Special Notice

Reservation System to Get Upgrade

Guests of Arkansas State Parks will soon see an improved reservation system available later this month. In order for us to make the upgrade, the reservation system will be offline July 15-29, 2019. No future reservations will be taken during this timeframe. Existing reservations made before July 15 will be carried over into the new system. 

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Lake Dardanelle State Park

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Dramatic sunsets are a "thing" at Lake Dardanelle State Park...
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Park interpreters will connect you to natural resources of Lake Dardanelle State Park...
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Camping at Lake Dardanelle State Park...
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Fishing pier is not only great for fishing, but also catching amazing sunsets...
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Camping at Lake Dardanelle State Park...
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Lake Dardanelle State Park is perfect for school field trips...
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Birding is popular at Lake Dardanelle State Park ...
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Lake Dardanelle State Park's visitor center is an exploration zone...
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Fishing at Lake Dardanelle State Park...
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Lake Dardanelle State Park hosts upwards of 50 fishing tournaments a year...
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The visitor center is a discovery center ...

What to know

This park is located in two areas on Lake Dardanelle, a 34,300-acre reservoir on the Arkansas River. The main site is in Russellville where you’ll find the Sport Fishing Weigh-in Pavilion, a fishing pier, boardwalk, trail, and visitor center with five aquariums and the Lakeview Room meeting facility. It’s also a National Park Service-certified site on the Trail of Tears water route. Park interpreters lead a variety of programs and lake tours. There are 57 campsites in the Russellville area of the park (16 Class AAA, 14 Class AA, and 27 Class B) with 18 Class B sites in the Dardanelle area of the park.

Make Your Reservation

Class AAA - Water/50 Amp/Sewer
Class AA - Water/30 Amp/Sewer
Class B - Water/30 Amp

Meeting Rooms, Restrooms

Sport Fishing Facility
For reservations and more information, please contact the park at 479-967-5516 or [email protected]
Meeting Room and Tournament Facilities per day: $105.00
Meeting Room Only Per Day: $90.00
Meeting Room Only Per 1/2 Day: $50.00

Meeting Rooms, Visitor Center, Restrooms

Visitor Center Meeting Room with Catering Kitchen
For reservations and more information, please contact the park at 479-967-5516 or [email protected]
Per Day: $360.00
Per Use: $180.00

Open Pavilion

Standard Pavilion
For reservations and more information, please contact the park at 479-967-5516 or [email protected]
Per Day: $70.00

Solo Kayak

Solo Kayak
Daily Rate: $18.00
Half-daily Rate: $10.00
Hourly Rate: $7.50

Tandem Kayak

Tandem Kayak
Daily Rate: $25.00
Half-daily Rate: $15.00
Hourly Rate: $8.00
2428 Marina Rd
Russellville, AR 72802
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