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Jacksonport 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.

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Mark Ballard, 205 Avenue Street, Newport, AR  72075

Jacksonport State Park (C-7)

  • Campsites:

    20 RV/Tent with W/E
  • Location:

    From Newport, 3 miles north on Hwy. 69. (Newport, AR 72112)
  • Attractions:

    The park offers an interpretive museum experience that explores the 1800s river port of Jacksonport and steamboating on the White River.
  • Facilities:

    Restrooms, hot showers, dump station, boat ramp, picnic sites, pavilion, swimming beach on the White River, playground, 1/2-mile walking trail, courthouse museum.
  • Accessible?:

    Handicap Accessible
  • Pets Accepted:


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