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Lake Charles
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Lake Charles
Description - Lake Charles State Park is a perfect camp for exploring the area's historical and natural attractions.

Attractions - Lake Charles, 645 acres of spring-fed waters in the Ozark foothills, offers fine catches of bass, crappie, bream and catfish. The park includes 61 campsites, picnic sites, a screened standard pavilion with ceiling fans, launch ramp, hiking trails, sandy swimming beach and interpretive programs.

This park is a perfect camp for exploring the area's historical and natural attractions (see Old Davidsonville and Powhatan Courthouse). Springtime float-fishing on area rivers is popular, and hunting is available in nearby wildlife management areas.

Recreation - Lake Charles State Park offers camping, picnicking, hiking, swimming, fishing, and boating activities. Springtime float-fishing on area rivers is popular, and hunting is available in nearby wildlife management areas.

Climate - Arkansas has a temperate climate with the coldest temperatures near freezing during December, January and February. Daytime highs for these months usually reach 55 degrees F. Spring and fall temperatures are very mild with lows dipping to 44 degrees F and highs reaching 70 degrees F. July and August are the hottest months of the year with average temperatures reaching 90 degrees F. June and September average temperatures usually reach into the mid-eighties. Spring and winter months are the wettest of the year.

Location - Lake Charles State Park is located in the Ozark Mountains Region of northeastern Arkansas. From the town of Hoxie, travel eight miles northwest on U.S. 63, then go six miles south on Arkansas Hwy. 25 to the park

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Lake Charles State Park, 3705 Highway 25 , Powhatan, AR, 72458, Phone: 870-878-6595
, lakechas@arkansas.com

Additional Information:
Arkansas Lakes and Reservoirs - There are 15 lakes all across the state and eight locks and dams found along the Arkansas River.
Arkansas State Parks - Arkansas's beautiful natural resources and history can be found in over 50 state parks and museums throughout the state.
Ozark Mountains Region - The Ozark Mountains in northwest Arkansas provide abundant outdoor recreation, scenic driving and developed urban areas.

Arkansas State Parks - Official Arkansas State Parks website.


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