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Bull Shoals Dam

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153 Dam Overlook Ln, Bull Shoals, AR 72619
+1 870-445-3629
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Beautiful

The Visitor Centre is very interesting, there is a small gift shop as well as a lot of historical... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Copsrule
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Man made beauty

Dam is beautiful on both river and lake side. Vistor center view is exceptional. Tour of inside... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2017
BigGuy54
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Flippin, Arkansas
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153 Dam Overlook Ln, Bull Shoals, AR 72619
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Visitor Centre is very interesting, there is a small gift shop as well as a lot of historical detail regarding the dam and previous inhabitants. The views are spectacular from all vantage points and thoroughly recommend a visit.

Thank Copsrule
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Dam is beautiful on both river and lake side. Vistor center view is exceptional. Tour of inside of dam no longer available to the public is unreal.

Thank BigGuy54
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

The Bull Shoals Dam is certainly a sight to see. On one side you have Bull Shoals Lake and the other the White River. The view is spectacular on a sunny summer day. I would recommend this for anyone to see.

Thank Kimberly S
Reviewed July 23, 2017

I had gone to Harrison, Arkansas to ride and enjoy the roads and the scenery. One of the suggested rides was circle from Harrison to Bull Shoals Dam and back. The highlight of the journey was spending a couple of hours at the visitor's center...More

Thank George H
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Staff was outstanding ! We booked a rv site at the last minute escaping our horrid resort rv locale with the assistance of the staff and I was a bit Leary based on our recent experience. The volunteer that was walking around the center was...More

Thank Marija L
Reviewed July 12, 2017

Take time to learn about the building of the Dam in the early 50's. It helped bring electricity to many small town's in Arkansas for the first time!!

Thank richardsN3815OO
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Nothing majorly spectacular about this dam. You can drive across it, or walk. The road part of the dam is well lit. Looking from downstream, you might miss it at night.

1  Thank Remy L
Reviewed June 27, 2017

Beautiful! Got up close on the lakeside. We rented a pontoon for the day. Scenery was beautiful and water was refreshing.

Thank Shakira-Gia
Reviewed May 29, 2017

You can drive around a turnabout next to the dam. It really has a beautiful view and gives you an idea of how deep the lake actually is.

Thank papagrit
Reviewed April 11, 2017

We took the kids here when the came to visit. The lake was high and all the gates on the dam were open. It was quite a site to see. The James A. Gaston Visitor Center offers some souvenirs and more great views. If you...More

Thank ezchair
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