The Visitor Center is located in Lake Dardanelle State Park, walking distance from the Marina. Lake Dardanelle State Park features a new, multi-million dollar Visitor's and Aquatic Center!
Play Volleyball right at the waters' edge. We even supply the volleyballs! Then go for a dip and cool off.
Fantastic playground in the park, with swings, slides and climbing areas for kids to play on. And trees to sit under and cool off after a busy morning playing volleyball or shopping in nearby Russellville! There is a picnic area so you can enjoy the day. And later on you can rent a kayak or a bicycle and go for a ride. Or go borrow one of the "loaner" fishing poles the park offers and catch a fish.
And all of this is inside the park grounds!
There are also plenty of things to do in nearby Russellville, which is only 3 miles from the park.
The Collectors Gallery in Russellville is a beautiful 28,000 sq. ft. building full of antiques, collectibles and gifts. They have over 250 booths!
The Main Street Russellville Downtown Fall Festival in October features a Chili Cook Off. The Valley Fest in early June draws over 25,000 with BBQ and live music.
If you are feeling adventurous, North Little Rock is only an hour and 15 minutes away. The Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum is home to the USS Razorback, the longest serving submarine in the world. Or you can go for a ride the Arkansas Queen Riverboat.
If wine tasting is more your style, head to the Wine Country
ATV trail riding more your style? The Ozark National Forest has a multi-trail system that has some of the best riding around. A couple of our campers that stay here have raved about the trail riding. The Brock Creek trail has over 42 miles of trails for ATV's, dirt bikers, mountain bikers and horseback riders. Check out this link BROCK CREEK TRAIL for more information on this trail.
MOCCASIN GAP TRAIL is in a mix of hardwoods and pines with streams and small waterfalls to enjoy while riding the trails.