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Mississippi River State Park

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This is a small, but beautiful campground! There's only 14 full hook up RV sites and 3 tent only... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2018
Sdurdin
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Southaven, Mississippi
Great Campground!

Beech point loop on Bear Creek Lake has great campsites with full hookups (as well as several tent... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2018
Rver_AR
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Little Rock, Arkansas
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

This is a small, but beautiful campground! There's only 14 full hook up RV sites and 3 tent only sites. All RV sites are huge, have beautiful water views and most have water access. Many of them are fenced to get you closer to the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sdurdin
ADPT-Region3, General Manager at Mississippi River State Park, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

We are happy that you enjoyed the Beech Point Campground. We think it is something special too. I’ll make sure to pass on your kind words to the staff. It will make them feel very appreciated and they enjoy hearing about people who have visited....More

Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Beech point loop on Bear Creek Lake has great campsites with full hookups (as well as several tent sites). Sites are angled and separated by grassy areas to afford some privacy, trees on every site provide some shade, all lakeside. Nice bathhouse facilities. Swim beach....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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ADPT-Region3, Manager at Mississippi River State Park, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2018

We are happy that you enjoyed your stay at Beech Point Campground on Bear Creek Lake. Our staff works hard to keep everything in order. We are also pleased that you visited the confluence and enjoyed the area just as much as us. (We named...More

Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

We’ve been camping in Arkansas for over 10 years and had never heard of this park. Our reservation at another location Park was canceled because of flooding so we had to scramble to find another place. This is a great campground. There are 17 sites,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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ADPT-Region3, Manager at Mississippi River State Park, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

We are glad you enjoyed your stay at Mississippi River State Park. Our employees take great pride in the park and all its new features. We try to provide quality access to the forest at a reasonable price. I’ll pass this nice note along to...More

Reviewed June 25, 2017

We spent the weekend in Campsite 12 and our friends were in Campsite 6. The bathrooms are clean and private, you dont have to share it with anyone while you are in there, you lock the door, they have 4 with handicapped showers. The campground...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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ADPT-Region3, Manager at Mississippi River State Park, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2017

Thank you for choosing to hang out at Mississippi River State Park. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. I will look into seeing if it is possible to get wi-fi in the campground. The park is still new and we are continuing to...More

Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

This park is so well kept. The Visitor Center is lovely with lots of hands on activities for kids, nice gift shop, firewood and wagons for those camping. There are picnic tables near the parking lot at the Visitor Center and a short trail called...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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ADPT-Region3, Manager at Mississippi River State Park, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2017

Thank you for visiting Mississippi River State Park. We are glad you enjoyed the trails!

Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

We were surprised with the facility's at the park. We were part of a group that used their conference/multiple use room. Room was very nice, staff was very friendly/helpful and I would certainly recommend this room for groups. Close to town, but far enough out...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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ADPT-Region3, Manager at Mississippi River State Park, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2016

We are glad you had a great experience at Mississippi River State Park while using the Multi-purpose room. We hope to see you back at the park!

Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

We were told about this park from a camping facebook group member. This a very beautiful and quite park, Only 17 sites. We stayed at lot 14, all sites have a lake side view. Book ahead of time. Pro's: Clean Bathrooms, Nature Trails, Great Fishing,...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed April 4, 2016

We were told about this new state park in an Arkansas visitor center. Fortunately they had an RV, full hookup campsite available as there are only 17 spaces. The campsites are beautifully situated on a lake and we were greeted by the honks of several...More

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank Richard N
Reviewed March 28, 2016

Yes, as one reviewer pointed out, it is off the beaten path but that is one of the reasons we love it so much. The sites are HUGE with plenty of privacy between you and your neighbors. Full hook ups with plenty of power options...More

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank Duane W
Reviewed March 24, 2016

This State Park is a bit out of the way and, if you're not a fisher, maybe not a top choice for a camping location. The campsites are located on a small island of few trees but is well constructed and maintained. The lack of...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Melinda C
August 24, 2018|
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Response from ADPT-Region3 | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for choosing to stay at Beech Point Campground at Mississippi River State Park. Site 17T has trees around the site and there are a pair of trees that could be used for a hammock. The site also has railing... More
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mljma
April 12, 2017|
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Response from ADPT-Region3 | Property representative |
Our swim beach has to meet Arkansas Department of Health regulations in testing. During the spring and summer of 2016 we had Canada Geese take up residency on our beach. The park also received a significant amount of rain... More
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b0ld0g
October 3, 2016|
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Response from ADPT-Region3 | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in Mississippi River State Park. Bear Creek Lake is one of two larger lakes found inside Mississippi River State Park. The lake is a 625 acre lake. It is great for canoeing, kayaking, and... More
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