Brady Mountain Campground

Brady Mountain Campground delights visitors with its family-friendly facilities, fabulous views and idyllic placement on Arkansas's Lake Ouachita. The lake attracts visitors who come for the crystal clear waters and bountiful fishing opportunities. Lake Ouachita sits in the heart of the Ouachita Mountains, just 10 miles west of Hot Springs National Park. The lake stems from the Ouachita River and boasts 690 miles of shoreline with over 200 islands.  A unique way to explore the lake is to follow the Geo-Float Trail, coined as the first water-based interpretive trail included in the National Trails System. The self-guided boat tour leads visitors on a 16-mile trip to see incredible geologic features as it stretches from the Spillway Recreation Area to Brady Mountain Recreation Area.  Hikers enjoy the scenic land-based nature trail accessible from the campground. Boating, fishing and scuba diving among the remains of the flooded mountain valley are also popular here. 

Of the 74 campsites, 57 have electric hookups.

Activities and Amenities Within Facility :

  • Accessible Flush Toilets
  • Boat Ramp
  • Dump Station
  • Horse Trail
  • Horseback Riding Trails
  • Interpretive Trails
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restroom
  • Showers
  • Swimming


From Hot Springs, AR: Take US 270 west approximately 10 miles to Brady Mountain Access Road. Turn right and follow access road 6 miles north to the park.

Contact Brady Mountain Campground

1320 Brady Mountain Overlook
Royal, Arkansas  71968
Phone: (501) 760-1146


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  • Arkansas