Arkansas State Parks
Flagship of the state parks system; encompasses, 2,658 acres, includes 95-foot Cedar Falls, miles of trails, scenic overlooks, camping. Mather Lodge and Restaurant renovated with expanded kitchen, 50-person conference room, new swimming pool. Cabins include 1930s Civilian Conservation Corps rustic-style; others are modern duplex designs. Choices include one-bedroom, three-bedroom, and studio cabins. The cabins are fully-equipped, and 21 include kitchens. Most of the cabins are spaced along the bluff of Cedar Creek Canyon.
Wally Scherrey, Morrilton, AR 72110
Petit Jean State Park
35 RV/Tent with W/E/S; 90 RV/Tent with W/E; 5 Fly-in Tent
I-40 Exit 108 (Morrilton) 9 miles south on Hwy. 9, then 12 miles west on Hwy. 154 - or take I-40 Exit 81 (Russellville) and go 10 miles south on Hwy. 7, then 16 miles east on Hwy. 154. (Morrilton, AR 72110)
This park on Petit Jean Mountain 1,100 feet above the Arkansas River Valley offers natural attractions including rock shelters, hiking trails, waterfalls, a fishing lake, and scenic overlooks.
Historic 24-room lodge with restaurant, cabins, gift shop, fishing and pedal boat rentals, Rent-A-Yurt, rally-style area, fly-in campground, restrooms, hot showers, dump station, pool, tennis courts, picnic sites, pavilions, snack bar, playgrounds, airport. Call 501-727-5431 (TDD) for lodge or cabin reservations. Call 501-727-5441 for campsite reservations.