Millwood State Park

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Millwood State Park


Location:From junction of I-30 and US 71 at Texarkana, 16 miles north on US 71 to Ashdown, then 9 miles east on AR 32.
Facilities:116 campsites (including 112 with hookups, 3 primitive sites, and 1 Rent-An-RV), showers, restrooms, picnic areas, pavilion, playground, hiking and bicycle trails, a marina that has groceries, gifts, and boat rentals in addition to bait and gas, visitor center (é).
Activities:Camping, fishing, boating, hiking, mountain biking, bird watching, interpretive programs.
Special Features:Park is situated alongside Millwood Lake, a 29,260-acre fishing hotspot known nationwide. The lake regularly hosts bass tournaments; many trophy fish of over 10 pounds have been recorded and 4- and 5-pound catches are common.
Address:1564 Hwy 32 E
Ashdown, AR 71822

Phone:870-898-2800
Fax:870-898-2632
Web: www.arkansasstateparks.com/parks/park.asp?id=26
Size: 823 acres.

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The Oak Ridge Ravines site near the Hempstead and Howard counties border east of Millwood Lake is 1,018 acres with lots of big oak trees, including a species called Durand oak that is rare in Arkansas.
The wind - at times gusting over 20 mph - wasn't enough, however, to deter Blaukat and several other anglers from making a 180-mile run south past Millwood Lake to better fishing.
Nearby, fish for bass at Millwood Lake and enjoy the accommodations of Millwood State Park.
25,000 acres in Sevier County between Little River and the Cossatot River above Millwood Lake.