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Excellent park ranger

We stopped here for an hour or 2. The site is interesting and the Trail of Tears overlook is... read more

Reviewed November 21, 2018
Beth A
The gateway of the western Ozark Highlands Trail!

This is a very beautiful park. There is a visitor's center that is very nice and it has a little... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
Muldrow, Oklahoma
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Reviewed November 21, 2018

We stopped here for an hour or 2. The site is interesting and the Trail of Tears overlook is sobering. Our history with Native Americans is very sad, but I'm proud of the National Parks System for telling it like it is. We spoke with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

This is a very beautiful park. There is a visitor's center that is very nice and it has a little gift shop in it. One attraction, for hikers, is the western entrance to the Ozark Highlands Trail. You can hike around Lake Fort Smith and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 1, 2018

The cabins are superb. Very modern, quiet, clean, comfortable, fully equipped, remote and very relaxing

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Loved our stay at this park in our travel trailer. The ground are clean and there are some trails near-by. One of my favorite spots to stay in our RV so far and we can’t wait to come back!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

We love this area when we want to get away from it all. The park is SO clean!! We have enjoyed some of the trails. Have not a chance to rent a campsite or cabin bit plan to in the future. Take old HWY 71...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 31, 2018

Wow.. I've never been treated so rudely by State Park employees in my life. One lady literally yelled at me for standing at the overlook for too long. We were originally planning on camping there that evening but (correctly) decided to venture to Devil's Den...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

We (partner and her mom) spent 2 days here and it was absoluteley stunning. Having found very little about this place i was very nervous to find out if this place was pretty or not. We traveled all the way from San Antonio,Texas. The scenery...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank ng012582
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Information center has some interesting displays. Has Lodge, Restaurant and Swimming pool. Lake has boat launches and Marina. Cabins and RV sites. RV sites are up to date with water and electrical pedestals - has a few Class A plus dump station. Scenic lake and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 21, 2018

We rented a one bed room cabin as part of a group for a family reunion. We also rented the pavilion which includes electrical outlets and ceiling fans. The whole group also took a boat ride at the marina which is also where we purchased...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 27, 2018

This is a beautiful state park at Lake Fort Smith - which is larger than I thought it would be. At the edge of the Ozark National Forest this place is great for family activities.

Date of experience: May 2018
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May 12, 2018|
Response from Gene R | Reviewed this property |
We are in a motor home and did not price rooms sorry
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Response from Michelle S | Reviewed this property |
They say it is because it is the city water source