
ARKADELPHIA  AR  71923-9364

Phone Number:

Information:  (870)246-5501