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A camp site specifically designed for the cross-country traveler on the go. Just a few short miles (nearly all 4-lane blacktop) off I-40 north of Conway we have created a site designed for easy access and efficient camping. Moreover it lies at the edge of Pinnacle Springs Campground and thus offer miles of trails and river to explore if one has a little extra time. And ev

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A camp site specifically designed for the cross-country traveler on the go. Just a few short miles (nearly all 4-lane blacktop) off I-40 north of Conway we have created a site designed for easy access and efficient camping. Moreover it lies at the edge of Pinnacle Springs Campground and thus offer miles of trails and river to explore if one has a little extra time. And even if in a hurry to break ground after a night's sleep one can still explore the cascades of nearby Tanner's Pool Trail before departing in the morning.

The campsite has everything: picnic table, bench, and fire ring with grill -- even a bundle of firewood ready to burn.  And electricity, water and clean porta-potty are all readily available for your use. Instant booking allows for last minute reservations late into the night if so desired.  This camp is designed for quick in and out camping.  Approaches:

1)  Walk -- Park at the gate (small field just to the right).  Campsite is less than 100 feet away via Tanner's Pool Trail.  You can see green table and bench from gate.

2)  Drive -- If unlocked, open the gate (lift loop over post to open, close to maximize privacy and security) and drive through pine grove.  As soon as you emerge from pine grove there is a road off to your right -- follow, bearing right until you loop back to arrive at campsite -- you can park literally aside your tent.  Hint:

We strongly encourage you to explore the grounds while visiting -- Tanner's Trail which descends the hill from the campsite offers a great way to see the land and access the river.

Campsite area
Tent or RV site
1 site
Up to 4 guests per site
Up to 2 vehicles
Wheelchair access
RV Information
Campervans and Cars allowed
Vehicles under 7 meters allowed
Pull-in site
Accommodates slideouts
Surface type: grass-or-field
Surface levelness: flat
No Caravans, Fifth wheels, Toy haulers, Camper trailers, Motorhomes, Campervans, or Class C RVs
Hookups: No electricity, water, sewage, or TV connection
Generators not allowed
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Kitchen available
Picnic table available
Wifi available
No showers
Remove your rubbish
Laundry absent
Have a question? Send John a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Flexible
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 20% off

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Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking

The "back roads" of Arkansas lie just outside our door and we are frequently seen biking these roads as we shuttle ourselves ...Read more

Fishing

Let's talk fish! Cadron Creek combines the best of the Ozark highlands and the Arkansas River valley in offering a large varie...Read more

Hiking

Trails here. Trails there. Trails everywhere. We just tell guests that if it looks like a trail it probably is and if it isn...Read more

Paddling

This is what we do. Our sister enterprise -- Cadron Creek Outfitters -- is a full service boat livery offering kayak and cano...Read more

Climbing

Cadron Creek is a land of boulders and bluffs suitable for finding new routes and perfecting old ones. Within a few hundred ya...Read more

Whitewater paddling

Do we have white water? Yes we do! You'll likely see white caps from your camping site and be lulled to sleep by the sound of...Read more

Wildlife watching

Our campground is landscaped and groomed with wildlife in mind. A nesting turkey can be found in the pine grove. A family of ...Read more

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Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Tanner's I-40 Wilderness Escape in Arkansas.

Cave

Want to camp in a cave? We can make it happen as Indian Bluff House lies just across the river. You too can sleep where nativ...Read more

Forest

Our entire campground is wooded and designed by nature for hammocks and slack lines. Sun can be found -- especially out on the...Read more

Swimming hole

The best swimming holes on Cadron Creek can be found within walking distance of every campsite. Sarah's Hole with it's jumping...Read more

Waterfall

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Hipcamper Shani
Shani C.
recommends this listing.
December 3rd, 2022

John’s property is so beautiful and peaceful. He was extremely helpful.

Hipcamper Aaron

Amazing tent camping

Aaron K.
recommends this listing.
October 2nd, 2022

We had a great experience!! The area is peaceful and has plenty of room to explore!

Hipcamper Jill

Excellent find

Jill E.
recommends this listing.
September 29th, 2022

This was a great stay for van camping. We arrived late, but the property was easy to find and there were plenty of flat spots to choose from. Overnight was very quiet and we loved taking a walk on the trails by the water in the morning. 10/10 would stay again.

Hipcamper Maren
Maren S.
recommends this listing.
September 5th, 2022

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay. His property was beautiful, and my stay was thoroughly relaxing. I would definitely return.

Hipcamper Ronnie

Wonderful experience!

Ronnie B.
recommends this listing.
September 1st, 2022

Cadron Creek Outfitters is a wonderful place that brought me back to an earlier time, when cool river waters were the only relief from hot Arkansas summers, when kids swang from ropes tied to trees, when watermelons ripened and could be eaten in wet swimsuits. This place is a dream----but in this modern time a REAL dream! Thanks folks, for a wonderful experience. we will be back, again and again.

Hipcamper Niki
Niki F.
recommends this listing.
July 13th, 2022

John’s property was a great place to stay! My friend and I are Driving cross country and this was the perfect place to stop and camp on our drive. Beautiful property, wish we could have stayed longer!

Hipcamper Aneta
Aneta Z.
recommends this listing.
June 22nd, 2022

So much privacy on a weekday night. We loved this campground. One of the best camp spots I’ve ever camped at. Right on the creek to cool off during a heat wave.

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Hipcamper Jim
Jim J.
recommends this listing.
January 30th, 2022

Incredible spot to camp. Well maintained, beautiful scenery and the host is very responsive. Looking forward to returning soon.

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Hipcamper Brandi
Brandi L.
recommends this listing.
January 2nd, 2022

Great place to camp! Had fun hiking the trails and it was super peaceful and quiet! It was my dogs first camping trip and she absolutely loved it! Def want to come back again when it’s not so cold!!

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Hipcamper John
Response from John, the Host, on January 24th, 2022

Love the photos Brandi -- I had to go out and find the tree with the beetle mark tracks -- I thought I knew every tree already. Thanks for visiting!

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Property
Pinnacle Springs Cabin
State
Arkansas
Country
United States
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