Camping in Northwest Arkansas? Enjoy a fun-filled day, the campfire under the stars, the laughter, and the beautiful experience of being in nature, because there is nothing quite like camping.

Imagine, if you will, having a group of friends and family together and finding the perfect spot under the trees close to a swimming or fishing hole. Everyone has enjoyed a fun-filled day, the campfire under the stars, the laughter, the sharing and the beautiful experience of being this close to nature. Is there anything quite like the smell of campfire coffee or bacon cooking over an open fire?

There are several areas to choose from including Beaver Lake camping areas, Devils Den, Buffalo National River camping and more.

Below are the top tent/rv camping spots in Northwest Arkansas. Hurry, find one and enjoy!

Eureka Springs

Dam Site at Beaver Lake
Campsites: 48 RV/Tent with electricity
Location: Nine miles west of Eureka Springs on U.S. Highway 62, then 2 1/2 miles South on paved access road State 187.
Facilities: Flush toilets, water, boat ramp, showers, trailer dump station,
overlook, pavilion, swimming.
Fees:  30-amp Site $20.00, 50-amp site $21.00 Peak Season April 1- Oct 31st $20.00 – $23.00
Contact: (479) 253-5828

Dam Site Below Beaver Lake on White River
Campsites: 55 RV/Tent with electricity
Location: 9 miles west of Eureka Springs on U.S. 62, then 2.5 miles south on paved access road Hwy. 187 to dam.
Facilities: Vault and flush toilets, water, boat ramp, heated showers, trailerdump station, swimming, picnic area and playground.
Fee: Peak Season April 1-Oct 31 $20-23.00
Contact: (479) 253-5866

Eureka Springs KOA
15020 AR-187, Eureka Springs, AR 72631
Campsites: 21 Full RV, 17 Tent with Water and Electric and 20 Primitive
Tent Sites
Directions: 4 miles west of Eureka Springs on Hwy 62, Left at 187 S, then 1 mile on left. From I-49 (Rogers) take Exit 86 (Hwy 62) go approximately 37 miles to Hwy 187 S at Exxon then 1 mile on left.
Facilities: Firepits/grills – All Sites, game room, hiking trail, kamp K9, basketball, swimming pool, playground, WiFi Hotspot in game room and a stationary RV rental,
Fees: Rv $36 – $41, Tent $20 – $22, Cabins $55 – $70, Stationary Rv $75 – $83
Contact: (479) 253-8036

Garfield

Lost Bridge North Beaver Lake
Campsites: 48 RV/Tent with electricity
Directions: 5 miles southeast of Garfield on Hwy. 127. From Rogers, Arkansas, take Highway 62 east for about 13 miles to Garfield. Turn right on Highway 127 and continue for 6 miles. Turn left on Marina Road and follow signs to the park.
Facilities: Vault and flush toilets, heated showers, water, boat dock and launching ramp, trailer dump station, fire rings, picnic areas, drinking water, youth group camp area, playground and 2 hiking trails.
Fee: Peak Season April 1 – Sept 29th $20.00 – 25.00
Contact: (479) 359-3312

Fayetteville

Devil’s Den Camping
Campsites: 150 camping sites – many have electrical, water and sewer
hook ups
Location: 11333 W. AR Hwy. 74 West Fork, AR
Facilities: Flush toilets, water, showers, dump station, swimming, picnic area, park cafe, horse camp, hiking trails, caves, group tent camping, park store, canoe rentals, pedal boat rental, pool and a laundry facility.
Fee: Camping rates start at $12.00 – $32.00 per day
Contact: (479) 761-3325

Rogers

Beaver Lake Hide-A-Way
Campsites: 60 RV and 80 tent sites
Location: From Interstate I-49, take exit #86. Follow Hwy 12 East through Rogers and across the bridge over Beaver Lake about 10 miles, then turn left on Hwy 303 North to the Rocky Branch community and go 3.3 miles. The park will be on the east (right) side of the road.
Facilities: Full service RV hookups, tent sites near restrooms and hot showers, laundry facilities, swimming pool (in season), general store, covered pavilion, playground, hiking trails and a boat dock. This is a family owned camping ground.
Fees: Campsites $20, RV Hookups $24 for 30 amp and $26 for 50 amp.
Contact: Reservations & Information: (479) 925-1333

Horseshoe Bend
Campsites: East & West 187 campsites, RV/Tent
Location: Eight miles east of Rogers on State 94, Take Ext. 83 off Interstate49 and go as far as you can go.
Facilities: Electrical hookups, boat dock and ramp, water, restrooms, swimming, showers, dump station, playground, fire rings, picnic areas, drinking water and flush toilets
Fees: $4 per vehicle for day use, Campsites $20 – $23 depending on
amp and water
Contact: Reservations: (877) 444-6777; Horseshoe Bend Information: (479) 925-2561

Monte Ne Family Campground RV Park & Cabins
Campsites: 70 RV sites 12 tent sites and 5 cabins
Location: From Jct I-49 & Exit 83 (New Hope Rd/Hwy 94E), E 7 mi on New Hope Rd/Hwy 94E, E 2 mi on Hwy 94E (Do not take 94S)
Facilities: This park has a cove on the lake and offers wifi to its guests. All sites have city water, sewer and electric hookups. There are shaded tent sites with water and electric available. The restroom facilities include hot showers. There are climate-controlled laundry facilities.
Fees: $25.00 Nightly RV full hook up open year round. Tent Fee 20.00
water and electric. Cabin rental for $75.00 + tax (2 night minimum)
Contact: Site Information: (479) 925-1265

Prairie Creek
Campsites: 111 RV/Tent with electricity and water
Location: 4 miles east of Rogers on Hwy. 12, then 1 mile on Park Road.
Facilities: Vault and flush toilets, water, heated showers, boat dock and ramp, trailer and marine dump stations, swimming, picnic area, 2 pavilions, playground, hiking trail. (Open April 1 -Oct. 31)
Fees: Day user fee charged. Fees: $4 per vehicle day use fee, Campsites: $20 for 30 amp, $23 for 50 amp. 50% off with America The Beautiful card.
Contact: Reservations: (877) 444-6777, Site Information: (479) 925-3957

Buffalo River Camping
Beautiful Buffalo River Camping is also nearby with multiple camp locations. For more information contact: https://www.buffaloriver.com/buffalo-river-camping/ , and the Corps of Engineers at 479-636-1210 or log onto www.Recreation.gov to check campsite availability.

Honorable Mention

Blanchard Springs
Campsites: 31 tent sites
Location: Ark. 14 West, Fifty Six, AR 72533
Facilities: Grills and tables, flush toilets and hot showers, waste station and potable water. Swimming and wading allowed in Sylamore Creek. Hiking and biking trails.
Fees: Camping rates start at $10 per day. Contact: (479) 359-3312

 

NWA Top 10 Camping Spots

Northwest Arkansas Top 10 Camping Spots