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Top 5 Fall Camping Spots in Hot Springs | Hot Springs National Park Arkansas

Top 5 Fall Camping Spots in Hot Springs

Cool, crisp, Autumn air rushes through the streets of Hot Springs and the leaves turn to shades of red, orange, and yellow. As we dip into October and November, Hot Springs begins to showcase breathaking fall foliage around every corner. Soak up all the beauty fall has to offer in Hot Springs with our top five fall camping spots below!

Gulpha Gorge

Want a secluded camp spot just minutes away from historic downtown Hot Springs? Gulpha Gorge is the spot for you! Unique features include scenic hiking trails and a winding creek, running right through the campground. Gulpha Gorge Campground accommodates both tents and RVs and includes full hookups: 30 and 50 amp electric, water and sewer connections. Sites are first come first serve. For more information on Gulpha Gorge Campground, click here.

Lake Ouachita

One of the top camping locations in Hot Springs, Lake Ouachita has 40,000 acres of clear water to explore while skiing, swimming, scuba diving, boating, kayaking and fishing! The park has 93 campsites, accommodating RVs and tents, with some right on the water. Eight fully equipped cabins are also available to rent overlooking the lake. With horseback riding, guided hikes, eagle cruises, and kayak tours there's endless fun to be had at Lake Ouachita. Surrounded by the Ouachita National Forest and the gorgeous waters of Lake Ouachita - this campground is a desirable location for your next camping excursion! For more information on camping at Lake Ouachita, click here.

Lake Catherine State Park

A peaceful place to pitch your tent, Lake Catherine State Park is located on Lake Catherine and is most notable for its breathtaking waterfall. The park has 20 fully equipped cabins, including one two-bedroom cabin with a patio overlooking the water and private access to the lake from its own fishing pier. The park offers 70 campsites, many of which are on the lakeshore. Take a guided hike, lake tour, or seasonal guided horseback ride! For more information on camping at Lake Catherine State Park, click here.

KOA Campground

The highest rated RV park in Hot Springs, KOA Kampground is located just a short 2 mile drive from downtown and historic Bathhouse Row. Just a skip and a jump from Magic Springs Water & Theme Park but tucked away into the ideal quiet camping scene. You can find RV Sites, Cabins and Tent Sites available at KOA for a peaceful stay while in Hot Springs. Amenities include a swimming pool, duck & fishing pond, a playground, game arcade a mini golf course and more! For more information on the Hot Springs KOA Kampground click here.

Catherine's Landing

Take glamping to another level with the yurts at Catherine Landing! Surround yourself with views of beautiful Lake Catherine and lush forest to explore just steps from your yurt, tent or cottage. Amenities include a heated pool, fire pits for toasting marshmallows, hiking trails, a fitness center and much more. Get all the comforts of home like a comfortable bed, climate control and even wifi right in the woods + you're just a short drive to fun-filled area attractions. For more information on camping at Catherine's Landing, click here.

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