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Davidsonville Historic State Park

Ghost structures show the history of historic Davidsonville
Ghost structures show the history of historic Davidsonville
Fishing at Davidsonville Historic State Park
Fishing is a favorite past time at Davidsonville Historic State Park
Camping at Davidsonville Historic State Park
Camping at Davidsonville Historic State Park
Park exhibits and interpretive tours provide information about this important frontier town
Park exhibits and interpretive tours provide information about this important frontier town
Fall at Davidsonville Historic State Park
Fall at Davidsonville Historic State Park
Living history at Davidsonville Historic State Park
Living history at Davidsonville Historic State Park
Davidsonville Historic State Park
Davidsonville Historic State Park
Take a beautiful hike at Davidsonville Historic State Park
Take a beautiful hike at Davidsonville Historic State Park
Camping at Davidsonville Historic State Park
Camping at Davidsonville Historic State Park
Fall camping at Davidsonville Historic State Park
Fall camping at Davidsonville Historic State Park
Ghost structure at Davidsonville Historic State Park
Ghost structure at Davidsonville Historic State Park
Davidsonville Historic State Park
Davidsonville Historic State Park

What to know

Frontier history and modern-day recreation merge at Davidsonville, once home to Arkansas’s first post office and one of the earliest courthouses. Little of Davidsonville’s existence is evident above ground; archeological excavations here are still uncovering streets, foundations, and artifacts. Fishing is a major activity here as the park borders the Black River and a fishing lake. Pedal boats are available for rent. The new visitor center features a replica 1820s hunter-trapper flatboat, audio tour, and a display of historic finds from archeological digs. Trails, picnic areas, and a newly renovated campground with 20 campsites add to the amenities.

Make Your Reservation

Picnic Area, Restrooms, Open Pavilion

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For reservations and more information, please contact the park at 870-892-4708 or [email protected]
Per Day: $74.00

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Boats

14 ft. Fishing Boat
Daily Rate: $17.00
Half-daily Rate: $11.00

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Pedal Boat
Hourly Rate: $6.00

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Canoe

Canoe Trip (includes haul back)
Daily Rate: $30.00

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Canoe, Solo Kayak

Solo Kayak/Canoe
Daily Rate: $17.00
Half-daily Rate: $11.00
Hourly Rate: $6.00

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8047 Hwy. 166 South
Pocahontas, AR 72455
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