Float Camp Picnic Area Campground and Camping

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About the Campground

Located only 150 from the cool waters of the crystal clear Current River, the covered pavilion sits under large shade trees and offers picnic tables, a BBQ pit, and electric service. A primitive campground is only mile away for those who want to spend several days. Boat launching facilities are also located nearby. Vault restrooms and a changing area are available. Horseshoe and volleyball equipment is available for groups in addition to hiking, fishing, and swimming. No lifeguard is on duty so please do not leave children unattended. Doniphan is 4 miles away and offers floating outfitters, restaurants, and motels.

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • Accessible Restroom
  • Electrical Plug On Site
  • Fishing
  • Grills
  • Horse Shoes
  • Picnic Tables
  • Refuse Containers
  • Restroom
  • Swimming
  • Table
  • Vault Toilet
  • Volleyball
Within 10 Miles
  • Hiking Trail


Peak Season
May 01 2010 -
Oct 01 2010
Peak Season
May 07 2011 -
Sep 22 2011

Alerts and Important Information Reservations must be made at least 4 days in advance. There is no water or pay phone at this day use area. All vehicles are required to pay a parking fee of $2/vehicle, upon entering the day use area. Season passes are accepted or parking fee is payable on entry.

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 18 2010 to Jun 14 2011
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Float Camp Picnic Area
Campground Phone: 573-325-4233
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777

Poplar Bluff, MO

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More About Float Camp Picnic Area Campground

Float Camp Picnic Area is a campground located in Poplar Bluff, Missouri. 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 -90.87139 latitude, and -90.87139 longitude into your GPS device.

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