Lake Dardanelle State Park, Dardanelle

#35 of 85 in Nature in Arkansas
Lake Dardanelle State Park is located on two sites, one in Russellville, Arkansas and one in Dardanelle, Arkansas, on the 34,300-acre Lake Dardanelle.
The Russellville Area site features a visitor center with aquariums, natural and cultural history displays, classrooms and a gift shop. There is a barrier-free fishing pier and a fishing tournament weigh-in pavilion that is used for the many fishing tournaments held at the park. There are 74 campsites and an outdoor amphitheater. The Dardanelle Area site features 18 camp sites.
Both sites include picnic facilities, boat ramps, pavilions, playgrounds and dump stations.
The park's staff offer many interpretive programs, including guided hikes, nature talks, kayaking, lake tours and demonstrations, evening slide shows and movies.
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  • We love this State Park. I've been camping here for the last 30 years and it constantly improves. We have a lovely camp site perfect for adults and grandchild alike. Looking forward to the rest of our...  more »
  • Wonderful campground it’s kept up to a natural state not golf course / KOA it’s a natural area. Good bank fishing, docks , marina , boat access is easy, several full hookups 50amp, interesting check i...  more »
  • Enjoy watching the campers and the bass tournaments. I live close by. I think the park is well taken care of. Clean. The guys working around the park are very nice. Tell them thanks.
  • This place is a must to go wether your visiting or want to have some relaxing time in company or by yourself. It has an small indoor aquarium, beautiful view. Some paint and arts are exhibit in the room besides the aquarium. Enjoy the sunset at this place and you won’t be disappointed.

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