Bard Springs

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Please check wtih District for availablility of campsites.  Small campground with Adirondack-type shelters in a remote mountain setting on a small scenic stream. It provides a good site for a base camp for hikers in the Caney Creek Wilderness.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Five Adirondack-type shelters available for campingĀ  Day Use Area
Area Amenities: Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees Shelters: $8 per night. Day Use Area: Free
Open Season: March
Usage: Light
Best Season: Spring-Fall
Busiest Season: Spring
Closest Towns: 7 miles north of Athens, Arkansas.
Water: None
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

Take Arkansas Hwy. 84 west of Glenwood, AR; turn northwest on Arkansas Hwy. 246 at Athens, AR; turn right (north) on Forest Service Road 38 for 7 miles; turn right (east) on Forest Service Road 106 for 1/2 mile.


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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Small campground with Adirondack-type shelters in a remote mountain setting.

Sleeping Shelter5 adirondack shelters.
No. of Sites None
No. of Accessible sites None
Status: Open

Cabin Rentals

5 Adirondack-type shelters


Hiking

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Picnicking

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Water Activities

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Amenities

Toilets Vault
Picnic tables
Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
34.3911861

  Longitude : 
-94.0108750