The place to be and be seen in the summer. As its name implies, this island of naturally occurring sand is unique among the Ozark Mountain lakes. This very popular beach, with its oasis type tree shaded interior, can be accessed only by boat. Located in the center of the Big Creek Arm, between the Hand Cove and Jordan Recreation Areas.
This public day use area has a boat launch ramp and parking. The area has a gradual walk to the water with good locations for shoreline fishing. It is a good place to have a bring a blanket picnic, swim, or fish along the lake shore. This is the northern gateway to the Hand Cove/Jordan Area beaches and Sand Island.
This park on the southeast end of Norfork Lake has a boat launch with courtesy dock, a swim beach, picnic areas, group shelter. Campsites are in an area shaded by towering pines. Several sites are on the bluff overlooking Norfork Lake. The park has flush toilets & drinking water. This is the southern gateway to the Jordan/Hand Cove area beaches.
Set among Arkansas pines and hardwoods in the central portion of Norfork Lake with scenic views. Bidwell Point has camping with water and electric at most sites, shaded picnic areas and a group shelter. Boat launching ramp, swimming beach area, playgrounds, flush toilets, showers, drinking water, dump station. Open April 1- September 30
This popular, minimally developed beach area on the northern part of Norfork Lake has a boat launch ramp, parking area, sand beach, primitive camping and shoreline fishing. Calamity Beach is a good place to spread a blanket on the beach.
Newly renovated, Cranfield Park is on the central portion of Norfork Lake. Facilities include 2 boat launch areas with courtesy dock, swimming beach area, picnic areas, 2 group shelters, 0.75 mile nature trail, 2 playgrounds and an amphitheater. Cranfield Park has shaded campsites – all sites have electric and water hookups.
This park has excellent facilities and is located on the scenic north area of the Bennetts Bayou Arm of Norfork Lake. Gamaliel has a boat launch ramp with courtesy dock, swimming beach area, picnic areas, group shelter, playground, nature interpretive area, and a 1 mile nature trail. There are campsites, flush toilets and picnic areas.
Georges Cove provides good lake access to the southern portion of Norfork Lake. Facilities include a boat launch with a courtesy dock
This park just off of Highway 62 east in Henderson has 2 boat launch ramps with a courtesy dock, flush toilets, picnic grounds and a group shelter. The campground has campsites with electric hook ups, offers scenic Norfork Lake views & is located in the central portion of the lake. The park has drinking water and both marine & camper dump station
Boat launch ramp, parking, vault toilets. Campsites with picnic tables in a park like setting overlooking Norfork Lake. Most sites have electric and water hookups. Camping reservations are suggested. Boat launch ramp is open year round.
This secluded area on the northern portion of Norfork Lake provides a lake access with parking in the area south of Udall Missouri.
This well developed recreational area in the central portion of Norfork Lake has 2 boat launches with courtesy dock, a playground, picnic areas, group shelters, and a swim beach. The trailhead for David’s Trail is in Panther Bay. The wooded campground has sites with electricity. There are showers, flush toilets
This day use area has about 10 miles of hiking and mountain biking trails with trail heads and parking areas on both sides of Highway 201. The trails range from beginner to moderate and provide access to scenic and remote areas of Norfork Lake. The boat launch with courtesy dock. Picnic tables are available. The area is good for shoreline fishing.
This park's day use area on Norfork Lake has a newly renovated swim beach, boat launch with courtesy dock, playground, picnic area, pavilion, volleyball court, basketball goal. This is an area of fantastic fishing in the spring and throughout the summer. This is the western gateway to the Jordan/Hand Cove area beaches and Sand Island.
Boat launch ramp with courtesy dock and parking. Good area for fishing. Open all year.
Robinson Point Recreation Area 2390 Robinson Point Road (Off US62 E to County Rd. 279), Mountain Home,AR 72653
This large, newly renovated park is at the central portion of the lake. The boat launch has a courtesy dock. There is a swim beach area, picnic area, group shelter, playground, and 3 mile Recreation Trail. The camping area has sites with 30 and 50 amp electric hookups. There are flush toilets & drinking water. Open April 1- October 31.
Boat launch ramp and limited parking available all year.
Tecumseh is located on the upper reaches of the lake in more of a river-like setting and is a popular site for canoeing and kayaking. It is a smaller park with 7 campsites without hookups. The park has vault toilets, drinking water, and a launching ramp.
Boat launch ramp with a courtesy dock. It is located on the upper reaches of the lake in more of a river type setting. 7 campsites without electric hookups, toilets, sanitary dump station, drinking water. This area is popular for canoeing, kayaking and fishing.
This small wooded park provides good boating access to Big Creek, Brushy Creek and the southeast portion of the Norfork Lake.