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Lake Fort Smith State Park

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Ten fully equipped cabins include wood-burning fireplace in great room, high definition satellite television; each cabin has a large elevated deck with a wooded view; ground level includes a picnic table and grill. Two group lodges with kitchenettes; picnic sites, a pavilion, swimming pool, marina with boat rentals, double lane boat launch ramp; campground; playground; hiking trails, and visitor center with an exhibit gallery, a meeting/classroom and patio with an outdoor wood-burning fireplace and lake view. The park serves as the western terminus of the 180-mile Ozark Highlands National Recreation Trail. Pets must be leashed at all times.

For information:

Ron Gossage, PO Box 4, Mountainburg, AR  72946-0004

Lake Fort Smith State Park (C-2)

  • Campsites:

    20 RV/Tent with W/E/S; 10 RV/Tent with W/E
  • Location:

    Take I-49 Exit #29 at Mountainburg and go east on Hwy. 282 for 1.8 miles to U.S. 71. Go north 7.5 miles to Hwy. 400 (Shepard Springs Road), then go east on Hwy. 400 two miles. (Mountainburg, AR 72946)
  • Facilities:

    The park offers ten cabins, two group lodges with kitchenettes and a nearby dining hall, picnic sites, a pavilion, playground, swimming pool, marina with boat rentals, and a visitor center with interactive exhibits and meeting/classroom.
  • Pets Accepted:


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