Special Notices

Special Notices

State Parks Director's Office

Although caves at Devil's Den State Park and Withrow Springs State Park are closed to the public as state and federal agencies work to protect these caves and the bat species that inhabit them from White-nose Syndrome, Arkansas's show caves are open for business. These seven caves in the Ozarks include Blanchard Springs Caverns, operated by the U.S. Forest Service, and these privately-operated caverns: Bull Shoals, Cosmic Caverns, Mystic Caverns, Old Spanish Treasure Cave, Onyx Cave, and War Eagle Cavern. Information on these caverns can be found at: www.arkansas.com/things-to-do/caves/.




Bull Shoals-White River State Park

Bull Shoals-White River State Park would like to advise our guests that will be arriving Thursday, April 28, that the Bull Shoals Dam will be closed to traffic from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Please plan your trip to enter the campground through State Hwy 5 North or State Hwy 126 (by Gassville) depending on which direction you are coming from. We hope you have a safe trip here and we look forward to seeing you at the Camper Registration Center when you arrive. GPS coordinates to the campground: 36.3512,-92.5887


Jacksonport State Park

The boat ramp at Jacksonport State Park is closed temporarily due to flooding. All of our other facilities are open. Please call the park for updates: 870-523-2143.


Moro Bay State Park

All of our cabins, boats, and pavilions are available to rent. However, our campgrounds are closed for renovations. The renovations only affect the campgrounds. Please call the park for updates: 870-463-8555.


Mount Nebo State Park

No campers or RVs over 24 feet are permitted. Highway 155 West is only one way with 11 switchbacks and up to an 18% grade. Please contact the park for more information.


Lake Catherine State Park

The Nature Cabin at Lake Catherine State Park is closed for renovations. Contact the park for updates: 501-844-4176.


Devil's Den State Park

The Ridge Runner Cafe and store at Devil's Den State Park is closed temporarily due to a fire. Please contact the park for updates: 479-761-3325.