Cossatot River State Park-Natural Area

The park extends for 12 miles along the wild and scenic Cossatot River and offers some of the state’s most challenging whitewater; for experienced kayakers and canoeists only. Flow levels dependent upon rainfall. Visitor center with nature exhibits and gift shop. 20 miles of hiking trails, picnic sites, campsites with no hookups.
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1980 Ark. 278 West
Wickes, AR 71973
Facilities & Features:
  • Units/Rooms: 22
  • No Smoking
  • Recreation
  • Pets Accepted Pets Accepted
  • Picnic Area
  • Kid Friendly
  • Accessible Handicap Accessible
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Campground Details
  • Campsites:
    22 Tent with no hookups
  • Facilities:
    Restrooms, picnic sites hiking trails, visitor center with exhibits, a wildlife observation room, meeting, classroom/lab rooms, gift shop.
    * NOTE: Because flow levels are dependent upon rainfall, no floater services are available on the Cossatot River.
  • Attractions:
    Cossatot River State Park-Natural Area extends for 12 miles along the wild and scenic Cossatot River. The river forms Cossatot Falls, a rugged, rocky canyon that challenges experienced canoeists and kayakers with Class IV and V rapids during high water seasons. Outdoor enthusiasts can also enjoy hiking, swimming and fishing.

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