Big Coon Creek Campground and Camping

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About the Campground

Big Coon Creek Campground is located on Gillham Lake in southwest Arkansas. Big Coon Creek Campground is located on Gillham Lake in southwest Arkansas. Visitors enjoy camping, hunting, fishing, and water recreation. The Big Coon Creek Campground offers 31 sites with electric and water hookups. Visitors enjoy camping, hunting, fishing, and water recreation. The Big Additional amenities include hot showers, a boat ramp, swimming beach, a Coon Creek Campground offers 31 sites with electric and water hookups. Additional amenities include hot showers, a boat ramp, swimming beach, a dump station, a playground and an amphitheater. dump station, a playground, and an amphitheater.

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • Accessible Restroom
  • Boat Launch Ramp
  • Canoeing
  • Dump Station
  • Fishing
  • Flush Toilet
  • Hunting
  • Nature Trails
  • Pit Restroom
  • Playground
  • Potable Water
  • Showers
  • Swimming

Fees

Peak Season
May 14 2010 -
Sep 11 2010
STANDARD ELECTRIC $13.00-$15.00
Walk In Season
Sep 12 2010 -
Oct 31 2010
STANDARD ELECTRIC $13.00-$15.00
Walk In Season
Mar 01 2011 -
May 14 2011
STANDARD ELECTRIC $13.00-$15.00
Peak Season
May 15 2011 -
Sep 15 2011
STANDARD ELECTRIC $13.00-$15.00

Alerts and Important Information *Reservations must be made at least 3 days in advance. 2 nights minimum on weekends, 3 nights minimum on holidays.* Sites may be available on a first come - first served basis outside the reservation period. Attendants are on duty from 10am-10pm and the campground telephone number is (870) 385-7126.

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 17 2010 to Dec 14 2010
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Big Coon Creek
Campground Phone: 870-584-4161
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777
Location: Dequeen (near Texarkana), AR
Phone: 870-584-4161

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More About Big Coon Creek Campground

Big Coon Creek is a campground located in Texarkana, Arkansas. 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 -94.32 latitude, and -94.32 longitude into your GPS device.

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