Park Detail

Arkansas State Parks

Historic 1872 courthouse with unique exhibits that interpret the trade, travel, steamboat transportation and history of the area. Other facilities include campground, pavilion, playground, picnic area, swim beach, wildflower conservation area, Tunstall Riverwalk Trail and boat ramp access to the White River.

For information:

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.
  • 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:

    Yes

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