Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park [X] Lake Dardanelle Region North Central Northwest Park Activity Trail Type Trail Difficulty Author Heather Johnson Jason Baumgartner Sasha Bowles [X] Megan Ayres Moore Date Published February 2021 November 2020 [X] May 2020 [X] April 2020 Photo Essay: Life Below Lake Dardanelle May 2020 ⁄ Megan Ayres Moore What lives in a lake? If you are like most of us, your first thoughts were fish, snakes, and turtles. Believe it or not, that’s only a small part of the life below Lake Dardanelle! Lake Dardanelle State Park Sunset Apr 2020 ⁄ Megan Ayres Moore Lake Dardanelle State Park sits along the edge of Lake Dardanelle, a 34,300-acre reservoir on the Arkansas River. Lake Dardanelle’s diverse habitats in and around the lake will surround you in natural beauty and a top-notch fishery. Enjoy this sunset view from the Lake Dardanelle State Park Visitor Center.