U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Carter Cove is a Class A park with flush toilets, hot showers, trailer dump station, visitor protection, designated tent/trailer spaces, trash dumpster, electrical hookups, water hookups, playground, swim beach, boat launch ramps, handicapped boat access, picnic shelter and fish cleaning station. Facilities include 34 campsites with electricity and water.

For information:

Nimrod Lake Project Office, Plainview, AR  72857

Carter Cove Recreation Area & Campground

  • Campsites:

    34 RV/Tent with W/E
  • Location:

    3.5 miles east of Plainview on Hwy. 60, then 0.5 mile south on access road.
  • Attractions:

    Fishing, swimming & boating on Nimrod Lake.
  • Facilities:

    Flush toilets, hot showers, trailer dump station, visitor protection, designated tent/trailer spaces, trash dumpster, electrical hookups, water hookups, playground, swim beach, boat launch ramps, handicapped boat access, picnic shelter, fish cleaning station.
  • Pets Accepted:

    Yes

Quarry Cove Recreation Area & Campground

  • Campsites:

    31 RV/Tent with W/E
  • Location:

    8 miles east of Plainview on Hwy. 60.
  • Attractions:

    Fishing, boating & swimming on Nimrod Lake.
  • Facilities:

    Flush toilets, hot showers, trailer dump station, visitor protection, designated tent/trailer spaces, trash dumpster, electrical hookups, water hookups, playground, swim beach, boat launch ramps, picnic shelter.
  • Pets Accepted:

    Yes

River Road Recreation Area & Campground

  • Campsites:

    15 RV/Tent with W/E, 6 RV/Tent with E
  • Location:

    9 miles southeast of Ola on Hwy. 7 to access road.
  • Attractions:

    Fishing & boating on Nimrod Lake, hiking.
  • Facilities:

    Flush toilets, hot showers, trailer dump station, visitor protection, designated tent/trailer spaces, trash dumpster, electrical hookups, water hookups, playground, picnic shelter, nature trail.
  • Pets Accepted:

    Yes

Sunlight Bay Recreation Area & Campground

  • Campsites:

    29 RV/Tent with W/E
  • Location:

    0.1 miles west of Plainview on Hwy. 28, then 3.5 miles southeast on paved access road.
  • Attractions:

    Fishing & boating on Nimrod Lake.
  • Facilities:

    Flush toilets, hot showers, trailer dump station, visitor protection, designated tent/trailer spaces, trash dumpster, electrical hookups, water hookups, playground, boat launch ramps, picnic shelter, fish cleaning station.
  • Pets Accepted:

    Yes