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Old Post Road

Dardanelle Lake



Old Post Road is a popular campground on Dardanelle Lake, offering boating, fishing, biking, hiking, birding and many other outdoor activities. The campground has 37 reservable campsites with water and electric hookups, and features playgrounds, picnic areas and a boat ramp. The lake spans 40,000 acres and is surrounded by the Ozark and Ouachita National Forests, with easy access to nearby Holla Bend National Wildlife Refuge.


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Old Post Road is a camping hotspot at Dardanelle Lake, with numerous opportunities for boating, biking, hiking and birding.

The river valley is a favorite winter destination for bald eagles.


Boating and fishing are the top activities, and a boat ramp is provided for convenient lake access.

Soccer and baseball fields and tennis courts offer additional recreation opportunities, and a biking trail also starts at the campground.


The 37 reservable campsites offer have water and electric hookups. A playground and multiple picnic areas make the park perfect for families and parties.

Natural Features

Perched between the Ozark and Ouachita National Forests, Dardanelle Lake creates an excellent setting for nature lovers. The lake, sourced by the Arkansas River, spans 40,000 acres and boasts 315 miles of shoreline. A variety of hardwoods surround the lake shore.

Nearby Attractions

The nearby Holla Bend National Wildlife Refuge offers excellent wildlife viewing and photography.
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Campground Matrix

Set alerts at more campgrounds to increase your odds of getting a place to stay! Below is a list of the closest campgrounds supported on Campflare. Or, view all campgrounds in Dardanelle Lake.

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