Sunrise on Lake Charles

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Lake Charles State Park

The Basics

Lake Charles State Park
3705 Highway 25
Powhatan, AR 72458

Phone: (870) 878-6595

Directions: From Hoxie: Go eight miles northwest on US Hwy 63, then go six miles south on Ark Hwy 25.

About Lake Charles

Located along the shore of 645 acre Lake Charles, anglers and nature lovers alike will enjoy what Lake Charles State Park has to offer. On the eastern foothills of the Ozark Mountains, Lake Charles offers fishing for bass, crappie, bream and catfish.

60 campsites are available for an overnight stay, and one Rent-An-RV is also offered. Lake Charles State Park also features picnic sites, trails, a screened-in pavilion, boat launch ramp, swimming beach, and a kids playground. A visitor's center is also available, selling gifts, camping items, and snacks.

Park staff offer interpretive programs, including party barge lake tours and guided kayak tours.

Features & Facilities

Visitor Center | Gift Shop | Nature Center | Pavilion | Picnic Area/Tables | Playground | Campground | Restrooms | Showers | Dump Station | Boat Ramp | Boat Dock | Fishing Pier

Activities Available

Camping | Hiking Trails | Canoeing/Kayaking | Swimming | Fishing

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