Old Post Road

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. 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. 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.

Activities and Amenities Within Facility :

  • Accessible Flush Toilets
  • Baseball Fields
  • Boat Ramp
  • Boating
  • Drinking Water
  • Dump Station
  • Electric Hookups
  • Fishing
  • Picnic Shelters
  • Playground
  • Showers
  • Soccer Fields
  • Tennis Courts


From SR-7, take Lock and Dam Road for one mile and follow signs into campground.

Contact Old Post Road

1063 Lock and Dam Road
Russellville, Arkansas  72802
Phone: (479) 968-7962


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