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Lake Fort Smith State Park

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Rent a kayak at the park marina and explore 1,490-acre Lake Fort Smith...
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Stay in one of our fully-equipped Lake Fort Smith State Park cabins...
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Lake Fort Smith State Park Visitor Center...
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Camping at Lake Fort Smith State Park...
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Go on a guided hike at Lake Fort Smith State Park...
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Lake Fort Smith State Park marina...
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Stay in one of our fully-equipped cabins...
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Lake Fort Smith State Park swimming pool...
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Hiking at Lake Fort Smith State Park...
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Have your family reunion or event at one of our pavilions...
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Mountain Biking at Lake Fort Smith State Park...
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Fall is a beautiful time to visit Lake Fort Smith State Park...
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The Wild Turkey Lodge at Lake Fort Smith State Park can sleep up to 28 persons...

What to know

A beautiful multi-use area on the banks of Lake Fort Smith, this is a scenic, well-maintained park in the Boston Mountain Valley of the Ozarks with camping, fishing, kayaking, hiking, and mountain biking. For backpackers, it is the western terminus of the 240-mile Ozark Highlands Trail. The park offers 30 campsites (20 Class AAA and 10 Class B), 10 cabins, a swimming pool, marina with boat rentals, pavilion, picnic sites, and group facilities including a dining hall and two group lodges with full-size kitchens. The visitor center houses a replica pioneer log cabin and covered wagon with exhibits and programs on the area’s early history. Park interpreters lead guests on nature hikes and lake tours year-round. (Swimming, water skiing, stand-up paddle boarding, and jet skiing, are not allowed on the lake.

Make Your Reservation

Full Service Cabins
The full service cabins at Lake Fort Smith State Parks have all the amenities guests need for relaxing getaway, including satellite television, heat and air conditioning, full kitchens with cookware and dinnerware. Linen's are provided in these cabins. Outdoor seating is also provided.
  • One Bedroom (dog friendly) — Cabin #: 2
  • One Bedroom — Cabin #: 5, 6, 7
  • One Bedroom ADA — Cabin #: 1
  • Two Bedroom ADA — Cabin #: 4
  • Two Bedroom Cabin — Cabin #: 3, 8, 9, 10
Group Lodge with Kitchenette
Lake Fort Smith State Park has two modern group lodges with a capacity of 23 - 32 people. There is also one dining hall available, a full kitchen is included (this is not a restaurant). Each lodge has a kitchenette and counselor suites. Linens are available upon request for $8.00 per person.Please call 479-369-2469, option 2 for more information and to make reservations. Reservations can be made up to 2 years in advance.
One Group Lodge Per Night: $350.00
Group Dining Hall : $330.00
One Lodge Plus Group Dining Hall : $550.00
Counselor Suite (when not utilized by groups): $200.00

Meeting Rooms, Visitor Center, Restrooms

Visitor Center Meeting Room
For reservations and more information, please contact the park at 479-369-2469 or [email protected]
Per Use: $125.00

Open Pavilion

Standard Pavilion
For reservations and more information, please contact the park at 479-369-2469 or [email protected]
Per Day: $70.00

Boats

16 ft Boat with 9.9 hp Motor (Includes trolling motor, battery and one tank of fuel)
Daily Rate: $85.00
Half-daily Rate: $53.00
17 ft. Bass Boat with 50 hp Motor
Daily Rate: $125.00
Half-daily Rate: $90.00
18 ft. Party Barge with 50hp Motor
Daily Rate: $230.00
Half-daily Rate: $170.00
22 ft. Party Barge with 90 h.p.
Daily Rate: $255.00
Half-daily Rate: $190.00
25 ft. Party Barge w/ 115 hp motor
Daily Rate: $320.00
Half-daily Rate: $250.00

Solo Kayak

Kayak - Solo
Daily Rate: $22.00
Half-daily Rate: $17.00
Hourly Rate: $9.00

Tandem Kayak

Kayak - Tandem or Canoe
Daily Rate: $27.00
Half-daily Rate: $19.00
Hourly Rate: $12.00

Pedal Boat

Pedal Boat
Daily Rate: $27.00
Half-daily Rate: $17.00
Hourly Rate: $9.00

Boat Slip

Transient Slip
Daily Rate: $13.00
Weely Rate: $65.00

Pool

Pool
Pool is open seasonally from Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend. Cabin guest receive free entry.
Age 6 and up: $5.00
Age 2 through 5: $4.00
20 Admission Pass: $75.00
15458 Shepard Springs Road
Mountainburg, AR 72946-0004
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