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Lake Poinsett State Park

Arkansas State Parks

Thirty-one Arkansas state parks provide campgrounds. Campsite choices range from primitive hike-in tent sites to those with water, electric and sewer hookups. Located throughout the state, the parks showcase the diversity of Arkansas’s geography and scenery. Campsites are available by reservation or on a first come basis. Reservations can be made in person and by telephone at each park, or booked online at A non-refundable reservation fee is required to confirm campsite reservation. A nightly fee is charged per site. It is necessary to register at the park visitor center before occupying a campsite. Pets are allowed in campgrounds but must remain on leash.

For information:

Keith Covington, 5752 State Park Lane, Harrisburg, AR  72432

Lake Poinsett State Park (C-8)

  • Campsites:

    26 RV/Tent with W/E; 3 Tent
  • Location:

    1 mile east of Harrisburg on Hwy. 14, then 3 miles south on Hwy. 163. (Harrisburg, AR 72432)
  • Attractions:

    This park is on Lake Poinsett, a 640-acre fishing lake atop Crowley’s Ridge in northeast Arkansas.
  • Facilities:

    Visitor center with gift shop, restrooms, hot showers, dump station, picnic sites, pavilion, hiking trails, playground. Boat, canoe and kayak rentals.
  • Accessible?:

    Handicap Accessible
  • Pets Accepted:


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