Park Detail

Arkansas State Parks

This 732-acre park lies both above and below massive Bull Shoals Dam. Facilities stretch along the White River with camping (including Rent-an-RV and Rent-a-Camp), pavilions, marina/store, hiking/mountain bike trails and interpretive programs. Along the lakeshore, the day-use park offers picnic sites and playgrounds, plus a nature trail. James A. Gaston Visitor Center features state-of-the-art exhibits, aquariums, a gift shop, theater, barrier-free hiking trail and observation tower.

For information:

Tracy King, 153 Dam Overlook Lane, Bull Shoals, AR  72619

Bull Shoals-White River State Park (A-5)

  • Campsites:

    34 RV/Tent with W/E/S; 49 RV/Tent with W/E; 20 RV/Tent with no hookups
  • Location:

    6 miles north of Mountain Home on Hwy. 5, then 8 miles west on Hwy. 178. (Bull Shoals, AR 72619)
  • Attractions:

    In the Ozark Mountains on the White River above and below Bull Shoals Dam, this park features riverside campsites. The White River is one of mid-America’s most renowned trout streams. Bull Shoals Lake is popular for lunker bass, bream, crappie and catfish fishing and all water sports.
  • Facilities:

    Restrooms; hot showers; dump station; marina/store; boat ramp; boat, motor, canoe and kayak rentals; Rent-A-Camp; Rent-An-RV; visitor center with gift shop, exhibits, multi-media meeting rooms; hiking trails; mountain bike trails; picnic sites; pavilions; playgrounds.
  • Accessible?:

    Handicap Accessible
  • Pets Accepted:

    Yes

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