Where is Steel Creek in Arkansas?

Where is Steel Creek in Arkansas?

Steel Creek Campground is about 3 miles east of Ponca, Arkansas off of Highway 74 and 13 miles west of Jasper, Arkansas. The tent campground has 26 campsites and the horse campground has 14 sites.

Can you camp along the Buffalo River in Arkansas?

You may camp along the river or hiking trail in a site of your own choosing as long as you stay ½ mile ABOVE or BELOW a designated National Park Service campground.

Is Kyle’s Landing open?

Campground map link. Kyles Landing Campground is about half way between Ponca and Jasper, Arkansas, off of Highway 74. The entrance road into Kyles is gravel and very rough, so a 4 wheel drive, high clearance vehicle is recommended. The campground has 33 sites and is open year round on a first come, first served basis.

How much does it cost to camp at Buffalo River?

Fees & Passes

Areas Campsites Campground Fee per Night
Buffalo Point Drive-in Sites 80 $30
Buffalo Point Walk-in Sites 21 $20
Buffalo Point Group Sites 5 $50**
Rush 12 $16

Is erbie campground open?

Buffalo National River is pleased to announce that the Erbie Campground — located off Hwy 7 between Jasper and Harrison — has reopened after being closed for nearly two years due to budget and staffing shortages. Campers will find some changes at Erbie, however.

How long is the Buffalo River Trail?

To hike the trail (also known as the BRT) is to know a vanishing American landscape, whether you take on its full 37-mile length from Boxley to Pruitt, day hike a portion or use it to access one of the many canyon-like side drainages that cascade several hundred feet to the Buffalo River below.

Can you camp on the banks of the Buffalo River?

Camping is permitted anywhere along the Buffalo River as long as it is 1/2 mile from any park maintained areas.

Where does the Buffalo River Trail start and end?

The Trail. The Buffalo River Trail (BRT) has multiple segments, the most popular being the 36-mile Western Section spanning from Boxley to Pruitt in Arkansas. By hiking between 9 and 13 miles a day, it can easily be tackled in a long weekend, or broken into segments of long day hikes.

Where does the Buffalo River Trail start?

The Buffalo River Trail (BRT) begins near Whiteley Cemetery in Boxley Valley and winds along the bluffs, gravel bars, and banks that cradle the river. The BRT passes scenic overlooks, old home sites, and wild areas, giving visitors a firsthand look at what best characterizes the Buffalo River.

Where is Tyler Bend in Arkansas?

Tyler Bend Campground is 2 miles off Highway 65 about 6 miles south of St. Joe, Arkansas. Half of the main loop drive-in sites (2 – 13) and half of the walk-in tent only sites (A – E) will be available for reservation at www.recreation.gov (see below) or by calling 1-877-444-6777.

Where is the campground at Steel Creek?

Half of the sites in the campground are available for reservations. Steel Creek is located about 3 miles east of Ponca, just off Highway 74.

Where’s the best camping in Arkansas?

Camp underneath the beautiful towering bluffs of northern Arkansas at Steel Creek’s Recreation Area & Campground. It’s no wonder how Steel Creek got to be so popular—right on the Buffalo River, there’s no doubt this is one of the most scenic camping spots in the area. What are you waiting for?

Is there a vault toilet at Steel Creek?

We camped at Steel Creek Campground in January 2017, which meant that it was free because it was off-season. The only amenity was a vault toilet, because it was off season. It was about 25 degrees in the valley when we camped here, which made for a cold night.

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