Arkansas State Parks
645-acre spring-fed lake offers fishing for bass, crappie, bream and catfish. The park features campsites, rental RV, Rent-A-Yurt, swim beach, pavilion, playground, picnic sites, interpretive programs and nature trails.
Randall Watts , Powhatan, AR 72458
Lake Charles State Park
24 RV/Tent with W/E/S; 37 RV/Tent with W/E
8 miles northwest of Hoxie on U.S. 63, then 6 miles south on Hwy. 25.
This park is in the foothills of the Ozark Mountains on Lake Charles, a 645-acre fishing and swimming lake. Anglers will find good fishing for crappie, bass, bream and catfish throughout the seasons.
Swimming beach, restrooms, hot showers, dump station, Rent-An-RV, picnic sites, pavilion, boat ramp, nature center (open seasonally), playground and four hiking trails. Park interpretive programs include lake tours and guided kayak adventures.