Arrow Rock Campground and Camping

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About the Campground

On the eastern edge of Kansas' Flinthills Region, Arrow Rock Park is on Melvern Lake. It draws outdoor enthusiasts from a wide range of disciplines. Melvern Lake covers approximately 7000 acres of water and 18,000 acres of land open for public use. Arrow Rock Park offers 45 campsites (24 with electric/water hook-ups), a group picnic shelter, boat ramp, and numerous individual picnic sites. Other amenities include a shower building, sanitary dump station, several vault toilets, courtesy dock with fish cleaning station, and a playground.

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • ADA Access
  • Accessible Restroom
  • Boat Launch Ramp
  • Comfort Station
  • Dump Station
  • Flush Toilet
  • Playground
  • Potable Water
  • Showers
  • Vault Toilet


Peak Season
May 01 2010 -
Sep 29 2010
Peak Season
May 01 2011 -
Sep 30 2011

Alerts and Important Information Reservations must be made at least 2 days in advance. 2 night minimum on weekends. . There is a limit of 1 wheeled camper and 1 tent or 2 tents per camp pad. The park is open year round. Facilities are available May 1 to September 30 and a park attendant is on duty. Tent and recreational vehicle visitors are welcome on all sites. For more information call 785-549-3318.

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 16 2010 to Dec 14 2010
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Arrow Rock
Campground Phone: 785-549-3318
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777

Emporia, KS

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More About Arrow Rock Campground

Arrow Rock is a campground located in Emporia, Kansas. This is a US Forest Service campground. All reservations can be made by calling 1-877-444-6777.

To find this campground check the map shown above, or enter -95.75944 latitude, and -95.75944 longitude into your GPS device.

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