Description

Time to bring your fishing gear back to life on the 30 miles of scenic shoreline at Bear Creek Lake Recreation Area. This place was meant for recreat’n. Visitors indulge in swimming in the cool waters, canoeing through the placid lake, or hanging at the beach with a mouthwatering picnic spread. Cast your line in hopes of hooking some trophy largemouth bass, red-eyed bream, and channel catfish. Break in your boots on miles of scenic trails. At the end of the day, pitch your tent, get cozy by the campfire, and toast to Mother Nature.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers
31 sites
Up to guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Amenities
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Boating
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
Wind sports
Climbing
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Bear Creek Lake Recreation Area.

Beach
Cave
Forest
Hot spring
Lake
River, stream, or...
Swimming hole
Waterfall
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The vibe at Bear Creek Lake Recreation Area

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October 6th, 2017
Park
Ozark-St. Francis National Forests
State
Arkansas
Country
United States
Phone Number
870-295-4040.
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
34.712° N, 90.694° W
Unknown price
Tent / Van: 31 Sites
(Up to people per site)

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