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Season:  Most parks are open for camping from May 15 – September 15.  Sections of Choctaw, Dam Site, Devils Fork and John F. Kennedy Parks are open year round.  Payment is made via honor box during the off-season.  See individual park section below for more information.

Campsite reservations:
-          Made through the National Recreation Reservation Service at 1-877-444-6777 or www.recreation.gov.
-          60% of Sites are reservable. 
-          First reservable date for John F. Kennedy Park is 15 April 2011; last reservable date is 6 September 2011.
-          All other parks first reservable date is 15 May 2011; last reservable date 6 September 2011.
-          Reserve individual campsites 6 months ahead, group areas 360 days ahead.

Electrical outlets:  Located at all sites in John F. Kennedy, Devils Fork and Narrows Parks, and at more than half the sites in the remainder of fee parks (except Mill Creek).  Electrical outlets are operational in selected sites year round at Dam Site, John F. Kennedy and Devils Fork Parks. 

Water:  Municipal drinking water supplies all parks.   

Sewer:  No individual sewer hookups available on Greers Ferry Lake.    

Dump stations:  Located at all fee parks.

Showers:  Located at all campground parks.

Group camping:  Provided at Old Hwy 25 Parks $150.00 fee/night.  Advanced reservation required by calling 1-877-444-6777 or at www.recreation.gov.

Playgrounds:  Located in John F. Kennedy, Heber Springs, Old Highway 25, Devils Fork, Shiloh, Sugar Loaf and Choctaw Parks.  Parents please watch your children at all times.

Campgrounds

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Click here to expand contentClick here to collapse content  Cherokee
Description: : Launching Access Only.

Location: : From Drasco, AR, take Hwy 92 West 7 miles then 3 miles south on Brownsville Road. Follow signs into campground.

Address: 475 Cherokee Park Road Greers Ferry, AR. 72067

Click here to expand contentClick here to collapse content  Choctaw
Description: Campground is located on the western end of the upper lake south of Clinton, AR.

Location: : From Clinton, AR, take US 65 5 miles south to AR 330 then 3.5 miles east. Follow signs into campground.

Address: 3850 Hwy 330 East Clinton, AR 72031

Facilities: 146 campsites (78 with electric, 68 without), flush and vault toilets, showers, drinking water, trailer dump station, launching ramp, swimming area, playground, picnic shelter, and marina.

Fees: $14 for non-electric, $16 electric, $19 prime, $20 with water or 50 amp electricity.

Open: Year round; reservable season May 15– September 5.

Click here to expand contentClick here to collapse content  Cove Creek
Description: : Campground is located on the south end of the lower lake southwest of Heber Springs, AR.

Location: From Heber Springs, Arkansas, travel 6.3 miles southwest on SR 25, then 3 miles northwest on SR 16, then 1.25 miles northeast on access road. Follow signs into campground.

Address: 734 Cove Creek Road Quitman, AR. 72131

Facilities: 65 campsites (31 with electricity, 34 without), flush and vault toilets, showers, drinking water, trailer dump station, launching ramp, swimming area and picnic shelter.

Fees: $14 for non-electric, $17 electric, $19 prime.

Open: May 15 – Sep 15; first come, first served

Click here to expand contentClick here to collapse content  Dam Site
Description: Campground is located on the lake shoreline near the dam adjacent to Heber Springs, AR.

Location: From Heber Springs, AR, take Hwy 25 1/2 mile north and follow signs into the campground.

Address: 315 Heber Springs Road North Heber Springs, AR. 72543

Facilities: 163 campsites (150 with electric of which 49 will have 50 amp service, 13 without) 40 campsites have water hookups available at the site.

Fees:
$14 for non-electric, $17 electric, $19 prime, $20 with water or 50 amp electricity, $22 with water and 50 amp electricity.

Open: Year round; reservable season May 15 - Sep 5.

Click here to expand contentClick here to collapse content  Devils Fork
Description: Campground is located on the lake shoreline near Greers Ferry, AR.

Location: From Greers Ferry, AR, take SR 16 1/4 mile north and follow signs into the campground.

Address: 73 Devils Fork Road Greers Ferry, AR. 72067

Facilities: : 55 campsites with electricity, flush and vault toilets, showers, drinking water, trailer dump station, launching ramps, swimming areas, playground and picnic shelter.

Fees: $17 electric, $20 with water or 50 amp electricity

Open: Year round; reservable season May 15– September 5.

Click here to expand contentClick here to collapse content  Group Camping

Description: : Old Highway 25 has a group camp area designed for larger groups who wish to camp together.

Location: : For Old Highway 25, from Heber Springs, AR, take Hwy 25 6.25 miles north to Tumbling Shoals, AR and Hwy. 25S. Travel Hwy. 25S 3 miles west and follow signs into campground.

Facilities: Old Highway 25’s camp area B has 16 campsites (without electricity), flush toilet, drinking water, launching ramp and picnic shelter. Showers are available elsewhere in the park.

Fees: $150 per night. Reservations for these areas may be made through the National Recreation Reservation Service.

Open: Reservable season May 15 - September 15.

