Crystal Springs (Ar) Day-Use

Crystal Springs (Ar) Day-Use

The Crystal Springs (Ar) Day-Use location is in Royal, Arkansas
71968. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Crystal Springs (Ar) Day-Use facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

1330 N. Crystal Springs Rd.


Phone number


Campground information Royal, Arkansas


 Crystal Springs Day-Use Area, perched on the shores of Lake Ouachita in Arkansas, is an ideal spot for families, friends and couples. Approximately 1.2 million people visit the lake each year to explore its crystal clear waters and scenic mountain landscape.

Click here for the Lake Ouachita Virtual Tour.


Visitors enjoy fishing, water skiing, hiking and boating. Scuba diving is particularly popular because of the lake’s high underwater visibility. Small and rare freshwater jellyfish (non-stinging) can be found, in addition to many types of fish, including the striped bass, lazily drifting between rocks. 

Bald eagles are a big attraction for bird watchers and photographers in winter months.


The Day-Use Pavilion has electrical hook-ups, picnic tables, and lighting. Other amenities include a bathroom/shower facility, a playground, and a swim beach. 

Natural Features

Lake Ouachita is nestled in the Ouachita Mountains just 10 miles west of Hot Springs National Park. The pool is fed by the cool waters of the Ouachita River and extends about 30 miles over 40,000 surface acres.


This location is unstaffed. To speak with our main office for general information, please call: (501) 767-2101.

Nearby Attractions

Part of the scenic 223-mile Ouachita National Recreation Trail runs just north of the lake. Here, hikers and mountain bikers can explore an array of breathtaking views in the Ouachita Mountains.

Frequently Asked Questions About 1330 N. Crystal Springs Rd. Royal, AR

How do I make a reservation with Crystal Springs (Ar) Day-Use?

To make reservations at Crystal Springs (Ar) Day-Use, you can call the office at 501-767-2101.

Where is Crystal Springs (Ar) Day-Use located?

The Crystal Springs (Ar) Day-Use is located at 1330 N. Crystal Springs Rd. in Royal,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Crystal Springs (Ar) Day-Use have tent or RV camping?

Crystal Springs (Ar) Day-Use offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 501-767-2101 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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