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Tar Camp Campground Arkansas River - Pool 5 Arkansas

Tar Camp Overview

Tar Camp has 58 campsites (45 with electric and water hookups) and is located near Pool 5 Lock and Dam next to the Arkansas River.

Campsites can accommodate tents, trailers and RVs (up to 58 feet). Each campsite also has a table, BBQ pedestal, lantern post, shade ramada and paved parking pad. Amenities include drinking water, flush toilets, showers, trash collection and a dump station. There are also 2 large group picnic shelters (up to 60 people each), a rock climbing wall, playground and basketball court.

Other campgrounds nearby include Ste Marie Park (16 miles) and Willow Beach (17 miles).

Area Recreation & Activities

The area is famous for its first-class fishing. Other fun includes boating, kayaking, canoeing, paddle boarding, swimming, hiking, biking, hunting, picnicking and wildlife viewing. Little Rock, the state capital and largest city in Arkansas, is also a short drive away and offers many amenities and cultural attractions.

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Amenities
  • Bathhouse
  • BBQ Grills
  • Campground Host
  • Cell Service Poor
  • Drinking Water
  • Fire Pit
  • Fire Rings
  • Firewood Available
  • Golden Age & Access Passports accepted
  • Grills
  • Group Pavilion
  • Lantern Post
  • Pets OK
  • Picnic Tables
  • RV Hookups
  • Showers
  • Trash Collection
Activities
  • Basketball
  • Biking
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Lake
  • Nature Trails
  • Paddle boarding (SUP)
  • Photography
  • Picnicking
  • Playground
  • Rock Climbing
  • Swimming
  • Walking Trails
  • Water Sports
  • Wildlife Viewing
4600 River Road
Redfield, Arkansas 72132
501 397-5101
Lat / Long:

34.4497222, -92.1125

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Regions
Campsite Types
  • ADA
  • Electric & Water Hookup
  • RV
  • Tent
  • Trailer
# of Campsites:

58

# of RV Hookup Campsites:

45

Campsite Vehicle Size:

Up to 58 feet.

Season:

March 1 – October 31

Elevation:

303

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