Click here to expand contentClick here to collapse content  Heber Springs
Description: Campground is located on the lake shoreline adjacent to Heber Springs, AR.

Location: From Heber Springs, AR, travel 2 miles west on Hwy 110, then 0.5 mile north on Park Road. Follow signs into the campground.

Address: 89 Park Road, Heber Springs, Arkansas 72543

Facilities: : 110 campsites (98 with electric, 12 without), flush and vault toilets, showers, drinking water, trailer dump station, launching ramp, swimming area, playground, picnic shelter and marina.

Fees: $14 for non-electric, $17 electric, $20 with water or 50 amp electricity.

Open: May 15 – Sep 15; reservable season May 15 – Sep 5.

Click here to expand contentClick here to collapse content  Hill Creek
Description: Campground is located on the upper lake shoreline near Greers Ferry, AR.

Location: From Drasco, AR, take Hwy 92 west 12 miles to Hwy 225. Travel Hwy 225 northwest 3 miles, then 2 miles south on Hill Creek Road. Follow signs into the campground.

Address: 474 Hill Creek Road Edgemont, AR. 72044

Facilities: 41 campsites (25 with electric, 16 without), flush and vault toilets, showers, drinking water, trailer dump station, launching ramps, swimming area, picnic shelter and marina.

Fees: $14 for non-electric, $17 electric.

Open: May 15 – Sep 15; reservable season May 15 – Sep 5.

Click here to expand contentClick here to collapse content  John F. Kennedy
Description: Campground is located on the left, descending bank of the Little Red River just below Greers Ferry Dam.

Location: From Heber Springs, AR, take Hwy 25 north 4 miles, cross dam, and turn right on the second road.

Address: 375 Hatchery Road Heber Springs, AR. 72543

Facilities: 74 campsites with electricity (13 have water hookups), flush toilets, showers, drinking water, trailer dump station, launching ramp, playground and picnic shelter.

Fees: $17 electric, $19 prime, $20 with water or 50 amp electricity.

Open: Year round; reservable season Apr 15 – Sep 5.

Click here to expand contentClick here to collapse content  Mill Creek
Description: Launching Access Only

Location: From Higden, AR, take Hwy 16 east 2 miles, then take Hwy 92 west 1 mile then north 2 miles on Mill Creek Road. Follow signs.

Address: 1450 Mill Creek Road, Higden, Arkansas 72067

Fees: None

Click here to expand contentClick here to collapse content  Narrows
Description: Campground is located near center of lake adjacent to Greers Ferry, AR.

Location: : From Greers Ferry, AR, take Hwy. 16 southwest for 1/2 miles. Follow signs into the campground.

Address: 7699, Edgemont Road Greers Ferry, AR. 72067

Facilities: 60 campsites with electricity, flush and vault toilets, showers, drinking water, trailer dump station, launching ramp, picnic shelters and marina.

Fees: $17 electric, $19 prime.

Open: May 15 – Sep 15; reservable season May 15 – Sep 5.

Click here to expand contentClick here to collapse content  Old Highway 25
Description: Campground is located on the lake shoreline 1 mile northwest of the dam.

Location: From Heber Springs, AR, take Hwy 25 6.25 miles north to Hwy. 25S. Travel Hwy. 25S 3 miles west and follow signs into campground.

Address: 1500 Old Highway 25, Tumbling Shoals, Arkansas 72581

Facilities: 125 campsites (89 with electricity, 36 without), group camp area, flush and vault toilets, showers, drinking water, trailer dump station, launching ramp, swimming area, playground and picnic shelters.

Fees: $14 for non-electric, $17 electric, $19 prime, $20 with water or 50 amp electricity, group camp area $150/night.

Open: May 15 – Sep 15; reservable season May 15– Sep 5.

Click here to expand contentClick here to collapse content  Shiloh
Description: Campground is located on the mid-lake shoreline south of Greers Ferry, AR.

Location: From Greers Ferry, AR, travel 3.5 miles southeast on Hwy. 110, and follow signs into the campground.

Address: 1350 Shiloh Road Greers Ferry, AR. 72067

Facilities: 116 campsites (60 with electricity, 56 without), group camp area, flush and vault toilets, showers, drinking water, trailer dump station, launching ramp, swimming area, playground, picnic shelter and marina.

Fees: $14 for non-electric, $17 electric, $19 prime, group camp area $150/night.

Open: May 15 – Sep 15; reservable season May 15– Sep 5.

Click here to expand contentClick here to collapse content  Sugar Loaf
Description: Campground is located on the upper lake 4 miles west of Greers Ferry, AR.

Location: Sugar Loaf is 12 miles northeast of Bee Branch on State Hwy 92, then 1.5 miles west on State Hwy 337.

Address: 1389 Resort Road Higden, AR 72067

Facilities: : 95 campsites (56 with electricity, 39 without), flush and vault toilets, showers, drinking water, trailer dump station, launching ramp, swimming area, playground, picnic shelter and marina.

Fees: $14 for non-electric, $17 electric, $19 prime.

Open: May 15 – Sep 15; reservable season May 15 – Sep 5.