Read and rate Travel Journal Entries for Lake Fort Smith State Park, Arkansas, United States

Apr 26, 2016 - Lake Fort Smith State Park

We are in the Ozarks this trip, and Spring has definitely sprung. The forest is lush, green, and absolutely beautiful. On the way up, we stopped in Fort Smith and had lunch at the Green Papaya; we now have a new favorite restaurant in Fort Smith. We had spring rolls with peanut sauce and Pho (an incredible bowl of soup--so large that we split an order and it was so good we may just come home through Fort Smith to see what else they have). Lake Fort Smith State Park is in a narrow valley with Lake Fort Smith at the bottom of it. A long...

Jump to full entry

Aug 26, 2009 - It's been awhile since I added to my log, a lot has happened.

The Moosefish got restless and decided to make a short trip, with the 3 of us on-board and the car in tow. But the car developed a flat tire. After an hour at Wal-mart and a new tire, off we go West on I-40 to Alma, then north on I-540 to Lake Fort Smith State Park. This park has been closed for about 6 years has has been reborn into a beautiful state park. The campground is relatively small with 20 full service RV sites, and 10 w/e sites for smaller units and tenters. There is a swimming pool here, picnic area, fishing boat launching, but...

Jump to full entry