Bard Springs Recreation Area Is One Of The Most Underrated Summer Destinations In Arkansas

You don’t have to fight crowds to have a summertime adventure. You just have to know where to go, and we’ve got just the spot for those seeking some secluded fun – Bard Springs Recreation Area. Like a little slice of paradise, the area is brimming with beauty, including a waterfall swimming hole.

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For more information on Bard Springs Dam, call the Ouachita National Forest office at (501) 321-5202. You can also visit the USDA website.

So, did you know about this recreation area? Ever visited Bard Springs? If so, what’d you think? Tell us!

Bard Springs is just one of the great places to swim in Arkansas. Click here to read about a secluded creek that’s sure to become a new favorite.

Address: Bard Springs, Forest Service Road 38, Umpire, AR 71971, USA