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#26 of 100 state parks in Arkansas

Best trails in Lake Dardanelle State Park

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Explore the most popular trails in Lake Dardanelle State Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description

Lake Dardanelle is actually a reservoir located on the Arkansas River. All that water makes for some excellent fishing, which is why this is one of the major bass fishing tournament sites. There are two different park areas on the lake. In the Russellville area there is a fishing weigh-in pavilion, that is an incredible staging area for tournaments. The main park also features a trail, kayaks, and biking. _________ HOURS: * Interpretive programs available year-round Visitor Center: Open all year Jan. - Dec. Sun. - Sat. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. With the following exception: May 1 - Sept. 2 Fri. & Sat. 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Tournament Weigh-In Pavilion: Open all year Campground/Picnic Area: Open all year Area C Bathhouse open year round Boat ramp open year round Free swimming at beach. NO LIFEGUARD - SWIM AT YOUR OWN RISK Swimming area restroom open daily Mar. 1 - Nov. 30 Yell County Day Use: Open all year Jan. - Dec. Sun. - Sat. 8 a.m. - One hour after sunset Boat Dock: Privately owned. Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day & noon Christmas Eve through Christmas Day

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Map of trails in Lake Dardanelle State Park
Park information
Acreage:
34,300 acres
Contact
479-967-5516
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Top trails (1)
#1 - Meadowbrook Self-guided Trail
Lake Dardanelle State Park
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 20 m